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? What are your opening and closing dates for the 2019 season?