With winter fast approaching now is the perfect time to organise your next ski or snowboard holiday and check out the latest gear at the Snow Travel Expo .
Returning for the fifth consecutive year, the Snow Travel Expo offers a social snow experience so ski enthusiasts can surround themselves with all the fun things associated with the snow. More than 50 international and domestic resorts will be represented as well as snow travel wholesalers, airlines and equipment manufacturers. Entry is free and skiers and snowboarders will have the chance to win many great prizes.
In Brisbane (Saturday May 15), Melbourne (Sunday May 16) and Sydney (Sunday May 23) the Snow Travel Expo provides a one-stop shop for skiers and snowboaders looking to source the best deal on alpine holidays in Australia or across the globe.
Consumers can speak to resort representatives first hand, chat with industry experts and pick up valuable tips based on real experiences. If you are interested in gear, you can see the latest gear from many of the big brands and hear presentations from the experts on gear and travel.
The event is more than a travel show, it’s a fun and interactive day out the whole family can enjoy. The Australian Snow Movie Festival returns showcasing the latest snow movies.
Come and learn more about snow equipment from the experts who’ll be providing advice on boots, skis, boards and more.
People who attend go will have the chance to win the ultimate snow experience. California Tourism and Hawaiian Airlines, along with their partners at Mammoth Lakes, South Lake Tahoe and North Lake Tahoe, are providing two lucky winners a California ski experience of a lifetime:
- Return airfares for two to California via Hawaii with Hawaiian Airlines ex Sydney
- 10 day car hire
- 3 nights accommodation in North Lake Tahoe
- Lift passes for two at ski resorts in North Lake Tahoe
- 3 nights accommodation at the Embassy Suites in South Lake Tahoe
- Lift passes for two at Heavenly ski resort
- 2 nights accommodation at the Valley Lodge in Mammoth Lakes
- Lift passes and rentals for two at Mammoth Mountain
Snow Travel Expo event director Melinda Mak says the Snow Travel Expo aims to provide a social day out for ski and snowboard enthusiasts, to meet and experience first-hand experts in travel, gear and snow related entertainment. The Snow Travel Expo is a great place to come along and create your next snow experience.
What: Snow Travel Expo 2010
Where: Brisbane, Saturday 15 May, Royal National Showgrounds, Upper Commerce Building. From 10am to 4pm.
Melbourne, Sunday 16 May, Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, Bays 1-2, Southbank. From 10am – 4pm.
Sydney, Sunday 23 May, Sydney Exhibition and Convention Centre Hall 1 Darling Harbour. From 9am to 4 pm