Following the March 31 announcement, Perisher Resort has confirmed that a deal has been concluded for the sale of Perisher Resort to Vail Resorts of the U.S.A. More details available on the Perisher website.
Vail Resorts is a US headquartered Ski Resort and Hotel business. They operate 10 mountain resorts and two urban ski areas, including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado, Canyons and Park City, Utah, Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan. Perisher is their first international ski resort business. Becoming part of the Vail Group of Resorts will benefit Australian Skiers with Perisher Freedom Pass holders gaining access to Vail's North American resorts for the 2015-2016 ski season.