Biathlon Training in Australia

Australia is best known for kangaroos, beaches and friendly people but what you may not know is that it is one of the few places in the Southern hemisphere with Biathlon training facilities.  This allows teams, such as the South Korea Biathlon team, to train on-snow during the Northern Winter. 


  • Permanent 11 lane rifle range with Biathlon targets

  • 35 km (21 miles) of Nordic ski trails

  • Falls Creek offers additional 65km of trails

  • Gymnasium

  • Accessible by bus or car

Location and Transport

  • Mt Hotham, Victoria

  • 4 ½ hours drive from Melbourne International or 2 ½ hours from Albury airport


  • The village of Dinner Plain is 5 minutes’ drive from the range and offers cost effective options for individuals up to large teams.

  • Biathlon Australia can provide information on importing biathlon rifles, finding accommodation, transport etc.

Other Activities in Australia

  • Meet a Koala

  • See Sydney Harbour

  • Visit Uluru

  • Swim at the Great Barrier Reef

What to know more?

To find out more about visiting and training in Australia please contact us