Will the High Noon Express be operating this winter? March 06, 2019 02:33 Updated Follow The High Noon Express has been repaired over summer and will be operational for the 2019 winter season at Tūroa ski area. Related articles Where can I find updates on the Whakapapa gondola construction? Does the Sky Waka gondola have a mid station? Will the Waterfall Express be operating this winter? What is the speed and capacity of the Sky Waka gondola? Do I have to pay to go into Happy Valley?