Molony's Ski Shop - OPEN QUEENS BIRTHDAY WEEKEND
Molonys Ski Shop is your ski & fashion boutique in Dinner Plain. With a hand picked selection from some of the best designers from Europe, America, Scandinavia and Australia.
Baby Equipment Hire Service
Your complete baby equipment hire service. For bookings please call Pauline on 0403 154144 or visit the website for more information
EFTPOS facilities are available at most restaurants and shops.
Major credit cards are also accepted at most outlets.
An ATM is available in Hotham Central.
Dinner Plain to Hotham Shuttle Bus 2013
This service operates from Queens birthday weekend to the end of the ski season. Contact phone number is - 0487 775869. FROM 29 JUNE UNTILL FURTHER NOTICE as follows:
DINNER PLAIN TO HOTHAM
7am - 8am - 9am - 10am 12noon - 1pm - 2pm - 4pm - 5pm - 6pm
HOTHAM TO DINNER PLAIN
7.30am - 8.30 am - 9.30am - 10.30am - 12.30pm - 1.30pm - 2.30pm - 4.30pm - 5.30pm - 6.30pm
Omeo to Bright Buslink
Connecting Mount Hotham and Dinner Plain from Bright and Omeo, 3 times per week. Reservations essential, please call 03 5159 1377
Omeo to Bright Bus Timetable Summer 2012 - 2013
Car parking is provided at each house, lodge or apartment. When parking your car please take care that you do not accidentally park across the access to another house, lodge or apartment. Your car should have anti-freeze in the radiator and snow chains must be carried at all times during the snow season. Please ensure that you do not leave your handbrake on, as it will freeze.
Car Parking Additional
If you have insufficient parking at your lodge, please use the overnight car park located at Scrubbers End.
No charges apply. A permit is available from your accommodation provider.
Catering 5 Star Hospitality - Luxury Alpine Catering
5 Star Hospitality specialises in luxury -in home catering for holiday homes, chalets and apartment suites in Mt. Hotham, Dinner Plain and Niseko Japan. Our catering package provides you with a week of continental breakfasts, afternoon snacks, tea and coffee and restaurant quality three course dinners, served to you with limitless wine.
All food is prepared by your personal chef and served to you by your own chalet host. The package includes a welcome basket of fine local produce and wine on arrival, daily cleaning of the kitchen and general tidying up of the residence and a full commercial clean to agents standard after your departure.
Onsen retreat and Spa presents a distinctly Australian interpretation of the Japanese Onsen experience. Offering complete wellness programmes for individuals or groups, of relaxing and therapeutic body and skin treatments, fitness, memberships and the simple experience of the "soak". Facilities include five treatment rooms including one couple's suite, indoor 15 meter lap pool, signature outdoor Onsen pool (40 degrees C), gymnasium, change areas with saunas and spas and a conference area seating 40 guests.
Opening hours: from 23rd June 7 days a week 7am to 9pm (Treatments from 10am).
Advance booking is highly recommended for treatments. Bookings are not required for casual communal bathing - communal bathing pass includes acces to saunas, spas, indoor lap pool, gymnasium and outdoor Onsen pool.
For bookings please call 5150 8880
Doctor and Medical Facilities
Summer - the Bright Medical Centre is located 60km from Dinner Plain. Should you require medical assistance please call 5750 1000 for an appointment.
Winter - The Mount Hotham Medical Centre is located in the corner of the public car park. Should you require medical assistance please call 5759 3551.
For an Ambulance please call 000.
Driving Distances and Times
Dinner Plain village is situated 10 kilometres on the Omeo side of Mount Hotham.
The most travelled route is on the Hume Freeway and then via Milawa, Myrtleford, Bright and Harrietville.
The approximate distance and travel times to Dinner Plain are based on summer road conditions and are as follows:
From Melbourne 385 km 5hr
From Sydney 718 km 10hr
From Canberra 518 km 8hr
From Adelaide 1,084 km 14hr
During winter the travel times may vary, subject to road and weather conditions.
In winter you will need anti-freeze for your car. All vehicles, including 4WDs, must carry snow chains. Please note that diesel vehicles require diesel alpine mix whilst in the snow.
MYABI Hair Design - located within the Onsen Retreat and Day Spa Complex.
With over 20 year experience, Adele Walker offers expertise in Aveda colouring and styling. Competitively priced, why travel off the mountain when the perfect boutique salon is right here on your doorstep.
Call Adele on 5150 8805 for appointments or visit website
Dinner Plain Visitor Information Centre at Dinner Plain Central Reservations has internet access available *Including limited wireless access.
Facsimile & photocopying
These services are available at Dinner Plain Central Reservations located on Big Muster Drive.
Please contact our office within 7 days of your departure to claim your items. Lost property will be forwarded to you COD once claimed.
Australia Post provides a daily mail service to Dinner Plain. Delivery and pick up time is noon daily. The postbox is located in Big Muster Drive at the Dinner Plain Visitor Information Centre.
Complimentary trail maps are provided throughout Dinner Plain. The Dinner Plain Visitor Information Centre stock a selection of maps on the region.
Walking Trail Map
Newspapers are available from The Genny at Mount Hotham.
On your departure the nearest petrol stations are located in Omeo 45 kms and Harrietville 50 kms.
Omeo Service Station: 03 5159 1600
Petrol is not available at Mt Hotham.
OPEN for breakfast and lunch 7 days a week from 8:00am.
Please call 03 5159 6560 regarding catering for large groups.
Dinner Plain Hotel
OPEN from 11.00am for Lunch and Dinner. Please call 03 5159 6462 for large bookings.
Tsubo Bar & Restaurant
OPEN from 6pm 7 nights a week. Please call 03 5159 6622 for bookings.
Rundells Alpine Lodge
OPEN for breakfast and dinner. Meals from 6.00pm till 8.30pm 7 days a week. Please call 03 5159 6422 for bookings.
Alphutte Pizza & Bar
Open Please call 03 5159 6620 for further information.
If you are planning an outing in the Alpine High Country, please be aware that the weather conditions can change without a warning. Be prepared, advise someone of your intensions, dress appropriately, and take weatherproof clothing. It is advisable to take plenty of water and snacks for refreshment.
Ski Hire - RAYS SKI SHOP
For an extensive range of skis, boots and poles for hire and sale, call in at see Doug & Mag and there team to fit you out with all your requirements for your ski holiday. They stock the largest range of snow chains. Snow chains are required to be carried by law during the winter season and must be fitted where directed.
Ray's Ski Shop - 1300 135 019 or 57521306 Visit Website
Pinnacle at Dinner Plain has an extensive range of clothing and souvenirs available to commemorate your visit to Dinner Plain. (Open winter only)
Snow chains are required to be carried by law during the winter season and must be fitted where directed.
Hoys 1800 467 669
Omeo Ski Hire & Service Station 03 5159 1600
Chain Hire services are available from:
Groceries are available at The General Store at Mount Hotham, summer and winter phone 5759 3523.
A supermarket is also available at Mount Hotham in the White Crystal building, during the winter months.
Christians 4WD Service 1300 722 191
Some accommodation may provide a phone with incoming call facility and or allow you to make local calls. Telstra mobile net is available throughout our Village, as is Optus.
Our Digital Television has the following channels: ABC 1, 2, 3 and 24, SBS 1 and 2, Seven, Seven two, Seven mate, Nine, Go, Gem, Ten, 1 HD, 11, Win, Gippsland News, ABC Radio, DPTV- Snow Show.
We no longer have the Austar channels.
Transport to and from Dinner Plain is available via plane, helicopter, bus and 4WD Service.
Qantas Link 131 313
Helicopter Service 03 9379 4500
Trekset's Snowball Express 1300 656 546
VLine 136 196 (to Bright)
Christians 4WD 1300 722 191
Christians Bus Company provides the following services:
Omeo - Bright Alpine Link
For all the above services please follow this link for timetables
Our village is located adjacent to the National Park. Walking maps of the National Park plus a map for walks around the village are available from the Dinner Plain Visitor Information Centre.
Walks around Feathertop, Hotham and Dinner Plain
Dinner Plain and Hotham Tracks Brochure
Cobungra Ditch Walk