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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COVID-19 Updates

  Update – 31 May 2020 From 11:59pm on 31 May, additional easing of restrictions will come into force allowing overnight stays and camping.  Check the details of the new guidelines here. The resort is open however trails are not maintained or patrolled at this time and no facilities (other than public toilets), are open.…

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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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Enjoy locals day on Thursdays!

LOCALS ALWAYS WELCOME Enjoy a quiet day on the trails at Mt Stirling and be reminded of this superb ‘backyard’ we have that is available to explore all year round! Mansfield locals enjoy FREE resort entry on Thursdays during winter – so make a plan to jump in the car, come for a visit, have…

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Ready for the long weekend

MT STIRLING OFFICIALLY CELEBRATES THE ‘OPENING’ WEEKEND After an early jump on 1 June the crew at Mt Stirling are getting into the official winter groove from 8 June for the Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend with all the usual activities. Shelly and Annie are ready to froth milk and serve warm muffins to keep frosty…

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Mt Stirling is open early

MT STIRLING IS OPENING EARLY! Due to heavy early snowfall the resort gate for Mt Buller and Mt Stirling is commencing operation on Saturday 1 June, 2019. The gates at Telephone Box Junction (TBJ) will close at noon on Friday 31 May and remain closed for the winter season until the Thursday before Melbourne Cup…

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