Perisher in NSW
, Australia will be the 1st
Southern Hemisphere resort to open this weekend June 2nd
a week ahead of schedule due to early snowfalls, low temperatures and snowmaking.
Opening lifts and areas will be the Village Eight Express & Carpet, with Mitchel T-bar on standby. A terrain park will be open on front valley with an Early Bird Park Jam Comp.
All Perishers proceeds from the ticket sales for the weekend will be donated to the local community, with the aim raising and surpassing 2011`s total of $25,000 for various charities.