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

Winter Returns To Whistler Blackcomb With 40cm Of New Snow In The Alpine (06-Nov-08)

WHISTLER, BC, November 6, 2008 – Whistler Blackcomb has received 40 centimeters of new snow

Whistler Blackcomb has received 40 centimeters of new snow in the alpine over the last three days. The Environment Canada Alpine Forecast is calling for cooler temperatures and lower freezing levels early next week.

Construction of the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is now complete and the world record-setting gondola looks awesome with its backdrop of snow-covered peaks.

Whistler Blackcomb’s official opening day is November 27 and with the long range forecast calling for heavy snowfall early next week snow conditions are shaping up to provide great early season skiing and snowboarding. The PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola opens December 12.

Guests can save up to 30 per cent off by booking their lift and lodging packages before November 15. Visit for more information.

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