2024 - 2026 Event Dates




Events FAQ

The Northern NSW, QLD and Sydney Interschools Championships are held during the NSW July school holidays. These events alternate yearly between Thredbo and Perisher. 

The ACT & Regional NSW Interschools Championships are held in Perisher around the last week of July each year. 

The South Australia & Regional NSW Championships are held in Falls Creek around mid-July each year and in the South Australia school holiday period.  

Cross Country, Slopestyle and Multiclass events are held during the NSW/ACT/QLD State Championships in Perisher each year. 

The NSW/ACT/QLD State Interschools Championships are held in Perisher during the third or fourth week of August each year. 

The Australian Interschools Championships are held in the first or second week of September.  This event alternates yearly between Perisher and Mt Buller in Victoria. 

School students from all ability levels are encouraged to enter, with an emphasis on fun and participation in the initial Regional Championships.  As the competitions move into the NSW/ACT/QLD States and Australian events, the level of competition and the degree of difficulty increases. 

Which Regional Championships to enter is based on primarily where the school is located.

Here is a general guide to our school location boundaries for the Regional Championships:

  • Northern NSW & QLD Championships – Central Coast, Central West, Hills District, Hunter, New England, North coast, Upper Northern Beaches, Northern Suburbs, Upper North Shore, South-Western Sydney, Southern Highlands, Western Sydney, Queensland
  • Sydney Championships – Eastern Suburbs, Inner West, Lower North Shore, Lower Northern Beaches, Sutherland and St George Area
  • ACT & Regional NSW Championships - Canberra, Riverina, Illawarra, South Coast, South East NSW, and new in 2022, schools currently in the Northern NSW & Sydney regions can apply to compete in this Championship. 
  • South Australia & Regional NSW Championships - South Australia, Greater Hume, South-West NSW, and new in 2022, schools currently in the Northern NSW & Sydney regions can apply to compete in this Championship. 

We have compiled a list of schools that competed in the Regional Championships in 2023, to advise new families to Interschools.

It is important to note that new schools are able to enter the Interschools Championships if they have not competed before, or for some time.

Online entries open for the Regional Championships each year in May.

All school entries are completed online by the school’s representative, the school coordinator.

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We have compiled a list of other non-Interschools events that students and families can enter. 

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