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Australian ski resorts and snowboarding in Australia

Australian ski resorts are extemely popular places to ski and snowboard for British skiers.

Known for skiing in more different countries than any other nation, skiers from the UK take a large number of ski holidays in the ski resorts australia offers. So what do the world's most travelled skiers and snowboarders love so much about australian ski resorts?

Below are Australia ski resort reviews for all of the top Australian winter resorts - here you can find the best family ski resorts in australia and world class Australian snowboard resorts in the Australian mountains.

If you're looking for your perfect ski resort australia is likely to have what you're looking for!

Top 10 Best Ski Resorts in Australia

Mt Buller in Australia

Boasting the largest lift system, most marked runs, most slope-side beds, most snow-groomers and most Alpine restaurants and night spots in Victoria. The closest major centre to an international airport in Australia. Largest snowmaking capacity in Australia. Home of the Australian Institute of Winter Sports an Olympic ... [more Mt Buller]

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Boasting the largest lift system, most marked runs, most slope-side beds, most snow-groomers and most Alpine restaurants and night spots in Victoria. The closest major centre to an international airport in Austr... more

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ValueLift PassAustralian Dollar490
Resort OpenJun 2016Resort CloseOct 2017
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Falls Creek in Australia

One of Australia's major resorts and the first to install a high-speed detachable quad chair in the country. The resort now boasts seven quads, second only to Mt Hotham, as well as two magic carpet lifts for kids and beginners. There are long open slopes with some mogul fields and adventurous glade skiing. Cross Cou... [more Falls Creek]

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One of Australia's major resorts and the first to install a high-speed detachable quad chair in the country. The resort now boasts seven quads, second only to Mt Hotham, as well as two magic carpet lifts for ki... more

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ExpertSnowboarders
Apres SkiFamilies
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ValueLift PassAustralian Dollar404
Resort OpenJun 2016Resort CloseOct 2017
(snow conditions often influence resort opening & closing)

Mount Hotham in Australia

The highest resort in Victoria and thus one of the most snow-sure. Hotham is characterised by world class ski terrain, it's mountain top setting and every accessibility (Hotham has its own airport). There is also plenty to do with restaurants, shops, bars, spas, sunset tours, etc.

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The highest resort in Victoria and thus one of the most snow-sure. Hotham is characterised by world class ski terrain, it's mountain top setting and every accessibility (Hotham has its own airport). There is als... more

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ValueLift PassAustralian Dollar404
Resort OpenJun 2016Resort CloseOct 2017
(snow conditions often influence resort opening & closing)

Perisher in Australia

Created in 1995 from the merger and lift-linking of Perisher, Blue Cow, Smiggins And Guthega this new 'super resort' rivals the best in the world in lift infrastructure, whilst offering twice the lifts and triple the 'above snowline ski terrain' of any other Australian resort.

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ValueLift PassAustralian Dollar376
Resort OpenJun 2016Resort CloseOct 2017
(snow conditions often influence resort opening & closing)

Thredbo in Australia

A year-round holiday destination with some of the country's longest and steepest trails, and housing the Australian Institute of Sport's Alpine Training Centre since October 1996. Thredbo has the largest snow making system in the southern hemisphere and Australia's highest peak, Mt Kosciusko (2228m), is accessible in ... [more Thredbo]

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ValueLift PassAustralian Dollar445
Resort OpenJun 2016Resort CloseOct 2017
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All Australian Ski Resorts

In Australia ski resort types are fairly diverse. Australian ski resorts range from the out and out mountain towns to chic exclusive Australian ski resorts and purpose built modern resorts. Each is among the best in its own niche, so you really need to think about what you're looking for from a ski resort in Australia, before booking a Australian skiing holiday.

The truth is that Australian ski resorts come in all different shapes and forms and, while most resorts in australia are good for most types of skiing and snowboarding - if you know what kind of ski holiday you're looking for, and find a Australian ski resort aimed at exactly your type of winter holiday, you can be sure of a ski trip to remember.

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