2018 New Zealand Ski Tour information
The 2018 Ski Tour for Year 11 students will be run in the July holidays. The trip will take place on the south Island of New Zealand with all skiing taking place at Cardrona ski field. The 10-day tour includes six days skiing or snowboarding and a sightseeing day in Queenstown.
Thursday 28 June 2018, Departing Perth at 11.45pm via Sydney to Queenstown - Qantas
Saturday 7 July 2018, Queenstown to Perth via Sydney – Qantas
The costs cannot be finalised at this stage, however, it is estimated that the 10-day tour will cost $3,850.00 and will include:
- All flights
- All transfers
- Entrances to all sightseeing
- Breakfasts daily and evening meals
- Quality gear: skis, boards, boots, poles and helmets
- All area ski lift passes to Cardrona
- Six days skiing or snowboarding
- Six days ski or snowboarding lessons
- Travel insurance
The 2018 ski tour does not include personal ski clothing, personal spending money or three lunches.
To secure your daughter's place on the 2018 Ski Tour please complete the online registration by 4pm on Wednesday 28 June 2017. A non-refundable deposit of $500.00 is due on application. Please note any applications after this date cannot be guaranteed. Additional information will be sent out early in 2018.
Applications cannot be accepted if school fees are not up-to-date.
In accordance with current international travel arrangements, the School now requires a copy of the front page from each student’s passport prior to ticket purchase. This copy is retained by the School to provide security in case a passport is lost in transit. Students need to provide a copy of their current passport to the School. This copy must be received by the Outdoor Education Department no later than Monday 12 March. Please note that we are unable to purchase a ticket for any student who does not meet this deadline.
Passports must be valid past the 10 October 2018 and persons with non-Australian or non-New Zealand citizenship may be required to obtain a visa before travelling to New Zealand, as well as an Australian re-entry visa. Please check your daughter’s passport and if it is due to expire please renew it well prior to Monday 12 March.
Wanaka - The chalets are located at the base of the lift on Cardrona Ski Field, (www.cardrona.co.nz)
Queenstown - Rydges Queenstown (https://www.rydges.com/accommodation/new-zealand/queenstown-resort/)