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Question What is the Coffee Club like?

Discussion in 'Falls Creek' started by Angleski, Jul 26, 2016.

  1. Angleski

    Angleski Hard Yards

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    We are heading up to Falls Creek at the end of August/start of September. The Coffee Club seems a very good deal. However, searching through the forums there seems to have been good and bad comments from last year. Have people been using it this year and if so how have you found it?

    One concern I have is that with skier number dropping off at that time, it may be the case they can only justify a couple of instructors for a potential wide range of abilities.
     
  2. soza

    soza One of Us

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    My wife tried it last September but as she was the only snowboarder she ended up with a 1:1 lesson and had a great time. Some beginner friends also took advantage last season and found it worthwhile. I think if you have kids in full day ski school its worth it just for the fact your saving $50 on the normal days lift price....the lesson is just a bonus, if you get something out of it great and if you find its not evenly matched I'm sure you could bail and do your own thing. Its also worth noting that dads are entitled too, or at least they were last season even though its not advertised as such.
     
  3. currawong

    currawong Old but not so Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    most feedback I have heard has been very positive. One lady I know has had mixed experienced. She has had great days but also days where she has been top of the bottom group and found it very frustrating. As @soza said, even if the lesson is a dud you have still saved a lot on the lift ticket if you were going to put your kid/s in ski school for the day anyway
     
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    qwill Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Iconic cappuccinos. Apparently.
     
  5. Angleski

    Angleski Hard Yards

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    Thanks for the comments, I think we will give it a go. One reason I do lessons is that they allow me to ski with others in the morning, so even if they aren't the best lessons I'd still find value.