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Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Dinner Plain is open and free! Yes, this is Australia's only above the snowline village where you don't pay entry fees or overnight parking charges because it's not in a national park/controlled setting. In fact, apart from occasional falls elsewhere like the Blue Mountains etc it's pretty much Australia's only free snow zone.
Well here's a great deal (if we can all get there of course!): JR East Rail are offering half price shinkansen tickets from August through to March 31, 2021. They are available for point - to - point travel on all major routes within JR East's own network, plus as far north as Shin-Hakodate...
Updating this Buller are staying open and they have today also released tickets for the rest of the season, as below: The resort received 8cms of snow this weekend and continues to add to the cover with snow factories in operation 24/7. A majority of operators, including restaurants, cafes, accommodation houses,...
VAIL RESORTS ANNOUNCES SUSPENSION OF SKI-LIFTING OPERATIONS AT HOTHAM AND FALLS CREEK SKI RESORTS AMID COVID-19 TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS Sydney, Australia – July 9, 2020 – After careful consideration of the new restrictions in Victoria due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, Vail Resorts is suspending ski-lifting operations at Falls Creek and Hotham Ski Resorts, effective Thursday,...
Life's fickle lottery took Alex Chumpy Pullin from our World way too soon at just 32 yesterday, reducing us and thousands who knew and respected him to tears, yet on the same day Australia's original ski Olympian, Frank Prihoda, celebrated his 99th birthday at Thredbo. Vale Chumpy. Good on you Frank!
Snowmaking saves the day is something we might as well get used to. The experts have been telling us for over 30 years in report after report about the detrimental effects climate change would and is having on Australia's already limited snowfall zones as these inexorably shrink to higher and higher altitudes. With Kozi...