1. Coronavirus #StayHome

    Official Advice

    - People in Australia must stay at least 1.5 metres away from others and gatherings are limited to two people unless you are with your family or household.
    - If you believe you may have contracted the virus, call your doctor (don’t visit) or contact the national Coronavirus Health Information Hotline on 1800 020 080.
    - If you are struggling to breathe or experiencing a medical emergency, call 000.

    Information Resources Mental Health Note: This announcement may be closed & This announcement will be reset every few days.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. There's more to this forum than meets the eye!

    We have a vibrant community here conversing about all sorts of non-snow topics such as music, sport, politics and technology. Simply register to reveal all our Après topics or continue browsing and reading as a guest.

    NOTE: This notice may be closed.

    Dismiss Notice

They are making snow

Discussion in 'Falls Creek' started by Moondog55, Apr 8, 2016.

  1. Moondog55

    Moondog55 One of Us

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2014
    Messages:
    1,775
    Likes Received:
    820
    So how long have I got until the Pretty Valley road gets the gate locked?
    UB needs to get in the firewood to the hut and I need to leave a winters reading in the hut library and stash a bottle or three of port somewhere
     
  2. currawong

    currawong Old but not so Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2003
    Messages:
    33,018
    Likes Received:
    17,517
    Location:
    Kiewa Valley
    Probably till qbw unless it snow heavily before then
     
  3. currawong

    currawong Old but not so Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2003
    Messages:
    33,018
    Likes Received:
    17,517
    Location:
    Kiewa Valley
    And I don't think they are seriously making snow, just testing the system and doing PR
     
    mick chopps likes this.
  4. snowduck

    snowduck One of Us

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2004
    Messages:
    3,637
    Likes Received:
    2,704
    Location:
    Adelaide
    Correct. News came via their email.

    "Blasting the snowmaking guns for the first time this year, 6:00am, 7 April, 2016

    The Snowmaking Team took advantage of the freezing temperatures and low humidity overnight to test our snowmaking guns for the first time this year in preparation for the season ahead.."

    I can feel the excitement just starting to grow :)
     
  5. mick chopps

    mick chopps Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2006
    Messages:
    73,751
    Likes Received:
    55,562
    Location:
    The barber's chair
    evidently said PR has worked... ;)
     
  6. Moondog55

    Moondog55 One of Us

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2014
    Messages:
    1,775
    Likes Received:
    820
    I used to believe ARC snow reports tooROFL
     
  7. Moondog55

    Moondog55 One of Us

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2014
    Messages:
    1,775
    Likes Received:
    820
    OK So?/ I hear that they are making and that we are getting some natural snow as well
    Looking forward to plenty of falls at Falls this year if I don't fall over too often