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Life lessons learned – when snow life is amazing and snow...

When I was aged 20 years my dad died after a long battle with cancer. Fast forward 25 years and my niece, aged 19, watched...

Is this the cheapest ski lift pass in Australia?

Skiing and snowboarding, they're not cheap but damn they're good fun. The cost of lift passes has long been the topic de jour for the...

Sweden’s Polestar 2: the AWD electric vehicle skiers and boarders will...

Scandinavian has always stood for streamlined style and design and the snowy land of Sweden is right amongst it. Think Josef Frank's colourful designs (the...

Winter Olympic gold medalist Jakara Anthony’s top eight Mt Buller haunts

Winter Olympic golden athlete, Jakara Anthony, is Mt Buller born and bred. Her parents met at the Kooroora Hotel while working at Mt Buller for...

Falls Creek Festival of Light launches today till end of season

After dark just got a whole lot better at Falls Creek with the launch of the season-long Festival of Light. A spectacular series of light...

Air New Zealand launch world first sleeping pods in economy cabin

With Covid delays, we can now announce that those new Dreamliners of Air New Zealand's with the lie down economy pods will now arrive...

When 5000m of vertical at Thredbo equals heli skiing in Canada

Fancy heli skiing in Canada? Yeah, us too. It's one step closer this southern season with Thredbo's Vertical Metres Challenge. Thredbo Resort, our favourite fun Canadian...

Hold onto your beanies, dual moguls will be in the next...

In exciting news for the Australian Winter Olympic Team, the most exciting spectator mogul event has been added to the roster. Dual Moguls will make...

La Nina is over, but above average precipitation still expected in...

The Bureau of Meteorology has announced an end to the 2021-22 La Niña in the tropical Pacific, with the status changed to "La Nina...

We need to talk about female representation in ski resort and...

It's a brave brand that takes on the haters before they even know what to hate. Now more than ever in today's world of...

Covid tests no longer required for snow travel to New Zealand

The ski season is just beginning in New Zealand with some resorts already open and the others opening over the next couple of weeks....

How to find ski holiday accom this season when there is...

With what’s been described as the best start to a season in 20 years, it seems as if an Aussie snow holiday has become...

Snow etiquette: how not to be a dick in the backcountry...

When 2021 lockdowns came to the Snowy Mountains, staff and locals headed to the hills for their allotted exercise. Although the resort lifts lay...

Selwyn unable to open this season and will now reopen in...

Selwyn Snow Resort has delayed their July 2 opening due to unprecedented early season snowfalls. It's a devastating decision for the resort who have...

Score the Aussie Winter Olympic coffee machine signed by Beijing team

Australia's Winter Olympic team were treated like coffee royalty in Beijing as the team from Locale Coffee Roasters set up shop in the athlete...

How to tell if your backcountry guide might kill you (or...

Nothing inspires a backcountry ski trip like historic early-season snowfall after two years of pandemic resort closures. It’s enough to make us call in...

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