Nigel Kerr

By PHILIP CHANDLER Queenstown's Coronet Peak received a freak snowfall last Friday. Three centimetres of snow, almost down to Skippers Saddle, was apparently formed by the skifield’s snow guns seeding low-lying fog. Coronet Peak boss Nigel Kerr says he witnessed the snowfall while...
After 13 years, Nigel Kerr is back in the snow business, heading up Queenstown's iconic Coronet Peak. He discusses his varied career, including owning two dumpling shops, with Philip Chandler No one's looking forward to Saturday's opening of Queenstown's Coronet Peak skifield more than...

Meet Coronet Peak’s new boss

A local steeped in snowsports and tourism has been appointed to run Queenstown's Coronet Peak Ski Area. Nigel Kerr, who marketed rival Cardrona skifield for 21 years, takes over from Ross Copland, who's left to run the North Island's Turoa and...
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