Snowatch Long Range Forecast – 19 May

May 18th, 2011

If there is one forecast worth watching it surely has to be Pete Taylors, also known as ‘the Frog’ from He has just updated another long range forecast and the predicition shows some positive signs in the week leading up to opening weekend. Looks like we’re in for a strong start to the season. Read more »

And It Begins SNOWING [Gallery]

May 11th, 2011

In case you missed it, it’s been cold today. And with that comes this joyous little thing called snow! Each of the majors have had their first substantial falls for the season, some resorts recording up to 20cm. Just too damn exciting. Read more »

‘The Frog’ Drops Early Season Forecast

April 27th, 2011

Season 2011 is fast approaching! And what better to get us excited than the first early season forecast from seasoned snow forecasting extraordinaire Pete ‘The Frog’ Taylor. For those not familiar with Pete’s history, they guy can predict snowfall. Certainly one of the most reliable out there. Read more »

First Flakes Fall!

April 11th, 2011

In case you didn’t realise it was cold yesterday! And it was that cold front that brought the first snow to the Aussie mountains for 2011.

If you weren’t already counting down the days start now cause it’s coming fast. Read more »

A bit of rain, a bit of snow ahead.

September 7th, 2010

We’re in for some mixed conditions with the onset of spring in our alpine resorts. Last weekend brought damaging rain and wind causing chaos on the mountains. Although rain did take some cover Read more »

Biggest Dump of 2010!

August 25th, 2010

Wow, where to begin! How about with this statement: Officially the snowiest August in 18 years! The biggest dump of 2010 hit lastnight with amazing snow falling across all resorts and even now I’m being told the snow is falling in Jindy! Read more »

Awesome August keeps firing

August 25th, 2010

August, which has been dubbed ‘Awesome August’ by many snow goers, is continuing to provide fantastic fresh falls which we haven’t seen for a number of years. All of the main ski resorts across Victoria and New South Wales are recording major snow falls which is now proving critical to the success of the 2010 season. It seems ‘Awesome August’ should also be known as ‘August The Deliverer’ following the spiteful falls throughout June/July. Read more »

Hotham reports best August falls since 04′

August 20th, 2010

The lunacy of weather has continued in all sense of the word this week with Mt Hotham recording 35cm in the last 7 days and overnight reporting the mountain has seen its best August falls since 2004.

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Powder Central, Today at Perisher

August 11th, 2010

Perisher have had 30cms of fresh snow fall in the past 48 hours and it’s still snowing lightly this morning! They even had 71 snow guns in action overnight to add some finesse. Skiers and boarders will be in for a powder blast today, so wax those planks and hit the slopes! Read more »

More Snow On Its Way From Today

August 9th, 2010

After the amazing season saving dumps we experienced last week, the Alpine and Snowy Mountain regions are expecting another snow bearing cold front to pass through over the coming days. Read more »