Snow Festival Returns to North Sydney in Winter 2022

We’re predicting a major cold front is headed for North Sydney…

Tuesday 19th
Saturday 30th July

Rink Opening Times:

Monday to Friday: 10am-3pm & 4pm-9pm

Saturday: 10am-1pm

Greenwood Hotel, in partnership with North Sydney Council and Greenwood Plaza, are proud to present Snow Festival 2022!

You’ve seen half pipes, igloos and countless tonnes of snow… but this year Greenwood Hotel is kicking it up a gear! Experience the biggest ice rink North Sydney has ever seen.

Join us at Greenwood Hotel from Tuesday 19th – Saturday 30th July for free ice skating, 100 tonnes of real snow, figure skating performances, food and beverage specials, live music and much more!

Skate for FREE all day and all night! Equipped with learn-to-skate coaches, live music and flame-throwing figure skating performances, Snow Festival has something for everyone.

Rain, hail or shine you can lace up your skates and hit the rink! No need to make a booking, our rink is open daily on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Making its Australian debut at Snow Festival, our rink is made from premium, Swiss-Engineered synthetic Ice from Glice. Requiring zero energy or water consumption, Glice is the only eco-friendly ice rink that responds identically to conventional ice. Heralded by hockey players and Olympians alike, Glice is the best synthetic ice experience!

Table Booking

Join us at Snow Festival 2022 at the iconic Greenwood Hotel. Bookings available, and walk-in’s always welcome.

We will do our best to accommodate any special requests, however they are subject to availability on the day.  Please use the booking widget below to secure your table.

Please note that table bookings to not guarantee time on the ice. Skating on the rink is available on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Live Music at Snow Week
11am – 2pm

Skate to the sounds of some of our favourite local musicians! Proudly supported by North Sydney Council & Greenwood Plaza, skate to the sounds of some of our favourite local musicians and DJs.

Our Scheduled Lineup

Wed 20 July

Thu 21 July

Fri 22 July

Wed 27 July

Thurs 28 July

Fri 29 July

Rule The Rink With Our Snow Festival Functions!

Looking for your next corporate social outing? Greenwood Hotel and Patron are offering private rink hire packages for you and your team! Contact to secure your spot today!

Rule the rink with your work colleagues, and book our exclusive Snow Festival functions package, available for groups of up to 70.

  • ½ hour exclusive rink hire, including skates & safety aids
  • Complimentary skate coach to teach you the basics
  • Patron cocktail on arrival for each guest
  • Snow Festival Canapé Package, valued at $35pp
  • Exclusive area and bar for the duration of your event

For groups of 70+ please contact

*Minimum spends apply. Subject to availability. Management reserves all rights.

So what are you waiting for? Skate into Greenwood Hotel for Snow Festival 2022!

Your Safety Is Our Priority

Skate with confidence at Snow Festival 2022. Thanks to Heineken Zero, we’ve got a host of trained skating professionals on the rink at all times.

Helmets, knee pads and skating aids will be available during your skating experience. You are welcome to bring your own equipment from ehome too.

Skating will only be available for children aged 3 and over. Parents must accompany children under 7 on the ice.

Skate safely with Greenwood Hotel and Heineken Zero.


All skaters will be required to complete a waiver before entering the rink.

Snow Festival is proudly sponsored by
Heineken Zero, Fireball, Alize, Smirnoff Seltzer, Patron, Veuve Clicquot & Red Bull.