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Posted on Wednesday, 8 Mar, 2017

The 2017/18 Mountain Collective Pass – Now on Sale

Your 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 the one pass
In some great news for Australian & New Zealand skiers and snowboarders, the Mountain Collective has just announced that the 2017/18 Mountain Collective Pass is now on sale. Offering more days, at more destinations than ever before, it provides pass holders with the ability to ski & snowboard in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, North America, South America & Europe on the one pass. Read all about you world class resort pass here Mountain Collective Pass_2017_PressRelease (AUS_NZ)


Posted on Wednesday, 1 Mar, 2017

Thredbo Jazz Festival 2017 – Celebrating 30 years of Jazz on the rooftop of Australia

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 jazz genres.

Lisa Hunt and Forever Soul will make a debut appearance in Thredbo with Lisa’s extraordinary voice setting the soul free for some late night partying.   Australian Jazz Legend Bob Barnard is back with the Barnard Family Jazz Band and for more dancing than a cuban conga line Chukale is bringing the Latin Big Band back to the village.

Thredbo crowd favourites the Kirrawee High Band return with their youthful energy and prodigious talent and for lovers of modern improvisation the Matt McMahon Trio will weave their spontaneous spell.

Some fresh faces to the Thredbo Jazz program – traditional Jazz Fans will love the Thredbo debut of the Unity Hall JazzBand along with Mikelangelo and the Black Sea Gentleman who will bring their Baltic bravado and good times to town. A must see is Gregg Arthur who is reviving Nat King Cole and the dinner suit.

Thredbo regulars George Washingmachine, Liza Ohlback and Lionel Robinson are sure to wow the crowds.

The festival program will see 17 bands playing in a variety of venues from the village to the top of the mountain, so festival goers can catch performers in different settings across the weekend.

See full line-up and release Jazz 2017 Media Release


Posted on Tuesday, 13 Dec, 2016

Thredbo wraps massive Cannonball MTB Festival

Record numbers take on Thredbo’s gravity trails

The stakes were high, the world’s best lined up and some of the hottest mountain bike action was guaranteed – the 2016 Cannonball Festival took gravity events in Australia to the next level.  Over 600 riders raced in five big events across the weekend making this the biggest gravity inspired event ever seen in Australia. Read all about it here 16-cannonball-wrap-release

Posted on Monday, 5 Dec, 2016

Thredbo School Holiday Adventure Festival

Mountain Adventures these Holiday’s in Thredbo

Thredbo is gearing up for another action-packed school holidays with an impressive line-up of summer activities and adventures to entertain the whole family and kick off the New Year with endless fresh air and new experiences. Read here to find out more –  kids-adventure-festival-media-release

Posted on Monday, 21 Nov, 2016

Thredbo Mountain Bike Park Opens for Summer

New trails and perfect weather welcome a record number of riders for opening weekend of the mountain bike season.

Build it and they will come! And they certainly did, in record numbers, for the opening of the Thredbo Mountain Bike Park over the weekend.  Sunny November skies and a mountain of freshly built trails saw over 500 riders of all ages and abilities hitting the trails for their first runs of the season. Read all about it here thredbo-mountain-bike-season-opening-201617

Posted on Monday, 24 Oct, 2016

Australia’s richest mountain bike event is back in Thredbo

Five events – four days – one mountain – over $50,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs
The richest and most exciting event on the Australian mountain bike calendar, the Thredbo Cannonball Festival, is back with a fresh line-up of events and entertainment plus a massive prize purse of $50,000 up for grabs.

The mountain will be alight 8-11 December 2016, as amateurs, rising stars and the world’s best descend on Thredbo for four days of non-stop gravity action.  There’s plenty on the line as riders hit the tracks for their chance to take home their share of the cash and prizes and the prestige of being placed top of the podium.
Read more about the Thredbo Cannonball Festival 2016 thredbo-2016-cannonball-media-release

Posted on Wednesday, 19 Oct, 2016

The 23rd annual Thredbo Blues Festival – Live Blues from the top of Australia

Thredbo, high in the Snowy Mountains, is set to transform into a Blues town come 20—22 January 2017, as some of Australia’s best and Internationally acclaimed artists play the Thredbo Blues Festival over three big days and nights.

The 23rd annual Festival is a celebration of the best in Australian Blues. Home grown blues guitar prodigy James Southwell is back with a power house band including Atlanta (USA) bassist extraordinaire Charlie Wooton. Jeff Lang with tabla player Bobby Singh is set to take audiences on an eastern blues journey.

The Foreday Riders return to Thredbo for their 50th anniversary as one of Australia’s best blues outfits. Other music legends on the program include Kevin Borich, Phil Manning, Mal Eastick, Mick Pealing and Nick Charles and crowd favourite Ray Beadle performs his solo show.

With an incredible line-up of music, an easy to get around village and unique venues – this Festival is a standout amongst Blues lovers. All venues are within easy strolling distance from the village centre and they range from intimate bars and dining settings, big band concert style, outdoor Poolside performances to shows at the top of the chairlift, some 2000m above sea level.

Read more here the-2017-thredbo-blues-festival