National Alpine Museum

Marvel at an eclectic collection of ski memorabilia at the National Alpine Museum.

Located in Alpine Central on level 1 (downstairs), NAMA – the National Alpine Museum of Australia showcases everything from wooden skis, fashion, publications, maps, photographs & films to historic lift equipment & memorabilia. Every year the museum presents a new winter exhibition along with new historic film footage from the collection.

NAMA is the only accredited alpine museum dedicated to conserving & preserving the history of the evolution of the Australian ski fields, telling the amazing stories of the characters that built our Alpine communities.


Curious about Mt Buller’s unique history? Get to know the pioneers & innovators who helped it transform from an alpine cattleman's run into a leading Australian alpine community & resort that it is today.


Location: 1st floor of Alpine Central


Cost: Entry is free – we welcome donations!


Winter Hours: Daily 12:00pm – 5pm during the winter season. 

Wednesdays 5-7pm 3 July to 4 September


Exhibition: Century of Snow Stories: 100 years of Skiing at Mt Buller


Film: SCV Collection, Mountains of Change & Cedric Sloane Collection


Kids: Colouring In, History Hunt & Make a Bogong Moth


Outside opening hours contact NAMA on 0418 976 338 or to arrange a group tour or event.



Mt Buller Book

Mt Buller - The Story of a Mountain is a gorgeous coffee table book that relives the history of Victoria's very own Mt Buller.


Written by Jim Darby and with over 700 photographs edited by Mark Ashkanasy, the Mt Buller Book is a fascinating insight into the ski lift companies, ski patrol, ski schools, clubs and mountain identities that have made Mt Buller the thriving destination that it is today.


Buy your copy at NAMA for $40. All proceeds from the sale of the book go directly to NAMA to help grow and manage the collection.

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