Are you tired of crowded ski slopes? Do you want to ski for months before the resorts open and after they close?

Are you a bushwalker who would like to explore the mountains in winter? Are you a runner or skater who would like to try racing on snow?

Canberra Cross-Country Ski Club is a friendly club for all cross-country, nordic, telemark and back-country skiers who live in Canberra or the surrounding region.

We do Cross Country Skiing for all skills and inclinations.


COVID-19: CCCSC Touring and Social Activities have resumed. Please maintain normal precautions and check this website for any updates on this situation.


News Flash – May

Next Few Events

Working Bee: Sat, 4 Jun 2022 - Sun, 5 Jun 2022 June Nordic Shelter Working Bee
Social Meeting: Wed, 8 Jun 2022 Skiing in Sweden
Social Meeting: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 Late June Social Meeting
Lesson: Sat, 9 Jul 2022 Come and Try Cross-Country Skiing

Skill Building and Lodge Weekends

9 July involves a two hour lesson from 9:00 am to 11.00am by professional ski instructors, a BBQ lunch and tour of the trails in the afternoon.

10 July is the Ski-de-Femme. Meet at 8.30am at the Perisher XC Centre

23 July involves a two hour lesson from 9:00 am to 11.00am by professional ski instructors,a BBQ lunch and tour of the trails in the afternoon.

Accommodation may be available in Kalkite (near Jindabyne).

COVID Restrictions

A reminder that when accessing the Perisher Nordic Shelter you need to scan the Service NSW QR code, wear a face mask and adhere to capacity limits in the Nordic Shelter.  The latest information on accessing the Nordic Shelter is contained here.


May newsletter posted on website




The Club supports the Come & Try Day, ACT Ski Sale & Expo, organises the Kosciuszko Tour Ski Race, runs Lodge Weekends in the mountains, ski tours for club members, and social meetings in Canberra.

Upcoming Events include the Come and Try Lessons at Perisher in July..

The 2022 Membership year commences on 1 May 2022. Membership fees for 2022 are $50 for a single and $75 for a family, and can be paid via the Register Now link or via hardcopy form.

CCCSC brings members together for day, overnight and longer ski tours from June to November, snow conditions permitting. The tours are graded according to difficulty, terrain and distance and are led by volunteer Club members.  Details here.

Social Meetings

Club social meetings are held at the Hughes Community Centre, Whittle Street or Hughes Place, Hughes, 7:30pm for a 7:45 start.

The next Social Meeting will be held on Wed 8 June 2022.  The topic is Skiing in Sweden. Alan Laird will talk about his experiences of skiing in Sweden, including in the Sylarna region and skiing part of the Kungsleden (King’s Trail), a 425km trail that extends north of the Arctic Circle.





Contact Canberra Cross Country Ski Club

Cross-Country skiing can be a leisurely tour on a track or in the backcountry, and it can an adrenaline-pumping, heart-pounding sport when citizen racing or descending a mountain by telemark or alpine techniques.
Canberra Cross Country Ski Club (CCCSC) can help.