OUR BDS CREW ARE CLUB FIELD SPECIALISTS

They are the best Kiwi tour guides for your next New Zealand ski vacation, and their day job is as good as your holiday... They LOVE what they do and are fantastic at giving you the best NZ skiing experience you could ask for.

Brett

Owner & Guide

Brett is the proud owner and head guide for Black Diamond Safaris.  A qualified and experienced ski patroller… Brett has grown up skiing the Club Fields.  He’s adventure savvy yet safety conscious and is never averse to hiking for the rewards.

Duane

Guide

Aka “Sloppy”, a prominent Black Diamond Safaris guide since way back…  You will never forget your memorable day on the hill with this guy and we couldn’t be happier he’s back for 2015 with his new rig “Terrence”.  He’s an expert at helping refine your technique, getting you confident on the tows and showing you the secret stashes.

Mark

Guide

Resident BDS Snow Boarding and split-boarding Aficionado…Mark is a qualified ski patroller and has been ski guiding for years, having also guided from helicopters to snow-cats.  He thrives on the huge vertical available from the Club Field rope tows.  It’s awesome to have Mark back ‘on board’ again for 2015.  Yes!

Rene

Guide & Japanese Interpreter

Rene is Black Diamond Safaris’ guide who is conveniently fluent in Japanese.  He’s a master on the planks and has been skiing the club fields from way back.  In the Summer he runs fantastic ski tours to Japan’s secret hotspots.  Very excited to have him back for 2015!

Anthony

Guide

If Ants isn’t flying you to New Zealand he’s flying down the slopes… A Black Diamond Safaris guide for years, Ants will be ensuring you have a safe and memorable powder hunting day riding the tows at the Clubbies.

Renée

Owner & Groomer

Renée is the Black Diamond Safaris groomer… making sure everything runs smooth like corduroy. If there’s a spare seat, she’ll be hitching a ride!