34th International Ski Congress: 8th to 15th May 1983 – Sydney (AUS)
92 delegates from 44 countries
- From 1985 onwards, the Senior World Championships will take place every two years and not every four years. Thus there will be no medals awarded to World Ski Champions at Sarajevo in 1984.
- Appearance of three new events: European Freestyle Championships – Nordic Combined Team Event at the Junior World Ski Championships – Nordic Combined at World Cup.
- The most famous of all Cross-Country races, the 80 km “Vasa” is held for the 60th time in 1983.