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Record riders at Thredbo Australian Interschools Championships

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The future is bright for Australian mountain biking with a record field of riders lining up for the 20th annual Australian Interschools Mountain Bike Championships in Thredbo across the weekend. With a mountain of excited school kids, five huge events and a big crowd of family and friends, the stage was set for an epic […]

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Come join the greatest secret society on the mountain…

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Your exclusive invitation to join the greatest secret society on the mountain.. The 2017/18 Mountain Collective Pass..Now on Sale. Ski & Snowboard in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, North America, South America & Europe on One Pass   In some great news for Australian & New Zealand skiers and snowboarders, the Mountain Collective has just announced […]

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Thredbo Jazz is turning 30 and the 2017 festival is set to be one to remember with a big celebration of the best in Australian Jazz and Roots Music on the rooftop of Australia. Thredbo will be swinging April 28- 30 as this year’s line-up is outstanding and is sure to delight lovers of all […]

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Thredbo, Celebrates 60 years

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Thredbo is celebrating its 60th anniversary this upcoming winter and can’t wait to get the massive season underway with another winter of huge celebrations, events and activities planned for everyone to enjoy. 1957 marked the first year that the chairlifts started turning in Thredbo, thanks to the vision and passion from a couple of keen […]

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Thredbo crowns first Super Enduro Champions

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The mountains were moody but the atmosphere was electric as racers excitedly lined up for the inaugural Thredbo Super Enduro. Over 260 riders raced Thredbo’s three gravity trails – the Cannonball Downhill, Kosciuszko Flow Trail and the newly opened All-Mountain Trail over a five hour period.  The field was a great mix of women and […]

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Thredbo Snow Reporter

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Thredbo, is on the lookout for a gun video journalist / reporter to join its media team.  The right candidate will be the face and voice of Thredbo’s snow reports during the 2017 winter snow season. That person will need: Have 1-2 years’ experience in front of a camera. Have an keen understanding of the […]

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Thredbo Blues Festival 2017

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Thredbo’s still feeling the blues this morning after what was an amazing weekend of good vibes, great music and perfect weather! It’s safe to say the 2017 Thredbo Blues Festival was one to remember. Music lovers and festival goers we’re greeted with music from the get go as they arrived in Thredbo on Friday afternoon. […]

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Mountain Collective Snow Wrap - Late Jan

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The storm that keeps on giving..keeps on giving. Mountain Collective resorts in North America and Canada have all had record breaking snowfalls so far this season. With massive dumps followed by perfect bluebird days, there's never been a better time to jump on a plane and go get your powder fix with your Mountain Collective […]

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Mountain Collective Snow Wrap - Mid Jan

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Last week big snowfalls hit a handful of Mountain Collective resorts in North America and Canada, however this week, BIGGER snowfalls have hit, making it one of the snowiest Januarys in over 50 years at quite a few collective resorts. Read below for an update on current snowfalls and a guide to picking the best […]

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A Day With Thredbo Hikes

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Thredbo Walks & Hikes are a great way to get outdoors and experience the beauty and serenity of alpine Australia. Thredbo's Kosciuszko chairlift, that runs 365 days a year provides the perfect access point to a handful of different trails to walk and hike beyond the boundaries of the resort. It doesn't matter if you're a […]

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Mountain Collective Resort Snow Wrap

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It’s officially on! This week a handful of Mountain Collective resorts in North America received bucket loads of snow and there are some even bigger snow storms in the forecast set to hit the resorts all of next week as well. What a way to bring in the New Year..powder, powder and more POWDER!  Squaw […]

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Gravity Girls Thredbo

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By Caroline Brauer Downhill MTB riding. The sound of those three words used to send me into a sweat, and not the type you get from exercise. Instead, from sheer terror. That’s until last Sunday, when I took myself off to Thredbo’s Gravity Girls downhill riding clinic. And now I’m hooked.   With a splattering […]

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Powder Alert! Massive Snowfalls at Mountain Collective Resorts

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Right now our Mountain Collective friends are getting dumped on! It's still quite early in the season right now but they're all boasting massive snowfalls and we wanted to give you the heads up as to what some of the best resorts to hit this Northern Winter are!  The Mountain Collective pass is perfect for […]

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Cannonball MTB Festival 2016

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With over 600 plus competitors, even more spectators and 3 days of jam packed action and perfect weather, the Cannonball MTB Festival was one of the best events Thredbo has ever witnessed go down! With some of the world's best riders in attendance, live non-stop entertainment and tons of action, it set the stage for […]

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Cannonball MTB Festival Day 2..

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Competitors we’re greeted with perfect weather conditions for Day 2 of the Cannonball MTB Festival with nothing but blue skies and the right amount of tacky to send it at high speeds for the Maxxis Flow Motion Cup. With biggest field of competitors yet, riders eagerly got out on the mountain early at 9am to […]

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