“First turns of the season! There’s fresh snow in the forecast + great snowmaking conditions over the next couple days. We’re planning to open more terrain real soon…stay tuned.”

Most excellent news for all you Aussie skiers and snowboarders…Thredbo in NSW and Mount Buller in Victoria started spinning chairlifts on Monday, while Perisher and Victoria’s Mount Hotham and Falls Creek will begin operations Wednesday. Make sure to check their websites if you’re planning to shred because there are restrictions in place to protect against COVID-19 but its official….the ski season is a go in Australia! Here’s a quick vid from Shredbo’s opening day: