Whether you're looking for a cosy winter escape or relaxing summer break for your group or family, Howmans Gap Discovery Camp is the camp for you.

Surrounded by the majestic Victorian Alps, our accommodation is conveniently located 10 minutes away from Falls Creek snow fields. The perfect base for an adventurous, yet affordable experience.

We offer a range of accommodation including shared rooms, private rooms and accessible rooms for people with disabilities. All our accommodation options are warm, clean and comfortable. Rooms include modern amenities - ideal for families, community groups and school groups. Howmans Gap is able to accommodate up to 208 people comfortably.

Making unforgettable memories in the snow or sun has never been easier, or better value. Take look at our prices and packages or submit an enquiry.

  • Private rooms

    Like our shared rooms, private rooms are affordable and comfortable - but with one difference: your group doesn't have to share with other groups. 


    • two to seven people per room
    • bunk beds 
    • bedding - sleeping bags are required, but guests should bring their own linen (which includes a fitted sheet, flat sheet, pillow and towel) - alternatively, guests can hire linen
    • shared modern bathroom facilities
    • accessible rooms and bathroom facilities
    • drying room – wet ski boots and coats saturated with snow will become a thing of the past with our large drying room available to all guests
    • bike / ski shed – be sure to keep your cross country skis in prime skiing condition with our shed available to all Howmans guests
    • dining hall - with catering available for two to three meals per day
    • lounge room — board games, library and projector for movie nights
    • games room – Plenty of games for the family; table tennis, foosball table and pool table
    • free parking.
  • Self-catered cottage

    Your home away from home.

    Ideal for families or groups looking for a relaxing and private escape, our cosy cottages have everything you need to enjoy the high country.


    • sleeps up to eight people
    • two or three bedrooms with bunk beds, one bedroom with a queen bed  
    • bedding - linen is provided
    • private kitchen with cooking facilities, crockery and cutlery
    • catering available
    • private bathroom with shower and toilet
    • lounge room with flat screen TV and DVD player
    • dining room
    • laundry room – dry off your snow soaked ski boots and coats in our large drying room
    • bike / ski shed – be sure to keep your cross country skis in prime skiing condition with our shed available to all Howmans guests
    • washing machine and dryer
    • heating in all rooms
    • balcony with breathtaking views of the Victorian Alps
    • portable cots (available on request)
    • free parking.
  • Accessible accommodation

    Howmans Gap is proud to provide guests with disabilities with the Access All Abilities (AAA) Building. The purpose-built facility is the first of its kind in the southern hemisphere, and supports greater access for a much broader section of our community to be able to enjoy the alpine environment.

    Comprising of 33 beds organised into six rooms with specialised bunk-beds and en-suite bathrooms. The facility also boasts the only changing places bathroom above the snowline in Australia.

    • Specialised bunk beds
    • Private en-suite bathrooms
    • Changing places bathroom
    • Accessible kitchen & lounge area 
    • Accessible wintersport activities
    • Accessible summer activities
    • Motorised Trailrider wheelchair for hiking and bushwalking activities

    Please note: during the winter snow season use of our Access All Abilities (AAA) Building is reserved for Disabled Wintersports Australia members. Access opens to members of the public during the warm summer months.

    Learn more about accessibility at Howmans Gap Discovery Camp. 

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