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Aussie Day in Whistler - Fair Dinkum Mate!

TAG: Cultural Fix, Freebies & Fun Posted by: Feet Banks

Whistler has a lot of Australians and every January 26 they don all sorts of wild outfits and take to the hills in a giant savage pack to celebrate their own national holiday, Australia Day. The Insider caught up with a few at the Longhorn Saloon to talk about celebrating so far from home.

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Whistler - Home of the Amateur Meteorologist

TAG: Amped-Up Adventure, Cultural Fix Posted by: Andrea Robson

Whistler Weather

Usually people talk about the weather when they have nothing else to say but here in Whistler, where those all-time powder days can strike at anytime, everyone is an Amateur Meteorologist.

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Closer Look - The Whistler Sliding Centre

TAG: Cultural Fix, Must Dos Posted by: Feet Banks

The Whistler Sliding Centre is much more than "Olympic Leftovers." It's a place designed to build stronger athletes and create brand new ones. And for the public it offers a chance to go really, really fast.

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Lil'wat Nation & Culturally Modified Trees

TAG: Cultural Fix, Whistler Sabbatical Project Posted by: Feet Banks

The Coast Mountains have big mountains, but they also have some of the most impressive trees on the planet. Local Native peoples have been protecting and using these forests for generations and now their "culturally modified trees" may play a role in heritage and environmental conservation.

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