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Alpine stay & play

Road trips & itineraries

  • Dinner Plain, High Country, Victoria, Australia

Stay and play in Victoria's alpine region. On and off mountain, at après-ski bars and local day spas, neighbouring wineries and village breweries, at restaurants with hats and cafes with snow-caps, there's snow end of adventures to be had.

Mansfield and Mount Buller

Stay: Mansfield
Build up snow strength with food and wine at local provedores, breweries and wineries. Keep littlies entertained at Mansfield Zoo.

Don't miss: freshly roasted beans and blends at Mansfield Coffee Merchant.

Play: Mount Buller
Take a scenic chair-lift ride, slip on some ski shoes, slide behind a dog sled, ski or board the slopes.

Bright, Hotham and Dinner Plain

Stay: Bright
Relax at retro cafes and valley wine bars, celebrated restaurants and boutique breweries. Stock up on single origin ski fuel at Bright Chocolate.

Don't miss: craft brews with views at Bright Brewery.

Play: Hotham and Dinner Plain
Try snow tubing, luge toboganning, snowmobiling at Mt Hotham. At Dinner Plain, schedule a sled dog tour or a pamper session at the Onsen Retreat and Spa.

Mount Beauty and Falls Creek

Stay: Mount Beauty
Find cool-climate muscle soothers at local wineries and breweries.

Don't miss: microbrews with views straight onto Mt Bogong at Sweetwater Brewing Company.

Play: Falls Creek
Sign up for a snow-shoe shuffle and zoom around on a snowmobile. Littlies in tow? Take them to the weekly Thursday evening family show with Pete the Snow Dragon and fireworks.

Beechworth and Mount Buffalo

Stay: Beechworth
Indulge in foodie experiences, explore local history and treat yourself at a local spa.

Don't miss: a table at Provenance, a two-hatter in The Age Good Food Guide.

Play: Mount Buffalo
Go round the outside for snow play and snow shoeing at Mount Buffalo. Stop for a warming wine at Feathertop Winery, Porepunkah.

Walhalla and Mount Baw Baw

Stay: Walhalla
Stroll around the loving preserved 19th-century architecture, take a gold mine tour and pan for your own.

Don't miss: the historic Tramline Walk.

Play: Mount Baw Baw
Sign up for snow play: downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing, dog sledding and snow shoe tours.

Marysville and Lake Mountain

Stay: Marysville
Follow walking trails through forests and fronds to lookouts and waterfalls, and wander local parks and gardens.

Don't miss: Steavenson Falls plummeting 84 metres into the river below.

Play: Lake Mountain
Take the family tobogganing and take a ride on a tube run down the mountain. Seasoned skiers, hit the 37 kilometres of cross-country trails.