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Our Changing

Snowscapes Report

Our Changing

Snowscapes Report

Our Mission

POW Australia helps our outdoor community protect the integrity of Australia’s unique alpine environment and lifestyle from climate change.

Protect Our Winters Australia is a passionate community of outdoor enthusiasts, athletes and industry brands uniting the outdoor community to advocate for policy solutions to climate change. We believe our fragile alpine ecosystem and our love for adventure amongst it, demands our participation in the fight to save it and everything it represents.

Join us to create a future where Australia’s alpine environment and the communities and businesses that depend on it still exist.

Huw Kingston’s Alpine Odyssey

Join POW this winter at screening of Alpine Odyssey to celebrate Huw Kingston’s new film.

Screenings are locked in for most capital cities, mountain towns and ski resorts. Tickets are selling fast – don’t miss out!

All proceeds raised by the Alpine Odyssey film tour will go to us at POW Australia and Save The Children – two causes Huw is very passionate about.


Chess & Divya talk Aussie Backcountry – POWcast Episode 4

Episode 4 of the POWcast features power-duo of the Australian backcountry, Chess Smee and Divya Gordon. Chess is a ski guide, instructor and educator whose love of the mountains is infectious and empowers others to enjoy the alpine environment. Divya, an accomplished outdoor filmmaker, has spent her adult life bringing inspiring stories of adventure to the screen. Fittingly, these women...

“Our Changing Snowscapes” Report Released

ANU x POW have just released the Our Changing Snowscapes: Climate Change Impacts and Recommendations for the Australian Alps’ Report The new report reviews the current state of climate change impacts on the Australian Alps, presents new modelling of climate change impacts on Australia's ski resorts and provides recommendations for a better path forward. For the first time the SkiSim2...

You’re invited: Our Changing Snowscapes Report Launch

POW Australia has commissioned an independent research report titled ‘Our Changing Snowscapes: Climate Change Impacts and Recommendations for the Australian Alps’. The academic research and findings of this report show that under a low emissions scenario, there is still time to protect the unique alpine regions of Australia if we act now. The independent report pulls together the available literature...

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Protect Our Winters Australia acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land upon which we live, work and play. We pay respects to the Elders, past, present and future, across the many Nations. Their ancestral ties to country have never been extinguished, and sovereignty never ceded.

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