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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.

Downloadable Trailmap

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)
Whistler78 cm
Niseko70 cm
Lake Louise43 cm
Hakuba37 cm
Fernie22 cm
Mount Cook21 cm
Mount Aspiring14 cm
Sun Peaks13 cm
Big White12 cm
Heavenly9 cm
Last updated - 9 hours ago
Mount Baw Baw On Twitter
  • MountBawBaw: Is it really the last day of October? #springsnow @JaneBunn how much more can we expect? 21 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: October is turning it on this year with two days in a row of snowfall! 21 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: The Big Price Freeze has delivered FREE Lift Passes today with the temperature at -2° at 8am! 68 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Keep an eye on the weather because our lift passes will cost you whatever the 8am weather is in the village all this week #bigfreeze 71 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Day 1 of The Big Freeze has delivered with $4 lift prices! 71 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: 93cm base on the slopes, and currently at the BYO picnic table stage of the storm! 74 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Perfect sunset tonight! $35 lift passes tomorrow for Wicked Wednesday! 84 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: 16cm and still snowing great last weekend of winter. Snow is falling now. Any updates on what today will bring .… 86 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: 16cm fresh overnight. Chains are being fitted to all vehicles #dayoftheseason #snowvic 86 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: .@JaneBunn we had 6cm fresh overnight. New website under development the current one is killing us! 89 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Due to increasing snow showers chains must now be fitted to all 2wd and all wheel drive vehicles entering the resort. Drive safely 92 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: We are loving this weather. Snow showers during the day and snow making at night #snowvic #mtbawbaw #lovingwinter 92 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: For our beginners we suggest a lesson or start on the carpet #memoriesaremadeatbawbaw 94 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Don't forget about Baw Baw in your snow reports .@MikeLarkan - amazing up here 94 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Lifts are open and it is still snowing 94 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: @JaneBunn Thanks .@JaneBunn it's looking good now 96 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: RT @JaneBunn: @MountBawBaw Here is the latest guidance specifically for @MountBawBaw : 17cm of #snow still to come 96 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: It's started - they are calling up to 30 cm today.@JaneBunn please tell us we are in for a dump! 96 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: We got the snow and more on the way - perfect for battle@bawbaw this arvo.@JaneBunn .@9NewsGippsland .@MikeLarkan… 108 days ago
  • MountBawBaw: Sled dog dash about to start #snowvic #huskys .@howlinghuskys 115 days ago