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Mt Buller has facilities, services and processes in place to ensure access for all abilities. Whilst the alpine environment poses unique challenges, a snow holiday is certainly achievable, whether it’s for the day or for an extended stay. Disabled Wintersport Australia is on hand during the snow season to support our visitors.
The Mt Buller Village is located approximately 1.5km above the car parking area. Visitors are transported to Mt Buller Village and ski area, either, via the day carpark shuttle buses or oversnow taxis. Mt Buller now has two new wheelchair accessible day carpark shuttle buses, and one accessible, oversnow taxi with rear wheelchair hoist. The wheelchair accessible taxi can be booked by calling 57776070. The Mansfield to Mt Buller Bus Service also has wheelchair accessible coaches available. Please notify Mansfield-Mt Buller Buslines (MMBL) of your accessibility requirements when booking your bus tickets. Bookings can be made at http://www.mmbl.com.au.
Access past the car parks is limited to vehicles carrying a permit, however, options are available for vehicle access to the Village for people with a disability. Please contact Resort Management on 03 5777 6077 to discuss your requirements prior to your visit.
Mansfield-Mt Buller Buslines (MMBL), which operates shuttle, coach and oversnow taxi services on and around Mt Buller, are also able to provide transport for those unable to use existing services. Please contact MMBL on 03 5777 6070 or 03 5775 2606 to speak with them regarding transport for your visit.
There are several accommodation properties on Mt Buller that have disabled access:
Ajax Ski Club – click here for accommodation details, property features and contact details.
Melbourne University Alpine Lodge – click here for accommodation details, property features and contact details.
Mt Buller Chalet Hotel – click here for accommodation details, property features and contact details.
Public toilets with disability access are available at three locations:
Abom Hotel – Village Map grid reference J11
Horse Hill Car Park – Village Map grid reference U3
Village Square Plaza, Village Square – Village Map reference J8
Arlberg Hotel - Village Map reference I15
Established in 1978, Disabled Wintersport Australia (DWA) is the National Sporting Organisation (NSO) body responsible for adaptive winter sport in Australia. Officially launched at Mt Buller in 2014 with the support of Buller Ski Lifts (BSL) and Resort Management (RMB), DWA is now established at the resort to support all visitors with a disability.
DWA provides support to Ski & Snowboard School through the provision of volunteer guides to assist private adaptive bookings, access to specialised adaptive equipment, and adaptive instructor training.
Click here to find out more on DWA, the programs and pathways.
So easy to get here, so hard to leave! Whether you drive, take a bus or fly to Mt Buller, you’ll be on top of the world in next to no time. Only 248kms north east of Melbourne (about 3 hours), Mt Buller is the most accessible snow resort in Australia and the closest resort to any international airport (Melbourne, Tullamarine).
Purchase your resort entry, parking and oversnow taxi tickets online before you arrive to save time and money.
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Mt Buller has plenty of accommodation options for all tastes and budgets - from simple, hostel-style accommodation and self-catering apartments to ski club lodges and luxurious alpine retreats.
Ski Clubs & Lodges – traditional and affordable accommodation, featuring shared rooms and communal facilities. Some offer catered meals and others offer self-catering. Many lodges have ensuite bathrooms and supply linen. Features vary between properties so check details when you book. You can view a list of lodges by clicking here, and if you are interested in finding out more about becoming a member, click here to view more information about memberships.
Apartments & Chalets – sizes vary from one to four bedrooms making it ideal for couples, groups and families. Features include full kitchen and dining areas, drying rooms, spas and more.
Hotels – many hotels offer various room and apartment types, with facilities such as dining, rental and retail outlets.
Participating Mt Buller accommodation provide a Snow Guarantee, which means if there is insufficient snow cover you can get your money back on all prepaid accommodation, lift ticket, rental and lesson packages.
Mt Buller has a dedicated reservations service that makes booking your snow holiday a breeze. For no additional cost, you can speak with a knowledgeable team who can guide you through the best options suited to you, book accommodation, lift tickets, activities and more. So call 1800 BULLER today and let our experts craft your snow holiday - the best thing it it's a free service. You can also fill out an online enquiry.
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