Author Archives: Paul L'Huillier

Casey Wright endures to take third in XC Sprint in Asian Winter Games

Casey Wright, from Launching Place Victoria and a Birkebeiner, has given Australia its first cause for celebration at the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games, finishing third in the women’s 1.4 km cross country skiing sprint. Wright was consistently strong across … Continue reading

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Birkebeiners at the 2017 World Championships – Lahti Finland

Congratulations to the five Birkebeiner members who have been selected to compete in the 2017 World Championships in Lahti, Finland, from 22nd February to 5th March 2017. The Club wishes them every success. The Full Australian Team for the 2017 Cross Country … Continue reading

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Valerio Leccardi (SUI) appointed as new Australian Cross Country Head Coach

Posted on February 2, 2017 by Finn Marsland on the AUSXC website. Australia is set to continue its proud history in Cross Country under the guidance of new Head Coach Valerio Leccardi, appointed by the Ski & Snowboard Australia Cross Country Committee. … Continue reading

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Birkebeiners at Junior World Ski Championships – Soldier Hollow, Utah, USA

The Club congratulates three of its junior skiers for being selected to represent Australia at the upcoming 2017 FIS Nordic Junior & U/23 World Ski Championships in Soldier Hollow, Utah, USA — 30th January to 5th February 2017.   Casey Wright (Launching Place Vic) and Katerina Paul … Continue reading

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Australia Day Awards – 2017

The Alpine Shire Council Australia Day 2017 Community Awards were held on Thursday 26th January in Hydro Park Mount Beauty (newly named park next the the Mt Beauty Swimming Pool). Congratulations to: Allan Marsland who was awarded an Order of Australia … Continue reading

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Falls Creek — Resort Entry Season Permit for 2017 – low price by 5pm today Friday 16th Dec

Also – not forgetting about winter…if you haven’t got in early and secured your Resort Entry season permit for 2017 at the unbelievably low price of $295, you better hurry! $99 down is all it takes. Be warned, prices will be going … Continue reading

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2016 Kangaroo Hoppet Annual Report

The Kangaroo Hoppet held its 2016 AGM on Thursday 24th November. Click – 2016 Kangaroo Hoppet Annual Report to view.

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A reminder — Annual End of Season BBQ – Sat 19th Nov 2016

Please RSVP our Social Secretary Kerry Lucas if you intend coming to the end of season BBQ on Saturday. When: Saturday 19th November. Where: In the NEW picnic area by the lake in Mount Beauty. Time: From 5:30 p.m. What to bring We will provide … Continue reading

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Annual End of Season BBQ – Sat 19th Nov 2016 – correction

Sorry for the incorrect day in the body of the last Post. It’s definitely Saturday 19th November. When I take short cuts like copy & paste from last year I need to proof the Post better. When: Saturday 19th November. Where: In the NEW picnic area … Continue reading

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Annual End of Season BBQ – Sat 19th Nov 2016

When: Saturday 19th November. Where: In the NEW picnic area by the lake in Mount Beauty. Time: From 5:30 p.m. What to bring We will provide the meat (and vegie burgers for those who prefer them), as well as bread and sauce. You’ll need … Continue reading

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