11 magical moments from Granite Belt's big snow day

WEATHER forecasters are predicting snow to return to the Granite Belt this weekend as a cold blast sweeps across the region.

It comes less than 12 months after record snowfall in the towns of Stanthorpe, Eukey and The Summit.

On July 17 thick snow covered the Granite Belt, bringing thousands of tourists for what many considered a once-in-a-lifetime event.

But with snow forecast this weekend, we look back on 11 magical moments from last year's historic event.