June 9th, 2009

Press Release8 June 2009

Thanks to the awesome efforts of Mother Nature and the preparation by Hotham’s Mountain Operations Team, the first lift of the season will open on Tuesday 9 June.

Heavy snowfalls since Saturday night have resulted in an accumulation of 12 – 15cm at last count and the snow just keeps falling. Snowfalls are forecast to continue with up to another 35cm of snow falling by Thursday.

The Summit Trainer poma lift will open from 9am until 5pm (weather dependent). Prices for lift tickets only are Adult $25 and Child $15.

The Hotham Snowsports School will open for beginner group lessons from Hotham Central only for both children and adults. Lessons will be available from 10am-12pm. Prices for lift and lesson are Adult $35 and Child $25.

Hotham Sports will be open for equipment rentals of skis, board, boots and clothing. Check out our NEW website at for pricing and further details.