The Queenstown Winter Festival is New Zealand, and some suggest the Southern Hemisphere’s, biggest celebration of winter
Queenstown is nestled in the heart of the Southern Alps, boasting magnificent mountains for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Choose from four ski areas, the closest just 20 minutes’ drive from the town centre.
The enviously long ski season in Queenstown welcomes skiers and snowboarders from June to October. Our four ski areas offer unrivalled alpine scenery, world class infrastructure and varied open and treeless terrain, each ski field has its own unique character.
Land in the heart of the Southern Alps, Queenstown's International Airport on one of many daily direct flights from Australia and New Zealand's main ports. You can leave the airport, check in to your accommodation and be on-mountain in just over an hour if you want!