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Au­gust 2 – 4: 3AW are broad­cast­ing LIVE Thurs­day to Satur­day at the Mt Buller Chalet Hotel. Come and meet your favourite pre­sen­ters from Melbourne’s num­ber one news and talk sta­tion in­clud­ing Ross, John and more.

Au­gust 4: The Ju­nior Na­tional Mogul Cham­pi­onships jNats event caters for all lev­els of the sport from first time mogul com­peti­tors to as­pir­ing Aus­tralian de­vel­op­ment team skiers.

Au­gust 4: Yuki Birds Ses­sion. A se­ries of events to bring all of you awe­some birds to­gether to ride the park, cruise the moun­tain or just meet some other awe­some like-minded birds.

Au­gust 5: The event serves as a crit­i­cal com­pe­ti­tion step for the na­tion’s mogul ski­ing ath­letes, giv­ing them the op­por­tu­nity to press for na­tional de­vel­op­ment team se­lec­tion and pro­vid­ing an ideal lead-up to the Vic­to­rian In­ter­schools and ABOM Mogul Chal­lenge events at Mt Buller. Ath­letes will com­pete for the strong­est prize pool in an Aus­tralian ju­nior event, with $1600 prize­money up for grabs from ma­jor spon­sor Bounce Inc and prizes from Bolle and Aussieskier.

For more in­for­ma­tion and to reg­is­ter for the event please visit www. jnats.com.

Au­gust 9 – Septem­ber 9: Peak Pics Mt Buller Photo Com­pe­ti­tion. Peak Pics is Mt Buller’s an­nual pho­tog­ra­phy com­pe­ti­tion. Each year an amaz­ing range of tal­ented pho­tog­ra­phers sub­mit their in­cred­i­ble shots. Peak Pics cel­e­brates moun­tain en­thu­si­asts en­gaged in awe-in­spir­ing ac­tiv­i­ties.

Au­gust 11 – 12: Chicks with Stix is a grass-roots or­gan­i­sa­tion that was founded in 2010 in Aus­tralia by a bunch of like-minded, pas­sion­ate snow lov­ing chicks. Our aim is to pro­vide much needed en­cour­age­ment and op­por­tu­ni­ties for girls who ski and snow­board and are in­ter­ested in freestyle ski­ing and board­ing. Girls are dif­fer­ent to boys, but big moun­tains, mogul bumps, the half-pipe, aerial kick­ers and ski x burns and jumps don’t dif­fer­en­ti­ate. It’s ‘one-size fits all’ and it can be daunt­ing.

Au­gust 11 – 26: Come and visit Tony Har­ring­ton’s ex­hi­bi­tion of pho­to­graphic im­ages by Buller lo­cal and world renowned Big Wave and Big Moun­tain pho­tog­ra­pher (there are more de­tails to come shortly).

Satur­days and Sun­days un­til Au­gust 26: Come on up to the moun­tain where you can ski, board, take a les­son on Bourke St ski run or go to­bog­gan­ing in the Vil­lage Snow­play Park un­til 8.30pm, all un­der lights. This is com­ple­mented by live en­ter­tain­ment and extended shut­tle hours for the best week­end around. Day vis­i­tors that ar­rive after 3pm for twi­light ski­ing nights will get 30 per cent off stan­dard gate en­try price (not avail­able on­line).

Ev­ery Mon­day, Wed­nes­day and Fri­day: Start­ing at 4pm, there will be a free Mag­i­cal Moun­tains show with free hot choco­late for the kids.

Ev­ery Satur­day: Be­tween 3:30 and 4:30pm, Miss Twisty will be hold­ing some free kids en­ter­tain­ment with bal­loon twist­ing fun for every­one.

Mt Buller Cin­ema: Come along and watch any of the fol­low­ing; Avengers: In­fin­ity War, Breath, Gringo, In­cred­i­bles 2, Life of the Party, Juras­sic World: Fallen King­dom, Si­cario 2 and Emo­cean. The cin­ema opens from 8.30am un­til 8pm. For more in­for­ma­tion or to book tick­ets, please call 5777 6000.

Buller Air Zone: Mt Buller’s newest in­door ac­tiv­ity, the Buller Air Zone is of­fi­cially open. Fea­tures in­clude five high per­for­mance tram­po­lines in­clud­ing an uber tramp, a gi­ant air bag, an in­flat­able boul­der­ing wall, a self-be­lay­ing climb­ing wall. Open 12pm–8pm Mon­day un­til Thurs­day, 12pm-10pm on Fri­day and Satur­day, and 12pm-7pm on Sun­day.

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