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Perisher Australia

Good

3.9 / 5

based on 15 reviews

Trails

Beginner
22%
Intermediate
60%
Advanced / Expert
18%

Trail maps

Overview

Perisher is one of the top resorts in Australia. With 133 runs spanning 3076 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

Overall rating

Leave a review for Perisher
Good

3.9 / 5

based on 15 reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
PMPeter M.
advanced skier
Good!

3.9 / 5

Dec 01, 2017
Easy to use! Great experience for everyone of all ages! Experienced staff to help you regardless of your skiing ability! Friendly atmosphere everywhere and access to the entire resort is easy!... More
PBPeter B.
advanced skier
Very Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 23, 2017
Overall a great variety of terrain to ski. 2017 season was sensational. Enjoyable entertainment to be had when not on the slopes.I can not wait until next season comes around... More
HCHunter C.
advanced skier
Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 19, 2017
Perisher is a good resort for intermediate and advanced skiiers with a wide range of runs and parks. However it is not very suitable for beginners and is lacking some longer runs.... More
TDTravis D.
advanced snowboarder
Very Good!

4 / 5

Nov 19, 2017
Perisher is a great ski resort with varied terrain and lots of it. Given its vastness, it's easy to avoid lineups once the morning rush has spread out. Plenty of options for lodging, though a little on the pricier side. Only fault is it's a bit of a distance from the nearest... More
CCCaleb C.
intermediate snowboarder
Good!

3.7 / 5

Nov 19, 2017
Great place for a family trip, great for beginners and intermediate ski goers. Facilities are fantastic but the choice of food could be improved. Highly recommended for anyone in Australia to come and experience one of the best mountains in Australia!... More
JRJoshua R.
advanced snowboarder
Average!

3.2 / 5

Nov 15, 2017
Perisher is by far the best winter destination is Australia. It has the biggest skiable area and largest selection of terrain available in the country. Instructors are generally really good and run enjoyable lessons. Price is generally similar to other Australian resorts, but... More
NMNicole M.
beginner snowboarder
Good!

3.5 / 5

Nov 12, 2017
Fun times were had, on and off the snow. Staff were pleasant, weather was indifferent but that's just how it goes! Wish we could have stayed longer, the mountain has plenty to offer everyone. ... More
NSNeil S.
intermediate snowboarder
Average!

3.2 / 5

Nov 10, 2017
Perisher great location ski tube is fantastic ski field has good runs for all levels ,great food accommodation but a bit expensive when you are on a budget but all up fun place to ski snowboard... More
JJack
advanced snowboarder
Average!

3.4 / 5

Nov 09, 2017
Perisher is a great resort if you are based in Australia and don’t have the time to fly overseas. When the snow is coming, you can make a quick getaway after work on Friday and be there for first tracks on Saturday morning. The season pass is great value for money, especially if... More
MAMike A.
intermediate snowboarder
Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 09, 2017
Perisher, NSW, Australia. The snow can be great, epic at times, mother nature plays plenty of games, you'll get plenty of time on the snow, be flexible and you'll score, no doubt!! Perisher has the potential to serve up blubird powder days with no one in sight! Be smart and... More

Lifts

High Speed Eight
1
High Speed Quads
2
Quad Chairs
5
Triple Chairs
2
Double Chairs
4
Surface Lifts
34

Elevation

Base
5,643 feet
Summit
6,738 feet
Vertical drop
1,095 feet

Terrain

Total runs
133
Terrain Parks
2
Longest Run
2 miles
Skiable Terrain
3,076 acres
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