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We’ve just celebrated the opening weekend of the 2014 ski season, which would not be complete without the Blessing of the Snow at Thredbo Chapel. Five faith leaders blessed the snow and prayed for safety on the mountain this year, and for all those who enjoy the winter at Thredbo; guests, staff, patrollers alike. In attendance were members of the

Here are the winners of the prizes graciously donated to our annual raffle. Congratulations to: 1st prize:  Aspen Snowmass Ski Vacation Winner (ticket 1613):  Susie Martin, ticket sold by David O’Dowd   2nd prize:  Thredbo All Season Adventure Package – 2 x 365 passes Winner (ticket 986):  Daniel Haslop, ticket sold by Suzy Ebeling   3rd prize – Larry Adler

Some memories of Adrian and the TSPA at the time of Adrian’s captaincy. Adrian Studley was Captain of the Thredbo Ski Patrol in the early 70’s. He maintained high standards and his patrollers responded to his leadership. A wonderful skier, he was a proud holder of a Golden Eagle Badge – an honour for an elite group of skiers who

The dates for this season’s ski intake test have been set for Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of August, 2012. For more details see Intake tests

Thredbo Ski patrollers were present at a stall at the annual Larry Adler Ski Expo at the Collaroy Store on Saturday 22nd May. Thredbo Ski patrollers were present at a stall at the annual Larry AdlerSki Expo at the Collaroy Store on Saturday 22nd May.An all day event with travel experts and resort reps from all over the skiing world.

Guests at the Thredbo Ski Patrol 50th Anniversary Ball had a most enjoyable evening on Saturday 3rd May, 2008. The Gala function was held at the National Maritime Museum in Darling Harbour. More details, including photos will be posted shortly.

2008 is underway with preparation for the Anniversary Ball, and other exciting activities. Tickets for the Ball go on sale today, available on-line from this website. See here for 50th celebration information, and see here for information on the Ball, and how to buy tickets!.

It is with enormous sadness that we advise that our great friend, admired colleague and Patrol Captain for the last few years, Dr Peter Duval passed away in St Vincent’s Private Hospital on 30 November, 2007. Peter was surrounded by his family in his final days and was, as always, stoic and courageous to the end. Peter was diagnosed with

Monday 30th July 2007 marked the 10th anniversary of the Thredbo landslide disaster in 1997, which claimed the lives of 18 people, including the then Thredbo Ski Patrol Director, Tony Weaver. This year the Thredbo community remembered the lives lost with spectacular flare run and fireworks display. The full professional Patrol and many volunteer Patrollers were proud to support and

Larry Adler is a long standing supporter of the Thredbo Ski Patrol. At the Larry Adler Ski EXPO held over the 12 & 13 May weekend the Patrol had a stand set up by Mick Harries. Mick took the opportunity to present Larry Alder with a 2007 trophy in recognition of their support of the TSPA. Various other snow industry