Canberra Cross Country Ski Club
The Club will be involved with the following activities and events in 2017:
- Supporting the Come and Try Days at Perisher on 8 July & 29 July.
- Supporting the Ski De Femme
- Lodge Weekends at Kalkite on the nights of 7 & 8 July to coincide with the Come and Try Day, and on 27 & 29 July (see below).
- Social Meetings at Hughes Community Centre. The dates for the social meetings will be: 24 May, 14 Jun, 28 Jun, 12 Jul, 26 Jul, 16 Aug, 30 Aug, 13 Sept and 27 Sept.
- Supporting the Perisher XC Week during the second week in August.
- Organising the Kosciuszko Tour ski race at Perisher (on the 19 August).
- A Lodge Weekend at Charlotte Pass in mid October.
September Come & Try Day (Saturday 23 September)
The club will organise a two hour lesson (9.00am-11.00am) by a professional ski instructor for $20 per person. People can register for the lessons via Register Now
Accommodation will be available at Kalkite for the nights of 22 & 23 September. The weekend is a great opportunity for all members, especially beginners or new members, to learn to ski or develop new skills,go on tours appropriate to their skiing level and meet other members, while staying in comfortable accommodation close to the mountains. Families with children are welcome.
The weekend includes two nights’ accommodation in Kalkite, which is approximately 45 minutes from Perisher and 15 minutes from Jindabyne town centre. Accommodation can be booked on line at the Register Now link on the Members Only page.
The cost for accommodation for the weekend is $70 (single), $140 (couple) or $200 (family of 3-5 persons). Please note this fee does not include lessons, ski hire, transport or food costs. Bring your own food and linen.
October Lodge Weekend
The October lodge weekend will be held at the Southern Alps Ski Club (SASC) Lodge at Charlotte Pass on the weekend of 14-15 October. We have rooms available for check-in on Friday evening, 13th October, check out on Sunday afternoon, 15th October.
The road between Perisher and Charlotte’s is expected to be open by then.
Accommodation can be booked on line at the Register Now link on the Members Only page for one or both nights of Friday 13th & Saturday 14th October at $45.00 per person per night and $102 per night per family
If for some reason you have to cancel please advise Paul Room by email at CCCSCtreasurer@gmail.com. Substitutions will be made where possible and a refund provided but provision of refunds cannot be guaranteed.
Ski tours or bush walks will be conducted on the main range or around the Charlotte Pass area depending on snow cover and weather.
A tour coordinator for the weekend will be advised closer to the date.
Note that there will not be any lessons or Come and Try events on this weekend.
We will have the usual shared dinner on the Saturday evening where we bring along an entree, main course or dessert to share.
PLEASE NOTE: You need to bring your:
- Own towels, sheets and pillow-slip; and
- All your own food.
Contact Paul Room at CCCSCtreasurer@gmail.com if you need more information or have any difficulty booking on-line