When we told friends and family we were heading to Hotham to ski, their response was invariably "why"?
From spas to cross-country skiing, here are the best things to do in Mount Hotham.
For the second year running, the snow depth at Falls Creek passed the two-metre mark in August.
This north-east Victorian wine region is brimming with excellent produce and creative chefs.
The region lacked recognition for many years, but its thriving wineries are finally putting it on the map.
Taking the kids to the snow for the first time is like taking them to a land of permanent Christmas, a place of snowball fights, snowman making, snow angels.
There is no prettier alpine village in Australia than Falls Creek.
Falls Creek's backcountry programs are getting skiers off the beaten lift tracks, writes Jim Darby.
Not just for skiing, Victoria's north-eastern corner features scenic mountains and lakes perfect for hiking, cycling or scenic driving. Fuel up on locally produced food and there's also some great wineries.