CORONET PEAK • Snowbase: upper, 140cm; lower, 115cm. • Last snowfall: 30cm, August 16. TODAY • Forecast: fine, with frosts morning and night. • Wind at 1000m: westerly 30kmh. • Wind at...
An English snowboarder is lucky to be alive after he strayed off the Coronet Peak ski slopes and was missing for more than six hours.
CORONET PEAK • Snowbase: Upper, 115cm; lower, 92cm. • Last snowfall: 1cm, August 7. TODAY • Forecast: Fine spells, with morning frosts in sheltered valleys. • Wind at 1000m: Southwest 45kmh....
With Coronet Skifield fully open, night skiing under way and the New Zealand school holidays now here, the Remarkables ski area is inching closer to giving NZSki areas a full warrant of fitness.
TODAY • Forecast: Fine, with morning frosts. Areas of morning low cloud invalleys, also. • Wind at 1000m: Light and variable. • Wind at 2000m: Westerly breeze. • Free air freezing level:...
The unseasonably warm weather which marked the 2011 autumn has continued into the first month of winter, frustrating Southern Lakes skifield operators as they gear up for the start of the 2011 season.
The Coronet Peak chairlift that trapped a Queenstown woman last year, leaving her with severe neck injuries, was found to be wrongly configured, the Department of Labour said.
It will be "business as usual" for Coronet Peak - the southern lakes' lowest-altitude skifield - despite a Niwa report showing snow levels could plunge 21% by 2040 because of global warming.
An 80 year old Japanese skier has died after collapsing at Coronet Peak on Tuesday.