Groups

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are well equipped to cater for group ski and snowboard adventures of all sizes. We also offer extra benefits to school, university and corporate groups – see below for more info.

great discounts

NZSki offers a 10% group discount off selected products for 15 or more individuals traveling together visiting Coronet Peak or The Remarkables ski areas.

The discount is provided on the basis that the group is pre‐booked and pre‐paid before arrival.

The discount applies to:

  • Lift passes (excluding Queenstown Superpass, Student Lift Pass and First Tracks Pass) 
  • Equipment, clothing and helmet rental 
  • Group lessons 
  • Kea Club (kids group ski or snowboard lessons) 
  • Combo packs ( Starter Package, Novice Package, Progression Package)

Book now or call or email our Groups Coordinator for more details: 
NZ: 0800 697 547 
AUSTRALIA: 1 800 365 696

E: info@nzski.com

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School Groups

Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are well equipped to provide a safe and engaging learning environment in an alpine setting. If you’re looking to host your corporate group or event with us, we also offer discounted rates for adult and university trips.

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Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are excellent learning environments and playgrounds for your next school outing.

Taking children out of the school environment can provide them with awe-inspiring experiences that they will remember for the rest of their lives. A school ski trip to Coronet Peak or to The Remarkables provides a unique opportunity to support learning in ways that are consistent with your school’s curriculum and charter.

We recognise that education outside of the classroom plays an instrumental role in raising student achievement by challenging children to manage risk in unfamiliar situations. We are also very aware that careful planning and preparation is required to ensure your visit to our majestic winter and alpine environment is a safe, positive experience for everyone.

We are here to help every step of the way! Our dedicated school groups team provide hands-on support for your school ski trip, from planning right through to your day on the snow and afterwards.

Why visit Coronet Peak or The Remarkables?

  • Close proximity to Queenstown, Coronet Peak only 25mins drive and The Remarkables 37 mins drive.
  • June to October snow seasons with one of the biggest snowmaking system in South Hemisphere
  • A fantastic learner’s area that is exceptionally well equipped with the four conveyor lifts
  • Wide open terrain with plenty of runs for skiers and riders of all abilities
  • A spacious base area with space for your group to relax when not on the snow
  • A well managed and established teaching programme supported by inspiring instructors who offer serious fun in a safe learning environment.
  • Catering for groups from upwards of 10 people? Get in touch with us today to arrange your visit our Queenstown mountain with your group.

FAQ'S
What are the costs? You can find an up to date list of our pricing in this PDF: NZ Regional School & Youth Group Program 2018 Details.

When can I make a booking? Our spots fill up fast and we operate on a first come first serve basis, we recommend getting in early to secure your preferred dates.

How long does it take to travel to the Ski Area? Please see our travel times for advice on how much time to allow your group to get to the mountain in time for your lessons. Coronet Peak : 25 min from Queenstown; The Remarkables : 37 min from Queenstown – Bus may take longer and during peak time.

How can I check the weather before my trip? As we are situated in an alpine environment our weather can change very rapidly.

Call us on: Coronet Peak 034424620

The Remarkables 03 4424615.

You can check our Snow Report which is updated daily at 6.30am on the website. This is the most up to date source that provides information on mountain status and the forecast for the day. Metservice

What about accompanying adults? We offer a 1:10 adult to student FOC ratio and a 1:10 adult to student, adult at student rate for every booking. Every adult after our ratios receives a 10% discount across our products (excluding private lessons, Performance Equipment Hire and Skiwiland).

What information will you require about my group before we arrive? We will ask you to compile a key information sheet and send us a for all of your students. This enables us to pre-load all of your passes prior to your arrival. Key Information Sheet.

What should we wear on the day? Make sure you wrap up warm! Plenty of layers mean you’ll keep warm when it’s cold and are able to cool down when it’s hot. Make sure you bring eye protection, sun screen (yes, even in mid-winter!), hat, gloves and one pair of thick socks will do. Too many pairs of socks and your ski or snowboard boots can become very uncomfortable!

What should have for lunch? We offer freshly made lunches from our restaurants ready for your group to collect between 11.00‐11.30am daily. We'll even cater for the fussiest of eaters. Request the packed lunch option when you book your group.

Do you have a Risk Assessment Management Form? Yes, please download our form here.

NCEA Credits

For a learning experience the kids won’t forget, time on the snow can count towards national curriculum qualifications. Students are encouraged to maximise their time with us by working towards NCEA credits in skiing and snowboarding.

International Schools

We offer a special package to Australian and International primary and secondary schools. Find all the details and pricing. Students must be 18 years and under - simply book now . This package is not available to university students or schools booking through an agent or third party intermediary. Contact us directly for more details: school@coronetpeak.co.nz or call us on: +64 3 4424692.

Bookings

Our Group Bookings team is here to ensure a smooth and simple process for every group. Contact us directly for more details on both of our Queenstown ski areas: school@coronetpeak.co.nz or call us on: +64 3 4424692.

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Other Groups

Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are an excellent learning environment and playground for any group. Great discounts are available for university students and corporate groups.

Universities

If you're aged 18+ years and enrolled full time with a tertiary institution or secondary school in New Zealand or Australia, you're eligible for a Student Lift Pass. 

This is the best option for university groups as it represents a greater saving than our group discount on lift passes. The group discount does not apply to Student Lift passes. Student ID (with photo and valid expiry date) and proof of full time status required at the time of pass collection. ISIC and BCITO cards not accepted.

To meet our student criteria you must be enrolled in full-time, full-year study at a New Zealand or Australian tertiary institution. To be considered full-time you must attend such institution for a minimum of 32 weeks in a calendar year (EFTS course value of 0.8 or more). Paid training courses and apprenticeships do not qualify for student status.

Evidence of full-time enrolment is required at the time of pass collection by presenting your valid student ID card (including photo and expiry date) AND proof of full-time status that meets our satisfaction. ISIC and BCITO cards are not accepted.

Contact us directly for more details:
E: info@nzski.com
P: NZ: 0800 697 547

P: Australia: 1 800 365 696

Corporate

Our group discount applies to corporate groups. 

NZSki offers a 10% group discount off selected products for 15 or more individuals traveling together visiting our ski areas. The discount is provided on the basis that the group is pre-booked and pre-paid before arrival with our Group Booking Coordinator.

The discount applies to:

  • Lift passes (excluding Student Lift Pass and First Tracks Pass)
  • Equipment, clothing and helmet rental
  • Group lessons
  • Kea Club (kids group ski or snowboard lessons)
  • Combo Packs (Starter, Novice and Progression Packs).
  • As well, businesses and organisations can use our base building at Coronet Peak or at The Remarkables as an unique conference venue in set periods outside the ski season.

Contact us directly for more details:

E: school@coronetpeak.co.nz
P: +64 3 4424692