New Zealand pounded with snow

Get excited people it is game on across the ditch as New Zealand’s South Island is bang smack in the middle of another blizzard.

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Coronet Peak is reporting 40cms of fresh thus far, Treble Cone is calling the same at the top of Home Basin and Mt Hutt is too (Thursday). There’s up to 1 metre predicted earlier and it’s still snowing so we may yet see the goods – fingers and toes crossed.

Check out Mo Rush trying to get to her car at The Remarkables from @bare_kiwi on instagram.

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UPDATE Thursday night: Mt Hutt reporting 90cms already at 7.30pm Sydney time.

Friday morning update: Over a metre of snow has fallen at Mt Hutt and surrounding ski areas and 65cms plus at Treble Cone and Cardrona near Wanaka

This is what Treble Cone woke up to this morning. Friday.

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And this is what Treble Cone looked like once the sky broke blue.

Check out our gallery of images from the South Island this week.

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Rachael Oakes-Ash is the name behind @misssnowitall and the founder of SnowsBest.com. A long time travel and lifestyle journalist and ski writer, she's been published in ESPN, TIME, Wallpaper*, Action Asia, Inside Sport, Australian Financial Review, Emirates Open Skies, Conde Nast Traveler and more. She was the Fairfax snow blogger from 2007 to 2017 and the Southern Hemisphere editor for OnTheSnow. Rachael is also a documentary producer, author, radio announcer and humorist.

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