2017 Ski Selwyn Six Events

There is something for everyone to enjoy at the Ski Selwyn Six mountains this winter.
Book the dates in your diary now and remember accommodation can book up fast for some events: you don't want to miss out on the action!



20160928 Porters AfterDark 15Aug

Intended Opening Day 2017
Friday 23rd June

3rd Annual After Dark Session
Saturday 8th July
Enjoy a night skiing experience at Porters. Custom built park setup, Ice Bar, DJ, BBQ. The  platterlift will run 6pm to 8:30pm.

Saturday 22nd July
A family friendly event in the mini park designed to help the “groms” grow their passion for skiing and snowboarding. Ages 5-12. Lots of spot prizes and a free BBQ!

McNultys Supercross
Saturday 26th August    
The course includes rollers, jumps, burms and other snow features designed for fun, fast, action packed racing! Four racers per heat, knockout system, the fastest 2 racers to the bottom of the course from each heat progress to the next round, until it's time for the big final!The race will feature a junior (U18) category as well as open, ski and snowboard.






20160928 Cheeseman BombingCockayne 31JulIntended Opening Day 2017
Saturday 8 July

Primary & Intermediate School Race Champs
Sunday 20 August  

Cheeseman Undie 500     
Saturday 9 September     
Postponement Day: Sunday 10 September

Pirate Day
Saturday 16 September         
Postponement Day: Sunday 17 September








20160928 BrokenRiver PowderDay 7Aug

Opening Weekend
9th July

First Family Ski Week
July 9-15

First Family Ski Week
July 9-15     

Bingo Night
July 15

Snow Safety For Youth    
July 16
Second Family Ski Week
July 16-22

Two Day Avalanche Course   
July 23-25

Off-Piste Clinic for both two and five day avo courses    
July 25

Five Day Backcountry Avalanche Training Course   
July 25-29
Alpine Off-Piste Skills Course
July31- Aug 2

Dickie's Tasting Night     
August 5

Telemark Week    
August 6-12

Telemark Off-piste Skills Course    
August 9-11

Freeheel Fun Weekend    
August 12-13    

BR Club Champs
August 19-20
Entry & Intermediate Speed Riding Camp
August 21-25     

Rider X and After Party
September 2

Old Timers Week    
September 3-9     

Two Day Avalanche Course*
September 6-8     

Kids Weekend
September 9-10     

BR BBQ & Bake-Off + Home Brew Competition
September 16     

School Holiday Family Fun Week
October 1 -6




Craigieburn ValleyOpening Day
8th July

Grom's Weeks
8th - 23rd Jul and 30th Sept - 2nd Oct (Snow dependent)

Weekend Beach Party
1st Oct    












Temple Basin

Opening Weekend
July 1 - 2

NZSSI Intro to Ski Touring and Intro to Mountaineering
July 8 - 9

Kids Ski Week 1
July 9 - 15

NZSSI Intermediate Mountaineering
July 14 - 17

NZSSI Avalanche Awareness
July 15-16

Kids Ski Week 2
July 16 - 22

NZSSI Ski and Snowboard Mountaineering
July 23 - 27

Wine Tasting and Live Music Weekend
July 29 - 30

NZSSI Avalanche Awareness
August 4 - 7

CUSSC Midwinter Christmas
August 5-6

Temple Basin and CUSSC 80's Party
August 12-13

NZSSI Intro to Ski Touring
August 12-13

NZSSI Seven Day Mountaineering Skills
August 14- 20

Give Rope Tows a Go Weekend
August 19-20

NZSSI Ski & Snowboard Mountaineering
August 21-25

NZSSI Intro to Ski Touring
August 26-27

Gnomes Freeride Weekend
August 26-27

CUSSC Ski Week
August 28 - September 1

Whitedot Enduro
September 2-3

NZ Backcounty Week
September 2-10

3 Day Avalanche Awareness Course and Ski Mountaineering
September 4-6

September 8-10

NZSSI Ski and Snowboard Mountaineering
September 11-15

NZSSI 5-Day Alpine Skills for Trampers & Climbers
September 11-15

CUSSC How's Your Father
September 16- 17

Temple Basin Club Champs & Live Band
September 16-17

Temple Basin High School Week
September 18 - 22

Beach Party & Big Air
September 23-24




20160713 MtOlympus

Opening Day
Saturday 8th July

Ski Weeks and Short Stays 2017:
A Ski Week is the quintessential Mt Olympus experience. Ski Weeks start on a Sunday and finish the following Saturday and include 7 days skiing and 6 nights' fully catered accommodation.​

Family Week (families all ages)
9th July to 15 July

Junior Week (high school)
16 July to 22 July

Midwinter Break
23 July to 29 July

Mudflappers Week
30 July to 5 Aug

Dogtuckers Week (old people)
6 Aug to 12 Aug

Truants Week (families)
13 Aug to 19 Aug

School Bunkers Week (young families)
20 Aug to 26 Aug

Unibreak (student's 3 nighter)
27 August to 29 August

Wrinkle Therapy (2 nighter)
29 Aug to 31 August

Chillax 2 nighter
31 August to 2nd Sept

Pow Pow Week
3 Sept to 9 Sept

Freeride Week (competition time)
10 Sept to 16 Sept

Whanau Week
17 Sept to 23 Sept

Spring Week
24 Sept to 30 Sept

Final Frontier Week
1 October to 7 October
Closing Saturday 7 October


All dates are subject to change, please always check directly with the ski area for updates.