News and Events

Mt Hutt ‘all systems go’ for 40th season opening (13-Jun-13)
Immaculately groomed slopes and a genuinely warm welcome await avid skiers and snowboarders.....

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area first to open in Australasia (10-Jun-13)
Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area today (June 8) celebrated in style as the first Australasian ski field to open for winter....

Coronet Peak first ski area in Australasia to open on Saturday (05-Jun-13)
Queenstown is officially open for winter as the 2013 season kicks off at Coronet Peak on Saturday (June 8).

Ski Areas Go Out With A Bang! (27-Sep-12)
Season extension and half price passes

Burton Announces The Australian Premiere Of "It’s Always Snowing Somewhere" (25-Aug-08)

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (August 26, 2008) — Burton Australia is set to premiere It’s Always Snowing Somewhere

Burton Australia is set to premiere It’s Always Snowing Somewhere, a double feature, double DVD snowboarding movie that showcases the Burton team’s most ridiculous season yet. Winter never ends as the team travels from the southern hemisphere to the northern hemisphere laying waste to parks, pipes, big mountain lines and jibs; from Alaska to Argentina.

Friday September 5 will see the movie screen at The Banjo Patterson Inn (Kosciusko Road, Jindabyne) during the official closing party of the Burton Australian Open.

The movie features all the heavies, including Shaun White, Terje Haakonsen, Natasza Zurek, Gigi Rüf, JP Solberg, Heikki Sorsa, Nicolas Müller, Tadashi Fuse, Frederik Kalbermatten, Jeremy Jones, Jussi Oksanen, DCP, Mads Jonsson, Trevor Andrew, Keegan Valaika, Kevin Pearce, Danny Davis, Kazuhiro Kokubo, Mikkel Bang, Mikey Rencz, Peetu Piiroinen and the Smalls Team, Burton’s crew of riders that range from six to 14 years old.

It’s Always Snowing Somewhere will soon be available for purchase on In addition, VAS Entertainment, a market leader in the distribution of action sports DVDs, will be distributing the movie worldwide to specialty shops and national Burton retailers.  

Special thanks go out to Corona and The Hub ( for supporting the Burton’s Australian premiere of It’s Always Snowing Somewhere.

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