26 June - 11 July

image of young mother pushing small children on ice rink with skating aids


Join us for outdoor ice skating in the Winter Playground at the McDonald's Bathurst Ice Rink.

Open everyday from 9am - 9pm (last session commences at 8pm).


COVID Update 26 June, 4.30pm

In line with NSW Government’s recently announced changes to COVID-19 restrictions, capacity for the McDonald's Bathurst Ice Rink has been reduced to one person per four square metre. Ticket holders will be contacted directly if they need to change their skating times. If you do not hear from the ice rink, your ticket is still valid, so come along.

Please note, per the announced changes, from 6pm the following mask regulation applies:
Masks will be compulsory in all indoor non-residential settings, including workplaces, and at organised outdoor events: this includes the McDonald's Bathurst Ice RInk marquee and ice rink area, and the Winter Playground event area.

For a full list of restrictions, including face mask regulations including exemptions, now in effect for regional NSW please check the NSW Health website: https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19
Details of NSW Government's press release can be found here: https://www.nsw.gov.au/media-releases/covid-19-restrictions-extended-nsw

Please check all details on our COVID information page for further COVID festival details. 


For 2021:
  • Children under 3 are NOT PERMITTED on the ice rink at any time.
  • Children 3 & 4 years of age MUST hire a Kanga Skating Aid and be accompanied on the ice by an adult at all times
  • Children under 7 years must be accompanied on the ice by an adult at all times
  • Children under 10 years of age MUST wear a helmet - Helmets are recommended for ALL patrons
Please read the full terms and conditions for entry to the McDonald's Bathurst Ice Rink. 
  • Children (3 - 14) $8 per person 
  • Adult (15+) $12 per person 
  • Skating aid $8 each
Feature Sessions:

Skate and Date: Tuesday 29 June and Tuesday 6 July - for 6pm, 7pm and 8pm sessions 

Corporate Sessions:

Exclusive corporate ice skating sessions area available for purchase. There are only a limited number of these sessions available so get in quick so you don’t miss out. To secure a corporate session the cost is $2000. Sessions are subject to availability. The capacity of corporate skating session is maximum 120 people, session is for 40 minute duration, for more information on dates and times available for corporate sessions or to book a session: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Bathurst Regional Council Events team or phone them on (02 63336111).

McDonald's Bathurst proudly supports the McDonald's Bathurst Ice Rink.