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

Unlimited Snow Unveil Arctic World Resort (08-Nov-10)

Unlimited Snow have unveiled a new facility which the company believes is the indoor snow and ice resort.

Unlimited Snow have unveiled a new facility which the company believes is the indoor snow and ice resort.

The “Arctic World Resort” is a unique 40.000 m2 (430.000 d.ft) mixed-use destination where visitors are “beamed” into fantastic Arctic mountain landscapes with huts, trees, snowfall, sound and scent effects and animatronics featuring Arctic animals. It comprises:

- an ”Igloo SnowPlay”, an amazing snow and ice amusement park for kids of all ages with over 25 different attractions accessed through a real ice cave. It includes various snow mountain slides, snowball arena, snowball challenge, snow revolution, snow laser games, snow diggers & snow play, snow carousel, adventure mini golf on ice, bumper cars and alpine curling on ice, ice skating and hockey, ice carving igloo, high ropes course with thrill jump, reindeer rodeo, snowman wrestling as well as winter themed climbing, mining, soft play, dark ride and more.

- an “Arctic Kart”, with day and night projections of moving clouds, icebergs and Auroras, featuring outrageous patented indoor snow circuits with bridges and tunnels for kids and adults snowmobiling, snow-kart, dog-sledding, cross-country skiing, laser biathlon and Nordic walking, as well as an igloo village of real snow with virtual camp fires, whirlpools and facilities for an overnight experience, snow volleyball or snow soccer, real ice climbing tower, ice sculptures exhibition and glass igloo bars.

- a “Glacier Snow Dome”, a next generation snow dome representing a realistic patented indoor winter sports resort, with several ski lifts and fully connecting blue, red and black slopes, a slalom and moguls course, a jump, half-pipe and fun park suitable for skiers and snowboarders of any level as well as a rotating restaurant with optional casino at the top of the mountain offering a great view of the indoor resort and outdoor landscape.

- an “Arctic Ocean”, an Arctic themed indoor and possibly connecting outdoor water park with various exciting slides and water games, lazy river, an indoor beach with surfing as well as adjoining relaxing spa and wellness facilities.

- an “Arctic Village”, the central wooden cottage themed facilities overlooking all snow and water attractions which includes an Arctic 4D theatre, Arctic related edutainment, winter related games and simulators, sports shop and rental and of course extensive food & beverage facilities with “Chill-Out” balconies including a “Kids Cool Cafe”, an “Explorer Food Court”, an “Arctic Barbeque” restaurant, an “Arctic Lounge” with fire places, an “Après Ski Cafe” and the “Snow(Board)Room” overlooking the half-pipe. Underneath the slopes there is lots of space for a connecting parking, shopping mall, amusement park, FEC, multiplex cinema, arcade, live entertainment, fitness, sports facilities, hotel,
casino, apartments, offices and more.

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