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School Holidays and Activities - Skate with Santa and Endless Summer

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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.
 
From Saturday 2 December to Sunday 24 December come and see if you can keep up with the man in the big red suit.
 
Then from Wednesday 27 December to Sunday 28 January come and cool down with O’Brien Group Arena’s “Endless Summer” fun.  

 

Skate with Santa program will include:

Saturday 2nd December - Sunday 24th December

Skate with Santa:

Every Saturday and Sunday in December – Between 11am and 3pm.  Prizes and gift giveaways from Santa. And kids can write their own letter to Santa to win prizes

Skating:

All day unlimited Public Skating: available all day from 11:00am on Saturday's and from 9:00am on Sunday's with DJ’s playing your favourite music 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 Sunday morning from 9:00am - 11:00am.

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.

 

The Endless Summer School Holiday program will include:

Wednesday 27th December 2017 - Sunday 28th January 2018

With an on ice obstacle course to test your skating skills, come and try winter Olympic games and craft zone, you can be cool and relaxed all summer long. And these activities are all included in the one unlimited skating ticket price for FREE. 

Buy online and receive discounted entry for all day indoor skating out of the Melbourne weather, free lessons, face painting and craft activities, giveaways and Ice Ambassadors to help.  What more could you want these school holidays?

Skating:

All day unlimited Public Skating: available all day from 9:00am with DJ’s playing your favourite music 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.

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.

Come and Try Winter Olympic games on our themed Olympic sized rink:

Learn new skills around the Arena between 11:00am and 3:00pm daily. 

- Speed racing (family friendly on our seals)
- On ice obstacle course
- Ice hockey skills comp
- Curling accuracy games

National and State Figure Skating Champions:

Live skating performances on the ice between 11:00am and 3:00pm daily, then meet and greet these professional skaters.

Craft Zone:

Between 9:00am and 3:00pm every day kids can take a break from the ice and explore our craft activities.

 

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 an d receive discounted ticketing too!

Entry for all day unlimited skating and all activities zones:

Adult - $28 including skate hire*
Child (6 to 14) - $24 including skate hire*
Child (3 to 5) - $15 including skate hire*
Family (two adults and two children) - $84 including skate hire*

*tickets cheaper if purchased online. 

 

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