Summer is around the corner

Summer is just around the corner – make a plan! 9 October 2020 The days are lengthening, the mountain is turning green, native wildflowers are sprouting and the birds are singing so it’s time to plan a ‘green season’ escape to explore scenic alpine Victoria. From Saturday 31 October the mountain biking and walking trails…

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Back open for regional Victoria

STIRLING REOPENS TO REGIONAL VICTORIA 17 September Mt Stirling is delighted to again welcome visitors from regional Victoria from Thursday 17 September in keeping with the move to step 3 on the roadmap for Victoria. Resort CEO Mark Bennetts confirmed the eagerly awaited news, “We invite our fellow country Victorians to come for a drive…

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COVID-19 Updates

  Updated 28 October 2020 Mt Stirling is open to visitors from regional Victoria and will again welcome all Victorians from 11.59pm on 8 November.  Details of the state government’s COVID guidelines for reopening are here. Visitors are invited to get back on the trails for walking and hiking, and enjoy the beauty of the…

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Mt Stirling welcomes regional Victorians

*16 SEPT UPDATE – reopen to Regional Victoria from 17 September* Earlier article – 12 July Mt Stirling is pleased to confirm continued operations beyond 12 July ensuring access to the resort for alpine adventures on an appropriate scale for as long as conditions permit. Resort CEO Mark Bennetts shared an update on 10 July, …

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Green light for 2020 season

UPDATED 2 JUNE 2020 Mt Stirling welcomes the Victorian government announcement giving a green light for alpine resorts to be able to open for skiing and boarding from the 22 June, 2020 in Victoria.  “… And for those eager to hit the slopes, the ski season will open slightly later this year on 22 June. …

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Possum tales – I will survive!

In a time of uncertainty and a global threat to our species the tiny, endangered Mountain Pygmy-Possums of Mt Buller are an inspiring example of survival and endurance against the odds. Caro Ryan from Lotsafreshair visited Mt Stirling and Mt Buller this summer and was fascinated to learn about the world’s oldest living small mammal…

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Mt Stirling Re-Opens

Works have commenced to reopen areas of public land unaffected by the Alpine National Park – Bluff Creek fire. The fire, which started on 1 January 2020 by lightning, has burnt nearly 4,000 hectares. Incident Controller at the Mansfield Incident Control Centre, Paul Foster, said while the Alpine National Park and parts of the adjacent…

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Stirling survey – complete and WIN

SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS Have you visited Mt Stirling this winter? Tell us what you think is great, what could be better and you might WIN a pair of goggles, a K2 boot/helmet bag or a set of snow shoes! Feedback helps us make this special place even better every year and we want to know…

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Scouts prepared for snow camping

SCOUTS PREPARING FOR SNOW ADVENTURES 6 August 2019:   Mt Stirling is readying to welcome as many as 70 Scouts and Venturers this weekend – and they are arriving in perfect time for the anticipated snowfall!  This action-packed weekend introduction to snow camping and on-snow travel for the young adventurers includes carrying packs, cross country skiing…

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NEW bus link from Mt Buller

EXPLORE MT STIRLING FROM MT BULLER – GET THE BUS! Great news for Mt Buller visitors this winter!  If you’ve stood at the summit at Mt Buller on a clear day and looked over to the closest, ‘sister’ mountain – Mt Stirling and wished you had wings to fly across and explore that lovely snow…

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