Why, how and when to tune your skis and snowboards

I’ve been working as a ski tech for three seasons now, and I’m constantly surprised by how little people know about maintaining their equipment. As...

5 ski and snowboard gloves for phone addicts taking pow selfies

If you love skiing powder in minus degrees and filming or photographing yourself or others while doing it then you'll love these gloves that...

Christmas stocking stuffers for skiers and boarders

Got a skier or a snowboarder that you need to fill a stocking for this Christmas? You’re in luck – skiing and snowboarding requires...

20 questions answered for intermediate snowboarders

Before we get into it, you must be wondering: What's an intermediate snowboarder? In Snow Sports Schools we generally consider intermediates to be a...

Hasta la vista ski wax

DPS skis launches revolutionary one-time application base-coating that forever eliminates the need for waxing skis and snowboards. DPS Skis this week launched 'Phantom' – a permanent,...

Burton launches revolutionary Step On System

Burton is proud to announce that snowboarding’s next evolution, the Step On™ boot-to-binding connection system will be available in select Australian and New Zealand...

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...

When it’s the skier not the skis that are fat

Oh yes, I just went there. Why is it cooler to have fat skis than a fat butt? One size snow pants do 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...