Mt Baw Baw
Get set for exhilarating snow sports in winter and scenic alpine adventures any time of year at Mt Baw Baw. Ski down misty white slopes, race down spring trails on a mountain bike, and take in the changing Alpine scenery all year round.
Enjoy over 30 hectares of skiing terrain at Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort. The village has a friendly atmosphere, modern facilities and caters for both day-trippers and long-term visitors. With accommodation, ski hire, food outlets, medical and information centres all within easy walking distance of the car parks, it's an ideal base from which to explore the surrounding region.
Get outdoors and revel in the spectacular Alpine scenery of Baw Baw National Park all year round. Explore the Thomson and Aberfeldy river valleys and enjoy all kinds of outdoor activities, from hiking and cycling to rafting and abseiling.
Unwind on a peaceful bushwalk through snow gun forests and discover local wildlife and vibrant wildflowers. Take a self-guided audio tour and learn all about the area's history and native flora and fauna. With 10 kilometres of nearby trails, there are plenty of walks suitable for all ages and abilities. And for those with a bit of stamina, why not try the full day expedition to the magnificent Mushroom Rocks?
Thrills and spills
Up the ante with a high octane holiday on the mountain bike trails of Mt Baw Baw. The all new mountain bike descent, known as DH1, allows experienced mountain bikers to get their adrenaline pumping on a 1.5 kilometre downhill ride that takes only two minutes. There's even a shuttle bus to take eager riders back to the top.
Mt Baw Baw's 10 kilometre labyrinth of mountain biking trails is also ideal for cross-country and downhill mountain biking. And trails come complete with raised decking to ensure that weather conditions don't interfere with the ride.
Things to do
Less than two hours from Melbourne, Mt Baw Baw Resort in Gippsland offers snowboarding, downhill and cross-country skiing, tobogganing and snow-play.