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

Snowfalls And Snowmaking At Falls Creek (06-Jun-11)

Up to 10cm of snow overnight...

Up to 10cm of snow overnight and more snow is forecast everyday this week and snow has been made overnight on Towers, Drovers and Wombat's Ramble. 

New snow, Falls Creek

"This is a dream lead up to our winter season opening this Saturday" says Debbie Howie spokesperson Falls Creek "It looks like we'll have snow for opening weekend and a likelihood of skiing and boarding, it'll be a fun weekend to head up to the resort". 

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Temps are currently minus 4.3 degrees, forecast to drop to minus 6 degrees this morning with a windchill of minus 9.1.  Winds are from the south west.

"This is a perfect start with the natural snowfalls plus sub zero temps creating perfect snowmaking conditions" says Howie.

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