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Winter Festival is a national event to be held over 3 weeks during June and July this year.  It’s a wintery wonderland styled on European winter markets which will be held in iconic locations in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra and Fremantle.

Winter Festival in the City will host a wide range of snow and ice related activities including open air ice skating, giant slide, toboggan rides and European style pop up food stalls.

Winter Festival in the City has a wide range of activities appealing to couples, groups of friends, families and children alike!

Romantic European styling plus loads of food and beverage options make for fun “après festival” options as well.

Details and locations

Winter Festival in the City will be held in Garema Place, the heart of Canberra City.

Two new exciting rides, the real snow Toboggan Terror and the Giant Inflatable Ice slide, will sit alongside the ice skating rink and European style market stalls.

Getting there

Winter Festival in the City is located within easy walking distance of the Civic bus interchange. You can find out details of bus routes at action.act.gov.au.

The Canberra Centre has over 5000 parking spaces, with access to car parking along Ainslie Ave, Petrie Street and Scott’s Crossing.

There are also various open air car parking options around the City. For more information check out our tips for parking in the City.

Website: www.winterfestival.com.au

23 Jun - 17 Jul

Details

Location: Garema Place

Ice Rink Hours

Monday to Thursday: 10am to 7pm
Friday and Saturday: 10am to 9pm
Sunday: 9am to 7pm

Prices

Ice Rink:
Online/ On-site
Adult: $22/ $27
Child (5-15): $12/$18
Under 5: $8/$10
Family Pack: $60
Skate Aid: $8/$10

Other Rides:
Single Pass: $5
3 Hour Pass: $30