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 Site Offers Ski Or Board ‘Recycling’ Service For Old Gear (10-Nov-10)

Skiers and boarders now have a quick and easy way to pass on unwanted...

Skiers and boarders now have a quick and easy way to pass on unwanted or grown out of kit that is cluttering up the attic and the cupboard under the stairs with ‘’, a brand new online trading resource.

The idea is simple – if you’re feeling generous you just give your gear away, if you need the cash, then you sell it, either way can help. All you do is upload details of your gear on the easy to use website, add a picture then choose how long you want to advertise for.

Director Alan Muir, who has spent most of his adult life in the snowsports industry says ”I’ve been a skier all my life and now that I’m also a Dad I realised that, like me others were going to find the cost of taking their family on a regular ski holiday a bit out of reach. I looked around for somewhere I could simply buy and sell good ski gear and there was nowhere to go. At that moment the idea for came to me and the more I talked to my friends and family about it the more it seemed like a good idea”

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