Oz Snow

Oz Snow has been committed to offering quality snow trips at a reasonable price to skiers and boarders since 1999. We can offer flexible packages to all individuals and groups including social, university, school, and corporate groups at a competitive price. Oz Snow designs their tours to be fun filled, good value for money and will remove the stress from organising your snow holiday.

Oz Snow is a one stop shop tour operator, travel agent, hotel and ski shop owner all in one. This enables us to have greater control and organisation of our tours as well as keeping our prices down and simplifying a usually over complicated process. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced skier or boarder come along and experience the snow scene for a fun filled trip with Oz Snow.

We also own and operate Extreme Adventures which offers spring break and short trips for International Students.

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2 DAY WEEKEND SNOW TRIPS

WEEKEND BUS SNOW TRIP

 

Escape the city for a weekend at the snow with Oz Snow. The weekend snow trip is the perfect way to get away from it all and let loose! Oz Snow owns and operates most elements of the tour so we can take care of everything you need for an epic weekend away.

Our buses depart every Friday evening from Sydney’s Central Station, Western Forecourt Coach Area at 5:30pm; Canberra, Jolimont Centre at 10pm and return late Sunday night.

 

Looking for a longer trip? Why not check out our 3 Day and 6 Day snow trips!

  • SNOWY VALLEY JINDABYNE WEEKEND SNOW TRIP
  • From $269
    per person
  • Includes:

    2x Nights accommodation at Snowy Valley Jindabyne (dorm share)

    Access to Perisher via the ski tube

    All transport from Sydney/Canberra to the Jindabyne

    National park fees

    3 course dinner on Saturday night

    Breakfast daily

Value Season (5-28 June/31 August - 25 September)

Peak Season (29 June - 30 August)

4 - 6 Share

Twin/Double**

**Shared bathroom facilities

  • RIVER INN THREDBO WEEKEND SNOW TRIP
  • From $389
    per person
  • Includes:

    2x Nights accommodation at River Inn Thredbo (dorm share)

    Access to Perisher via the ski tube

    All transport from Sydney/Canberra to the snow

    National park fees

    3 course dinner on Saturday night

    Breakfast daily

Value Season (5-28 June/31 August - 25 September)

Peak Season (29 June - 30 August)

4 - 6 Share

Twin/King

**Shared bathroom facilities

EQUIPMENT HIRE

All equipment prices shown are available through Ski Hire Jindabyne conveniently located on-site at Snowy Valley in Jindabyne and backed up by our on-snow workshop at the River Inn, Thredbo. Choose from a wide selection of quality equipment including carve skis, performance skis, strap in snowboards and performance Burton snowboards all offered at excellent discount rates.

 

1 OR 2 DAY HIRE PRICES

Skis, Boots & Poles

Snowboard & Boots

Jacket & Pants

$67pp

$77pp

$35pp

*Lift pass pricing to be confirmed for the 2021 season

*Snowy Valley Jindabyne bus trips are temporarily only available for certain dates and groups of 30 or more which can still be arranged at $269pp off peak and $295pp peak. Please request a quote here.

Frequently Asked Questions

AUSTRALIA – BUS TRIPS FAQ

Is there an age limit for this trip?
Yes, everyone must be at least 15 years old to travel on our bus trips.

On the coach packages do we stop for dinner?
Yes, we stop for dinner on the way to and from Sydney which is at your own expense.

Do I need to bring a towel?
No, you are provided with one shower towel for your stay with us.

Does the bus have a toilet?
Most of our buses have toilets.

What time does the bus leave Snowy Valley in the mornings?
The bus leaves at 8.00am and takes about 40min to get to Thredbo. If you are skiing at Perisher you will be dropped at the Ski Tube on the way.

Do you serve vegetarian meals?
We have vegetarian options available at all included meals.

What time does the bus leave Thredbo in the afternoons?
The bus leaves around 5.00pm

What kind of clothes should I bring?
Something that will keep you warm and is comfortable for during the day and casual going out clothes for the nights as there is a bar onsite

How many people are in the rooms?
The share rooms are mostly 4 – 7 share. We have larger rooms for groups and you can also upgrade to be in your own room.

How much luggage can I bring?
You will be travelilng on a full size coach so can bring one large luggage and a ski/snowboard bag if you have it.

Do you go to Thredbo or Perisher?
You can decide to ski Thredbo or Perisher. if you would like to ski Perisher you can be dropped off at the ski tube in the morning (a train that takes you to Perisher) and picked up on the way home.

Are lift passes included?
No, all lift passes and gear hire are purchased on the bus.

What is a lift pass?
A lift pass allows you to get onto the chair lift which takes you to the top of the mountain so you can ski down.

What does Ski or Snowboard hire include?
Ski hire includes standard skis, poles, and boots
Snowboard hire includes standard snowboard, bindings and boots.

What do lessons include?
If you purchase lessons with your lift ticket you will get the same amount of lessons that your pass is. Ex 2 Day Lift Ticket = 2 Lessons. Lessons are each morning and are group beginner lessons.

Do I have to purchase the OZ Snow Pack?
No, if you have your own gear and/or lift passes you are more than welcome to bring them along.

What time does the bus get back to Sydney / Canberra?
The bus gets back to Canberra Jollimont Centre around 8.00pm and Sydney Central Station around 11.30pm depending on road conditions.

Can I buy lift passes and gear when I book my trip?
When you recieve your confirmation there will be a link included for you to prepurchase any lift passes and gear hire for your trip.

Do I need to go on the bus?
Yes, since you are booking a bus trip you must be on the bus. We have self drive packages if you wish to drive yourself.

When do I need to book by?
The tours usually fill up 2 weeks before the departure date* Depending on the snow forecast this can change and trips can be booked out for weeks in advance.

Are the rooms female and male only?
No, all our rooms are mixed with females and males in the same room.

Can you drink on the bus?
Yes, you can bring drinks if you would like to – the bus will not be stopping at the bottle shop anymore.

Snowy Valley is famous for its breathtaking vantage point and magnificent views of Lake Jindabyne. Lodge-style accommodation is offered with many features and facilities. Snowy Valley is conveniently located close to both Thredbo and Perisher Blue Ski Fields.

Snowy Valley Facilities
  • Indoor Heated Pool
  • Sauna
  • Onsite Ski Hire & Accessories Shop
  • Bar
  • Live Entertainment & Karaoke
  • Lake View Bistro
  • Drying Room
  • ATM
  • Onsite Parking
Room Facilities
  • En-suite or 2 Rooms Share 1 Bathroom
  • Centrally Heated
  • Television
  • Linen Provided

The River Inn, Thredbo is a modern deluxe property – and the only ski-in ski-out hotel resort accommodation in Thredbo, with direct access to Friday Flat which is the meeting point for all lessons. The hotel boasts one of the most convenient locations in Thredbo situated directly opposite and the Gunbarrel Quad Chairlift immediately behind the hotel. The River Inn has a variety of different ensuited hotel rooms.

River Inn Facilities
  • Guest lounge with fireplace
  • Sauna
  • Rustic Themed Bar and Restaurant
  • Beer Garden
  • Ski in and out access
  • Guest Laundry
  • Live Entertainment
  • Internet access
  • Drying room
  • ATM
  • Access to overnight parking
  •  Luggage Storage room
Room Facilities
  • Private E-suited Rooms
  • Centrally Heated
  • Television with DVD Player
  • Linen Provided
  • Security Card Access
  • Mini Fridge

ROOM TYPES

King / Twin En suite (2-3 Share)

These rooms generally consist of a king bed, however they can arranged with 2 single beds on request.

Some rooms contain an additional sofa bed. They have an en suite bathroom, TV, microwave, fridge and radiator heating. Can sleep up to 3 people.

King / Trundle Rooms (4 Share)

Perfect for small groups looking for easy access to the slopes. These rooms consist of one king bed (or twin singles) and 2 trundle beds. Each has an en suite bathroom, TV, microwave, and fridge. These rooms can sleep a family or group of 4 people.

4-7 Share Group/Dorm Room

Perfect for larger groups and solo travellers looking for easy access to the slopes. These rooms consist of 2 singles beds, a set of bunk beds and 2 trundle beds. Each has an en suite bathroom, TV and fridge. Some rooms are self-contained and contain a kitchenette with stove top and utensils. Generally, these rooms can sleep 5-7 people.

3 Day Stretch

Flexible

Three day weekend or mid-week trip via coach.

Get Your Snow Fix

Addicted?

A full six day snow fix with travel via coach.

Snowy Valley

Jindabyne

Make your own way and stay at Snowy Valley in Jindabyne.

River Inn

Thredbo

Ski In Ski Out at River Inn, Thredbo.