Snowsports Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Where is the Falls Creek Snowsports School and how do I get there?

The Snowsports School is located at Cloud 9 which is at the top of the Falls Express Chairlift. The easiest and most direct chairlift for beginners is the Falls Express Chairlift. If you are an intermediate skier you can access via Eagle chair and ski / board across to the Snowsports School (allow a minimum of 15 mins for either).

Q. What time and where do Adult ski or snowboard lessons meet?

Adult group lessons leave the meeting area at Snowsports School (Top of Falls Express - Cloud 9) at 10.00am, 12.00pm (beginners only) and 1.30pm.

Q. What is the best ticket to purchase if I have never skied before?

The Falls Beginner ticket is a great way to get you up and running. The one day ticket gives you a beginner lesson for 1 hr 50 minutes and all day use of Falls Express Chairlift, Mousetrap and Boardwalk carpets. 3 & 5 day packages are also available.

Q. Can I learn to ski or snowboard with my child?

The Snow Sports School offers family private lessons for those who would like to learn together. Family private lessons are for 2 adults, 2 children (6 - 14 years). It is preferred all participants be a similar standard.

Q. What lessons and programs are available for children?

  • MILO Snow Club 4 Kids (3-5 years old)
  • MILO Junior Workshop (skiing) and Junior Shred (snowboarding) (6-14 years old)
  • Class lesson only: 10.00am - 11.50am and 1.30pm - 3.20pm.
  • Please be at the meeting area (Top of Falls Express - Cloud 9) 10 minutes prior for lesson organisation and grading.

Q. Should I/my children wear a helmet?

Helmets are compulsory for all Snowsports lessons/programs and are recommended for all skiing/boarding, no matter what your level.