SKI + SNOW
Addicted to the best kind of powder, there’s not many places Rachael hasn’t skied in her life as a snow travel journalist and it shows.
From heli skiing to cat skiing, backcountry huts, apres ski parties, altitude spas and the like. She’s skied with and interviewed famous skiers and boarders Torah Bright, Chris Davenport, Shane McConkey, Mike Douglas, Anna Segal, Russ Henshaw, Byron and Jossi Wells, the Kuzma sisters and more.
With over two thousand articles published on the world of skiing and snowboarding in publications as far and wide as ESPN Freeskiing, Harpers Bazaar, Grazia, Holidays for Couples, Bride To Be, Chill Factor, Powderhound, Action Asia, South China Morning Post, Sun Herald, Australian Financial Review Life & Leisure, Executive Style, Emirates Open Skies, Jetstar Magazine, Virgin Australia Voyeur Magazine and more.
She was the snow blogger for Fairfax Traveller with her Snow It All blog on the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age for a decade.
Rachael has also been the Southern Hemisphere editor for Onthesnow.com, series producer for Generation Snow television specials, columnist for Mountainwatch.com, Sochi Winter Olympics reporter for GrandStand on the ABC, snow reporter for 2GB with Alan Jones.
She is also the name behind Australia’s leading independent snow blog, SnowsBest.com and posts snow related features there daily.
Click on the images below for a taste of Rachael’s vast ski editorial portfolio.
Links for more snow stories
ESPN Janina Kuzma and Anna Segal heli skiing in New Zealand
ESPN Snow Park is a riders paradise
ESPN Byron Wells gets his heli pilot license
SCMP a love triangle with Elle Macpherson in Aspen
Traveller: How and where to ski 365 days a year
Mountainwatch.com Cat Skiing with an Olympian
Traveller heli skiing in Canada
Powderhound: Cat skiing vs Heli skiing, who wins?
Traveller: Treble Cone, big mountain
Traveller: New Zealand’s best off piste offerings