Skiing and snowboarding in the snowfields of the Snowy Mountains in Australia
NSW Alpine Country
New South Wales Skiing is an adventure that people from all over the world come to experience. The ski fields in the Snowy Mountains are said to be some of the best in the world with thousands upon thousands of people travelling here for the thrills and spills each year. You can take your pick from Mount Selwyn, Thredbo, Perisher Blue which are the three main ski resorts based upon the mountains or you can stay within the town of Jindabyne and have easy access to both Thredbo and Perisher Blue during the ski season.
The mountains of New South Wales are the state's winter playground with skiing and snowboarding during the ski season. When in New South Wales, it will take you around half a day to get to the ski fields of NSW, depending on the road conditions and remember if you are driving and there is snow on the road you must fit your snow chains where ever directed by signs along the side of the road. Imagine a place where you can ski and snowboard until your heart is content and then come home to a raging warm fire to curl up around at night time.
If you don’t have any ski gear for your trip to the snow then you need not worry as all of the towns and resorts boasts their own hire and buy retail outlets where you can pick up all that you need to hit the snow. From beanies, shoes, skies, poles and anything else that you require you can decide to just hire for your holiday or even purchase some quality equipment for next time you are here!
Mount Selwyn is regularly recognised as the best family ski field to go to as it is predominantly beginner and intermediate ski trails that snake their way down the mountain side. But if you are after steep downhill runs that last forever and some fantastic cross country skiing then you simply can’t pass up the opportunity to visit Perisher Blue or Thredbo. Here you can do a hole range of snow activities that are perfect for the young and the young at heart. From half pipes, black diamond runs, ski slopes for beginners, intermediate and advanced and not to leave out the longest single run at Thredbo which is around 3.7km long, as well as night skiing at both resorts, you can ski all day and all night long.
People of all ages love New South Wales Skiing and with so much to see and do while you are here, you can can’t go wrong with choosing this destination as your place of preference. At any of the ski resorts you can do snow shoeing, cross country skiing, tobogganing, hiking, nature walks, scenic chair lift rides, snowboarding and so much more! And when Mother Nature decides she doesn’t want to be all that kind you can still rest assure that you will have perfect conditions as the resorts have installed their very own snow making machines.
Accommodation at any of the four main sites in the Snowy Mountains holds something for everyone! Whether you decide to stay on the mountains at Thredbo, Perisher Blue or Mount Selwyn or base yourself in Jindabyne on the shores of Lake Jindabyne you can choose from spacious apartments, hotel rooms, suites with breathtaking views, holiday homes and resorts. So no matter what kind of room you are after and how much you are wishing to spend you can be sure to find the perfect place to call home for your trip to this winter wonderland.
If you are looking for the perfect location for your next big skiing adventure why not look at the beautiful Blue Mountains where all your dreams will come true.
Victoria Alpine Country
The skiing that thousands upon thousands of people from all over the world come to each year to experience in Victoria is hard to find anywhere else. With breathtaking scenery, long powdery slopes and luxury ski resorts you can look forward to one of the best snow skiing holidays you will ever enjoy.
Take your pick from Mount Buller, Falls Creek, Mount Hotham or Mount Buffalo all serving up some world class skiing for all ski levels to embark upon. Whether you are a novice just starting out for the first time or advanced skier who just wishes to practice their skills then you can find a range of slopes from beginners through to advanced at any one of these ski fields.
Victoria’s Alpine Country is a vast and captivating region that holds many sights and delights along with its famous skiing conditions. Have a white holiday filled with so much fun that you will never want it to end, and not only the kids can have fun but you will wonder why it has taken you so long to visit.
With all types of accommodation available on all of the slopes, you can choose from family cabins, hotel rooms, boutique style rooms, luxury accommodation and five star rooms where you can sit on your private balcony in your hot spa overlooking views like you have never seen before. Experience front door skiing, where all you have to do is slip on your skies and directly from your front door you can access the slopes of the ski resort that you decide upon.
So many people have said that Victorian Ski fields are the best in the world as you not only get some of the greatest downhill ski runs but that is such beautiful scenery to be witnessed along the way, that it isn’t just all snow and mountains. Feast your eyes of captivating views as you glide down the mountain ranges on one of the many ski slopes for all levels.
And when you want to time out from the kids, why not arrange for them to meet some new friends at the kids club where they can learn to ski and do all sorts of different and fun activities while you go off and explore.
Victorian Skiing is for everyone, even if you have never strapped on a pair of skies before. It will surely be a holiday to remember and one that you will keep coming to time and time again.
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