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... s better value to ski in Japan including flights these days, or NZ. Still people come here though. When we went to Falls Creek 2 years ago with the Brooks just the other side of the state border, it felt like the most expensive holiday ever. For 4 days skiing we could have flown the family to Europe, but somehow Perisher is packed out each winter. It is beautiful and as you look up the mountain at the chairlifts poking out like matchsticks I try and imagine what it's like with 25ft of ...
... 1.5-2metres wide.
Before we left home, we had purchased a couple of 'camelbak’ backpacks for our trip, and filled the bladders with water, lunch, cameras etc. We wore our parka’s as it was so cold, with the idea of taking off layers if necessary when we or the temperature warmed up. Approximately 3 minutes after leaving the Thredbo car park, while walking, Theo asked me to check behind him, as he felt wet, and we discovered that his bladder ...
... it was lost or enjoyed an adventure. Part of me thought we should help it, tell the farmer we saw his cow in the road. But his fate at the farm can't be much worse than his current fate.
We decided to go to anglers rest, the spot I picked out for halfway between the mountains and the ocean (tomorrow), to have dinner and sleep.
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... the last peak to climb, and was 1614m high, then we had a much easier run through beautiful country roads to Jindabyne.
We stayed with our friends Grieg and Barb in their lovely house which overlooks Lake Jindabyne. The week we were there flew by, and we had such a great time with them, and their friends. Jindabyne is a beautiful place, one which we are happy to visit in the warmer months, but not the cold ...
... of our 3 days of ski lessons and skiing. The lessons were 2 hours each day and we caught a bus over to Perisher from Smiggins each day. 5 min trip straight from our door. Couldn't get any better.
The kids picked up skiing in no time at all. I was very proud of them. Julie was having a little bit of difficulty and was happy to stay on the "magic carpet" (beginners slope).
We got some toboggans on ...