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School Holidays and Activities - Endless Summer of Skating

If you want to bring the kids for something extra special during their school holidays, time your trip to O'Brien Group Arena so you can catch one of our exciting events.

Endless Summer of Skating is at O’Brien Group Arena these summer school holidays from Monday 26th December 2016 - Monday 30th January 2017! Get your skates on this summer and cool down with an on ice obstacle course to test your skating skills. Enjoy our craft zone and stay cool and relaxed all summer long.

Craft Room:

In the Chalet, kids can enjoy craft activities between 9:00am and 5:00pm daily.

Face Painting:

In the Chalet, for the kids to enjoy daily.


Public Skating: available all weekend with DJ’s across the two Olympic size rinks:

     Under 8’s Ice Fun: 

Our Ice Ambassadors will take the children through games using toys, a snow-play area and seals and give your kids an exciting first ice and snow experience. Every morning from 9:00am - 11:00am from 28th December 2016 - 29th January 2017. 

    On-Ice Obstacle Course: 

test your skating skills with our on-ice obstacle course. Every day from 11:00am – 2:00pm.

     Free Lessons for Beginners: 

Get started with a free 15 minute lesson with one of our experienced Ice Ambassadors who will take you through the basics: how to get moving on the ice, how to turn and slow down and even how to fall down safely. Every hour from 11:00am – 2:00pm.

     Free Lessons to Skate Backwards: 

If you are ready to take your skating skills to the next level, our Ice Ambassadors can teach you how to skate backwards. Every hour from 11:00am to 2:00pm daily.


There will also be plenty of fantastic giveaways and prizes for everyone to enjoy.


Gain instant access - buy tickets online to make the most of your school holiday time with O’Brien Group Arena’s new automated ticketing system

Entry for all day unlimited skating and all activities zones:

Adult - $27 including skate hire
Child (6 to 14) - $23 including skate hire
Child (3 to 5) - $14 including skate hire
Family (two adults and two children) - $82 including skate hire

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