Snowsports Stories

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Snowsports Stories

Snowsports adventures in the Snowy Mountains

Kosciuszko National Park is home to Australia’s highest peak, Mount Kosciuszko which houses four ski resorts, including Perisher Valley and Thredbo. You’ll find the longest ski runs in Australia here as well as uncrowded cross-country skiing trails. With all that space comes a great deal of variety and both resorts provide students with a snow…

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Mt Buller day tour – Special offer from $185*

Don’t miss out on this snowsports special offer! Introduce your students to snowsports at an affordable price with a day tour to Mt Buller. Mt Buller is the most accessible major alpine resort in Australia and has a great mix of terrain for all skiers and boarders, from beginner to expert. Plus, with their superior…

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To the snow we go!

Look no further than Mount Hotham for immersive educational experiences full of adventure! Featuring easy slopes for first-timers and more advanced terrain for seasoned snow-goers plus educational activities off the slopes, it’s no wonder teachers choose Mount Hotham as their Snowsports destination. Convenient accommodation Enjoy ski-in/out accommodation catering especially for students in the heart of…

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Benefits of September Snowsports!

Parts of the Australian Alps are currently enjoying one of the best late-season snow bases of the last two decades! September is fast becoming the perfect time for a snowsports program, with excellent snowsports conditions and a range of unique activities available. Here are the top five reasons to consider a snowsports program in September:…

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How travel connects to the classroom

Travelling creates stronger teachers, and in turn stronger students. Studies continuously show how travel improves academic performance, and there are learning opportunities for students before, during, and after you return from your tour. For teachers, travel is professional development at the highest level. Travel brings lesson plans to life for classrooms, and the benefits are…

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Introducing the Nikon Media Centre

We’ve got exciting news!!! This snow season, WorldStrides, Nikon and Mount Hotham come together to create an innovative experience for students at Mount Hotham Resort – The Nikon Media Centre. A first in its field, the Nikon Media Centre is designed to enhance learning opportunities for student at the snow. Students will have access to…

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How to prepare for a snowsports adventure!

Heading off on a snowsports adventure this winter? Preparation is key, from knowing what to pack and wear to how you can look after your body while on the slopes, we’ve put together a list that will ensure you and your students have the most successful snowsports experience ever! Lessons are essential On a WorldStrides…

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Take a journey with us to Japan

Known for its abundance of dry snow and excellent terrain for learning, Myoko Kogen is the perfect place to take your students on a snowsports adventure. With 16 metres of snowfall this season, Myoko Kogen saw double the snowfall of popular resorts in the nearby Hakuba Valley and Nozawa Onsen. Boasting nine different ski resorts…

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Destination spotlight: Sydney

Experience the many layers of Australia’s most iconic city, learn the stories behind its famous structures and iconic attractions including the Sydney Opera House, and discover Australia’s indigenous and colonial heritage from Bondi to the Blue Mountains. A trip to Sydney is full of history, culture and adventure – here are just a few of our…

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The world awaits

WorldStrides’ educational travel programs offer students a smorgasbord of cross-curriculum academic and personal development opportunities to ignite personal growth and enrich learning at every stage of development. No matter the destination or year level of your students – an educational tour is remembered for a lifetime. We’ve hand-picked 7 of our top cross-curriculum destinations around…

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