Protected amongst the snow gums and with an intimate village feel Mt Baw Baw is the perfect location to plan your next school snow trip! Melbourne’s closest downhill ski resort is just 2.5 hours east of the CBD and 1 hour from the La Trobe Valley.


Winter Snow Escape

In 2018 Mt Baw Baw became the second ski resort in Australia to have a TechnoAlpin Snow Factory allowing us to offer a snow guarantee in our ski bowl and lesson areas. We have a number of curriculum based activities to support your learning!

Mt Baw Baw is the perfect place for beginner to intermediate skiing, boarding, cross-country and snowshoeing adventures! Join a Snow Sports lesson with our highly qualified instructors who will ensure you have a safe and fun learning experience suited to your skills, ability and goals.

Download our Winter 2019 School information Pack, valid until October 2019

A Great Summer Camp Escape

Summer time at Mt Baw Baw provides a cool escape for your school camp or group booking. Come explore the beautiful alpine snow gum landscape on foot or bike. Participate in our Environmental and educational talks and meet our two friendly Alpine Dingos Rowdy and Warragul!

In 2019 we've added new activities including Laser Tag, Archery Attack, and Japanese Snowfighting to develop teamwork and communication skills.

Request a copy of our Summer 2019/20 School information Pack, valid until April 2020. Contact our Group Coordinator now

Get in touch

Have questions or need more help? Contact our School Coordinator on 0412 259 236 or email


Getting Here

Mt Baw Baw is located 2.5 hours from the Melbourne CBD, 2 hours from the eastern suburbs, and just 1 hour from the Latrobe Valley. To find out more about directions and bus charter options view our School Information Pack.


We've got accommodation options suitable for schools and groups of all sizes and budgets. Request a preferred option when booking on this website, book directly with lodge owners or contact our Guest Services team on 03 5165 1136.

Useful Reads

We recommend visiting the Downloads page to learn more about the resort. Documents such as Certificate of Currency can be requested by contacting our School Group Coordinator.

Gear Hire

Renting ski, snowboards and winter gear has never been easier with our online booking system. Book on the website through the resort or book directly with a private rental service.

Resort Entry Fees

Resort Entry is charged during Winter Season to pay for vital road maintainence, snow clearing and other services. Schools receive a discounted rate when visiting on single or multi day trips. Resort entry is FREE during Green Season.

Winter Snowsports

Mt Baw Baw offers ski, snowboard, snowshoe and cross country lessons tailored to your needs and ability level. Our friendly staff will provide your students or group of kids with a fantastic snow experience. School rates can be found in our Information Pack.