Perisher Ski Resort Australia's favorite ski resort.

Perisher is Australia's largest and favorite ski destination, located in the scenic Kosciuszko National Park, which is home to Australia’s highest peak Mt Kosciuszko. Perisher’s four resorts areas including Perisher Valley, Smiggin Holes, Blue Cow and Guthega combine to make it the Southern Hemisphere's largest alpine resort.

Perisher's 1,245ha / 3,076acres of skiable terrain area is suitable for beginners through to advanced skiers and boarders. Perisher has 47 lifts, Australia’s only Alpine Railway Skitube, over 100km / 62mi of cross country trails, five terrain parks and Australia’s only Superpipe. Perisher’s mountains really do have something for all levels of experience.

  • Terrain:
    Expert/Advanced: 18%
    Intermediate: 60%
    Beginner: 22%
  • Overview:
    Vertical Rise: 355m/1,165 ft.
    Total Skiable Acres: 3,076 acres/1,245 hectares
    Average Annual Snowfall: 75 in./190 cm.
    Number of Lifts: 47
    Number of Trails: 140
    Longest Run: 1.8 miles/3 km
  • Other stats:
    Open Date: Jun-5-2015
    Close Date: Oct-5-2015
    Base: 5,643 ft./1,720 m
    Summit: 6,738 ft./2,054 m
    Snowiest Month: July/August
    Number of Parks/Pipes: 5 Parks/1 SuperPipe

Perisher Lodging

Perisher Accommodation FinderPerisher Accommodation Finder

Search and book the largest range of properties in Perisher Valley, Guthega, Smiggin Holes and Jindabyne.

Choose from a large range of lodges, hotels and self-contained apartments that suit all your needs in the Snowy Mountains region. Once you find the perfect accommodation, book directly with the property to save both time and money.

The Station

The Station is set amongst 200 acres of rolling hills and landscaped grounds where guests can take in some beautiful rural landscape. Snow lovers can enjoy spacious and affordable accommodation options with a variety of activities, a bar and restaurants on location, all just minutes from the local town of Jindabyne.

Valley HotelPerisher Valley Hotel

Renowned for its central on snow location, this boutique hotel is located in the heart of Perisher Valley. Only moments from the lifts, the Perisher Valley Hotel has exquisite views of the resort, with easy access to all resort facilities.

Ski And Snowboard School

Perisher Ski SchoolWith over 400 qualified and professional instructors and coaches ready to show you the way, it’s no wonder Perisher has generations of families coming back year after year.

Both adults and children can learn the basics with Perisher’s group or private lessons, and then jump up to the next level with Perisher’s Performance Plus Sessions.

Perisher’s passionate instructors and innovative programs provide our guests with a great on-snow experience. It’s more than just fun times on the snow, our instructors allow adults and children to overcome limitations and unlock true potential in safe hands.

Perisher Ski SchoolHere at Perisher’s Snowsports School we don’t just teach the basics, we inspire your love for winter sports that will have you coming back each year for more.

Our instructors and coaches know Perisher’s four resorts areas, 47 lifts and 3,000 acres back to front; so let us show you Australia’s best terrain that you didn’t know existed and make sure you’re getting the absolute best out of your days.

Our innovative programs will support you develop your skills and achieve your goals, so come and explore with us here at Australia’s favorite ski resort.

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