The Winter Festival has returned in 2016, bringing the most enchanting wintery experience in Australia to Sydney, Brisbane, Fremantle and Canberra, with open-air ice-skating, fun rides and plenty of entertainment for the whole family.
Ice skate in the park
A giant ice skating rink will be perched in front of iconic St Mary's Cathedral in Sydney this winter, alongside delicious food and drink stalls as part of The Winter Festival. Skate until your heart's content day or night. It's fun for all ages!
Sydney's Winter Festival runs until 17th July 2016.
Ride a toboggan in the park
Head to Garema Place in Canberra for a stunning roster of fun as part of The Winter Festival. The park will host an ice rink, toboggan ride, giant slide, German market stalls and more!
Canberra's Winter Festival runs until 17th July 2016.
Stand under the snow in Freo
Visit the Winter Festival in Fremantle for an enchanting experience for the whole family. Esplanade Park will be transformed into a magical festival dedicated to the delights and traditional wonders of a white winter featuring Australia’s biggest outdoor ice rink, falling snow, a mountainous pop-up slide, plus music and entertainment for all ages!
Fremantle's Winter Festival runs until 17th July 2016.
Ice skate in the city
Set to the backdrop of Brisbane City Hall, the Winter Festival will host an open-air ice skating rink, European-style food market and a variety of entertainment nightly.
Brisbane's Winter Festival runs until 10th July 2016.