I skied Japan before you did, no really, I did

After 10 days skiing in Japan for the first time in almost a decade, one thing has become obvious. Everyone skied Japan before you...

10 Signs You’re an Aussie Skier/Boarder Abroad

It's no secret that us Aussies love our snow sports and will travel far and wide to do it. You'll find us swamping Japan...

Excess baggage and the art of packing light

I am the world's worst packer. As a travel and ski journalist I should, after decades on the job, know better. But I don't. I...

That one time I taught the British army to snowboard

I was recently invited to Austria for two weeks with the British Army to teach them how to snowboard. I can only assume in...

First world instructor problems

Aaaah, ski and snowboard instructing. One minute you’re taking #myoffice selfies to post on Instagram on a stunning day and feeling smugger than a cat...

Lost in ski instruction translation

When English isn't English and left means right - oh, The joy of teaching humans how to slide on snow. Rhi Evans is back...

When skis and public transport don’t mix

Carrying your skis is hard enough, add a bus load of passengers and you've just entered a whole new hell. Rhi Evans reveals her...

When parents fail at kids ski school

Working in kids ski school can provide both parental & kid comedy gold, as Rhi Evans found out. An hilarious tale of epic parent...

When hitchhiking in the snow goes horror wrong

My friend and I were hitchhiking from one ski hill to another. Naturally our topic of conversation, as we stood at the road side...

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...

Most terrifying winter drive of my life

I faced my fears today and it did nothing to alieve them. You couldn't pay me enough to face them again. Even if the...

How not to be an offensive bogan skier on Australia Day

There is a disturbing trend of Australians and wannabe Australians behaving badly at international ski resorts every Australia Day. Here's some tips to having...

To all the ski pants I have loved before

I have 31 days to fit into my ski pants. Not that I am counting. It is a familiar struggle that comes round every year....

Snow jargon translator for first timers

You're at the snow and you hear face shot so you pull out your phone to take a selfie. You ask people what time...

#privilegedskierproblems – have you got them?

Forget #firstworldproblem #privilegedskierproblems are taking over a mountain near you. Let's be honest, if you ski or snowboard you're rich. No, I won't hear your...

10 ways to tell if you’re too old for après…

There was a time where I was the Queen of Après, when the night before was blown from my weary dancing bones by a...
SNOWSBEST.COM SNOW FORECAST

Australia
Resort3 Day7 Day
Thredbo0.8 cm8.0 cm
Perisher1.4 cm8.5 cm
Charlotte Pass1.0 cm8.3 cm
Selwyn Snowfields0.0 cm3.7 cm
Hotham0.0 cm14.6 cm
Falls Creek0.0 cm14.6 cm
Mt Buller0.0 cm6.2 cm
Mt Baw Baw0.0 cm4.0 cm

Last updated - Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:30:00 +0000

New Zealand
Resort3 Day7 Day
Coronet Peak7.0 cm7.4 cm
The Remarkables12.3 cm14.8 cm
Cardrona15.0 cm15.6 cm
Treble Cone7.6 cm9.5 cm
Mt Hutt26.6 cm27.1 cm
Turoa48.0 cm52.8 cm
Whakapapa48.0 cm52.8 cm

Last updated - Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:30:00 +0000

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