Summer Experiences & Retreats

Summer is a wonderful time to experience Falls Creek, there are so many summer activities to choose from the hardest part is deciding what to do! Choose from bushwalking, cycling, mountain biking, trail running, sailing, paddling and fishing. And don't forget the abundant mountain wildlife and flora.

The high country offers extensive and challenging road cycling and Falls Creek is a great base to experience it all.

Find your inspiration in our Packages:
MTB skills workshops, MTB Shuttle weekend, Hiking with Transfers, Yoga Weekend, Alpine Glamping and Trails, Tales and Tucker walk

Register  your interest and we can fill you in with more details in our summer experiences

"GIRLS GOT SKILLS"

WOMEN'S MTB CAMP

Together with the instructors of BrightMTB, we are offering an opportunity for beginner and intermediate women MTB riders to develop their skills on Falls Creek’s progression perfect trails. From the moment you arrive, you will be welcomed and supported.

After a safety check, personalised bike setup and ability assessments, a training program is determined for what skills need to be worked on and on appropriate terrain. The training begins after a full and nourishing breakfast. Stopping for a lunch provided, the afternoon will be spent honing those skills for the rest of the day. The evening will revolve around some relaxation, enjoying a gin tasting on the balcony, and regaling experiences of the day over dinner.

The next day riders are encouraged to practice and explore more of the trails and take Blue Dirt Mountain Bike Gravity Shuttles.

Please contact us to register your interest and we can schedule a workshop for you.

The workshop is designed for small groups so that individuals can benefit from a more tailored instruction, as well as the rapport and support that can be gained from like-minded riders.

The weekend will be well catered with menus that highlight the produce of North East Victoria – from the full breakfasts, the picnic lunches to the evening meals complimented with a gin tasting as we watch the sunset on an excellent day's ride.

Work on your own skills or bring your friends.

$710 per person, for one
$570 per person, for two sharing
$530 per additional person sharing

Includes two nights’ accommodation, two breakfasts, two lunches, two dinners, 3-hour workshop with instructor, gin tasting
Maximum workshop bookings - four people
Non-riders can stay for $280 including accommodation and meals.
Additional lessons available from $240 for up to two people, $120 for each additional person

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BEERS, BIKES AND BBQ WEEKENDER

FALLS CREEK MTB PARK

Fantastic new mountain bike trails have opened up the mountain for those that enjoy easy cruising; fun flowing descent; or all-mountain bash packed with features. Access them independently or with the Blue Dirt Gravity Shuttles being provided during peak periods between November - April.

BEERS-BIKES-BBQ WEEKENDER

With over 40 km of purpose-built trails, from the easy cruiser to the technical descents, you need a weekend here to do it justice. Arrive in time to get a good night's sleep. Enjoy a full breakfast before taking to the trails. At the end of the day, sample local brews while the chef cooks you are hearty BBQ on the balcony.

$120 per person, per night two share

Big Sleep in a Big Bed
Bumper Breakfasts
Brilliant BBQ dinner featuring two local Brews

* Combine it with Blue Dirt Shuttle Days to get the most of your weekend - please check availability/COVID restrictions
Book your shuttle passes now
* Additional days and additional adult rates available

Use promotional code: BBB-Weekender

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HIKE THE HIGH COUNTRY

An extensive network of trails are on offer from the meandering around the village, to the lakes and aqueducts, past the historical huts and the colourful wildflowers, to the iconic Falls to Hotham Crossing that hikers can complete in one day or take the overnight options.

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HIGH COUNTRY HIKING

Take the comfortable option for your hiking adventure by stay with us in comfy beds, tasty meals and shuttle services

2 nights hiking package:
2 nights' accommodation in our Standard Room
2 full breakfasts
2 hiker's lunches
2 two-course dinners
Pick up and drop off in Mt Beauty
Drop off at Falls to Hotham Crossing Trailhead
Pick up from Hotham and returned to Falls Creek or Mt Beauty
$595 per person - 2 persons minimum

* Extra person sharing, $280 per person, maximum 4 people
* Extra nights with all meals from $170 per person
* Recommended between December - April
* Upgrade to our Two Share International Room, add $160
* Bright pick up/drop off also available, add $160

This package does require planning, please contact us directly first to discuss your intended dates.

MOUNTAIN YOGA AND WALK WEEKEND

Take the opportunity to join Emily Rose at Diana Alpine Lodge, Falls Creek, for two days of grounding yoga, hiking, meditation, and delicious, seasonal, earthy food.

This retreat offers you some time and some tools to connect with your body and with nature in the stunning alpine setting.

  • Two nights accommodation
  • Two 90 minute morning dynamic vinyasa yoga classes
  • One 90 minue gentle Hatha afternoon yoga practice
  • One 90 minute Yin evening yoga practice
  • Daily meditation including nature-based meditation
  • All vegetarian meals for the duration of the stay
  • Gourmet picnic at Cope Hut
  • Self-guided hike along the Wallaces to Cope Heritage Trail
  • An optional massage/ spa treatments with The Organic Touch is also available for an additional cost

Both Twin share and Private rooms are available and accommodation and meals can be extended for extra nights on request.
2 nights Twin Share Room: $495
2 nights Single Room: $550

Ready to book? Please contact us to register your interest and we will advise you of our next Weekend.

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ALPINE GLAMPING

Alpine Glamping is offered to those who want to retreat to the mountains to relax and explore some of Victoria's High Country - without having to deal with any of the set up of the campsite to get more time to explore.

Alpine Glamping

While exploring Falls Creek and the Alpine National Park by hiking or cycling your tent, comfortable bed and meals are set up ready for your stay, so when you arrive at the campsite your can dine, read, play a board game, watch the stars and enjoy the peace. Simply pleasures.

The day will be begin early with the rising sun and bird life chatter. A tasty continental breakfast is included in your meal hamper along with the packed lunch to enjoy on your journey back to the village, leaving us to take care of the campsite.
Return to your accommodation in the village to complete the recuperation with some pampering.

Overnight package for two: $340 per couple
Night In/ Out package - night at lodge plus night camping with all meals: $640 per couple

TRAILS, TALES AND TUCKER

Discover the Bogong High Plains on a historical High Plains Huts walk and picnic.

A meandering 4 km walk over three hours from iconic Wallace’s Hut through to Cope Hut and hear stories about the landscape and the people of The Bogong High Plains. The walk concludes with a sumptuous picnic of local produce with views over the high plains.

Trails, Tales and Tucker is a collaboration of the history collated by the Falls Creek Historic Society, the fare of Diana Alpine Lodge and the storytelling of Ken Bell.

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