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Mount Baw Baw

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Mount Baw Baw Ski Resort Guide

Mount Baw Baw, Australia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,564m5,131ft
Resort Height1,470m4,823ft
 Nearest AirportCanberra
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Mount Baw Baw

Around three hours by road from Melbourne, Mount Baw Baw is a good choice for beginners.


The ski area of Mount Baw Baw is at an altitude of 1,470m4,823ft.

Mount Baw Baw has direct access to a total of 8 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Mount Baw Baw offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mount Baw Baw?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Mount Baw Baw.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Mount Baw Baw

Ski Area Stats

Mount Baw Baw Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Mount Baw Baw Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,564m5,131ft
Lowest Piste1,470m4,823ft
Resort Altitude (Mount Baw Baw)1,470m4,823ft
Max Vertical94m308ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mount Baw Baw
Intermediate Skiers


Location and Map

Where is Mount Baw Baw?

This ski resort is in New South Wales, Australia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mount Baw Baw is Canberra, 78 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 6,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 10 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Mount Baw Baw open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is Early June, and usual closing is Mid Sept.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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