Perisher Valley
Australia's Best Snow Playground

Perisher Valley is Australia’s Best Snow Playground. With four resort areas and over 3000 acres of skiable terrain all of which interlink, you will definitely want to get around all of them. Whether you want to spend your days in Perisher Valley and then explore Blue Cow, or if you want to start at Smiggins and work your way to Guthega, we’ve got you sorted with everything from the best places to eat, where to get lessons or the best terrain to enjoy. Download the app and off you go.

Kooloora Lodge offers easy access to ski lifts, an on-site licensed restaurant and luxury lodge accommodation in Perisher Valley. Our rooms have direct access to the ski slopes, are equipped with heating, free Wi-Fi and each room has a private bathroom. After a long day on the slopes, curl up in our cozy guest lounge with a fireplace or play a board game before having a delicious meal prepared by our in-house chef.

The Ultimate Snow Holiday Experience

After a winter escape or snow adventure? Carve it out of the slopes and stay at Kooloora Lodge, located in the Perisher Valley. Conveniently located just 800 meters from the chairlifts, it is ideal for skiers, snowboarders and families looking for exclusive lodge-style accommodation. In addition to modern furniture, breakfast and dinner are prepared daily by the chef.

The lodge is located in Kosciuszko National Park, in the summer you can hike, bike, run or climb the highest mountain in Australia.

What's Included?

Kooloora Lodge is a fully licensed private lodge with an in house chef. We make it easy for you, book online, pack your gear ( see packing list) and then travel to the lodge.

At the lodge you will receive;

  • Modern accomodation with ensuite
  • Option to prolong your holiday with early check in or late check out for an extra fee ($100)
  • Hot breakfast every morning of your stay
  • Afternoon tea
  • Three course delicious dinner. Dietary requirements catered for.
  • Fully licensed with choice of gluhwien, wine, beer and schnapps that can be purchased with afternoon tea & dinner
  • Fresh cotton linen and towels
  • Free Starlink WiFi
  • In room TV
  • Individual heat control in all rooms
  • Music system in living area
  • Delonghi expresso machine and lodge made herbal teas available all day for no extra charge.
  • Oversnow transport on arrival and departure
  • Daily over snow lift to ski field at 8.45am and back between 330pm and 430pm.
  • A selection of board games
  • Gratitude basket complementary when you book online on our website
  • A dedicated team of chef, host and chalet manager.

See Village eight from the lounge

A wonderful location for a winter getaway near the slopes! Being able to see the main lift from the lounge and easily gauge the weather is a definite plus. The proximity of Kooloora to the lifts, just 800 meters away, makes it very convenient for skiing or snowboarding. The fact that there are three pubs within walking distance adds to the social and dining options in the area. Additionally, having essential amenities like the ski tube terminal, medical centre, supermarket, pharmacy, ATM, and a doctor nearby is great for ensuring a comfortable and stress-free stay. This kind of setup offers both the excitement of skiing and the convenience of having everything you need within reach. Whether you’re a seasoned skier or new to the slopes, this location offers a well-rounded experience for a winter vacation.

Getting to Kooloora Lodge

Kooloora lodge has a convenient and well-organized transportation setup for guests. Here’s a summarized step-by-step guide for reaching Kooloora Lodge:

1. Drive to Bullocks Flat.
The drive from Sydney to Bullocks Flat takes approximately 5 hours. This is the closest point accessible by road to Perisher Valley for overnight parking.

2. Take the Skitube to Perisher:
From Bullocks Flat, you’ll take the Skitube Alpine Railway to Perisher Valley. The Skitube is a train that transports you directly to the ski fields.

3. Use the Complementary Shuttle to Kooloora Lodge:
Head upstairs at Perisher Station to the Oversnow area. Here, you can catch a complementary shuttle service that will take you to Kooloora Lodge.

Ski Tube Timetable click here 

Wine and Dine with Us.

Kooloora Lodge is dedicated to providing a seamless and enjoyable ski holiday experience for its guests. The inclusion of an on-site licensed restaurant and complimentary meals throughout the day is a fantastic offering.

Kooloora Lodge’s focus on providing hassle-free dining experiences through its on-site licensed restaurant and inclusive meal packages truly enhances the overall ski holiday. It’s a great way to enjoy both the skiing and the downtime without any unnecessary stress.

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Why Choose Kooloora this Winter?

Stunning Interior Design

Accessable luxury at Perisher Valley.

Convenient Location

800 metres for the lifts means you can sleep in and still be early.

Minutes from the Slope

No sitting in traffic jams from Jindabyne.

In House Restaurant

Enjoy breakfast and dinner with us during your stay.

Early Bird Bookings

Make your booking before December 14th for a discount on your ski holiday stay for the next year.

Family owned and Operated

You’ll meet the owners during your stay

Get In Touch

We are available 24/7 by e-mail and phone. You can also ask a question about our services through our contract form that we regularly provide.

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