The ultimate Christmas gear list for snow tragics

Snow tragics are a special breed of people. They’re not interested in your average Christmas gift – they want to find something under the...

Now you see me: 7 tech snow goggles for the season

Forget about the old ski goggles of yesteryear – the ones that fogged up constantly on the slopes, or required a really awkward lens...

Boot warmers for your soul (see what we did there)

Imagine if you had a remote control to raise and lower the heat of your apres boots at the snow depending on how cold...

Hand over your old ski jacket to warm the homeless

Winter sport enthusiasts are getting ready to upgrade their gear ready for next season while men, women and children face chilling winter nights without...

Why the Aldi ski sale is good for the Aussie ski...

This time last year I wrote a satire piece about the Aldi ski sale. Then I was stoned for it.Ok, that's dramatic, but the...

Aldi launch 2017 Snow Gear – on sale May 20

With winter on the horizon, ALDI Australia is thrilled to be launching its latest range of quality Snow Gear as part of its Special...

A guide to ski boots from Australia’s best boot fitters

Need new ski boots? We asked some of Australia's best boot fitters what you need to know about buying and caring for your boots.Not...

Talk to the foot – how to reduce ski boot pain

There's more to good ski feet than just your ski boots. Guillaume Tual offers tips to keep your ski feet happy.Ah the joy of...

The essential packing guide for skiing in Japan

Australian snow devotee, Aurora Braid, put this video edit together of travel packing essentials for anyone considering spending a season skiing or snowboarding in...

Mountain skincare tips for altitude

Who knew crocodiles could survive on mountain peaks? When I first moved to Colorado and then Utah I hid in fear that hunters would...

30 questions answered for first time snowboarders

The ski slopes can be a scary place for a beginner. There’s so much unfamiliar gear and terminology. What is a heel side edge?...

20 things you didn’t know about ski/snowboard instructors

From code yellows & code browns to being ridiculously good looking, Alex Parsons spills the beans on what it's really like being a ski...

10 Christmas gifts for the snow guy who has everything or...

It’s often said that those who regularly frequent a ski town either have 3 homes or 3 jobs, but they all want the same...

Ned Kelly goes skiing

J Skis have launched a Ned Kelly inspired ski graphic called 'Such is Life" on their WhipIt ski. Founder of Line Skis, Full Tilt...

Some Kiwis don’t like the way Aussie tourists drive

A New Zealand petition calls for tourist drivers to wear T-plates when driving.If you've ever driven the roads to ski fields in New Zealand...

Righteous Australian skier boycotts Aldi

Australian skier wants wall built between Aldi and the Alpine Way. The annual Aldi ski and snowboard sale may be in hot water this year after...