For the sports-minded there are so many activities to choose from whether you visit in summer or winter.
Ski or snowboard at Falls Creek and check out the famous international cross-country ski race, the Kangaroo Hoppet, in August 2012.
For bush walkers there are many beautiful tracks for
any level of fitness. For those wanting a challenge there is the Mount Bogong Conquestathon in March.
Over 3000 books on history, aviation, earth studies and general interest topics provide a pleasant distraction for those who just want to read, rest, relax and recuperate in a quiet rural environment.
The Clay Target Club at Mount Beauty has regular competitions.
There are many activities for those interested in aviation - gliding, hanggliding, ultara light flying and the Gathering of the Moths Fly-in each November.
Mount Beauty/Falls Creek are famous for mountain bike riding. Whatever level of skill there is a track for you.
The Alpine Region abounds in gourmet delights. From the local bakeries to award winning restaurants. Taste the wines at the range of vineyards along the Snow Road and in the Kiewa Valley. Take home some berries from the berry farms and locally grown green tea. Catch one of the street markets at Mount Beauty, Bright, Myrtleford and Beechworth and you will be packing up the home preserves to last until your next visit.
Check out the dates of the Food and Wine Festivals.
Come browse the in-house aviation history library over 1,000 books and aviation memorabilia.
Fly in to Mt Beauty to the local airfield. Gliding and micro- light training is available.
Put the Gathering of the Moths Fly-in in November, in your diary