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A 16-year-old Sydney schoolboy has died while skiing after he was buried in an avalanche in the Austrian alps as his parents and brother looked on helplessly.

Max Meyer, 16, dies after being buried in 2 metres of snow when an avalanche traps him and his mother in rough and steep terrain while on a family ski holiday in the Austrian alps.

A 16-year-old Sydney schoolboy has died while skiing after he was buried in an avalanche in the Austrian alps as his parents and brother looked on helplessly.