The Perisher Historical Society

Preserving the history and stories of the Perisher Range

Welcome to the Perisher Historical Society

The Perisher Historical Society was incorporated in 2007, with the aims of collecting and preserving information and artifacts of historical and educational value, and expanding our knowledge of the Perisher Range area’s history and to develop our display of historical items.

COLLECTING MEMORIES – Of rope tows, home-made skis, and riotous lodge-building parties…

BEING INVOLVED – To ensure history is not lost.

DOCUMENTING HISTORY – Of the Perisher Range, its resorts, lodges, hotels, structures and people.

BOOKS

eMuseum

Explore articles, stories, images and historical documents

SKI AREAS

Histories & stories of the Perisher ski areas and resorts

PHOTO COLLECTIONS

Photo Albums that have been donated to PHS

PEOPLE

Many people have contributed to making our resorts special

Aboriginal Heritage

Before the ski fields, the first occupants of the land were using the mountains.

DEVELOPMENT OF SKIING

About the sport - racing, professional and recreational ski schools, instructors.

STRUCTURES

All the infrastructure - buildings, lodges, hotels, lifts