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

New Eight-Seater Chair Lift For Ski Welt (13-Jul-10)

Ski Welt, Austria, July 13, 2010 - Austria's Ski Welt region

Austria’s SkiWelt region which links the skiing of eight resorts in the country’s largest ski region, and is itself linked to neighbouring kitzbuhel’s ski region, has announced its new projects for winter 2010-11.

In Scheffau the new Osthangbahn will be a family friendly eight-seater chairlift  with child-proof lock for added safety and heated seats.

The region’s snowmaking network, already Austria’s largest, will be expanded once again.

Owners of iPhone and many other mobile phones will be able to download the region’s new app at

Up at Hochbrixen the Alpeniglu Village will feature an ice-restaurant, ice bar, ice-land with ice figures and exhibition and an ice hotel.

The SkiWelt will kick off its season on the weekend of 10 – 12. December with a big  Winter Opening party in Söll.

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