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Vail Resorts Announcement

July 9, 2020

VAIL RESORTS ANNOUNCES SUSPENSION OF SKI-LIFTING OPERATIONS AT HOTHAM AND FALLS CREEK SKI RESORTS AMID COVID-19 TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS BROOMFIELD, Colo. – July 9, 2020 – After careful consideration of the new restrictions in Victoria due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, Vail Resorts is suspending ski-lifting operations at Falls Creek and Hotham Ski Resorts, effective Thursday, 9 July through at least…

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Vehicle Resort Entry Refunds for Restricted and Interstate Residents

July 9, 2020

Stage 3 Stay at Home restrictions, were as of last night, reinstated across metropolitan Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire. The Chief Health Officer has advised that residents from these areas already in Falls Creek can complete their stay but cannot extend their holiday. For further information please Click Here. Those who can no longer visit us due to restrictions can…

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Tobogganing Park Closed until 13th July

July 4, 2020

To all our Stakeholders, Village Residents, Snowsport and Mountain Adventure Enthusiasts, With the arrival of the snow, the excitement is building as we approach the opening of the 2020 snow season. It is important to remember that this season is going to require flexibility and patience to ensure safety is paramount and comply with the Chief Health Officers directions. We…

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Important information if you are visiting us this July

July 2, 2020

The state of emergency in Victoria has been extended. The tourism and ski industries have implemented a number of COVIDSafe protocols to assist the resort and our guests in managing your visit to the resort. In the interest of the well-being of our guests and staff we recommend that you complete the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) –…

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Ski Lift Update 24th June

June 24, 2020

Falls Creek Ski Lifts Announcement Falls Creek Ski Lifts will delay the opening of the ski lifts for the 2020 snow season until 6 July (conditions permitting) due to challenging early-season conditions. The delay is to ensure that Hotham and Falls Creek can open enough terrain to provide a safe experience in accordance with the COVID-19 Safe Operating Plan. Vail…

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Ski Lift Update 22nd June

June 23, 2020

Due to challenging snow conditions, Falls Creek Ski Lifts have made the difficult decision to delay the opening of the lifts for the 2020 season to 29 June (conditions permitting). For our guests that will be in resort prior to opening day, there are food and beverage and retail outlets that will be open from 24 June. Guests who have…

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2020 Snow Season Latest Updates

June 15, 2020

To all our Stakeholders, Village Residents, Snowsport and Mountain Adventure Enthusiasts, The excitement is building as we approach the ‘deferred’ opening of the 2020 snow season. We are delighted that the Victorian government has declared that from June 22nd, the ski season can  commence. Whilst Falls Creek Ski Lifts have confirmed the lifts will begin turning two days later, on…

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Vail Resorts Announces New Safety Protocols for 2020 Snow Season; Epic Coverage Added to the Epic Australia Pass

June 10, 2020

Falls Creek Ski Lifts FAQs – For all you need to know CLICK HERE   BROOMFIELD, Colo. — 10 June 2020 — As Falls Creek, Hotham and Perisher prepare for a 24 June opening of the 2020 snow season, Vail Resorts is making a commitment to Australian skiers and snowboarders by providing a safe and enjoyable mountain resort experience as well…

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2020 Snow Season Operations

June 2, 2020

See the latest resort message from our CEO >>> CLICK HERE  Message from the CEO for Operations 6th – 22nd June To all our Stakeholders, Village Residents, Snowsport and Mountain Adventure Enthusiasts, We are excited that the Victorian Government has confirmed that this year the 2020 snow season will commence from the 22nd of June. The 2020 Snow Season is going…

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Victoria’s alpine resorts prepare for a quiet start to winter – Tourism North East

June 2, 2020

Victoria’s alpine resorts are preparing for a very different start to the winter season this year, ahead of the season opening on 22 June. Mt Buller, Falls Creek, Mt Hotham, Mt Stirling, Mt Baw Baw and Lake Mountain are busy preparing their COVIDSafe operational plans, following the state government announcements of a further easing of restrictions from 1 June. People…

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