Queenstown, New Zealand.

Rise above the fray

Trans-Tasman rivalries melt faster in the mountains, writes Rachael Oakes-Ash.

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Wild ... the guesswork has been taken out of ski and boarding at Mount Ruapehu.

Tweet it from the mountains

Real-time reports, high-tech lift passes and smart ways to clock your speed: technology has officially arrived, writes Rachael Oakes-Ash.

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High times ... a Falls Creek sunset.

Snowy pursuits

If you don't fancy skiing or snowboarding, there are many other activities in the mountains, writes Sue Wallace.

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