Quick News

55 posts

Snow Sports NZ Annual Awards Winners Announced

The Snow Sports NZ Annual Awards Night presented by Pisten Bully and Ski Industries Limited were held last night (Friday 3 October 2013) at the Lake Wanaka Centre. Paralympic silver medallist Corey Peters (New Plymouth) was awarded the title of Overall Athlete of the Year. Snow Sports NZ is pleased […]

Helicopter crashes on Mt Alta

Today at noon an incident involving a Harris Mountains Heliski (HMH) party occurred. A helicopter with five heli skiers, a guide and pilot on board was involved in the accident on the northern face of Mount Alta in the Wanaka region. Flying and heli ski conditions today were extremely good. […]

Cantabrian skiers delight as new snow arrives

The snowfall thousands of Cantabrian skiers and snowboarders have been waiting for has arrived at Porters, changing the alpine landscape with a significant blanket of dry winter snow. Porters Ski Area, the closest ski area to Christchurch has for the first time this season opened the top lifts, with awesome […]