Time Out says
Located in the Shire of Mansfield, Mount Buller is one of Victoria's premier snow resorts within easy driving distance from Melbourne.
Distance from Melbourne
The ski season at Mt Buller officially runs from the Queen's Birthday weekend in June until the end of September or early October depending on snow conditions.
Resort entry and parking: $46.40 (online) and $58 on arrival.
Single-day lift passes: Ranges from $66 to $139 depending on day of the week and peak vs. off peak.
Inclusive ski or snowboard gear package: adults start at $71, children $54.
Clothing: $42-$47 for children and adults.
Where to stay
If you're looking for budget-friendly accommodation and transport options near Mt Buller, opt to stay in nearby towns like Mansfield, where you can get a room for around $120 a night.
For those wishing to stay where all the action is, there are a number of ski lodges around the Buller village. Depending on dates (off-peak or peak season) expect to pay at least $170 per person for a night atop the mountain.
What to do on the offseason
Run, walk or bike Mt Buller in the warmer months with a generous selection of trails to suit all skill levels. Hiking and mountain bike trails can be found in abundance and can be tackled by families, couples and friends alike. In the odd chance you’re feeling like you’ve had enough of the outdoors, check out Buller Air Zone, the resort’s very own indoor trampoline park.