Dad Snows Best – an ode to ski and snowboard fathers

The snow world is filled with fathers who were taught by their fathers who were taught by theirs. Step into the hallowed snow halls...

To wear or not to wear a helmet, an in depth...

It had been a bluebird day at Perisher Ski Resort in New South Wales, Australia. Clear skies, fresh snow and plenty of open runs–...

Eat a dick, comments from my readers – a life lived...

Dear readers, beware, this blog post comes with profanities and a shi*&%t load of humour, or not. You have been warned. It's been a hell...

Australian grants available for future women leaders in snow sports

Women Leaders in Sport grants are now open for individuals and organizations with Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer saying the sporting industry must maintain a...

Why you’re not going to find your soulmate in a ski...

Snow addict Jen Houltham gives SnowsBest readers her ski bum unqualified life advice. You’ve just booked your working holiday in Canada. You’re psyched - you’ll be...

The true cost of a budget ski trip? It’s not what...

It’s been a week since my 13 year old daughter and I had a last minute snow adventure in Australia. We waited until we...

Dear ski son, things I’d teach my snow child

A few months back I wrote an open letter to my imaginary ski daughter, the one I never had. The letter revealed 30 things...

#showusdagirls to WIN Coalition skis or Nitro snowboard

Calling all female skiers and snowboarders, young, not so young and wildly old and all levels of skill from beginner groomers, to terrain park...

Fat girl ski pants, selfies and the lost soul of skiing

I don’t own bathroom scales. I threw them away over 20 years ago because I had spent too many years asking an inanimate object...

One man’s hilarious wrestling match with his ski boots

I watched my Dad putting on ski boots for the first time in decades while on holiday in Italy in February. The toll on...

Five Aussie snow bloggers to follow this winter

If you're looking for unique spins on the Australian and New Zealand ski seasons then don't go past this bunch of snow bloggers.  Just bookmark...

How ski resorts can show more girls in their social media...

Miss Snow It All wrote a piece last week that revealed the gender divide in skiing and snowboarding social media content in some ski...

Which is better for Australians, the Epic or Ikon Pass?

In case you missed the memo, multi-day lift tickets are so 2014. No serious skier walks up to the ticket window and forks out $300-plus...

When Aussie ski resorts left New Zealand red faced

What a week in the Australian snow world this past one has been with powder grins in June.  Hotham are claiming 95cms and the best...

Dear Aussie ski resorts, did you know that women actually ski...

As the ski resort marketing went into hyper drive with a 70 to 90 centimeter snow storm over the last few days, you'd be...

5 ways snowboarding can help disillusioned youth

Expelled from one of Adelaide's highly regarded colleges to now coaching snowboarding all over the world, I’ve seen and been a part of many...

Australia
Resort 3 Day 7 Day
Thredbo2 cm2 cm
Perisher2 cm2 cm
Charlotte Pass2 cm2 cm
Selwyn Snowfields0 cm0 cm
Hotham1 cm1 cm
Falls Creek1 cm2 cm
Mt Buller2 cm2 cm
Mt Baw Baw6 cm6 cm

Last updated - Thu, 20 Jun 2019 04:30:00 +0000


New Zealand
Resort 3 Day 7 Day
Coronet Peak5 cm5 cm
The Remarkables10 cm10 cm
Cardrona9 cm9 cm
Treble Cone15 cm15 cm
Mt Hutt5 cm6 cm
Turoa0 cm36 cm
Whakapapa0 cm36 cm

Last updated - Thu, 20 Jun 2019 04:30:00 +0000

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