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Who wins in a fight between Australia and New Zealand snow...

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The good, the bad, the ugly of skiing and snowboarding

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Toboggangate, how Thredbo’s toboggan ban set the internet alight

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How Facebook can make or break your 2018 ski season

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Five ways skiing helps keep my head screwed on

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How to get your lover into skiing or boarding (without breaking...

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What I wish I knew before I became a snowboard instructor

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How to become a ski and snowboard blogger and travel the...

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

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Why skiing is the best family sport you can choose

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The seasonal struggle is real and how to combat the blues

Before I worked in ski resorts, I was a tourist in ski resorts. I saved for my ski holidays for ages. I had a...

Rewriting Lydia Lassila’s headline

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Public tears for personal pain at the Olympics

I've seen my share of tears at this Olympics and there are still nine days to go. As a ski journalist I am privileged to...

My last night with Lydia Lassila

The Olympics is big. It's a beast that chews you up and leaves you spent. Days are super long, pressure is all time high,...

Why we all need a little Britt Cox in our lives

The Olympics is a beast. It is like no event you have competed in, attended or reported on before. The logistics alone present challenge...

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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