You might be surprised to hear but our ski resorts and alpine villages are filled with a vast rich history of European involvement dating back as early as 1835, when stockmen worked the land. Australia might be a young nation but we have our roots and it’s ever interesting reading up on them. Continue reading “History of Mt Hotham”
It’s here everyone, season 2011 officially kicks off this Saturday June 11, weeeee! Some resorts have even decided to kick the party off on Friday. So while you’ve probably already sorted out your plans, here is a quick rundown of what all the resorts are expecting in terms of lifts and coverage as well as festivities! Party on, snow enthusiasts. Continue reading “Season ’11 Opening Weekend Action”
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. Continue reading “And It Begins SNOWING [Gallery]”
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. Continue reading “First Flakes Fall!”
What would be better than flying direct to the snow? Couldn’t think of anything easier than landing a sweet 20kms from Hotham resort and Qantas will again take you there in 2011. Continue reading “Fly Into Hotham This Season”
Hotham’s 2010 À la Carte in the Park Series came to a conclusion yesterday with the final event of the season – Spring Sessions Sorbet Slopestyle presented by Oakley. Continue reading “A La Carte in the Park Finishes Up”
After the weekends wild weather and landslips, good news out of Hotham with its Village Chairlift to reopen today, Wednesday 8 September, from 12noon. Continue reading “Village Chair at Hotham Reopens Today”
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.
What better way to experience that long awaited dump of white stuff than on the very latest gear from a huge range of brands.