Ben Lomond Alpine Resort


On 6 July 2024 Ben Lomond Base will be transformed into a Christmas in July Extravaganza! Join us and celebrate a Winter Christmas complete with snow, seasonal drinks and music, feasts cooked over fire and a European-style Christmas market.

This year Ben Lomond Base will be host to the ultimate winter experience, our Christmas in July Extravaganza. Expect real snow, real Christmas trees, real mulled wine! In fact, expect the most real Christmas in July you’ve ever had. Get ready to eat, drink and be oh so merry!

Tickets are now on sale –

Stay tuned for more Christmas in July announcements on our social media 

Are you a Tasmanian artisan, producer or entertainer? We’re now taking expressions of interest for businesses that want to get involved! Please contact for more info

The Christmas in July Extravaganza is supported by the Tasmanian Government through Events Tasmania.

Wombat in the snow at Ben Lomond Alpine Resort

Snow Play

Begin your day at the Base where you can hire winter clothing, snow chains and toboggans before heading up the mountain.

Enjoy a morning of tobogganing, snowball fights, and snowman building. Make beautiful family memories and see the most incredible scenery in Tasmania’s largest alpine area, Ben Lomond.

Christmas in July Feast cooked over fire


Once Jack Frost starts nipping at your toes, return to Ben Lomond Base to warm up around our fire pit and watch as a feast is prepared on flames before your eyes.

Enjoy hot chocolates, mulled wine, spiced cider and smores around the fire while listening to Christmas Carols being sung as everyone returns from a day on the mountain.

Family with skis at ben lomond base


Whether you love crafting Christmas wreaths, want to build your first gingerbread house from scratch, or want to become a Tasmanian whisky pro, we have the workshop for you.

Ran by local artisans and producers these masterclasses will up your Christmas skillset and leave you feeling Christmassy for weeks!

Mulled wine at ben lomond alpine resort base


Mulled wine in hand, stroll around our European-style Christmas Market shopping for high-quality products to remember your Christmas in the snow.

From high-end whisky and wine tasting, to artisanal crafts, winter knits and local produce to purchase, they’ll be something for everyone.

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