After School Programs

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Kids Ski and Snowboard Programs

After School Activities

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

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‘Rippers & Riders’ Kids Ski Lessons Program

The ‘Rippers & Riders’ kids ski lesson 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 – 28th January – 8th April

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

Pricing (11 week term)

  • $495 Members  (Year, Half-Year or Family Year Pass Members)
  • $605 Non- Member
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*An $2.50 processing fee is taken for booking online.

For bookings and inquiries: 365.race@snowplanet.co.nz  | 0800 SNOWPLANET | Call Now

Upcoming Programs:
Term 2 (10 Weeks)

29th April – 5th July
Mondays: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Fridays: 5:00pm – 6:30pm

Term 3 (10 Weeks)
22nd July – 27th September
Mondays: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Fridays: 5:00pm – 6:30pm

Term 4 (10 Weeks)
14th October – 16th December
Mondays: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Fridays: 5:00pm – 6:30pm


High Flyers

This snow sports program is for students enrolled in an Auckland High School who are interested in learning to ski or snowboard, looking to improve technique and ability. Students will be grouped according to ability and age where possible. This is a great way to learn a new sport while meeting other like-minded people. The Program is on Wednesday after school. The program includes:

  • 1  hour group lesson and snow access for the lesson only
  • 1 hour rental equipment hire, skis & boots or snowboard & boots. (clothing not included)
  • 1 hour Helmet hire (Helmet’s are compulsory, and must be worn to participate in the program)

Term 1

Wednesdays – 5:30pm till 6:30pm
20th February – 27th March (6 Sessions)

$32/session
Extra hour freeride: $15.00 (payable on the night)
Cut-off date for bookings: 15th February 2019

Upcoming Programs:
Term 2 (6 Weeks)

15th May – 19th June
Wednesdays: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Term 3 (6 Weeks)
7th August – 11th September
Wednesdays: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Term 4 (6 Weeks)
30th October – 4th December
Wednesdays: 5:30pm – 6:30pm