Snowco's THASU Newsletters





Our Snowco newsletters are the definitive guide to what's happening each week all across New Zealand. It includes a brief weekend forecast, news and information from the past week, advertising from relevant partners, awesome snow photos, sweet competitions and a guide to whats coming up over the weekend. 

Sent every Thursday during the season, monthly during the summer and fortnightly in the lead-up to the season, this is everything you need to know about all ski areas in NZ.  Now you can have ongoing server access to all our weekly newsletters through the links below. SUBSCRIBE NOW!! You can unsubscribe any time by following a link on the newsletter.

2014

October 17th 2014 - The Dive Fish Snow - THASU Featuring: Ruapehu still going strong, weekend forecast and proposed closing dates, extend your season. Advertisers: Dive, Fish, Snow Travel.  PLEASE NOTE: Turoa announced their extended Snovember 9th closing date AFTER we sent out this newsletter.

September 19th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Heaps of new snow, ski area closing dates, events, news, photos, videos & more. Advertisers: Dive, Fish, Snow Travel.

September 4th 2014 -  Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: 3 weeks of fine weather in a row, some ski areas closing, events, news, photos, videos & more. Advertisers: Budget, Amped and, R&R Sports.

August 28th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Freeski Fenzy and another fine weekend, events, news, photos, videos & more. Advertisers: Torpedo7 & R&R Sports.

August 21st 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: A fantsatic weekend in the forecast - Woohoo!, events, news, photos, videos & more. Advertisers: Torpedo7 & Hertz.

August 14th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: It's still snowing!Snow depths ramp up, a couple form TVNZ, weekend forecast and, events.  Advertisers: Hertz, Haka Tours.

August 7th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: It's snowing, see who's opening and what's on. Advertisers: Hertz, Haka Tours.

July 31st 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Not as much snow in this storm cycle as predicted, events. Advertisers: Avis, IEP.

July 24th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Who's open, snow depths, events. Advertisers: Budget, Haka Tours.

July 17th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Who's open, who's opening, snow conditions, events. Advertisers: Avis, EIP.

July 10th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Natural snow openings of the past, School holiday events. Advertisers: Avis, EIP.

June 26th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: The 40th annual Amex Queenstown Winter Festival, Ohakune Mardi-Gras, Who's open, forecasts, news, photos & videos starts tomorrow; Advertisers: Hertz.

June 19th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update + STOP PRESS AMMENDMENT Featuring: The postponement of Snowfarm, Porters & The Remarks opening as well as the partial opening of Cardrona; the 40th annual Amex Queenstown Winter Festival starts tomorrow; other key snow events; what's in the forecast. Advertisers: Budget, Avis.

June 12th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Mt Hutt's opening day tomorrow, Banff Film Festival, Cardi & Porters opening & Amex Queenstown Winter Festival next week. Advertisers: Budget, Avis.

June 6th 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Coronet's opening day tomorrow, May storm, Warren Miller's License to Ride, Amex Queenstown Winter Festival just two weeks away. Advertisers: Hertz, Haka Snow Tours.

May 22nd 2014 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Early April dump, snow guns firing, Warren Miller's License to Ride, Auckland Uni & Wakatipu Ski Sales. Advertisers: Hertz, Auckland Snow Centre, 

April 2nd 2014 - The Dive Fish Snow - Snowco THASU Featuring: The Winter Olympics, the Paralympics, the old World Speed Ski Record, the Autumn Solstice are all history, and this weekend daylight saving end. WINTER IS COMING. Sponsor: Dive Fish Snow

March 19th 2014 - The Dive Fish Snow - Snowco THASU Featuring: SOCHI Paralympic Wrap-up. Sponsor: Dive Fish Snow

February 14th 2014 - The Dive Fish Snow - Snowco THASU Featuring: SOCHI Olympics update. Sponsor: Dive Fish Snow

January 24th 2014 - The Dive Fish Snow  - Snowco THASU Featuring: Leadup to the SOCHI Olympics and Paralympics. Sponsor: Dive Fish Snow

December 19th 2013 - The Dive Fish Snow - Snowco THASU Featuring: Leadup to the SOCHI Olympics. Sponsor: Dive Fish Snow

2013

October 3rd 2013 - The Dive Fish Snow - Snowco THASU Featuring: Last weekly THASU for 2013, Snow updates and closing dates, two featured events, don't miss them!!, upcoming weekend weather. Advertisers: Dive Fish Snow, TCB, Tai Poutini Polytech.

September 26th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Featuring: Season not as over as the America's Cup, daylight saving, proposed closing dates and current conditions, upcoming weekend weather, NZ Events Calendar - what's on this weekend? Advertisers: TCB, Tai Poutini Polytech, Hertz.

September 19th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: GO TEAM NEW ZEALAND!! Warmer weather, closures and proposed closing dates. Fynn, our Snowboard winner. Upcoming weekend weather, NZ Events Calendar - what's on this weekend?, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB IEP, Corona.

September 12th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: THe damaging storm passes through for a great weekend!!  3 more weeks in the South Island, Mt Hutt's extended season, Broken River staying open. Weekend weather - the 2nd best of the season?, WIN A SNOWBOARD - last chance, Internet Poll- Will you be riding this Spring? If not Why not?, NZ Events Calendar - what's on this weekend?, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Hertz, Corona.

September 5th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Welcome back Winter - new snowfalls, 4 more weeks in the South Island, Mt Hutt's extened season, Weekend weather - the best of the season?, WIN A SNOWBOARD, Internet Poll- Will you be riding this Spring? If not Why not?, NZ Events Calendar - what's on this weekend?, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Hertz, Corona.

August 29th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Welcome back Winter - new snowfalls, 5 more weeks in the South Island, Mt Hutt's extened season, Weekend weather - the best of the season?, WIN A SNOWBOARD, Internet Poll- Will you be riding this Spring? If not Why not?, NZ Events Calendar - what's on this weekend?, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Hertz, Corona.

August 22nd 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: The Audi Quattro Winter Games is streaming live as we speak on SNOWTV.CO.NZ, Forecast for the weekend, NZ Snow Sports Events Calendar, Internet Poll: If a large event is on do you go to see, don't care or avoid it?, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Hertz, Mountain Holidays.

August 15th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Busiest events weekend for the season, the Audi Quattro Winter Games opening day, Forecast for the weekend, a change in the winds?, NZ Snow Sports Events Calendar, Instagram, Internet Poll: If a large event is on do you go to see, don't care or avoid it?, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Ohakune, Hertz, Onezie.

August 8th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Junior and Senior World Heliski Challenge, National Forecast for the weekend, NZ Snow Sports Events Calendar, Instagram, Internet Poll: What date for a mid-winter 'Christmas' Party, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Ohakune, Avis, Budget, Mountain Holidays.

August 1st 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Warm Conditions and Receding Snow Lines, Whakapapa opens Far West T-bar, National Forecast for the weekend, NZ Snow Sports Events Calendar, Instagram, Internet Poll: What date for a mid-winter 'Christmas' Party, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: TCB Ohakune, Hertz, IEP, Dive Fish Snow.

July 25th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: NZ Winter School Holidays weather and Events, Snowco Instagram, National Forecast for the weekend, NZ Snow Sports Events Calendar, Warren Miller's Flow State, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: Atomic, Dive Fish Snow, Yeahforit.co.nz, IEP.

July 18th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Snowco on Instagram, NZ Winter School Holidays, National Forecast for the weekend, NZ Snow Sports Events Calendar, Warren Miller's Flow State, Snowco Forums. Advertisers: Atomic, Avis, Dive Fish Snow.

July 11th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Aussie & Uni School Holidays, National Forecast, Grom Fest Series, Facebook, NZ Snow Sports Events Calnedar, Forums. Advertisers: Atomic, Corona Extra, Budget.

July 4th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: The go at Coronet, Ruapehu forecast, BR & Porters Updates, propsoed opening dates, internet Poll, events calendar, forum information. Advertisers: Atomic, Hertz & Haka Tours. Advertiorial content: Base Ultimate Rentals, Kingswood Skis, Outside Sports & IEP Working Holidays.

June 27th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Treble Cone opening; Whakapapa, Turoa, Hanmer, Ohau & Snowfarm opening this weekend and snow depths, upcoming opening dates, American Express Queenstown Winter Festival, internet Poll, events calendar, including Ohakune Mardi Gras. Advertisers: Atomic, Mountain Holiday & Haka Tours.

June 20th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: American Express Queenstown Winter Festival, Cardrona, The Remarkables, Dobson & Broken River opening and snow depths, snow road warnings, proposed opening dates, internet Poll, events calendar. Advertisers: Atomic, Avis, Dive Fish Snow.

June 13th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Internet Poll, Mt Hutt Opening, Facebook progress, proposed opening dates, events calendar. Advertisers: Atomic, Budget, Haka Tours.

June 6th 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Internet Poll, Coronet Opening, Snowpark sale, Flow State & Snowco achieves 10,000 Likes on Facebook. Advertisers: Haka Tours, Avis & Treble Cone.

May 23rd 2013 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Snow Update Featuring: Flow State, ski sales & Opening dates.  Advertisers: Warren Miller, Snowcentre, Treble Cone.

 

Summer 2012 / 2013

January 2013 - Snowco Monthly Update with DiveFishSnow

December 2012 - Snowco Monthly Update with DiveFishSnow

November 2012 - Snowco Monthly Update with DiveFishSnow

October 2012 - Snowco Monthly Update with DiveFishSnow

2012

October 4th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 27th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 20th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 13th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 6th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 30th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 23rd 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 16th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 9th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 2nd 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 27th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 19th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 12th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 5th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 28th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 21st 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 14th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 7th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

May 31th 2012 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

2011

October 6th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 29nd 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 22nd 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 15th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 8th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

September 1st 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 25th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 18th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 11th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

August 4th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 28th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 21st 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 14th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

July 7th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 30th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 23rd 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 16th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 9th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

June 2nd 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

May 26th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - 2011 North Island Travel Guide

May 19th 2011 - Snowco Thursday Afternoon Update

May 12th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - Hertz 2011 South Island Travel Guide

April 28th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - 2011 Ski Gear Guide

April 14th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - 2011 Snowboard Buyers Guide

March 24th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - Start your Ski Season early

February 10th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - Start your Ski Season early 

January 13th 2011 - Snowco Monthly Update - Extend Your Ski Season

2010

December 2nd 2010 - Snowco Monthly Update - Extend Your Ski Season

December 2nd 2010 - Snowco Monthly Update - Extend Your Ski Season

November 4th 2010 - Snowco Monthly Update - Extend Your Ski Season

October 21st 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

October 14th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

October 7th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

September 30th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

September 23rd 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

September 16th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

September 9th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

September 2nd 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

August 26th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

August 19th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

August 12th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

August 5th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

July 29th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

July 22nd2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

July 15th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

July 8th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

July 1st 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

June 24th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

June 17th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

June 10th 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

June 3rd 2010 - BMW-X1 Thursday Afternoon Snow Update

May 27th 2010 - Hertz South Island Travel Guide

May 13th 2010 - Snowco North Island Travel Guide

April 29th 2010 - Snowco Ski Buyers Guide

April 15th 2010 - Snowco Snowboard Buyers Guide