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

Early season snowfalls brighten NZ townships of Methven and Queenstown. (10-Apr-11)

NZ South Island…..Mt. Hutt out of Methven has received 15cm of snow....

NZ South Island…..Mt. Hutt out of Methven has received 15cm of snow at the base and 20-30cm up high in the past 24 hours, while sister resort The Remarkables in Queenstown has enjoyed some snow flurries on its peaks painting a magical picture of icing sprinkled across it's souring elevation.   

Pictures tell a thousand words, see early season snowfalls attached, plus great package deals to both Mt. Hutt and Queenstown below:

Mt Hutt Luxury Retreat - 2 nights / 3 days from $NZ378 pp.

Includes  2 nights accommodation at Beluga Luxury Lodge in a stylish lodge room, featuring king size bed, ensuite, bathrobes honesty bar, and in house TV & movies, including cooked or continental breakfast, and 2 x 2 adult day lift passes valid for skiing and riding at Mt Hutt . Based on 2 adults.

Valid for travel from 10 June to 24 October.  See for further details.

Queenstown Ski Getaway - 5 nights       

Includes 5 nights standard room at the Crowne Plaza Queenstown and 2 x Adult 3 Day Lift Passes valid for skiing and riding at Coronet Peak and The Remarkables, and an early bird booking bonus of 2 complimentary cocktails at threesixty bar per booking.  Valid for travel from 11 June 2011 until 31 October 2011.  See for further details.

Early season snow

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