NZSki

Remarks’ summer road toll

Outdoor recreation clubs aren't happy at the prospect of $10 per vehicle to drive up The Remarkables road over summer. The road's owned by NZSki which announced on Tuesday it'll introduce the toll from February 3. New Zealand Alpine Club GM...
It's a happy dilemma to be in; success from Coronet Peak's Happiness Trees Christmas fundraiser means they've had to find a new source of wilding pines this year. The fundraiser, now in its third year, raises money for Queenstown's community-based...

New gondola in town

NZSki's still waiting on the Department of Conservation (DoC) to make a decision on its 40-year concession application for Coronet Peak, which includes a long-term plan to install a 'snow factory' . But it's been given the green light for...

Hundreds rush for measles jabs

NZSki is seeking advice on whether it can introduce mandatory vaccinations for staff to stop another measles outbreak happening next ski season. Fifteen ski or snowboard instructors from The Remarkables skifield have now tested positive for the virus, taking the...

It’s snow time

Queenstown's ski season is due to get underway today with the opening day of The Remarkables skifield. Meanwhile, Coronet Peak's flash new chairlift should be certified this weekend and ready to run for the skifield's June 15 opening. Skifield boss Nigel...

No Chairy McChairlift

Hopes for a Chairy McChairlift write-in campaign have been dashed, with NZSki announcing the new name for the Coronet Express is ... the Coronet Express. Naming rights for the new chondola were put to the public, with a vote taking...

Chondola name game

It might not end up being a Boaty McBoatface situation, but Queenstowners are still getting to put their two cents in on the moniker for Coronet Peak's new big-ticket toy. The NZSki team are keen for the public to vote...
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...
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