Kea Club

Child Lesson Package Age: 5-17

Our child group lesson packages combines fun, education and on mountain adventure! Our experienced instructors can help kids of all ability levels build confidence on snow and improve their skiing or snowboarding abilities.

First time on the snow? Then the Kea Starter Package is for you. If you've been skiing or snowboarding before the Kea Progression Package will help take your skills to the next level. 


  • Ski lessons available from 5 years of age.
  • Snowboard lessons available from 7 years of age.


  • Lift Pass.
  • Lessons (2x 2.5 hour lessons).
  • Morning lessons start at 10:00am and afternoon lessons start at 1:30pm. Please arrive 15 minutes before your lessons starts.
  • Recreational ski or snowboard equipment hire (skis or snowboard, boots and poles - helmet and clothing can be added on for additional cost).
  • Lunch.
  • Open to all ability levels.
  • Group lessons have a maximum number for safety reasons and optimal learning.

You will need to collect your lift pass and rentals (available from 9am) before arriving at the lessons area. Paper tickets for these lessons are required and guests need one before coming to join. Please allow plenty of time to avoid disappointment.

  • A full day consists of two group lessons - 2.5 hours in length and a supervised lunch with the instructor.
  • Lessons begin at 10:00am and 1:30pm every day and do not need to be reserved.
  • Group lessons have a maximum number for safety reasons and optimal learning.
  • Open to all ability levels.

Full Day - Ages: 6 - 17 years


Full Day - Age: 5 yrs


Drop Off Add On


Important information:

  • To give families flexibility, Kea Club cannot be reserved. To avoid disappointment, please check-in early with Guest Services to pick up your MyPass in advance and arrive at the lesson area 15 minutes prior to the start of the program: i.e. at 9:45am.
  • Please be aware that all kids’ lessons have a maximum group number for safety and optimal learning.
  • If weather doesn’t permit lessons, we provide indoor entertainment.

Optional Drop-off add-on:

We have a convenient drop-off service in the base building to accommodate children from 9am where our friendly staff take your kids through rentals and on to Kea Club.


New Zealand

0800 697 547


1800 365 696

Mini Kea

Age: 4 - 5 years

A full day package for our youngest guests with regular breaks from skiing to allow kids to get used to their new environment. The day will be split between skiing, playing inside and outside in the snow. 


  • Mini Kea has a drop off time: 9am
  • From drop off we will take your kids through the rentals process and make sure everyone is set for the day on the slopes.
  • Includes ski lessons.
  • Includes a supervised lunch.
  • Includes equipment rental (skis, boots, poles, helmet).
  • Finishes at 4pm daily.

This program is primarily a ski lesson so we will prioritise learning to ski. If you are looking for a day care facility without skiing please check out Skiwiland at Coronet Peak.

Please note:

  • Group lessons have a maximum number for safety reasons and optimal learning.
  • Mini Kea should be booked in advance online, through our call centre or at one of our snow centres in Queenstown.
  • Open to all ability levels, if your child is of a higher level they may join in with a regular “kea club” lesson.
  • Children in Mini Kea will only be permitted to Ski, as snowboarding has an age limit of 7 years and above.

Half Day


Full Day



New Zealand

0800 697 547


1800 365 696

Group Lesson

Group lessons are perfect for getting you started or building on your existing skills. Our experienced instructors will help you improve your technique and progress to the level you want.


  • Two lessons per day.
  • Adult lessons are 1:50 hours duration and kids (5-17 yrs) are 2.5 hours duration, please arrive at the lessons area at least 15 minutes before your lesson starts. No need to book a specific time.
  • Morning lessons start daily at 10:20am for Adults and 10:00am for a Child 5-17 yrs.
  • Afternoon lessons start daily at 2pm for Adults and 1:30pm for a Child 5-17 yrs.
  • Open to all ability levels: 1 to 6.
  • Please note that group sizes of less than 3 people will receive a reduced lesson time of 1 hour.



Child (5 - 17)

$115 (includes lunch)

Kids aged 16/17 can decide to join a kids lesson or an Adult lesson

This product is for kids ages 16/17 who would like to partake in an Adult lesson.

The Remarkables Snowsports Academy

Age: 6 - 17 years

The Remarkables Snowsports Academy (RSSA) provides a supportive, fun and progressive development environment for freestyle snow sports athletes. We focus on developing children aged 6 to 18 years, recognising the potential of each individual and the strength of an inclusive culture that supports athletes on and beyond the mountain.

The Remarkables Snowsports Academy (RSSA) is a joint initiative between The Remarkables Ski Area and the Remarkables Snowsports Academy club committee.