Meet our Staff

Bruce Easton
Director, Manager and Head Guide; 30 years of experience guiding in Australia and overseas with a wealth of experience in the Backcountry and Mountains.
A Trainer with the Australian Professional Snowsports Instructors (APSI). A level 3 Nordic instructor and Level 3 Telemark instructor. American Institute of Education and Avalanche Research (AIARE) Avalanche Level II course graduate.
A wealth of knowledge based on real experience in many mountains throughout the world.  Retains a passion to ski and learn along with beginnners to experts in the sport and enjoy the winter seasons.  Has a long history in outdoor pursuits in Australia and abroad

Ros Easton (Cleworth)
Administrative Guru and organiser; An APSI Level 2 Telemark and Level 3 Nordic Instructor.  PACI Cert 3 Single Pitch Abseiling and Rock Climbing with 18 years experience in the Snowy Mountains, providing hundreds of young students an introduction to rock, outdoor sports fostering an appreciation of our environment. Has overseas experience climbing, hiking and skiing, a very experienced skier and patient instructor.  Enjoys many of the outdoor adventure pursuits based in the Kosciusko National Park, sea kayaking, hiking, Mt Biking in summer. 

Steve Colman
Director - started work life as the first professional backcountry ski guide/instructor in Australia.  Established the adventure travel company Wilderness Expeditions in 1977.  Has led many expeditions to wild places both within Australia and overseas.  A passionate skier and explorer of the backcountry.
Since 1988 has consulted and facilitated programs in Australia and overseas on organisational change, leadership and team development through his company Global Learning.

Katherine Wilde 
Instructor and Backcountry Guide - a talented and experienced instructor and guide.  A keen Telemark skier often spending time in Japan and Canada.  A Level 2 APSI Nordic and Telemark instructor.

Adrian Blake
A very experienced Cross Country Instructor and Coach.  Over recent years has spent his summers in Europe following the Masters Cross Country Ski Racing Circuit.   A life time of outdoor adventure both in Australia and overseas.  A passion for introducing young people to outdoor adventures in summer and winter.

Richard Snowdon
New to our team in 2016.  An experienced Cross Country instructor both here in Australia and overseas.  APSI Level 2 Cross Country, Avalanche Safety Level 2. A keen Telemark Skier and has skied many places in Europe and Japan.  

 

Additional Instructors and Guides are on call as required

Special Mention:

Brian Brown (1960-2012)
Backcountry Guide, Telemark and Nordic Instructor - a very experienced teacher with loads of experience. Brian was a mainstay of our Perisher Hire and Ski School from 2005 to 2011. His talents encouraging students on our summer school camps over recent years have been very much missed.
APSI, ISIA, Level 1 Telemark, Level 1 Nordic.