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Melbourne is the capital city of the state of Victoria. The city is situated on the Yarra River and offers a wide range of culinary, cultural, sporting and retail events.
 
Melbourne is the capital city of the state of Victoria. The city is situated on the Yarra River and offers a wide range of culinary, cultural, sporting and retail events.
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== Getting Around ==
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=== Airports ===
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[http://www.melair.com.au/ Melbourne International Airport]
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=== Transport ===
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Buses, Trains, Planes, Ferries, Taxis, Hire car company locations, transfers between them, any toll roads you might have to go on - a local should add this info.
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== Things to Do ==
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=== Snow Areas ===
 
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Day trips to Mt Hotham, Falls Creek and Mt Buffalo, while possible, are not very practical.  Mt Buller and Mt Baw Baw are the main alternatives for day trips to lifted resorts.
 
Day trips to Mt Hotham, Falls Creek and Mt Buffalo, while possible, are not very practical.  Mt Buller and Mt Baw Baw are the main alternatives for day trips to lifted resorts.
  
=== Airports ===
 
[http://www.melair.com.au/ Melbourne International Airport]
 
 
=== Transport ===
 
Buses, Trains, Planes, Ferries, Taxis, Hire car company locations, transfers between them, any toll roads you might have to go on - a local should add this info.
 
 
=== Medical Centres ===
 
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== Snow Equipment ==
 
  
=== Hire ===
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== Buying Ski and Outdoor Gear ==
  
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== Renting Ski and Snowboard Gear ==
  
  
 
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[[Category:Travel]]

Revision as of 23:53, 27 September 2006


Melbourne is the capital city of the state of Victoria. The city is situated on the Yarra River and offers a wide range of culinary, cultural, sporting and retail events.

Getting Around

Airports

Melbourne International Airport

Transport

Buses, Trains, Planes, Ferries, Taxis, Hire car company locations, transfers between them, any toll roads you might have to go on - a local should add this info.

Things to Do

Snow Areas

Approx distances from Melboune to major Victorian resorts

  • Mt Hotham - 350km
  • Mt Buller - 230km
  • Falls Creek - 370km
  • Mt Baw Baw - 160km
  • Mt Buffalo - 300km
  • Lake Mountain - 120km (cross country only)
  • Mt Stirling - 230km (cross country only)

Directions for Driving from Melbourne to the snow.

For the dedicated snow enthusiast it is possible to do a day trip to all the resorts in Victoria, Fatigue however will probably detract from your enjoyment at the furthest resorts as well as making the trip home somewhat risky. Day trips to Mt Hotham, Falls Creek and Mt Buffalo, while possible, are not very practical. Mt Buller and Mt Baw Baw are the main alternatives for day trips to lifted resorts.


Buying Ski and Outdoor Gear

Renting Ski and Snowboard Gear