Latest
June 20, 2017, Comments Off on Best ski lifts down south the winner is Roca Jack Portillo

Roca Jack Portillo takes the title! Yes, there were a lot of great contenders: the Aussies gave it a shake, the Argies & Kiwis more so, but our southern soul […]

Best ski lifts down south #3: La Laguna Cerro Catedral

June 18, 2017, Comments Off on Best ski lifts down south #3: La Laguna Cerro Catedral

La Laguna at Cerro Catedral above Bariloche in Argentina is so spectacular a location, so steep – 45° plus on the top section – and the t ...

2017 is a great time to ski Victoria

May 3, 2017, Comments Off on 2017 is a great time to ski Victoria

2017 is shaping up as a great time to ski Victoria. It’s easy to get set in our snow habits and just default to the regular/closer option – ...

New skis? Who needs them! Rock hoppers rule ..

August 6, 2016, Comments Off on New skis? Who needs them! Rock hoppers rule ..

New skis, new skis, new skis .. the industry keeps screaming at us that we need new skis. Ooopsie, yep, guess that includes us every Buyer’s Gui ...

  • Terrain with consequences? Australia has plenty.
    July 11, 2016, Comments Off on Terrain with consequences? Australia has plenty.

    Terrain with consequences (as in you risk more than a bruised ego when you stack) is something we tend to associate with big mountain skiing elsewhere in the world. But […]

  • Life’s big questions: why do we ski and board?
    August 31, 2015, Comments Off on Life’s big questions: why do we ski and board?

    Meesh Berthoud instructs with the legendary YES Improvement at Whistler, and along with his colleagues’ insider tips on where to find the best skiing/riding at Whistler Meesh delivered this great […]

  • Forecast Frenzy Time & El Niño is here (shock, horror)
    May 14, 2015, Comments Off on Forecast Frenzy Time & El Niño is here (shock, horror)

    Ok, we all know it’s officially El Niño time now, which is not great news for a lot of people, including obviously farmers many places, and possibly the ski industry […]

  • The day Aussie skiing went global
    April 29, 2015, Comments Off on The day Aussie skiing went global

    March 31, 2015 will go down as the day Australian skiing went global. Not us going o/s, that’s been going on forever (90% of our readers do just that), but […]

  • Future Shock
    March 29, 2015, Comments Off on Future Shock

    When these pictures of Sam Leitch ripping Feathertop lobbed in the mailbox I couldn’t help thinking, “Is this the future of Aussie skiing peak season? Come August 2050, or maybe […]

Get more stuff like this
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox.