From Roost Mag:

Mt Buller. Yet another famous venue for mountain biking in Australia! Mt Buller has been on the mountain biking bandwagon for years and with the latest developments and announcements of future trail progression, Australia’s first IMBA Trail Center is sure to grow and host more racing over the coming decade. Playing host to the opening round of the Australian National Series was the infamous ‘International’ track, a track that has been raced at almost every race season in the past 10 years. Upon arriving at Buller on Thursday evening, it was clear that we were in for a great weekend. Hot weather down the bottom of the track meant perfect riding weather at the top, bar the ridiculous amount of flies and hay fever inducing pollen! The first practice session of the weekend commenced on Friday morning and it was a great chance for riders to catch up, talk smack, check out new bikes and new teams, as well as being a clear indicator of who had been working hard in the off-season! After a solid day of practice out of the way with, the three representatives for the Kona Factory Team retired to their respective accommodation and fueled up for another day on the mountain. Read more on