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

Open Night – Introduction, Gear, Cross-country skiing, Lessons, Tours, Events, and Second Hand Ski Swap/Gift/Sell

Social Meeting night – 12 June 2024

Come & Try Cross Country Skiing Lessons at Perisher

Fri – Sun 5-7 & Fri-Sun 12-14 July – Beginners’ and Skill Building ski/Lodge Weekend, lessons and skill building tours  – Accommodation available.

Cross Country events listed under Perisher Cross Country Centre


CCCSC Next Few Events

Other Event: Sun, 23 Jun 2024 ACT Dryland and Rollerskiing Training
Social Meeting: Wed, 26 Jun 2024 Ski Racing in Japan, Canada & USA
Other Event: Sun, 30 Jun 2024 ACT Dryland and Rollerskiing Training
Lodge Weekend / Week: Fri, 5 Jul 2024 - Sun, 7 Jul 2024 Beginners’ and Skill Building Lodge Weekend
Lesson: Sat, 6 Jul 2024 Come and Try Cross Country Skiing (Early July)
Lesson: Sat, 13 Jul 2024 Come and Try Cross Country Skiing (Mid July)
Social Meeting: Wed, 24 Jul 2024 40th Anniversary Meeting

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We run ski tours all over NSW for Club members, put on social meetings in Canberra and organise the Kosciuszko Tour Ski Race. The Club supports the Come & Try Day, ACT Ski Sale & Expo, organises the Kosciuszko Tour Ski Race, and runs Lodge Weekends in the mountains,

Become a Member or Renew your Membership

Membership fees for 2024 are:

  • $50 for a single membership;
  • $75 for a family/household membership.

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.

Club social meetings are usually 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, 26 Jun 2024, with the topic of Ski Racing in Japan, Canada & USA. It is all about:

Ken and Alan will give a presentation on their trip earlier this year to do Worldloppet ski races in Japan (Sapporo International Ski Marathon), Canada (Gatineau Loppet) and USA (American Birkebeiner).

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.