Your Checklist For a Perfect Holiday
Travelling to Falls Creek
Falls Creek is 4.5 hours (385km) from Melbourne, 7.5 hours (672km) from Sydney and 11 hours (955km) from Adelaide. If you are driving, you are required to carry wheel chains for the journey up the mountain. Chains can be hired in Mount Beauty at the base of the mountain. Please note there is no fuel available at Falls Creek, please be sure to fill up in Mount Beauty (Alpine Diesel is required and available here).
Alternatively, public transport options are available from most capital cities via Wangaratta or Albury. for more information visit the V-Line website or Falls Creek Coaches below.
During the declared Snow season, entry to Falls Creek resort requires a resort entry permit which can be purchased from Falls Creek Resort Management. A resort entry permit allow you to drive into resort and park during your stay. We strongly encourage you to pre-book your resort entry by clicking the link below.
If you are traveling by bus, resort entry is included in your bus ticket.
Lift, Lesson & Rental
Whether you're a skier or snowboarder, Falls Creek Ski Lifts (Vail Resorts) is your one-stop website to pre-book all of your lift passes and snowsports lessons. It is strongly advised that you pre-book to avoid disappointment. Depending on your length of stay, we also suggest you consider an 'Epic' season pass which allows you to ski Falls Creek, Mt Hotham and Perisher. For more information and to book, please click the link below.
Cooroona recommends equipment hire from our local supplier Yogi's Ski Mart. Located 50m from the Lodge, Yogi's provides professional and individualised service. Cooroona guests receive 10% off when booked in advance.
General Village Information
Falls Creek is a fully operational village with Supermarket, Post Office, Medical Clinic, Child Care, Primary School and numerous restaurants, bars and cafes. Cooroona Alpine Lodge is ideally located in the heart of Falls Creek Village allowing easy walking access to all facilities. For general information about the Village, click the link below.