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Falls Creek announce first weekend with full ski fields access
Victorian alpine resort Falls Creek has announced that it is prepared for the first weekend of the 2019 snow season with 100% terrain open across the ski fields.
The opening of the final black runs in the popular 'Maze' ski area means that Falls Creek has hit capacity for ski and snowboard terrain across green, blue and black runs.
With a further 8cm falling over recent days, the resort’s natural snow depth is at 71cm while snowmaking areas are recording well over 1 metre of snow
With Falls Creek the first resort in Victoria to hit this milestone for season 2019, other resorts have enjoyed cold snowy weather over the past week.
Last week, Hotham Alpine Resort tweeted “54cm of snow this week at Hotham ... winter 2019 is kicking into gear!”
As of last Saturday, NSW resort Thredbo "Storm total now at 62cm and counting."
Minus degree temperatures and potential snow conditions are expected to continue for the next week.
6th June 2019 - Falls Creek prepares for biggest opening weekend since 2000
22nd February 2019 - Vail Resorts confirm purchase of Victoria’s Falls Creek and Hotham ski resorts
23rd November 2018 - Thredbo awarded Australia’s Best Ski Resort for 2018
7th October 2018 - Falls Creek flags 2018 snow season highlights
20th August 2018 - Falls Creek welcomes second consecutive two metre season
21st June 2018 - Melbourne’s LEGOLAND Discovery Centre brings LEGO fun to Mt Hotham
20th June 2018 - Ongoing fears over future of Victoria’s ski resort industry
17th June 2018 - Victorian ski resorts enjoy significant early season snowfalls
31st May 2018 - Thredbo ski resort bans tobogganing and ‘snow play’
28th November 2017 - New governance model to be introduced for Victoria’s alpine resorts
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