Best Ski Resorts in Australia

Hotham: award for best overall ski resort in Australia
Hotham: top skiing in Australia award for powder hounds
Dinner Plain near Mt Hotham: best snow play with easy access
Dinner Plain Hotel near Mt Hotham

Best Ski Resorts in Australia

Avalanche Safety Courses Australia

Powderhounds Awards for the Best Ski Resorts in Australia

The Powderhounds awards for the "Best Skiing in Australia" provide information on what we view as the best ski resorts in Australia. Here are some of our favourites regarding Australia skiing and snowboarding.

Top Rated Australia Ski Fields for Powder Hounds

Based on advanced/expert terrain + snow quality & quantity+ lack of people riding off-piste

  1. Mt Hotham
  2. Falls Creek
  3. Thredbo

Best Ski Resorts in Australia Overall

Based on infrastructure, terrain, family friendliness, snow & cost

  1. Hotham Alpine Resort
  2. Falls Creek
  3. Thredbo

Other Best Skiing Australia ( Awards)

Snow (not something that skiing in Australia is renowned for!)



Snow Raspberries

For more information on ski resorts that rate well on various factors, see the Powderhounds Australia ski resorts ratings. Examples of some of the categories are beginners terrain, intermediate terrain, expert terrain, powder, lunchtime freshies, lift infrastructure, uncrowded lift lines and slopes, restaurants, apres and much more.

Best Australia Ski Resorts - Readers' Reviews

These awards for the "best ski resorts in Australia" are based on the public reviews on Come and have your say on the top Australia ski resorts by reviewing and rating a ski area. Navigate to the Australia ski resort you want to review and click on the "add review" link in the left-hand-column. Put your vote in!

NB only Australia ski resorts with a minimum of 4 reviews were considered in the awards. Where there are equal scores, the resort with more reviews is selected as the best. 1 The top overall Australia ski resort is based on an average of the other above factors. 2 The best Australia powder skiing is the average of the scores for snow, uncrowded and off-piste.
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