Slopestyle Joins The Conspiracy!

Slopestyle Joins The Conspiracy!
The Blackbird crew are very proud to welcome aboard our latest member to join the team, Mitchell Breitfuss. Mitchell has lived in Perisher Valley his whole life, skiing the mountains since he was two years old. Cutting his teeth in disciplines including Alpine and Skier Cross, Mitch found a natural affinity...

Japan is everything you expect... Part 3.

Japan is everything you expect... Part 3.
Accommodation. There are many, many options here and to be honest, only you know what will suit you best for what you want/need/can afford. You can choose from your standard 'Hotel' style of room (which isn't very 'Japanese' really), to a more authentic experience by staying in a 'Pension' with...

Japan is everything you expect... Part 2.

Japan is everything you expect... Part 2.
Following on from Part 1 of our Japanese Odyssey - Hakuba offers up a terrific choice of eateries. While it is becoming more accommodating to western palates over time, there are still places where you can go and have very traditional Japanese food. It is excellent value too. We were able...

Caravan Skis getting tested in Australia

Caravan Skis getting tested in Australia
The anticipation to get a set of Caravan Skis out on the hill at Perisher was huge! So it was an eager skier (me) who broke open the SB100s and set them to task on the late August snow. And they didn't disappoint. Big, powerful arcs with loads of drive and plenty of...