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Snow Machine Announces New Dates For The Four-day Destination Music Festival

Tuesday, 27 July 2021, 4:32 pm | NZSki

Joint Press Release from Snow Machine and NZSki. Organisers of the highly anticipated Snow Machine festival have made the decision to push the event out by three weeks, following the pause of the Trans-Tasman bubble on Friday. The event, which is in ... More >>

Popular First Base Retro Ski Parties Coming To Queenstown This Winter

Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 9:54 am | NZSki

Coronet Peak and The Remarkables have announced that First Base; A Vintage Après Ski Soirée, will be hitting the Queenstown mountains this July. The two-day event begins on Saturday 3 July at Coronet Peak with a special Night Ski as part of Queenstown’s ... More >>

Drax Project And BROODS Presented By Corona At Coronet Peak

Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 1:30 pm | NZSki

Two of New Zealand’s biggest acts, Drax Project and BROODS, will take centre stage at Coronet Peak on Sunday 21 March in an all-ages gig. The double header, presented by Corona, is set to be one of the biggest music events held at Coronet Peak and ... More >>

NZSki Announces A New Zealand First For Mt Hutt Next Winter

Friday, 18 September 2020, 5:36 am | NZSki

The Mt Hutt winter experience is set to be transformed with the installation of New Zealand’s first 8-seater chairlift – the Nor’west Express. The new Nor’west Express lift from Leitner Ropeways will replace the current Quad chair and Mt Hutt ... More >>

The Remarkables Kicks Off The 2020 Season

Sunday, 5 July 2020, 7:57 am | NZSki

From left to right - Jano LePage, Flynn Cashmere-Reid, Mace Korani, Kennishii Palmer, Sam Blackman and Tim Blackwood. An enthusiastic crowd hit the slopes for the opening of the 2020 season at The Remarkables on Saturday. Local Arrowtown residents Jano ... More >>

Mt Hutt takes out NZ’s best ski resort for 5th year

Monday, 25 November 2019, 9:30 am | NZSki

Mt Hutt has taken out the title of New Zealand’s best ski resort for the fifth year in a row at the World Ski Awards in Austria this weekend. More >>

Ground breaks on The Remarkables’ new Sugar Bowl chairlift

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 5:11 pm | NZSki

Challenging conditions greeted workers as they broke ground on the installation of the new six-seat Express Sugar Bowl Chairlift at The Remarkables Ski Area in Queenstown late last week. More >>

The Remarkables celebrates the return of kea

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 8:37 am | NZSki

Conservation Week is off to a flying start for The Remarkables ski field, with the official naming of one of the seven native kea birds that have recently returned to the area. More >>

NZSki to donate 250K to save New Zealand’s endangered Kea

Friday, 14 September 2018, 10:52 am | NZSki

This Conservation Week, NZSki kicks off a new five-year commitment to spend more than a quarter of a million dollars helping protect birds native to the alpine areas it works across, spearheaded by $50,000 worth of funds and donation support in partnership ... More >>

NZSki – New Appointment announcement

Thursday, 8 December 2016, 12:34 pm | NZSki

NZSki is pleased to announce that Nigel Kerr will be taking on the role of Coronet Peak Ski Area Manager starting 27 February 2017. More >>

NZSki has done it again!

Friday, 28 October 2016, 1:39 pm | NZSki

Following the success of its 2016 season, NZSki has announced it will leave its season pass pricing unchanged for the 2017 season, starting with the $599 earlybird 3 Peak Pass and $299 Mt Hutt super earlybird prices released this week (Thursday 27 October). More >>

Highest participation in NZSki school ski programmes

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 12:23 pm | NZSki

Local school kids at line-up for school skiing at Coronet Peak this week Photo credit: Chris Hoopmann/NZSki More >>

Wintery blast dumps snow on Queenstown ski areas

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 10:28 am | NZSki

Lumsden family (L to R) Jed (7) Campbell, Meg (5) Sheat and Ava Leach (7) having fun on a snowy day at The Remarkables. Picture credit Ross Lawrence/NZSki More >>

Snowstorm blankets powder on Queenstown ski fields

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 3:52 pm | NZSki

The ‘pow pow’ is here - skiers and snowboarders at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are enjoying “the best bluebird powder day” of the season thanks to an overnight storm. More >>

Queenstown snow delivers for festival

Sunday, 3 July 2016, 8:54 pm | NZSki

Queenstown’s winter season is off to a flying start with good snow and freezing overnight temperatures helping deliver superb conditions for festival events and thousands of domestic and overseas visitors. More >>

Winter arrives in Queenstown – snowmaking fires up

Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 2:24 pm | NZSki

New Zealand’s largest snowmaking system fired up at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area last night, heralding the start of winter for the country’s most popular winter holiday destination. More >>

Queenstown Ski Areas Recognised Amongst World’s Best

Wednesday, 2 March 2016, 9:38 am | NZSki

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak and The Remarkables ski areas have joined The Mountain Collective, a grouping of 12 of the best ski resorts in the world. More >>

NZSki season passes aimed at increasing participation

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 10:06 am | NZSki

Earlybird season pass prices as low as $299 released to the market this week by NZSki are aimed at growing participation in skiing and snowboarding in Queenstown and Canterbury, introducing new people to snow sports and celebrating years of significant investment. More >>

Major improvements to continue at The Remarkables Ski Area

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 9:21 pm | NZSki

New Zealand ski operator NZSki has announced plans for ongoing improvements to The Remarkables Ski Area by sealing the access road to the 10km mark in time for the 2016 season. More >>

Full steam ahead for The Remarkables new base building

Friday, 5 June 2015, 5:23 pm | NZSki

There are only two weeks to go until The Remarkables ski area’s scheduled opening in Queenstown on June 20 , and the highly-anticipated unveiling of its new base building. More >>