Spring snowfall tops up Queenstown ski fields

Consistent snowfall yesterday (5 Sept) followed by a stunning blue sky day has seen locals and visitors flock to the slopes around Queenstown today to enjoy superb spring skiing conditions. Yesterday The Remarkables and Coronet Peak ski areas were blanketed with 15cm of new snow, and Cardrona Alpine Resort topped up with an extra 20cm […]

World’s fastest skiers choose Queenstown

The world’s highest cliff jump operator proved the adrenalin activity of choice for some of the world’s fastest ski racers in Queenstown today (August 15). Renowned for skiing at speeds of up to 130kph, Olympic gold medallist and multiple world championship winner Ted Ligety swapped highly-tuned top performance race skis for a backwards ‘canyon swing’ […]

Snow Shoeing Adventure Gets You Fit

Snow Shoeing is an invigorating new walking holiday being offered by Auswalk in springtime, in Australia’s Snowy Mountains. This alpine adventure will appeal to bushwalkers who want a gentler alternative to skiing, and some outdoor excitement at the beginning of Spring. “Snow Shoeing is just like bushwalking, except you walk on top of snow covered ground” […]

Drive and ski packages – Cardrona/Europcar

Europcar has announced a partnership with New Zealand’s Cardrona Alpine Resort, offering customers discounted lift passes and tailored snow packages with 24-hour roadside assistance. The partnership entitles the first 200 Europcar customers to a 50 per cent discount on a one-day lift pass at Cardrona and 15 per cent off additional daily lift passes simply […]

Women’s Ski Touring Retreat – Wanaka

Be quick – spaces limited to 12 women only! Watch the VIDEO Meet the team: ANNA COOK is blessed with an inquisitive mind. Her interests range from the Himalaya to surfing, photography and snow science. She is one of the most experienced female ski guides in the world with her time spent between working heli-skiing […]

Ski Austria, Switzerland, USA on One Season Pass

Ski & Ride the Best of Austria, Switzerland and the USA on One Season Pass 2013-2014 Epic Pass holders receive five free days at Arlberg, Austria, including St. Anton, Lech, Zuers, St. Christoph & Stuben Ski For Just Over Five Days and the Epic Pass Pays For Itself Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced […]

Perisher – 5 for 4 is back

The popular 5 for 4 package at Perisher is back in 2013. This offer includes five nights’ accommodation and five days skiing or snowboarding for the price of four. For the range of great on-snow and Jindabyne accommodation options click HERE. Book quick, this package is available for a limited time only and places are […]