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BOM Survey

By   /  August 21, 2019  /  MOUNTAIN NEWS  /  No Comments

How do you use weather information for snow-based activities? The Bureau of Meteorology is conducting an online survey – “ We’re looking into how we present our weather information for skiing, snowboarding, and other snow-based activities. Take part in this quick 10-minute survey. “. https://ideas.bom.gov.au/tests/snow-survey/ Please make a bit of time to take the survey, […]

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Snow Report – Saturday 10th August

By   /  August 10, 2019  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

The intense low passing to our south east overnight pumped 14mm of rain onto Hobart, 36mm onto Scotts Peak and 10mm onto Maydena. I’ve just spoken to Peter on the mountain and Mt Mawson has received around 10cm of fresh snow. It’s nice and cold up there and the fresh snow is very good condition […]

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Snow Report – Friday 2nd August

By   /  August 2, 2019  /  MOUNT MAWSON SNOW REPORT  /  No Comments

It’s a quickly moving feast, this snow forecasting. We have a solid base up on the mountain still and the now forecasted snow to 600 meters tomorrow, should make for another fun weekend. There’s the potential for 5-10cm. Snow showers clearing Sunday. Then looking ahead we have a more significant dump coming during next week.

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Open this weekend

By   /  August 1, 2019  /  MOUNTAIN NEWS  /  No Comments

The Southern Tassie ski season is entering its third week with the tows operating again at Mt Mawson this weekend. It’s snowing up there this evening (Thursday 10pm), with snow above 1,000 meters forecast for Friday. Looking into the weekend, there is more fresh snow forecast on both days to low levels, please rug up […]

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Snow Report – Friday 26th July

By   /  July 27, 2019  /  MOUNT MAWSON SNOW REPORT, Uncategorized  /  2 Comments

Well it’s been one of those up again down again type of weeks as far as snow fall is concerned. The end result is that there’s still a decent snow pack to enjoy this weekend. The forecast is for snow above 1000 meters (Lake Dobson level) on both Saturday and Sunday, if that eventuates it’ll […]

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Snow Report – Friday 19th July

By   /  July 19, 2019  /  MOUNT MAWSON SNOW REPORT  /  No Comments

After a period of good snow falls, a rain event, then a couple a small top up snowfalls, the snow pack should be well consolidated into a very good base with a nice topping of fresh. Looks like those of you visiting the mountain this weekend will be in for a relatively clear day tomorrow […]

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Stocks With a History – Lost

By   /  September 17, 2018  /  OTHER NEWS  /  3 Comments

Long time denizen of Mt Mawson, Nick Truchanas, has lost his favorite retro stocks. Loosing a pair of old stocks normally wouldn’t be of concern, you can usually pick up a set from this era at garage sales for a few dollars. However in this case, their nature belies their provenance and true value. Nick’s […]

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Snow Report – Sunday 16th September

By   /  September 16, 2018  /  MOUNT MAWSON SNOW REPORT  /  No Comments

Snow Report for Mount Mawson – Season is Open Report Date: Sunday 16th September Report Location: On Mountain Resort Status: Closed – On Standby Snow Play: Yes Road Status: Check status on 03 6288 1319 Snow Fall last 24hr: 8cm Snow Depth: 40cm Snow Conditions: Fresh Snow Cover: Average Forecast: Still snowing, Snow above 400M today Comments: 8cm […]

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Snow Report – Saturday 15th September

By   /  September 15, 2018  /  MOUNT MAWSON SNOW REPORT  /  No Comments

Snow Report for Mount Mawson – Season is Open Report Date: Saturday 15th September Report Location: Off Mountain Resort Status: Closed – On Standby Snow Play: Yes Road Status: Check status on 03 6288 1319 Snow Fall last 24hr: 0 cm Snow Depth: 35 cm Snow Conditions: Rain effected Snow Cover: Poor cover Forecast: Snow above 300M this […]

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Photos from Weekend 8-9th September

By   /  September 11, 2018  /  YOUR PHOTOS  /  No Comments

More pics from Paul Di Benedetto from last weekend. “Another great day on the Mountain. Plenty of ‘Style Masters’ showing how it’s done”.

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