• Learn snowcamping skills at the Australian Backcountry Festival
    First Australian Backcountry Festival coming to Falls Creek
    August 5, 2018, Comments Off on First Australian Backcountry Festival coming to Falls Creek

    It’s less than four weeks to the inaugural Australian Backcountry Festival at Falls Creek over the weekend of September 1 and 2, 2018. It aims to celebrate all things backcountry […]

  • Matt Graham at his signature run Mogul Matts at Perisher
    Matt Graham honored with a signature run at Perisher
    August 5, 2018, Comments Off on Matt Graham honored with a signature run at Perisher

    Matt Graham has been having a huge year – topped by that silver medal performance at the PyeongChang Olympics and in a fitting tribute to the Aussie bumps boos Perisher […]

  • Ohau car park
    Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 2 – Ohau
    August 4, 2018, Comments Off on Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 2 – Ohau

    Snowaction’s Ski New Zealand on the cheap Jucy motorhome trip continues for Nic Lever as Day 4 dawns wet and miserable.. All I know is we are heading out somewhere […]

  • Jones Solution split board
    Jones Solution split board snow test and review
    August 3, 2018, Comments Off on Jones Solution split board snow test and review

    Who better to road test the new Jones Solution split board than uur snowboard gear guru Peter Wunder, who alternates winters in Thredbo and Rusutsu and loves the backcountry at […]

  • Ski New Zealand road to Ohau
    Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 1 Cardrona
    August 1, 2018, Comments Off on Ski New Zealand on the cheap part 1 Cardrona

    If you want to ski New Zealand on the cheap then the classic campavan roadie is the best way to do it. Just make sure to choose travel partners you […]

  • Snow camping Mt Stirling
    Mt Stirling is Melbourne’s wilder weekend ski alternative
    July 29, 2018, Comments Off on Mt Stirling is Melbourne’s wilder weekend ski alternative

    Melbourne is lucky enough to have two big mountains on the doorstep, famous Mt Buller and far less know Mt Stirling. While most head for buller, but it’s well worth […]

  • Thredbo backcountry skiing
    Thredbo backcountry tours available for all levels
    July 27, 2018, Comments Off on Thredbo backcountry tours available for all levels

    The Thredbo backcountry is amazing, and pretty unlimited. Sure, Thredbo boasts Australia’s biggest lift accessed vertical, and has no shortage of in-bounds terrain, but that is really just the start […]

  • Aspen insider Doctor Pete gives you the local’s lowdown
    July 23, 2018, Comments Off on Aspen insider Doctor Pete gives you the local’s lowdown

    Aspen insider Dr Peter Stiebel has been skiing around North America for 28 years, but keeps getting drawn back to Aspen. He’s not alone, Aussies are their #1 international market. […]

  • Mt Olympus top hut at night
    Laps of the Gods at Mt Olympus
    July 22, 2018, Comments Off on Laps of the Gods at Mt Olympus

    Kiwi club fields don’t get more legendary than Mt Olympus. The local skiers are getting legendary too, like NZ’s latest Freeride World Tour sensation Craig Murray. Him and bro Charlie […]

  • Wild Tasmania skiing sometimes shows you the Aurora Australia
    Wild Tasmania Australia’s unknown world class back country skiing
    July 21, 2018, Comments Off on Wild Tasmania Australia’s unknown world class back country skiing

    Wild Tasmania skiing is something else, unknown to most islanders, never mind mainlanders or the rest of the world. It sits in the same latitude as New Zealand’s South Island […]