What is Skating At?

Skating At Sydney has packed up and shipped out for 2017. Thanks to everyone who came down to skate and slide, and make the event a huge success. We will be back next year even bigger and better. See you in 2018!

Skating At Festival is a pop-up Ice Skating Rink set up in iconic and picturesque locations around Australia. This family friendly event is ideal for people of all ages and skill levels.
Whether you are new to the ice or a pro, Skating At has something for everybody.

Skating At Sydney offers an entertainment precinct located on the the stunning and iconic St Mary’s Cathedral.

Get the family together for an extra-ordinary outing as these school holidays.
Spoil that special someone with an out of the box date night experience.
Or get your mates together for an exciting adventure on the ice!

These pop-up ice rinks are only in town for a limited time. Don’t miss out!
You’ll find everything you need to know about the Skating At event in Sydney here. However if you still have questions, please contact us: [email protected]

See you on the ice!

Things to Do

Skating At is Australias favourite pop-up Winter Festival with activities and attractions to suit all ages. Click below to view the exciting activities at your location.


This Ice Rink hub will be located at St Mary’s Cathedral in the heart of Sydney CBD.

St Marys Road, Sydney NSW 2000

St Mary’s Cathedral makes for a beautiful, unbeatable back drop to this Winter wonderland adventure experience. Skate in the heart of Sydney for a once in a lifetime experience.

There are a number of train stations within walking distance to Skating At Festival.
The closest is St James Station.

4 min walk from St James railway station
8 min walk from Martin Place railway station
10 min walk from Town Hall railway station

View train time tables and trip planning services by clicking here

There are many bus services within the inner city surrounding St. Mary’s Cathedral that offer easy access to the Skating At Ice Rink.
The following bus routes make stops along College St, Prince Albert Rd, William Stand Elizabeth Street:

301, 302, 303, 308, 309, 310, 311, 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 339, 343, 373, 374, 376, 377, 380, 389,391, 392, 394, 396, 397, 441, 461, 480 and 483.

For more information on planning your trip to Skating At Sydney please visit Transport NSW OR download the trip planner travel app for the most up-to-date service information here.
For all phone enquiries please contact Transport NSW on 131 500

You can view Bus Information & Timetable by clicking here

Secure Parking located at:
Hilton Hotel Sydney
60 Elizabeth Street

Piccadilly Car Park
137 Castlereagh Street

Enacon Parking located at:
2 Cathedral Street
Cook and Philip Park
(Under Saint Mary’s Cathedral)

Regular Hours

Monday to Thursday 6am – 10pm


The Festival perfectly coincides with the school holidays and is the ideal activity for the entire family.

23rd June  –  16th July 2017

Monday – Thursday     10am to 9pm
Friday – Saturday     10am to 10pm
Sunday     9am to 8pm


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