NZSki

A Queenstowner with a major customer service and snowsport background has taken a new role with local skifield operator NZSki. Fiona Boyer will look after guest services and snowsports school teams at Queenstown's Coronet Peak and The Remarkables and Canterbury's...

ACC snow claims domestic

Only a fifth of claims for injuries on Queenstown's ski slopes in 2018 were from tourists, according to ACC records. Some 5425 claims have been made to the national no-fault accident insurance scheme provider from the resort this year so...

Ski cash splash

NZSki has announced a cool $35 million spending spree on its Queenstown skifields, including a new Coronet Peak chondola. The boost takes the company's total investment in Coronet and The Remarkables to nearly $100 million since 2014. As well as the...

Coronet Peak closes

Queenstown slipped into the final week of the 2018 ski season yesterday with the closure of Coronet Peak skifield. Hundreds of a die-hard skiers and snowboarders took to the slopes to make the most of spring conditions, many in fancy...

Coronet’s extra week

It's the beginning of the end for the 2018 ski season. But for those wanting to get in one last run, there's still a little time. Coronet Peak, initially set to shut up shop on Sunday, is extending its season by...

Strike a pose

QUEENSTOWN entrepreneur Tuki Huck is giving snow-lovers the chance to 'freeze time' in 3-D with his company's new invention. FREEZETiME boss Huck launched the company's new panoramic photo booth at Coronet Peak skifield base building last week. It uses 20 digital...

It’s snow time

Staff at The Remarkables skifield have pulled out all the stops to open two days ahead of schedule this morning. The skifield is now open thanks to heavy snowfall leading up to the start of the ski season. The snow-making team...
Skifield giant NZSki is bidding to trademark the words 'Dog Derby' as its spat with Real Journeys Queenstown Winter Festival continues. NZSki, which operates resort skifields Coronet Peak and The Remarkables, submitted a trademark application on March 28 to the...
VIDEO: A pregnant woman working at a Queenstown ski field found a colleague had left a condom filled with mayonnaise and a crude note on her desk during a staff morale-boosting event. Chilean national Nicole Porter, 30, started working at...
When victory and defeat are separated by fractions of second, a fast and fair course is mandatory. NZSki snow sports boss Toby Arnott explains to Paul Taylor what it takes to make one Elite international ski racing returns to Coronet Peak later this...
When the Wigley men started New Zealand's first commercial skifield at Queenstown's  Coronet Peak it's a fair bet they didn't anticipate what would follow. Seventy years on and millions of dollars later, the skifield welcomes about a quarter of a million people in just over...
A Queenstown father is urging skiers to wear helmets after his son crashed on The Remarkables skifield last week. Paul Green said the protective head gear, which was pierced by a sharp rock, possibly saved his son’s life. Austin Green, described...
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