Experience wintery fun all year round without leaving Sydney. This not-for-profit organisation, with their main focus on promoting the disciplines of ice skating, aims to be the premier training rink in Australia for Figure Skating, Ice Hockey and Speed Skating. But even if you don’t have Gold Medal aspirations, you can come and have fun. Public sessions are open to people at all levels of skill. If you want to improve your form on the ice you can take private lessons. or join in a casual group class. Once you’re confident on your blades you can really break out at a Friday Disco session. The Rink caters for social events, adult or kid’s parties and competitions. An Olympic sized ice surface, free public car park and heated canteen with wide variety of foods, make this a great one-day escape.
17A Phillips Ave, Canterbury. 9789 4044. www.canterburyolympicicerink.org.au
By Lilian Sekkaï