ANARE Ski Club



ANARE Ski Club Inc. aims to promote and encourage active participation in alpine activities throughout the year. To provide low cost accommodation and access to skiing facilities, and all year round activities at Mt Baw Baw, and to provide this accommodation in a family friendly environment including sharing of facilities with club members and their families and friends and others.

Established in 1963 by expeditioners returning from working a year or more in Antarctica, the ANARE SKI Club is about 2.5 hours drive east of Melbourne and located in the Mt Baw Baw village near the top of Mt Baw Baw above the winter snow line. Mt Baw Baw is a great place to visit summer or winter. The Village has a restaurant/cafe/bar, hotel, laundry facilities, ski hire services in winter and the restaurant/cafe/bar operates Friday to Monday in summer over weekends and public holidays. Summer and winter resort activities are detailed on Mt Baw Baw resort web page.



Members of the ANARE Ski Club have lived and worked in Antarctica. The club has operated more than 50 years. (Club history).  Ski Club membership is open for returned Antarctic expeditioners.



Exclusive use of the lodge is provided for accommodation bookings. The lodge sleeps 14 and is ideal for family or social groups. Bookings may be made all year subject to availability.

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