Mount Baw Baw

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Mt Baw Baw is Melbourne’s closest downhill ski resort! Carve your own path at Baw Baw - tackle one of our terrain parks, try the Big Air Bag, explore our downhill playgrounds or indulge in a little snowplay! Tobogganing and a ride on the Howling Husky Dog Sled are popular with the kids, or simply relax in the Rock Pool Spa or wine and dine at the Village Restaurant. Mt Baw Baw has an integrated network of seven ski lifts servicing over 30 hectares of skiing terrain.

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Snow Resort Stats



Elevation Top 1564m
Elevation Bottom 1450m
Vertical Drop 120m
Skiable Terrain 30ha
Longest Run
Beginner 25%
Intermediate 64%
Advanced 11%
Total Number of Trails



Total 6
Highest Lifted Point 1564m
Gondolas & Trams 0
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads 0
Quad Chairs 0
Triple Chairs 0
Double Chairs 0
Surface Lifts 6
Uphill Capacity 500people/hour

Snow Making

Snow Making 70 000 cubic metres/ season
Total Number of Guns
Annual Average Snowfall 99cm

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

Total 2
Name Tank Hill Terrain Park
Half Pipes
Half Pipe Size
Total Terrain Park Area Size

Location & Travel Info
Country: Australia
Region: Victoria
Address: Mt Baw Baw
Phone: 03 5165 1136
Nearest Town: Tanjil Bren
Nearest Airport: Melbourne
Mount Baw Baw Resort Reviews & Discussion
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Next Snow
ResortSnow Forecasted
(7 Day Forecast)
Mount Aspiring61 cm
Mount Cook47 cm
Tukino29 cm
Turoa29 cm
Whakapapa29 cm
Hotham24 cm
Mount Buller23 cm
Mount Stirling23 cm
Falls Creek21 cm
Hanmer Springs19 cm
Last updated - 12 hours ago
Mount Baw Baw On Twitter
  • MountBawBaw: The snow keeps coming! @WINNews_Gip @tennewsmelb @9NewsGippsland #snowvic 16 hrs ago
  • MountBawBaw: Yes @JaneBunn you were spot on with your snow forecast. Looks beautiful up here today #snowvic #downhillskiing… 19 hrs ago
  • MountBawBaw: visitgippsland's video and it's snowing up here now! 14 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: 10cm of Natural Snow overnight with more falling right now! 28 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: LIFTS TURNING Due to some amazing snowmaking conditions overnight we have been able to open Hut Run to Tower 2 33 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Keep an eye on our webcams for all conditions on mountain! 34 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: There is so much happening for our Opening Weekend celebrations! We can't wait to see everyone up the mountain this… 48 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Todays snow report bought to you by @howlinghuskys! 52 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: More snow in the forecast this week with the toboggan slope and snowplay areas still open! 53 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: @LisaNEdwards Just carry at the moment, but this can change later in the day. 54 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: @LisaNEdwards Hey Lisa, Yes all cars require chains to travel to Mt Baw Baw during the declared snow season. 54 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Not a cloud in sight and the perfect day for a fast toboggan ride! 54 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Jeff Garlett from .@melbournefc enjoying the snow at Mt Baw Baw #snowvic #mfc #winter #mtbawbawpurejoy 56 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: First day of Winter, and the first day of our 2017 Snow Season 57 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: BREAKING NEWS The resort is opening tomorrow with no entry fees until 11th June. Snow play from the 1st June, Tobog… 58 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: More snow overnight with snowmen making tobogganing all happening this morning! 58 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: The snow has fallen all day with 5-10cm recorded across the village! ❄️️❄️️❄️️ 59 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Cirrently Snowing with 5-10cm expected! 59 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: The .@howlinghuskys have arrived! First snow run for the year #mtbawbaw #purejoy #snowvic 60 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Official reading of 12cm and still falling! 61 days ago