Full mountain report Updated: July 23, 2019 5:45 am

Skifield open
9:00 am13/07/2019
Last snowfall:
4 cm, July 21

Upper base:40 cm

Lower base:27 cm

Weather Conditions

At 5:30 we have partly cloudy skies. Weather should be turning into a fine day with light winds.

Snow Conditions

Groomed terrain off the main t-bar. Expect firm off-piste conditions to start with softening throughout the day.


Chains: To be carried

Carry at all times

Carry at all times

Please obey all signs on the road. Downhill traffic please give way to uphill traffic.

  • Beginners Lift: open 6:00 am

    Located right in front of our awesome Daylodge Facility. Sunny and family friendly area.

  • Main T-bar: open 1:00 am

    Access to the main ski basin. Groomed runs and off piste. Something for everyone!

  • Ridge T-bar: open 10:30 am

    Ride the Ridge T-bar for Great skiing and boarding off Mt Cockayne Ridge – Awesome views from the top too! Operation of Ridge T-Bar can be subject to wind and visibility.

Ski hire: open

We have a full ski and board hire service as well as a limited range of clothing. Fitting, adjustment and tuning services also available.

Ski School: open

Take a lesson and brush up on your skills with one of our friendly Ski School staff.


Snowline Lodge: open

Stay on the mountain for a true ski-in/ski-out experience.

Forest Lodge: open

Managed independently, Forest Lodge is available all year round. Nestled amongst beech forested hills and native tussock lands 720m above sea level, Forest Lodge boasts affordable, comfortable, backpackers accommodation for all walks of life. www.forestlodge.info

Message from Cheeseman:

Its great to be finally open after a delayed start to the season. We hope you’ll come on up and enjoy a little bit of our special place in the Craigieburn Range with us!



Webcams See for yourself


Mt Cheeseman

Swiss Run

Ridge T-Bar