SLOPES (Ski Lodges Organisation of Perisher, Smiggins and Guthega,Inc) in conjuction with the National Parks and Wildlife Service look forward to again holding the annual Back to Perisher Weekend over the Easter long weekend (11-13 April 2020). A celebration of all things outdoors in the snowy region!
An annual event packed with activities and adventure, this years events include; The Perisher Fun Run, Easter Egg Hunt, guided walks to Blue Lake and Porcupine Rocks, and of course The Great Perisher Duck Race! Taking place across the three days and based out of the Perisher village, there is something for all ages to enjoy.
Across the weekend the Chalet at Charlottes Pass and the Eyre Kiosk will be open. Plus The White Spider Cafe and Bar at The Eiger Chalet will be open daily from 4pm, with Jindabyne Brewing Beers on Tap!
Church services are occuring in Perisher Valley on Monday, 2nd April, with services at Our Lady of the Snows Roman Catholic Church at 8:30am and at the Perisher Alpine Church at 12:30pm.
Head on up, soak in the mountain air and let your adventurous side take over this Easter long weekend. There are great things to be seen in the snowies in Autumn.
The event schedule is as follows;
Saturday 11 April
Australia's Highest "Altitude" Fun Run 7km
The Perisher Valley Fire Station Open Day
9:00am- The Perisher Valley Fire Station will be open all day for tours of the faciltity, be sure to ask about all the equipment.
The Great Perisher Duck Race!
4:00pm - Purchase a Duck and watch it race 400 other ducks down the Perisher creek next to the Perisher centre. Ducks are $4 each.. All profits will be donated to the Burns Unit at the Westmead Children's Hospital.
After Duck Race Drinks at The Eiger!
4:00pm - Get together and enjoy a drink after the Duck race in the The White Spider bar at the Eiger Charlet!
Sunday 12 April
Easter Egg Hunt!
Blue Lake Guided Walk
Monday 13 April
Porcupine Rocks Guided Walk