Trip Planner

ignition Mountain bike festival

17-19 NOv 2023 
If you like to ride bikes and party, well this is the best bike riding party around! Blue Dirt Mountain Biking presents Ignition, a mountain bike festival hinged on the core social elements of the rider lifestyle. Beers, bikes, shuttles, bands and much more. Celebrate all things mountain biking, in the pristine alpine environment of Falls Creek.

alpine challenge

25-26 Nov 2023

The Alpine Challenge is without doubt the toughest, most challenging, most spectacular and rewarding mountain trail run in Australia – if not the southern hemisphere, over four distances.

The 100 mile (160 kilometre) course takes in six major climbs with 7,600 metres of ascent and descent. Conquer Victoria’s major peaks; including Mt Feathertop, Mt Hotham, Mt McKay, Spion Kopje, Mt Nelse and Victoria’s highest mountain, Mt Bogong, plus five river crossings.

Contact us soon as on-mountain accommodation will be limited. 

trails tales and tucker

2-3 Dec 2023
A fascinating three kilometre walk along the Wallace’s Heritage Trail while listening to the stories of the characters, the myths and legends and how they have shaped the Bogong High Plains of the Victorian Alpine Region.

Trails, Tales and Tucker occur on selected dates between November until April. Please see the booking page for dates. Trails, Tales and Tucker Tours may also be booked for groups of eight or more (maximum 20) for any day of the week with 48 hours notice. This would suit a group tour.



fox superflow enduro

9-10 dec 2023 | 9 am - 3:30 pm

Fox Superflow® is Enduro racing with five runs per stage for pros and pinners! This is Australia’s most popular gravity enduro series, because you can Race the way you Ride!

This race takes you to Falls Creek and will feature many of the ‘must-ride’ trails at the Falls Creek MTB Park. Ride up untimed with the crew, then pick whatever track you want. Drop in with your buddies, do a reccy lap or pin a race run. It’s about doing party trains, railing berms and racing all in one day.



wild guides escapes

11-14 jan 2024

Wild Guides Escape offers personalised mountain adventures in the stunning Victorian High Country.

They provide backcountry ski touring trips, backcountry camping, hiking and e-biking tours, luxury adventure escapes and Pilates retreats.

The expert team provides top-of-the-line equipment, exceptional food, and transfers to ensure that you have an unforgettable time. They provide camping gear, touring equipment, pilates mats, and tour transfers. Whether you prefer rugged or luxurious excursions, you can safely explore the outdoors at your own pace, in a warm and welcoming environment.


falls creek xco

13-14 jan 2024 

Victorian State Championship Series

XCO, or Cross country Olympic Format is one of the most well know and exciting disciplines of mountain biking. Cross country MTB became an Olympic sport in 1996 and is the only form of mountain biking practiced at the Olympics. With head to head racing, technical tracks and world class athletes, it’s an action packed event.


dragon boat regatta

26-27 jan 2024 

As the highest dragon boat event in Australia (approximately 1,600 metres above sea level), the Falls Creek Dragon Boat Regatta has been held at Rocky Valley lake for over a decade now, bringing together visitors, residents and dragon boat enthusiasts from all over to compete and join in the festivities.

The grassy banks of Rocky Valley Lake are a beautiful place to spend the day with the family and soak in the excitement of the races. Food and drinks will be available on the foreshore, plus on Saturday night the action continues with post-race dinners and parties throughout the village.


victorian enduro tour

27-28 jan 2024 

The leading series of Gravity Enduro Races in Australia. Taking place across the best venues in the heart of Australia’s premier riding zones the Victorian Enduro Tour offers racers the opportunity to challenge themselves on some of the best riding in the Country.


fly fishing austraia competition

10-11 feb 2024 

The 2024 Victorian Fly Fishing Competition Round 3 will be held at Falls Creek Alpine Resort on the Rocky Valley Dam on February 2024. More details to come closer to the event, alternatively visit the website for more information.

Type of Competition: Lake – Loch Style. Number of Sectors: 1. Sectors: Rocky Valley Lake

Morning Session Times: 9:00am – 12:00pm. Afternoon Session Times: 1:30pm-4:30pm.



16-18 feb 2024 

Falls Creek Village will come alive for FEASTIVAL. The three-day event boasts a full schedule with a collection of music, art, comedy, science and food for attendees.

The heart of the event will be the Feast de Résistance, a music festival from Saturday early afternoon to late evening, featuring an abundance of Australian artists: from the internationally renowned to the locally grown.

This will be surrounded by a variety of ticketed and public events throughout the resort, including their comedy night, art exhibitions, star gazing walk, yoga and pilates, and a farmers’ market, showcasing the wares and products of the amazing creators of the North-East.


australian grand traverse

24 feb 2024 

32 kilometres. Walk, trek or crawl.

Can you walk from Falls Creek to Mount Hotham in a day? Yes, you can!

Tired of looking at the same wall on your treadmill, punching out the same old gym classes or running the same loop? Looking for a new challenge? Want to get outdoors and push yourself? Then this is the challenge is for you.

The Alpine walking trail takes you through the picturesque Alpine National Park, over rivers and past historic huts. The track is undoubtedly challenging, with a couple of very steep climbs, but it is absolutely achievable to those with a healthy fitness level.


peaks challenge 2024

10 mar 2024

32 kilometres. Walk, trek or crawl.

Peaks Challenge is one of the toughest and most rewarding experiences a road cyclist will ever have on a bike. Equivalent to a mountain stage of the Tour de France, Peaks Challenge is a 235km loop ride with 4000 plus metres of climbing and a 13-hour deadline.

Set across three of the Victorian high country’s most popular climbs, those ready to take on the challenge will tackle the ascents of Tawonga Gap, Mount Hotham and finally ‘The Beast’ that is the back of Falls Creek.

Bicycle Network will have your back for training plans and rides, and comprehensive on-route support. Team Bicycle Network will guide riders across the finish line in their goal time.

Only those who cross the finish line within the 13-hour deadline earn the right to proudly call themselves Peaks Challenge finishers and claim the coveted finisher’s jersey.


the long lunch

15 mar 2024

Falls Creek is proud to host the Long Lunch again in 2024. Experience a gourmet menu accompanied by matched regional wines and beers while you soak in the stunning surrounds of the Victorian High Country.

A complimentary shuttle bus will take guests from Falls Creek out to the drop-off point, where a short walk will welcome you to the iconic and historical Wallace’s Hut. Nestled amongst the snow gums, it will surely be a magical setting for your feast with friends.


mtb de femme

22-24 mar 2024

MTB de femme will kick off the weekend on Friday afternoon with a cruisey warm-up ride, a mingle at the Falls Creek Museum and a screening of the Big Bike Film Night.

Ticket options are available for the full weekend, Saturday, Sunday or Fainters Backcountry ride (advanced riders only). They’ve included a full weekend option for first-times which does not include a shuttle pass so you will be expected to ride uphill.

New this time round are Big Bike Film Night, Lunch, Trivia, Pump Track and Fainters Backcountry ride.

More excitingly, there are new trails to ride which you are going to love – Skyline, Heavy Metal and Downtown.


falls creek easter festival

29 mar - 1 Apr 2024

The Easter Festival is back and it will be jam-packed with fun, kids’ games, activities and food to keep everyone happy. There will be Easter feasting available in many of the fantastic cafes and restaurants, so you can get a leisurely coffee or brunch before filling up on Easter eggs. Activities will include kids’ activities including cinema, crafts and scavenger hunts; MTB Skills camps and shuttles; Guided nature and historical walks; Big Easter Sunday Funday; Easter big breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, and the infamous egg toss – because even the good egg’s can end up with egg on their face!

Easter Monday will be the last time for the season to get Blue Dirt mountain bike shuttles to the top of the hill, so book it in.

What a great excuse to visit the picturesque alpine environment, with loads of activities over the long weekend, to keep the whole family more than entertained.