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26 August - 4 September 2024

Following our tremendously successful trip in 2023, we’re once again gearing up for exhilarating days filled with fresh powder, thrilling adventures, and themed evening soirees, exclusively offered by Newski.

Embark on a journey with Newski and immerse yourself in 10 days of unparalleled adventure in a destination where each day brings a new and exciting experience. This is one extraordinary trip you certainly won’t want to miss!

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Monday 26th AUG

Welcome to Queenstown

We start with a quick 3 hour flight to Queenstown, New Zealand on Virgin VA161. You will have a generous 2 checked bags allowance. This should be plenty to bring everything you will need.

On arrival in New Zealand we have a private transfer to take us to our accommodation at Pinewood Lodge Queenstown

Monday 26th AUG
Tuesday 27th AUG


Today we have a private transfer to take us to Cardrona.

Cardrona lies on the Crown Range Road, a steep, mountainous route between Queenstown and Wanaka. 

Includes private transfer to the Mountain.

Tuesday 27th AUG
Wednesday 28th AUG

Rest/Adventure & Coronet Peak Night Ski

Today we recommend you take the time to kick back, relax, and explore Queenstown to your heart’s content – but if adventure is calling to you don’t hesitate to partake in any of the town’s incredible activities during the day!

You’ll need all the energy you can get though, as we head to Coronet Peak from 4-9pm for some incredible night skiing! Check out incredible sunsets before you send it down wide-open floodlit trails – a bucket list activity for any frostbitten traveller. 

Coronet Peak which has world-class facilities, roller coaster terrain and is Queenstown’s closest ski field.

Includes private transfer to the Mountain.

Wednesday 28th AUG
Thursday 29th AUG

The Remarkables

The Remarkables, where the terrain and facilities have something to suit everyone from first timers to seasoned, expert skiers and snowboarders.

Includes private transfers to the Mountain.

Thursday 29th AUG
Friday 30th AUG

Rest Day

Surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, today is the day to kick back and relax, with that being said Queenstown is the adventure capital of the world… you choose!

Friday 30th AUG
Saturday 31st SEP


It’s your last chance to enjoy the world-class facilities and roller coaster terrain at Cardona.  We’re all going together today with our private transfer.

Includes private transfer to the Mountain.

Saturday 31st SEP
Sunday 1st SEP

Coronet Peak

It’s your last chance to enjoy the world-class facilities and roller coaster terrain at Queenstown’s closest ski field.

Includes private transfer to the Mountain.

Sunday 1st SEP
Monday 2nd SEP

Rest Day

Another chance for you to explore the action packed town of Queenstown.

Monday 2nd SEP
Tuesday 3rd SEP

The Remarkables

We’re heading to back to The Remarkables today.

Includes private transfer to the Mountain.

Tuesday 3rd SEP
Wednesday 4th SEP

Goodbye Queenstown

Its sadly that time of the trip where we need to head back to home and face reality 🙁

But before that, you have have the morning free to fit in some extra option activities or a half day tour.

Your bus pickup will be at 12.30pm.

We fly out at 3:40pm on Virgin VA162 and will land in Sydney at 5:00pm

Wednesday 4th SEP

Trip includes:

  • Return flights with Virgin direct to Queenstown – 2 Checked Bags. 
  • Private Charter Transfer to Pinewood Lodge
  • 9 Nights at Pinewood Lodge Queenstown in your own exclusive housing
  • 6 Day All Mountain Lift Pass Including 1 Twilight Pass (Night Skiing)
  • 2 Days at Cardrona
  • 2 Days at Remarkables
  • 2 Days at Coronet Peak
  • Private Transfer to Mountains
  • Transfer from Pinewood Lodge to Queenstown Airport 
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance covering Snow Sports


pinewood lodge, queenstown

Pinewood Lodge is just a 7-minute walk from the town and nearby the Queenstown Gondolas.

For your convenience barbecue facilities are provided in the lovely garden area and there are mountain bicycle trails within 100 m of the property. The property also offers ski storage and a guest laundry.

All rooms are heated, and have access to a shared lounge area. Best of all, we have our own apartment block just for our use !

Hotel Facilities


  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden



  • Shared kitchen



  • Ski storage


Health & Wellness Facilities

  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi (additional charge)



  • Library
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Skiing


  • Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


  • Shared lounge/TV area

  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)

  • Baggage storage

  • Ticket service

  • Fax/Photocopying (additional charge) 

  • Tour desk

  • Laundry (additional charge)

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities(additional charge)



  • Designated smoking area

  • Smoke-free property

  • Heating

  • Family rooms

  • Non-smoking rooms

  • Refunds will be provided if either COVID-19 or border circumstances cancel the trip.
  • If you purchase a ticket and can no longer attend the trip, you must find a suitable replacement to receive a refund. Once the replacement has paid the full fare, you will receive a refund equal to the amount paid by you, minus a $500 administrative fee.
  • For those who have selected to pay the initial deposit only:
    – Payments (after the deposit) will be made through our website.
    – You agree to be contacted by email and SMS for reminders of these upcoming payments.
    – You agree to pay the next instalments of the trip fare on time, at risk of losing your spot on the trip in the event of non-compliance and forfeiting the amount already paid.
  • Your travel insurance will only be issued once the full trip fare has been paid.
  • There are opportunities to express room preferences, and while all attempts will be made to accommodate every request, the final room allocations will be determined by the executive team.
  • The itinerary will be emailed to you a month prior to the trip starting date.

 If you have further questions, email or DM us on social media.