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Falls Creek Sends Off Season in Style with Final Day Festivities Sunday 8 October 2017

October 4, 2017 Ski No Comments Email Email

Falls Creek is celebrating its snow-tacular 2017 snow season with an action-packed program of final day, familyfun events scheduled this Sunday 8 October.

The ‘Big Dig’ at Falls Creek

EVENTS SCHEDULE: End of Season Celebrations – Sunday 8 October

Eagle Chair Auction | 12.00pm in the Village Bowl, Falls Creek Secure a piece of Falls Creek history by bidding for one of 40 Eagle Chairs, from the resort’s popular Eagle chairlift, that will be offered at auction.

The exclusive chairs are being auctioned following news of a $9 million upgrade to the Eagle chairlift, with the redeveloped chairlift set to launch for Winter 2018.

The successful bidders will also get to ride the Eagle chairlift before the redevelopment works commence. All auction proceeds will be donated to the Falls Creek Historical Society. Auction terms and conditions apply*
Pond Skim | From 1.30pm in the Village Bowl Tube Park Show off your water riding skills at this colourful pond skimming contest which is set to draw a crowd.

All contestants are encouraged to dress up for the occasion – with a special prize on offer for the best costume. Judges will also award a prize for the most stylish skim of the day.

Register at the Falls Creek Sports Center in the Village Bowl before 1.15pm on 8 October (Receipt must be retained on the day to receive entrant number). Entry is $10 per person and participants must be aged over 14 years.
The Amazing Race | Winners announcement at 3.00pm in the Village Bowl Falls Creek’s very own Amazing Race is seeing skiers and snowboarders alike scouring the resort to hunt for clues.

Race-goers simply need to collect their checklist from the Visitor Information Centre and snap photos of themselves with key resort people and places. Entry will remain open until 7 October.

The winners will be announced at 3pm on 8 October with special prizes including a 2018 Resort Entry Season Pass and a Back Country Tour with Steve Lee in 2018.

The Big Dig | 4.00pm in the Village Bowl Tube Park Falls Creek’s much anticipated annual Big Dig is back, and bigger than ever for 2017.

Snow bunnies of all ages can join the hunt for buried treasure with prizes totaling $5,000, including a 2018 Hero pass, a Falls Creek QT Hotel voucher, Dragon Goggles, XTM’s athletic collection and much more. Entry is free (prizes are limited to one per person).

For further details about the Eagle Chair Auction, Pond Skim or The Big Dig, visit For further information about The Amazing Race, visit

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