Mt Buller

Mt Buller is an easy and scenic drive from the city and offers everything you need for an incredible snow experience. With a beautiful village nestled on top of the mountain, excellent terrain and great dining, Mt Buller is the perfect escape.


Often affectionately known as ‘Melbourne’s mountain’, Mt Buller is an easy and scenic three-hour drive from the city and offers a fantastic snow experience no matter what you’re looking for.

With the largest lift network in Victoria, Mt Buller offers plenty of choice in terrain - whether you're looking to tear up some serious black runs or stick to the groomers. And with a huge range of activities to take part in, there’s something for everyone - from tobogganing at the two snow play parks (complete with their own snowmaking systems) and enjoying a breathtaking sled dog ride, to snowshoeing, day spas and the National Alpine Museum, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Fast Facts
  • Three-hour drive from Melbourne
  • Daily bus services - let someone else do the driving
  • Snow Factory snowmaking system that guarantees snow all season
  • Wide range of accommodation types from hostels and lodges to luxury hotels and private chalets
  • Over 40 cafes, bars and restaurants ranging from easy takeaway to fine dining
  • 12 retail and rental outlets
  • World class ski and snowboard school, and the Buller Kids’ Centre which caters for children from just three months old  
  • Day spa, sled dog tours, snowshoe tours, Australia’s highest cinema and more
  • Victoria’s largest lifting system, with 22 lifts covering 300 hectares of skiable terrain
Quick Stats

Highest lifted altitude1780m
Drive distance (Melb city)235km
Skiable area300ha
Snow making area78ha
Total number of lifts22
Beginners terrain20%
Intermediate terrain45%
Advanced terrain35%
Terrain park5
Snow sports schoolYes
Night SkiingYes
Equipment HireYes



Mt Buller’s state of the art Snow Factory can make snow in any conditions, and means the resort can guarantee snow for you to enjoy from opening weekend in June right through until the closing weekend on 30 September.


The big news at Mt Buller this season is the brand new Bourke Street Express Chairlift, a gleaming, $6 million six-seater that will whisk skiers up Bourke Street in just over two minutes. This is great news for seasoned Buller visitors and newbies alike – getting you on the slopes quicker than ever.


The fun doesn’t stop when the sun goes down with Mt Buller’s Twilight Sessions! On Saturdays and Sundays from 6 July to 25 August 2019 you can ski, board or take a lesson on Bourke St ski run until 8.30pm, all under lights.

Visit the resort website for more information