Product Reviews

2015 Capita Snowboards now on sale at Capital17

By Ben | April 16, 2014

The 2015 model Capital snowboards have just landed at Capital 17 in Melbourne and are ready to be shipped Australia wide over night! Here are some of the awesome graphics on the 2015 Capital boards. [caption id="attachment_494" align="alignleft" width="600"]...

2015 Burton Snowboards for Sale now at Auski!!!!!

By Ben | April 16, 2014

If you have been hanging out to see what Burton has come up with for the 2015 model snowboards, then come into Capital17 and check them out as they arrived today.   Check out us unpacking the boards today HERE!! Buy 2015 BURTON SNOWBOARDS HERE!!!   Below...

Icebreaker thermals and 2XU compression now on sale at Auski Melbourne, Australia

By Ben | December 22, 2013

BUY MEN'S ICEBREAKER THERMALS AND 2XU COMPRESSION HERE!!!! BUY WOMEN'S ICEBREAKER AND 2XU COMPRESSION HERE!!! Going overseas this summer or just getting ready for the Australian winter, then you will need good thermals. Anyone who has been skiing for a while will tell you...

2014 Burton Boards, Boots, Bindings Jackets and Pants!!!

By Ben | December 22, 2013

CLICK HERE TO BUY 2014 BURTON GEAR!!!!!!!! At Auski, we have just received our new stock of Burton boards, boots, jackets, pants, bindings and gloves. Here are some examples of how good the new gear looks. [caption id="attachment_468" align="alignleft" width="600"]...

Everything you need for a trip to Japan at Auski

By Ben | December 22, 2013

If you are heading to Japan the summer, then you can expect some deeeep powder and cold conditions. If you get caught in these conditions with the wrong gear, then you could be in trouble. At Auski, we get in all the latest gear so you can maxamise and enjoy your trip over...

New 2014 Dakine luggage online at Auski

By Ben | December 7, 2013

The 2014 Dakine Luggage has arrive at Auski  and the price has come down this year to an amazing level! Have a look at the wheelie travel bags below and you will be amazed... BUY DAKINE TRAVEL BAGS HERE!!!!!! [caption id="attachment_460" align="alignleft" width="600"]...

Cheap Powder skis at Auski for your overseas ski trip

By Ben | November 20, 2013

This summer at Auski we have a great range of SALE fat or powder skis available that may save you heaps of money. You may think that buying skis online from an overseas store or buying them over there is cheaper , but think again. Check out CHEAP POWDER SKIS...

New Douchebag wheelie ski and travel at Auski!

By Ben | November 20, 2013

  This summer at Auski we have just recieved the new Douchebag range of ski and travel bas avaiable online at www.auski.com.au. Check them out below. Developed as a collaboration between skiers, snowboarders, surfers, designers, engineers and airport baggage handlers...

Dakine Travel luggage and ski and board bags online sale

By Ben | November 17, 2013

Auski has a massive bag range for all your travel needs. Dakine is one of our main brands that we stock and this year the price of all their bags has dropped by almost 20%. Their flagship travel bag in the Dakine Split Roller Large and the ski and snowboard bag is the High...

Analog and Burton clearance sale. Save 30-50% on all outerwear!

By Ben | October 14, 2013

Auski's Capital17 Board Store has just received a huge drop of outerwear from Burton and Analog and are selling it all at clearance prices! There are plenty of fresh new styles in the mix for both men and women including a number of limited pieces from the Burton Restricted...

The Phenix has landed!

By Ben | October 13, 2013

Japanese outerwear specialists Phenix have delivered our 2014 order and it looks amazing! Bold colours abound to put a smile on your face and get you noticed on the hill. Coupled with the highest quality materials and construction techniques Phenix produces some of the best...

New Brand at Auski – Colour Wear

By Ben | October 13, 2013

Auski is proud to introduce Swedish designer ski-wear label Colour Wear (CLWR) for 2014. CLWR is characterised by Scandinavian and street fashion influences. Khaki and earthy tones dominate the collection with various sources of inspiration from 70's mountain wear to baseball...

Sweet snowboard outerwear at Capital 17 on SALE now!

By Ben | July 16, 2013

Click here for SALE SNOWBOARDING JACKETS FROM BURTON AND DC!!!! Auski and Capital 17 has a huge range of the latest snowboard jacket and pants and a selection of big brand outerwear on sale now. It is available in store but there are some amazing deals only available on the...

Smith I/O Recon and Oakley Airwave Recon goggles now available!

By Ben | June 29, 2013

BUY OAKLEY AIRWAVE RECON AND SMITHI/O RECON HERE!!!!! http://www.auski.com.au/index.cfm/page/productdetail/id/7372 FOR THE OAKLEY AIRWAVE RECON http://www.auski.com.au/index.cfm/page/productdetail/id/7231 FOR SMITH I/O RECON For those of you who haven't seen them yet,...

Burton travel luggage and Burton Snowboard bags online

By Ben | June 23, 2013

BUY BURTON SNOWBOARD BAGS AND BURTON TRAVEL BAGS HERE!! http://www.auski.com.au/index.cfm/page/products/categoryid/90 Burton travel luggage and Burton Snowboard bags have made quite a name for them selves in the bag world in the past few years. The combination of great...

2014 GNU Snowboards online for sale now!

By Ben | June 12, 2013

BUY 2014 GNU AND LIB TECH BOARDS HERE! http://www.auski.com.au/index.cfm/page/products/categoryid/84 The long awaited arrival of the 2014 GNU and Lib Tech snowboards has come to Capital17 and Auski. The new 2014 GNU Park Pickle is one of my favorites along with the new...

Burton snowboard boots for sale online

By Ben | June 11, 2013

Burton snowboard boots are our highest selling snowboard boot by far. Is this just because of the 'Burton Hype' or are they actually good? To answer this question, all you need to do is come into Auski and try a few pair of boots on. I would say that 8 out of 10 people that...

2014 Lib Tech Banana Magic review

By Ben | June 11, 2013

You can purchase the 2014 Lib Tech Banana Magic BTX here!! http://www.auski.com.au/index.cfm/page/productdetail/id/6901 The 2014 Lib Tech Banana magic is my favorite board. For those of you not familiar with the Banana Magic, it is a snowboard that the owner if Lib Tech made...

2013 Nike Snowboarding boots online at auski.com.au

By Ben | June 11, 2013

Nike snowboarding boots have made quite a stir in the snowboarding industry since the become available in Australia a few years back. The have already made a name for themselves as having excellent heel hold, a firm narrow fit and sweet styling to boot! Until this season,...

2014 Burton Antler snowboard for sale online now

By Ben | June 11, 2013

[caption id="attachment_257" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="2014 Burton Antler"][/caption] The 2014 Burton Antler snowboard is a very exciting new board. It takes the construction of the Burton Custom X and adapts it into a softer, freestyle flex pattern. This creates...

2014 Burton Custom Flying V hit’s the shelves and for sale online!

By Ben | June 11, 2013

BUY 2014 BURTON CUSTOM FLYING V ONLINE NOW HERE! http://www.auski.com.au/index.cfm/page/productdetail/id/7009 The 2014 Burton Custom Flying V has hit the shelves at Auski. The 2014 model of the most popular Burton snowboard is pretty similar to the 2013 but with a great...

Lib Tech Skate Banana BTX snowboard review

By Ben | May 15, 2013

Scotty from Auski takes the 2013 Lib tech Skate Banana BTX for a spin. the reason the Lib Tech Sakte Banana is so popular is the combination of a fun reverse camber snowbaord with magne-traction edges to give great grip in icy snow. Check out the 2013 Lib Tech Skate Banana...

Burton Custom Flying V 2013 snowboard review by Scotty

By Ben | May 15, 2013

Scotty from Capital17 revieded the Burton Custom Flying V 2013 model at Perisher last season. Here is the video on our youtube channel called AuskiTV. The Burton Custom Flying V 2013 model is one of the most popular all mountain boards out there and the price has now come...

2014 Volkl RTM 81 and 2014 Volkl RTM 84 review

By Auski Melbourne | May 12, 2013

[caption id="attachment_279" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="2014 Volkl RTM 84 review"][/caption] Dave from Auski recently tested all the 2014 skis over in the USA. He has reviewed many of them for you on Auski TV, out youtube channel. Check out the Volkl RTM 81...

Phenix Kids ‘Grow’ Two Piece Suits

By Auski Melbourne | August 25, 2011

Phenix grow suit is a great two piece suit for kids aged 0-12 years. The jackets and pants have draw strings to adjust sleeves and legs. The suits are waterproofed and warm therefore great for Oz as well for overseas skiing. They are available in different colour ways for...

SMITH SENSOR LENS

By Auski Melbourne | October 1, 2009

SMITH SENSOR LENS The Smith Sensor lens available from Auski is a necessity if you are riding in Japan.  The chances are that you will encounter quite a lot of flat light and low cloud in Japan making the visibility really low. The Sensor Lens (which can be bought...

Heavenly DaKine!

By Auski Melbourne | June 23, 2008

  So just took my first adventure overseas, to Heavenly in California. It took me a while to figure out the best way to pack all my stuff up and get over there. I wanted to be compact but not necessarily in a backpack. To over come this I took a Dakine, Split bag with...

GETTING THE SCOPE ON GIRO AND OAKLEY

By Auski Melbourne | June 18, 2008

  I have just recently arrived in Melbourne,  Australia and can’t wait to head up to Falls Creek  and onto the snow to put my gear back into use.� I’m from Vancouver, so have spent my whole life skiing at Whistler and SilverStar Mountains.   I’ve found that my...

Volkl Wall 2009 Twin Tips hit the shelve’s at Auski

By Ben | April 22, 2008

Volkl Wall 2009 Park Twin Tips Hit The Market April is in many ways the “in between” month, the oversea resorts closing down before the summer hits the northern hemisphere  and we’re still close to two months short of the Australian season opening. However, for a...