School Ski Trip & Accommodation 2024
Get ready for the best ski trip ever!
SEASON DATES: KINGS BIRTHDAY to EARLY OCTOBER
LET’S SNOW TOGETHER
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR REQUEST ABOVE AND WE WILL CONTACT YOU REGARDING 2024 SCHOOL TRIP.2023 Schools Planner - Additional Information
Opening weekend: Kings Birthday Public Holiday 2024
Early season: Dates TBC
Spring dates: TBC
Since 1976, Alzburg Tours has been the undisputed leader in student travel to Mt Buller, taking thousands of students and young adults to ski at Australia’s favourite alpine resort. In choosing to include Alzburg Tours as part of your School Snow program and school ski hire, you will be provided with a hands-off, hassle-free experience from start to finish.
We know how busy teachers are and organising a school trip to the snow can be daunting.
Let us help you organise everything for your next school trip, by taking care of the following factors for school ski hire for you:
BREAKFAST & DINNER
Resort Gate Entry
*Included in your rates
Pick up from School/College via Alzburg Resort. Transport up to Mt Buller & Return.
Discounted Rental Equipment for additional teachers & assistants
Teachers and assistants receive complimentary accommodation (breakfast and dinner package when booked with the group) and school ski hire equipment at a ratio of:
- 1:5 for primary school groups.
- 1:8 for secondary school groups.
Why Mt Buller?
- • Just 3 hours drive from Melbourne CBD
- • Largest lift network in Victoria
- • World-class school ski hire
- • Ski & Snowboard schools
- • 3 terrain parks
- • 2 toboggan parks
- • Fun-loving village atmosphere
- •Reliable Accommodation
Mt Buller’s Ski & Snowboard School is Victoria’s largest, with over 300 professional instructors from across the globe joining Mt Buller each season and sharing their passion for skiing and boarding with guests. School groups can take part in group lessons with experienced instructors who ensure all students progress their skiing or snowboarding skills in a safe and fun environment.
Mt Buller guarantees skiing on the popular Bourke Street run from the opening weekend through to close of the season thanks to the Techno Alpin 220 Snow Factory, which can continuously produce snow 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and enable Buller to begin snowmaking in May to guarantee skiing on Bourke Street for opening weekend.
Looking for something extra, then Mount Buller also has the answer with Buller Air Zone, a cinema, pleasant accommodation and the only resort in Australia to offer dog sledding.MT BULLER ACTIVITIES
We strongly advise that packages for school ski hire are booked early.
Skiing at Mt Buller is more exclusive than ever with the daily limit of people on the mountain to ensure everyone’s safety and appropriate accommodation.
Mt Buller is also particularly busy in peak periods (school holidays and weekends).
*To ensure your school has the best possible experience in booking your school ski hire facilities (such as, accommodation) and equipment, we strongly recommend visits take place mid-week and/or during low season. This helps to guarantee access to Ski & Snowboard School and its instructors.
What to bring?
Be prepared! Students should be equipped properly for Mt Buller snow adventures, parents and teachers need to understand that the alpine weather can change quickly, and to be prepared for any conditions (blizzards and cold winds are not uncommon in the mountains!).
Alzburg Tours and Ski Hire have a wide range of waterproof jackets, pants and walking boots available for rental that are suitable for school ski hire.
All rental prices are for the rental of a “Standard” package. This includes skis, boots, poles & helmet or snowboard, boots, helmet and wrist guards for $36 per student. We include complimentary helmet in all student ski or snowboard packages.
Add waterproof jacket and pants for the cost of $36 per student.
Please ensure that students are equipped with the following:
• Waterproof gloves, jacket and pants – Gloves & Goggles available for sale at Alzburg Ski Hire
• Long underwear and turtleneck/neck gaiter
• Warm ski socks and beanie
• Helmet (mandatory)
Need to book mountain transportation? Let Alzburg Tours take the pressure off with our tailored day tour packaging.
After an early morning departure, be on the slopes by 10:30am.
Coach Charter Rates for 2023 (*Indicative rates)
|Coach - Duration (Please Scroll > to see prices)||53-Seater Coach (per day)|
|Day Trip||From $2500|
|Weekend Day Trip||From $3000|
|2 Day 1 Night (M-F)||From $5000|
|3 Day 2 Night (M-F)||From $7500|
|4 Day 3 Night (M-F)||From $10,000|
|5 Day 4 Night (M-F)||From $12,500|
|The above discounted coach charter rates are based on all ski hire equipment being hired from Alzburg Tours and Ski Hire, Mansfield. Rates are subject to change. Charter hire for 57-seater may be subject to extra charges.|