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Perisher combines the resources and facilities of Perisher Valley, Smiggin Holes, Mount Blue Cow, Guthega, The Station and the Skitube alpine railway. It is the largest snow resort operation in the Southern Hemisphere. It has the highest terrain, the greatest number of lifts and the most reliable snow in Australia.

Snow Resort Stats



Elevation Top 2034m
Elevation Bottom 1605m
Vertical Drop 355m
Skiable Terrain 1245ha
Longest Run Approx. 3km
Beginner 22%
Intermediate 60%
Advanced 18%
Total Number of Trails Over 100km of marked trails



Total 47
Highest Lifted Point 2,034m
Gondolas & Trams N
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads 2
Quad Chairs 4
Triple Chairs 2
Double Chairs 4
Surface Lifts 35
Uphill Capacity 53,803 skiers lifted per hour

Snow Making

Snow Making 53.4ha
Total Number of Guns 271
Annual Average Snowfall 1.9m

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

Total 7
Name PlayStation Piper Fun Park
Name PlayStation Centre Valley Rider Cross
Name PlayStation Blue Cow Rider Cross
Half Pipes PlayStation Half Pipe, PlayStation Mini Half Pipe
Half Pipe Size Snow dependent
Total Terrain Park Area Size 1,245ha / 12.45sq kms / 3,076acres

Location & Travel Info
Country: Australia
Region: Snowy Mountains
Address: Perisher

PO Box 42,

Perisher Valley,

NSW 2624
Phone: 1300 655 822
Nearest Town: Jindabyne
Nearest Airport: Cooma
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Next Snow
ResortSnow Forecasted
(7 Day Forecast)
Whistler59 cm
Hakuba32 cm
Myoko32 cm
Fernie28 cm
Aspen Mountain21 cm
Lake Louise18 cm
Sun Peaks15 cm
Niseko14 cm
Big White13 cm
Snowbird13 cm
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Perisher On Twitter
  • PerisherResort: 1st snowfall of winter is always exciting #Perisher 6 days ago
  • PerisherResort: The heatwave is over. Snowing in Perisher! #perisher #epicaustraliapass 6 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Give me a home among the (snowy!) gumtrees! Happy Australia Day to all of our mates & cheers to more days like this… 31 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Drop everything, cash in your sickies & book a last minute trip to enjoy riding over 2metres of powder!… 32 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Celebrate Australia Day in @vailmtn & @PCski with loads of snow! #epicaustraliapass #australiaday… 34 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Powder days for days! There's metres and metres of fresh snow in @PCski & Tahoe! #EpicAustraliaPass @skiheavenly… 44 days ago
  • PerisherResort: While temps sizzle in Australia, our Colorado resorts are seeing nothing but snow! @breckenridgemtn @KeystoneMtn… 46 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Looking amazing this week in @beavercreekmtn after another 40cm of new snow. #epicaustraliapass 50 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Park City is looking amazing after over 60cm of snow. This is the best way to Escape the summer heat@PCski… 53 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Bring on 2017 and more days like this! Happy New Year from everyone at Perisher #epicaustraliapass #happynewyear 57 days ago
  • PerisherResort: We hope everyone has an awesome Christmas spending time with friends, family and hopefully getting some fresh turns… 66 days ago
  • PerisherResort: The snow just keeps falling in @vailmtn with over 46cm this week! #epicaustraliapass 79 days ago
  • PerisherResort: 3 x Tour de France winner @chrisfroome visited today for the inaugural L'Etape Australia event. 155 kms finishing i… 85 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Perisher wins Australia's Best Ski Resort for 2016 at the World Ski Awards! 🎉 #epicaustraliapass #perisher 89 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Summer? Not yet here @PerisherResort 94 days ago
  • PerisherResort: Perisher's #epicpromise day saw 140 staff maintain and build new shared trails in Jindabyne! #perisher 115 days ago
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  • PerisherResort: Fresh snow for closing weekend. Enjoy the last turns of the season with fresh tracks @PerisherResort… 148 days ago
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  • PerisherResort: Winter is back! #perisher #epicaustraliapass 163 days ago