Get Your Skates On!
Chill with a thrill and get active this Christmas time at Westgate Shopping Centre’s FREE Ice Skating Rink.
Ice Skate Tour are bringing their state of the art, artificial ice rink to Westgate, with 97% same gliding capacity as natural ice.
Daily from 10th – 24th December, 11am-6pm
In-between Torpedo 7 and Super Cheap Auto. See the location on our map.
Santa’s Snow Globe
While you’re here, step inside Santa’s Snow Globe to get your family Christmas photos. Learn more here.
Christmas Gift Guide
We’ve made it easy for you to get all of your Christmas shopping done at Westgate with our Christmas Gift Guide.
Ice Skating FAQ’s
What are your smallest skates? Size 9/10 which is normally for a 4 year old child
What are your biggest skates? Size 13 mens
Is there an age restriction for kids? No as long as they fit our smallest pair of skates
Do I have to join my kids on the rink? You don’t have to however keep in mind there is no one from our end to assist them. We only get on if there is an accident or injury.
Are there any frames to hold on to? We will have some chairs on the rink for kids (or adults) to assist with their balance.
Can I go on the rink with shoes? No ice skates only. We do have the option of shoe covers however that’s only for adults to assist special needs.
Can a wheel chair go on the rink? Absolutely, we might just ask you to clean the wheels before you go on. As long as the wheel chair doesn’t leave any marks than all good.
Can I bring my own helmet and gloves? Yes that’s fine as long as the gloves fully cover the fingers.
Can I use my own skates? Yes you can however we might want to check them and have the right to refuse them.
Is it cold on the ice rink? No we use artificial ice so no need to bring warm jackets or beanies.
What do I need to bring? We recommend to bring long and thick socks for more comfort in the skates and a bottle of water.