Mt Buller Mt Stirling 2018-19 Summer Media Guide Mt Buller Mt Stirling 2018-19 Summer Media Guide - Page 5

STORY STARTERS You might already have a great angle or your editor has sent you on a mission, but if you’re still shaping your ideas here are few thought bubbles that might add to your Mt Buller Mt Stirling feature… FOREST BATHING GET GREEN The Japanese call it ‘shinrin-yoku’ and are fans of immersing themselves in nature as an antidote to the frenetic pace of modern life. ‘Forest bathing’ is the latest thing for frazzled city dwellers and we have the perfect spot for you to give it a go. Mt Buller Mt Stirling are leaders in sustainability, conservation and environmental management. We are green and proud. Come and chat with us about compost, recycling, water management and more. SWAP SCREENS FOR STAR-FILLED SKIES ALTITUDE TRAINING Training, and especially sleeping, at altitude is proven to help elite athletes improve performance, so if you want to see what all the fuss is about come and breathe some mountain air. BUDGET ADVENTURE Make summer holidays more affordable for the family with simple days and nights in the mountains where kids can be kids (with unlimited dirt and sticks included free) and parents can unwind. RUN FOR THE HILLS Ditch the grind of pounding the pavement and step up your running program with undulating mountain trails, views around every turn and zero exhaust fumes and car horns. Mt Buller & Mt Stirling Summer Media Guide 2018-19 The stars shine bright up here thanks to low light pollution. Bring the telescope and put the iPads away for night time viewing you’ll never forget. POSSUM MAGIC Meet the endangered, tiny and beautiful Mountain Pygmy-possum and learn how we are helping our little friends to survive and thrive amongst the plum pine. DISCOVER OUR ALPINE HISTORY The mountains are full of stories and rich characters including cattlemen, entrepreneurs, immigrants and explorers. We’ll help you find some characters to spin you a brilliant yarn around the campfire. 5