We’ve got the lowdown on the 2018 Aldi ski gear range

Every year I get 'accused' of advertising for Aldi. When I wrote this satire piece people asked how much Aldi had paid me? For...

The ultimate guide to buying a pair of skis

It's time. You've been hiring your skis for a while now, and you're pretty comfortable with the idea that you'll be skiing for a...

The ultimate first-timer’s guide to the snow

So you’ve finally been talked into your first ski holiday. And you feel a little stressed about it, because ski holidays are not really...

Four stunning ski road trips of North America

The mountains of North America are stunning at the best of times. Add fresh snow and they take on a mystical beauty with soaring...

5 cool cars for winter driving in the snow

If you ski or snowboard in Australia and New Zealand then you're going to have to get behind the wheel at some stage. Whether...

The ultimate carry-on packing guide for ski trips

It’s every traveller’s nightmare; you stand at the baggage carousel, waiting for your bag filled with all your ski gear to come. But it...

Buying snow gear in Tokyo to ski or board in Japan

So you're heading to Japan to ski and you've packed everything you don't need for a day on the slopes. Lucky for you Tokyo...

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...

Resort3 Day7 Day
Thredbo20.8 cm21.9 cm
Perisher23.8 cm24.5 cm
Charlotte Pass24.4 cm25.4 cm
Selwyn Snowfields20.6 cm20.8 cm
Hotham18.1 cm19.3 cm
Falls Creek23.8 cm25.0 cm
Mt Buller26.6 cm26.7 cm
Mt Baw Baw26.3 cm26.6 cm

Last updated - Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:30:00 +0000

New Zealand
Resort3 Day7 Day
Coronet Peak5.4 cm14.5 cm
The Remarkables4.5 cm20.2 cm
Cardrona4.4 cm19.7 cm
Treble Cone6.0 cm18.3 cm
Mt Hutt25.3 cm56.2 cm
Turoa10.9 cm17.4 cm
Whakapapa10.9 cm17.4 cm

Last updated - Fri, 17 Aug 2018 04:30:00 +0000

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