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

Toboggan Until 3am In The SkiWelt (13-Jun-11)

Austria’s largest ski area, the SkiWelt...

Austria’s largest ski area, the SkiWelt, has announced a host of upgrades for next winter 2011-12.

The Moon Toboggan course will be floodlit from 7pm to 3am and run for 3.5km (over two miles) down the Stockalm from the top of the Hochsoll gondola.

The run will also have snowmaking cover and toboggans can be rented at the base station.

Other news from the region includes more snow making and a new beginner’s lift at Going.

Brixen will unveil a new igloo village complete with hotel, restaurant, sun lounge and exhibition all made of snow and ice. Visitors will have the chance to stay overnight in an igloo suite, visit the ‘time machine’ themed exhibition and eat a fondue on a table made of ice.

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