The ultimate ski house in Wanaka

There are times when my job as a travel journalist simply rocks. Those moments when the silver spoon you longed to be born with...

Ski New Zealand in 2018 at 2017 prices

The New Zealand 2017 ski season finished on the last weekend (ok, ok, Mt Ruapehu is still going). Wipe away your tears because the good...

Mt Hutt opens highest hot tub in New Zealand

Mt Hutt keeps knocking out the records. Not only officially New Zealand’s best ski resort two years in a row, plus the best snowfall...

First all female climb and ski descent of New Zealand’s volcanoes

Kiwi Winter Olympian Janina Kuzma is leading an expedition to be the first all-female ski group to ascend and ski all four of New...

The Rees Hotel Queenstown wins Best New Zealand Hotel.

The Rees Hotel Queenstown Scoops the Pool – Lauded the ‘Best of the Best’ Winning Golden Trifecta of International Hotel and Tourism Industry Awards.The Rees Hotel...

Mt Hutt extends season

Thanks to weather not experienced in about a decade, New Zealand’s Best Ski Field – Mt Hutt in Canterbury – will now remain open...

Triple podium for Australia’s Para Snowboarders at Winter Games

It’s a triple podium for Australia’s Para Snowboard team and the first gold and silver World Cup medals in the Audi quattro Winter Games...

24 spring hours in Queenstown

Ski in the morning, hike, bike and golf in the afternoon then hit the town for lakeside sundowners. Twenty four hours in Queenstown never...

Mt Dobson, the ski resort you’ve never heard of but should

Briar Peters road trips to New Zealand’s Mackenzie region to hit up Mt Dobson after a snow storm.After a northern winter season in Val...

Is Mt Hutt about to get over a metre of snow?

New Zealand's Canterbury region is in another storm cycle, the third major weather incident this season. The next twenty four hours will see snow...

The snow storm set to wreak havoc in New Zealand

If you thought last week's storm cycle in New Zealand was big then look out as this week's weather descends upon the Canterbury and...

Air New Zealand spot sale ends today

Air New Zealand have a spot sale on now with sale fares from Australia to Christchurch and Queenstown.Sale fares are available now on the Air New...

Janina Kuzma’s guide to Wanaka

Freeride World Tour athlete and New Zealand Winter Olympic halfpipe skier, Janina Kuzma, calls Wanaka on the South Island home. This is why. Why Wanaka? It's...

Air New Zealand on the search for All Blacks apprentices

Air New Zealand and New Zealand Rugby are searching the world for two truly crazy-about-rugby All Blacks Apprentices to join the All Blacks as...

Instasnow in New Zealand this morning!

There's a lot of excited people in Wanaka, Arrowtown and Queenstown this morning. Snow has fallen overnight and settled on the ground down to...

What’s new this ski season in Australia & NZ

Less than a month to go until opening day  and we look at everything new at your fave resort in Australia and New Zealand....