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High Country

Falls Creek fun.

Victoria

Falling for Falls Creek

Rachael Oakes-Ash Rachael Oakes-Ash returns to the prettiest ski village in Australia.

Victoria

Mount Hotham skiing: On the slide - and loving it

mt  Hotham

Kate Cox strikes it lucky weather-wise, enjoying superb conditions for a women-only ski program at Mount Hotham.

Victoria

Weekend Away: One on Last, Beechworth

Anthony Dennis Valley views and fine dining greet Anthony Dennis in Beechworth.

Mama Holiday: Snow holidays with kids

Tracey Spicer You've seen the advertisements: A picture-perfect family, dressed in designer ski gear.

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Special features

Australia

Places in the heart: Pete Evans

Mates on a high ... being at Falls Creek taught Pete Evans life lessons.

Skiing at Victoria's Falls Creek was not just the most fun a kid could have; it also taught chef, restaurateur and TV presenter Pete Evans some critical life lessons.

Photo galleries

Dog sledding in dinner plain

Dog sledding in Dinner Plain.

Dog sledding in dinner plain

The historic Mount Buffalo Chalet

Mount Buffalo Chalet.

The 100-year-old ski lodge may yet reopen after a three-and-a-half year closure.

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Travellers Tips

Victoria

Stay the night

Open house ... Boroka Downs.

David Reyne finds some cosy lodgings, from coastal getaways with open fires to inner-city Italian chic.

Snow

Tweet it from the mountains

Real-time reports, high-tech lift passes and smart ways to clock your speed: technology has officially arrived, writes Rachael Oakes-Ash.

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Travel News

No nudes is bad news for Germany's nudists

Germans will still happily get naked while holidaying in France and Spain, but nudist clubs in their home country are in decline.

5:45pm | Germans still love to bask naked on holidays, but at home the nudist scene is facing a decline.

Australia's greatest ever meal? Top chefs face tourism challenge

CRAIG PLATT 3:09pm | It might be the greatest meal in Australian history, but the general public won't be getting a taste.

Move over Amsterdam: Barcelona becoming Europe's new cannabis capital

10:40am | The opening of hundreds of cannabis clubs have seen Barcelona emerge as a rival to Amsterdam for marijuana users.

Chinese tourism company sues over Transformers: Age of Extinction

9:43am | A Chinese tourism company is suing Paramount Pictures and a producer of the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction saying they had failed to show the company's logo in the movie.

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