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2019 School Groups

Book Your 2019 School Group in at Perisher!

All the information you need to book your 2019 School Group snow trip is ready and waiting for you below, so we'll see you here soon!

School Groups Snowsports Lessons

All Day Lesson Bundles

All Day lesson bundles offer the convenience of starting your lesson where and when you want! With 6 hours of tuition your students can explore the entire mountain each day and get the best out of their snow experience while being supervised all day.

2 Hour Lesson Bundles

Our 2 Hour lessons start your day off right with tuition and pointers to ensure students are educated about safety and learn to master their turns to enjoy their day on the mountain.    

School Groups Snowsports Lesson Locations

Perisher's Snowsports School offers 2 hour lessons at Blue Cow and Smiggin Holes with lessons tailored to suit each location's unique environment and terrain. All Day Group lessons may choose to begin their lesson in Perisher Valley as well as Blue Cow or Smiggin Holes.

School Groups Lesson Times

School group lessons are offered at 8.30am and 10.30am at Smiggin Holes and 9am and 11am daily in Blue Cow.  Early timeslots are reserved for beginners who have never skied or snowboarded before to ensure they can safely make the most of their time on the mountain. 

Access to the early lesson time may be restricted from the second day onwards as preference will be given to school groups with first time skiers and snowboarders who are on the first day of their visit.

School Groups Class Sizes & Composition

To get the best value you will need a minimum of 20 students of similar age. Instructors are generally assigned to groups on a ratio of approximately 1 instructor for every 10-12 students (this does not include teachers or chaperones).  Perisher's Snowsports School representative and instructors will determine the grouping when you arrive at the meeting place to start your lesson.

Perisher requires a minimum of eight students of the same ability and discipline per instructor. If your group has smaller numbers of students at different ability levels, students from multiple schools may be merged together or students may need to be placed in a public lesson.

School Groups Lift, Lesson & Equipment Hire Bundles

The easiest and most convenient way to organize your trip is with the Groups Lift, Lesson and Hire Bundles.

Bundles include:

  • A lift ticket providing access to up to 47 lifts and four resort locations.
  • 1 x two hour or all day lesson on each day of the bundle.
  • Skiers receive the latest skis, boots and poles; Snowboarders receive wrist guards, boots and a snowboard. You can also hire clothing, goggles and gloves and have it all waiting for you in one easy location.
  • FREE helmet hire (wearing helmets is mandatory for students participating in lessons)
  • Blue Cow Lift, Lesson & Equipment Hire Bundles also include daily Skitube travel from Bullocks Flat including all NSW National Park entry fees and complimentary equipment storage.

School Groups Lift & Lesson Bundles

  • A lift ticket providing access to up to 47 lifts and four resort locations.
  • 1 x  two hour lesson or an all day lesson on each day of the bundle.

School Groups Additions

  • Student Lift & Lesson bundles (including Lift, Lesson and Hire bundles) include an unrestricted lift ticket and group lesson daily. Group lessons are not available for children under six years of age.
  • FREE lift access is included on all 5 day products from 12:00 noon on the day prior to the first full day of skiing/riding.
Want to learn some of the basics before your first full day of skiing and boarding? We offer a complimentary first timer lesson at 1:30pm which can be used on the day you arrive, or on your first full day, to boost your skills. This is a great introduction to our four resort areas and is available for all 5 day packages.
Lunch at Perisher

We have a reserved seating area at Blue Cow where we provide your choice of healthy meals, including options for all dietary requirements. Lunches are also available from Ski Rock Cafe in the Perisher Centre. One teacher's lunch is provided free of charge for every 10 paying students.

Note: Only two options per day for group lunches are available at Blue Cow. Sitting times for Blue Cow Bistro lunch available between 11:30am and 1:30pm daily.

Perisher Snowsports Hire

The great advantage of hiring your gear from Perisher Snowsports Hire at Bullocks Flat Skitube Terminal is that it's the most convenient place for your group a large range of equipment, clothing and accessories to fit you out before arriving on snow.

As a group, you also have the ability to conveniently store your equipment at Bullocks Flat Skitube terminal overnight and save loading it on to the bus.

Free Dashboard Pics

While visiting Perisher, students can have their photographs taken for free while on-snow by Perisher's Dashboard Pics photographers. They can then share their experience with family and friends on Facebook for free!

Dashboard Pics
Snow Experience

If the idea is simply to give students a taste of the unique alpine environment, there are activities other than skiing and boarding that they can enjoy!

  Groups
Adults
18yr+
Student
to Yr 12
Skitube Prices
Valid all Season. Includes National Parks Use fee when purchasing Skitube from Bullocks Flat. Child 4 & Under are free of charge Same Day Return 40 20
Snow Experience Bundles - include FREE Skitube from Bullocks Flat

Packages Departing Bullocks Flat. Valid for use at Bullocks Flat ticket office OR valid for use from 10:00am daily. Includes National Park Use fee.
Snow Play Pack. Clothing, Après boots and Toboggan 48 42
Tube Town - 5 Rides  30 30
Foot Passenger Ride on the Perisher Express Quad Chairlift (MON-FRI ONLY)
(Not available 6 to 21 July 2019)
40 20
Skitube, Foot Passenger Ride on the Perisher Express Quad Chairlift
(MON-FRI ONLY) and 5 Tube Rides 
(Not available 6 to 21 July 2019)
68 38
Clothing Bundle Add-On Clothing & Après Boots. Available as an add-on to any of the Snow Experience packs 35 35
Tube Town

9:30am to 4:30pm – 7 days

1 Ride 7
5 Rides  30
10 Rides 49
15 Rides 59
Skitube - Alpine Railway

Skitube is the easy way to get your group to Perisher. No need to worry about snowy roads and delays with having to put snow chains on the bus, also potentially save money on coach costs by not having to travel into the National Park, and there is plenty of parking available at Bullocks Flat. Also if you purchase a Snow Experience bundle you get free Skitube, which means even more experiences for less!

Skitube
The Station Accommodation

The Station is the perfect base for your group, school or club's next winter adventure. With versatile accommodation options and 3 great food and beverage outlets, it's a great base for skiing, snowboarding and snow play for every budget.

Accommodation
Risk Assessment Resources

We understand that you'll need to complete a Risk Assessment for your School Group, something that we can help you with.

Perisher's 400 strong team of qualified Snowsports School staff all have verified competency from the independent, Nationally Recognised Training – SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation program. All instructors must undergo a Working with Children Check as a prerequisite condition of their employment.

Perisher can help you keep track of your group while they are on the slopes with our sophisticated ticket system – we recommend you record the ticket number for each student so our Guest Services team can help you identify the last lift a student has ridden. Keeping track of the ticket numbers also allows us to easily replace lost tickets.

Perisher Risk Assessment

 

2019 School Group Rates

STEP 1 Please select a date range:


STEP 2Please select a product:

Book Online
  • Excluding Skitube
  • Including Skitube ex- Bullocks Flat
  • DAY(S)
  • STUDENT (to year 12)
  • ADULTS (18yrs/Over)
  • STUDENT (to year 12)
  • ADULTS (18yrs/Over)
 
 

STEP 3Maximise your experience at Perisher by adding on any of the following products:

  • Excluding Skitube
  • Including Skitube ex- Bullocks Flat
  • DAY(S)
  • STUDENT (to year 12)
  • ADULTS (18yrs/Over)
  • STUDENT (to year 12)
  • ADULTS (18yrs/Over)

Please read the "Group Conditions" for a full list of all conditions.

Terms & conditions.

Plan Your Trip

Group Risk Assessment

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