Opening Weekend

Opening Weekend 8 - 10 June

We’re kicking off the 2019 season with one huge weekend of fun! Write it in your diary, get the skis and boards waxed starting Saturday 8 June... It's going to be a big one!

This year we are celebrating the start of another fantastic season with a jam packed activities & entertainment line-up! From first laps to the 11th Annual Peak Music Festival, Rail Rampage, fireworks & so much more... You would be flippin' mad to miss out!

What's On..?! Your Guide to the ultimate Opening Weekend!

  • First Laps - First thing, first laps! It's not an Opening Weekend without an EPIC first slide down the hill! Buy Early & Save on Lessons & Hire!
  • The Peak Music Festival - Now in its 11th year, Peak Music Festival will get the party started with more than 30 international & domestic acts performing across the entire weekend! Hurry, early bird tickets are on sale now! Get in quick before the price rises!
  • Rail Rampage - The Perisher Terrain Parks will be firing with an Opening Weekend progression session - Sunday 9 June, Front Valley Park - Rail Rampage! Come on down, get your park legs back & take on your buddies for your chance to win some serious prizes! Open to skiers & snowboarders, ages 6+.
  • Fireworks - Front Valley will light up with a massive fireworks display on the evening of Saturday 8 June!
  • Face Painting - Bring the kids for some fun & magic! We hear Queen Elsa's frosty snowflakes will give your little ones a smile from ear to ear!
  • Dan Druff the Clown - The ultimate snow clown, Dan Druff will be spinning around the resort on his trusty unicycle, he has balloons & plenty of tricks up his sleeves.
  • The Perisher Snowsports School will offer lessons for those taking their first turns, or looking to sharpen their skills!

Find your perfect Opening Weekend deal!

Perisher's NEW Leichhardt Quad Chairlift! Coming Soon! 

NEW Leichhardt Quad Chair

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