The latest documents related to the Governance and Carrying Capacity Reviews underway at the moment will be posted under the relevant name tab.
NSW Snowsports News – August 2017
The latest NSW Snowsports News is now available on their website, including information on Snow Sports Unification.
In 2006, the ASC ordered an independent investigation into the governance of snow sports in Australia which resulted in The Costello Review.
2018 Epic Australia Pass Now On Sale
Perisher + Whistler + Best of the U.S.
TechnoAlpin Snowmaking Machine Smiggin Holes – DA 8637
Perisher Blue Pty Ltd is seeking to install a “TechnoAlpin snowmaking machine” adjacent to Kaaten Triple Chair at Smiggin Holes. The DA is on exhibition and open for submissions until 8 August 2017.
Vail Resorts Makes an Epic Promise
Vail Resorts, Inc. (YSE: MTN) announced that the Company will aggressively pursue a comprehensive sustainability commitment, called “Epic Promise for a Zero Footprint”. This ambitious undertaking, announced to employees at a companywide event on the 28th July 2017, commits to zero net emissions by 2030, zero waste to landfill by 2030 and zero operating impact to forests and habitat.
Governance Review – Latest
On 26 June 2017 OEH advised that the Governance Review (aka the Management Review) “has concluded” with no head lease (the preferred management model identified) being offered by Government to any of the proponents that responded to the EOI.
OEH says it is investigating better cost recovery options for providing services at Perisher Range Resorts and will progress this in consultation with stakeholders.
Perisher, Guthega and Smiggins Village meetings – Saturday 24 June
The annual Village meetings were held on 24 June 2017. The meetings are held for Clubs to send representatives to listen to information, ask questions and contribute comments regarding aspects relating to the 2017 Snow Season.
A report from SLOPES on the 2017 Village Meetings can be viewed by clicking on the link below
SLOPES Annual General Meeting 2017
The SLOPES 2017 AGM will be held on Monday 20 November 2017 starting at 7.30pm.
The venue is the Auditorium in the Chatswood RSL Club 446 Victoria Ave, Chatswood.
Formal notices and agenda papers will issue to Member Clubs in October/November.
Guthega Waste Management – Changes for 2017 Season
NPWS has made some changes to improve waste management affecting Guthega Village.
For details see the following email:
Snowy Mountains Magazine – latest edition out
The June edition (Issue 5 -2017) is out and can be accessed online at http://nemedia.pressreader.com/.
The magazine website is: www.snowymagazine.com.au.
For background regarding the Magazine and how to access it online see SLOPES email listed below.