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Spring Snow for School Holidays!

We’ve had around 10cm of fresh snow this morning, leaving a beautiful white coat across the resort in time for school holidays.

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2022 Epic Australia Pass - On Sale Now!

Get ready for your next winter season with the 2022 Epic Australia pass, on sale now for just $859 and only $49 upfront!

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Heavenly Valley is Open! (Again)

With Heavenly Valley making its 4thseason debut, Hotham is offering the best advanced skiing and boarding in the country right now.

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How to get the most out of a Hotham Powder Day

Whether you’re on skis or a board, experiencing the magic of powder snow is at the very pinnacle of our sport.

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Fresh Snow For School Holidays!

Hotham was blessed with 8cm of cold, dry snow overnight and there’s more to come!

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HOTHAM IS OPEN FOR THE 2021 SNOW SEASON!

The wait is over! Hotham is officially open for the 2021 season and it is awesome to see lifts spinning again!

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HOTHAM SNOWMAKING FIRING WITH 8 NEW GUNS!

This season our snowmaking team is packing more punch than ever. We’re excited to share the news that over the last 18 months we’ve invested in 8 new, state-of-the-art mobile snow guns.

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Resort entry passes on sale 21 May 2021

We have released our day and multiday resort entry passes. There's no cap on numbers and they're available for the while season. And the best bit is, if you buy in advance you save $$$.

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May snow covers resort

About 10cms has fallen leaving Hotham blanketed in white and with temps down to -4C overnight, we are feeling the wintery chills!

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5 facts you might not have known about Hotham

From sharing a name with a Melbourne suburb to the first lodge, here are five interesting acts you might not have known about Hotham.

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Outback and Sides

Hotham has long been regarded as the gateway to some amazing backcountry touring. No matter what your ability or experience, there’s terrain for everyone’s fancy, learn where to find some of the best backcountry runs.

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How to tape your knees when skiing

Physio Phebe has all the best tips and tricks to help prevent ski and snowboard related injuries. Learn how to tape your knees to make the most of your day on the slopes.

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Origins of Place Names

On the road to Hotham there are many localities that are marked by signs. Most of these names were given when mining was prominent in the hills and many have an interesting story to tell.   

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Touring Talk

Aside from having some of the best inbounds terrain in the southern hemisphere, Hotham also plays host to some world-class backcountry skiing and snowboarding.

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Prevent Shin Bang

Physio Phebe has all the best tips and tricks to help prevent ski and snowboard related injuries. Learn how to prevent shin bang with theses helpful hints.

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What's in a name?

Ever wondered how some of the runs at Mt Hotham got their names?  Some were named after notable people in the resort’s history, others got their name due to events that were held on that slopes. 

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Prevent Skier's Thumb

Physio Phebe has all the best tips and tricks to help prevent ski and snowboard related injuries. Learn how to prevent skiers thumb with theses helpful hints.

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All modes lead to Hotham

Driving up the mountain is just one way to get to Hotham; there are lots of other options for getting to your winter holiday at Hotham, with something for every budget.

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Discover Hotham's hidden gems

It’s easy to be distracted by Hotham’s steep and deep ski runs when you're perched at the top of our mountain, but it’s worth taking the time to appreciate the subtler beauties of Hotham.

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5 tips for a stress-free drive

Follow our tips and you’ll be set for a snow holiday to remember

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5 surprising things you can do off the slopes at Hotham

On those days when you don't feel like hitting the slopes, there's still lots to do at Hotham

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DEMYSTIFYING THE DE-ICERS, HOTHAM’S HIGH ALTITUDE WORKERS

If it has snowed overnight, there’s a pretty good chance the de-icing team has been hard at work removing ice from the lift towers, cables and chairs, a huge job that has its share of challenges and stimulation.

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QUICK 5-MINUTE WARM-UP

Physio Phebe goes through her top warm-up exercises that you can do in the carpark or your chalet before hitting the slopes. 

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DRILLS FOR YOUR SKILLS

Take your skiing ability to the next level with these tried and testing skiing drills by Hotham Academy

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Taking on the snow gods

The sophisticated art of snowmaking has transformed the Australian ski resort experience

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GET KIDS LOVING THE SNOW

 To ensure your kids love the snow as much as you do, cast your eyes over the following list of tips and tricks to maximise the holiday snow fun.

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BEGINNERS GUIDE TO HOTHAM

Here’s a list of 10 handy hints to help the first timer get maximum enjoyment out of a snow holiday at Hotham.

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2022 Epic Australia Pass

On Sale Now!

Get ready for your next winter season with the 2022 Epic Australia pass, on sale now for just $859 and only $49 upfront!

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COVID-19 | SEASON UPDATES

Updates from Mount Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board and Mount Hotham Skiing Company regarding the 2021 snow season.

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Hotham Accommodation

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Find the best rates and the best places to stay for your visit to the mountain. 

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