Perisher offers more than just skiing. There’s fireworks, festivals, and more!
There’s so much activity at Perisher throughout the snow season, you’re sure to find something you like. Not just at Perisher’s Front Valley, these events take place all over the resort.
Night skiing and Fireworks
Tuesday and Saturday nights between July and September will see Perisher light up with neon night skiing. Neon night skiing & boarding under lights at Perisher is an experience like no other. Dress up in your best neon gear every Tuesday and Saturday night from 29 June through to 24 September. Front Valley will undergo a quick groom and then you can ski and board under lights from 6.00pm – 9.00pm on the Village Eight Express!
- Adults $37 & Children $20 (5 to 14 years)
- FREE for Season Pass holders
- FREE Night skiing/boarding for any child with a valid lift ticket
Front Valley get even brighter with a fantastic fireworks display from 7:20pm – fun and free entertainment for the whole family! (Weather permitting).
And not forgetting the littlest of skiers, Smiggin Holes will be open on Wednesday nights with Zoe’s Ski Carpet operating from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.
Perisher has an extensive network of groomed, undulating and sheltered trails that weave through the magical Snow Gums. Whether it’s a peaceful glide or a heart-pumping challenge, it’s your choice. For Nordic Trail grooming reports and more information go to: http://www.perisherxcountry.org
Explore the winter wonderland & freedom of snow-shoeing with a short 3km walk through the Rock Creek valley to the base of the Mt Perisher Double Chair for a cappuchino or hot chocolate before wandering back down the hill returning to the Perisher Centre. Check out the Snowshoe Trail Map or contact Wilderness Sports on 02 54675966 for more details.
Ride in one of Perisher’s $450,000 snow groomers on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 25 June to 24 September. A tour takes around an hour and takes place on Perisher’s Front Valley. The groomer will pick you up from the front of the Perisher Valley Hotel at 4.30pm, jump in and take a ride as the groomer lays down the corduroy. Book through the Perisher Valley Ticket Office before 3pm on the day of the tour. (maximum of 3 guests). $43 per person.
First Tracks Mornings
First Tracks Mornings are a special Perisher experience, offering a limited number of resort guests the chance to access a selected area in Blue Cow riding the Ridge Quad chairlift before anyone else. Purchase your First Tracks ticket through Perisher’s online shop or from any Perisher Ticket Office by 5.00pm on the Saturday afternoon prior. First Tracks will operate from 7.30am to 9am. No First Tracks tickets are available for purchase over the counter on the morning of First Tracks.
Subaru Australian Junior Freeride Championships
This event will be held during August 2019 and will see Junior Ski and Snowboard athletes showcasing their skills and having some fun in the best Slopestyle, Cross and Halfpipe course in Australia.
To top off of this off, stay tuned for the Banked Slalom and Pond Skim events in September.