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STSA Committee set for 2020

By   /  November 27, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

There was snow on the ground again at Mt Mawson last week, when the volunteer committee members from the Southern Tasmanian Ski Association held the STSA Annual General Meeting at the Scots Church Museum in Hobart. The aim was to elect a new committee to manage the ski field for the coming year, as well […]

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Is it dark at Mt Mawson?

By   /  September 6, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

The observant viewer of the web cam images may have noticed that it seems a little darker at Mt Mawson this week. Its actually not, but our webcam guru Ian Stewart has been working some behind-the-scenes magic with the webcams that help us to see what is going on at the ski field. One of […]

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Belts Are In

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

Classic Tasmanian Autumn weather greeted the volunteers who travelled up to Mt Mawson on the weekend of 18-19 May to help out at the STSA May Working Bee. The new Day Shelter facility was a hive of activity as work continued to get everything ready for the coming snow season. Volunteers from the Mount Mawson […]

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Working Bee at Mt Mawson This Weekend

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

As the weather closes in, and the scent of Winter is in the air the Southern Tasmanian Ski Association is conducting a late season working bee this Saturday and Sunday (18th and 19th May) to try to finalise preparations for the Winter 2019 ski season before the snow arrives. Fortunately the weather forecast for this […]

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STSA Working Bee this weekend – volunteers needed!

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

STSA is running a working bee at the Mt Mawson Ski Field this weekend, and has put out the call for volunteers to come and assist with a number of key tasks needed to get the ski field ready for the coming winter season. The most critical task is splicing and running a brand new […]

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Nailed it!

By   /  March 17, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

The sound of hammers was ringing out at Mt Mawson Ski Field on Saturday 16th March, as a small band of hardworking STSA volunteers worked on completing a couple of key snow fences ready for the ski season. The presence of fires to the West of Mt Field National Park meant that the Park remains […]

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March Working Bee on this Saturday

By   /  March 14, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

Last night the Committee of the Southern Tasmanian Ski Association met to plan arrangements for forthcoming working bees at Mt Mawson Ski Field – there is plenty to be done in preparation for this Winter! At present the Mt Field National Park is still closed for overnight stays and so the plan is to run […]

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STSA March Meeting to include rope splicing tutorial

By   /  March 12, 2019  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

The STSA’s normal monthly committee meeting will be held tomorrow evening (Wednesday 13th March), and will include a practical demonstration of end-to-end splicing of a section of tow rope. It would be good if each ski club had at least two representatives present, so that there is good transfer of knowledge (and because we know […]

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A Big Year Planned for 2019

By   /  December 2, 2018  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  2 Comments

  The Annual General Meeting of the Southern Tasmanian Ski Association was held on Wednesday evening, with the new committee elected ready for a big program of activity this Summer. The meetings have now shifted to the new venue of St Andrews Hall in Bathurst Street – thanks to Liz Koolhof for organising this excellent […]

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Web Cams Update

By   /  June 26, 2018  /  SOUTHERN TASMANIAN SKI ASSOCIATION NEWS  /  No Comments

After the recent web site migration onto a new server and some subsequent problems with the web cam pics, mtmawson.info is now displaying the cam images correctly. So you should all be seeing up to date pics in your browsers – ready for the season to commence. If you’re still having any issues viewing up […]

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