Falls Creek Ski Resort is the largest alpine ski resort located in northeast Victoria, Australia. Just like the Thredbo Ski Resort in New South Wales, it is one of the most popular destinations for downhill winter sports in the entire country. There are also a wide variety of activities and attractions at Falls Creek throughout the year. People flock to this resort for the beautiful landscape of the Victorian Alps, the abundant snowfall, the amazing alpine terrain, and the multitude of options for Falls Creek accommodations, activities, and attractions. When you plan a trip to this resort, especially if you are taking advantage of Falls Creek ski packages, you will enjoy access to great dining, shopping, and lodging options that range of economy rentals to luxury accommodations.
Although activities such as hiking, driving the summit of Mt. McKay, fishing, and exploring historic huts are popular during the Australian summer months, it truly is the Falls Creek Ski Resort where all the excitement starts. You just can’t match the amount of snowfall anywhere else in Victoria, and you certainly will not find better ski runs anywhere within six hours. There are over 92 ski runs at Falls Creek. If you take advantage of Falls Creek ski packages, you may be able to realize significant savings on the slope-side Falls Creek accommodations.
The top elevation at Falls Creek is just over 6,000 feet. Skiers and snowboarders alike will relish in the over 1,100 acres of skiable terrain. The longest run at Falls Creek is over 1.8 miles long and the vertical rise is nothing to sneeze at. There is also an amazing terrain park, lessons for skiers and boarders of all ages and skill levels, and equipment rentals. Services at the Falls Creek Ski Resort also include childcare, super markets, about twenty different restaurants and bars, a post office, and some shopping. Falls Creek ski packages come in a variety of forms and help you save money on things like accommodations, lift passes, and dining in the village.
There are over 4,200 beds in the ski village, so you need not worry about finding suitable Falls Creek accommodations. You can find savings at accommodations such as the Attunga Lodge, Kilimanjaro Apartments, and Koki Alpine Resort (all located right at the resort) when you book ski packages through Falls Creek. Julian’s Lodge and Apartments provides the most affordable, economy lodging to be found on the premises, and are also centrally located to the slopes and the village. You can also enjoy Falls Creek in absolute luxury in places like the Cooroorna Lodge and Frueauf Village. There are a variety of accommodations off-site in places such as Mt. Beauty, Howman’s Gap, and Bogong Village. Adults and kids alike will have an amazing time staying in the vicinity of the village, as there is simply so much to do. Kids can toboggan and tube during the day, and parents have the option of childcare services if you want to get out for an afternoon for a romantic lunch in this charming Alpine village in the heart of Victoria, Australia. This is easily one of the best places for downhill sports in Australia. You cannot go wrong if you plan your next ski vacation to this destination, but if you do want to look far and wide to other ski destinations in Australia, check out Mt Buller and Perisher Blue as well.