The June long weekend saw the start of the ski season in NSW, with more than 2000 people reportedly heading to Thredbo for its 2015 season opening.   The ski sector is hopeful for lots of snow this year, and any winter sports fan knows that there is no better feeling than gliding on powder breathing in fresh mountain air! If you’re hitting the slopes this winter, remember to have fun and stay safe with our top 3 tips:

1. Only attempt runs within your ability

2. Protect your head with a helmet

3. Follow the International Ski Federation Rules of Conduct

Ski Girl