Ski & Snowboard Australia (SSA) is the nationally and internationally recognised authority governing competitive snowsports in Australia. SSA conducts events and programs in alpine skiing, cross country skiing, freestyle skiing and snowboarding, and is affiliated with the Federation Internationale de Ski (FIS), Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), and the Australian Sports Commission (ASC).

SSA Vision

SSA can be contacted via or via (03) 9696 2344.

SSA Cross Country Committee

Cross country ski racing in Australia is overseen by the SSA Cross Country Committee (SSA XC). SSA XC aims to provide cross country ski racing opportunities for all levels of athletes and achieve international excellence through high quality programs and pathways supported by a vibrant skiing community. Specific programs and duties of SSA XC include:

• Cross Country Skiing High Performance Program
• National Race Calendar
• Competition Rules
• Athlete Development Pathways
• Grassroots Development
• Coach Education
• Officials Education
• Fundraising
• Media & Promotion

Read here for further information on the structure and activities of the SSA XC Committee.