After School Programs

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Ski and Snowboard Programs

Afterschool Activities

Rippers & Riders is a weekly term program all about learning fundamental movement in skiing and snowboarding. It provides a great fun start to these sports. Rippers & Riders is available for children aged 5 to 13.

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‘Rippers & Riders’ Program

The ‘Rippers & Riders’ program includes:

  • A 90 minute group ski or snowboard coaching session with one of our Ski and Board School Instructors.
  • Access to the snow for the 90 minute duration of their lesson.
  • Full use of our snow sport rental equipment, including skis/snowboard and boots for the duration of their 90 minute lesson (excludes rental clothing).
  • 90 minute helmet hire for the lesson (helmets are compulsory for the Rippers & Riders Program).

In addition to the Rippers ‘n Riders price below, you may also need a Snowplanet RFID card to access the lifts and ski mat in the Snow Dome. A deposit of $6 is charged for this RFID card. Please keep the card for future use (the duration of the term program) or return it for a full refund.

Term 1, ‘Rippers & Riders’ (29th January – 13th April)

  • Monday afternoons from 4:30pm – 6:00pm during the school term
  • Friday afternoons from 5:00pm – 6:30pm during the school term

Pricing (11 week term)

  • $484 Members  (Year, Half-Year or Family Year Pass Members)
  • $575 Non- Member
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*An $2.50 processing fee is taken for booking online.

For Bookings or Enquires please contact: bookings@snowplanet.co.nz or phone 0800 SNOWPLANET | Call Now


Upcoming Term Dates & Prices

Term 2, ‘Rippers & Riders’ (30th April – 6th July)

  • Monday afternoons from 4:30pm – 6:00pm during the school term
  • Friday afternoons from 5:00pm – 6:30pm during the school term

Pricing (10 week term)

  • $440 Members  (Year, Half-Year or Family Year Pass Members)
  • $520 Non- Member

Term 3, ‘Rippers & Riders’ (23rd July – 28th Sept)

  • Monday afternoons from 4:30pm – 6:00pm during the school term
  • Friday afternoons from 5:00pm – 6:30pm during the school term

Pricing (10 week term)

  • $440 Members  (Year, Half-Year or Family Year Pass Members)
  • $520 Non- Member

Term 4, ‘Rippers & Riders’ (15th Oct – 21st Dec)

  • Monday afternoons from 4:30pm – 6:00pm during the school term
  • Friday afternoons from 5:00pm – 6:30pm during the school term

Pricing (10 week term)

  • $440 Members  (Year, Half-Year or Family Year Pass Members)
  • $520 Non- Member