2016 promises to be bigger and better than ever. The festival runs from 2-16 July 2016 with ice skating (Buy Tickets), festival nights, giant ferris wheel, illumination and much more... Why not bring the family along to check out the events on offer.
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Illumination transforms Bathurst into a wonderland of 'light art' sculptures, innovative light installations and beautiful projections for all to enjoy - for FREE.
It is a magical celebration of light design excellence and creates an outdoor 'art-gallery', providing a unique experience for all the family.
Watch some of Bathurst's iconic buildings come to life from the giant ferris wheel or from many other vantage spots.
McDonalds Bathurst Ice Rink - it's back....
Bigger and better and located in convenient Russell Street, from 2-16 July 2016. Tickets available from 1 June. Children 2-13 years $5, Adults 14 years and above $10. Great value for the school holidays.
Corporate ice skating sessions also available, book early only limited sessions available.
For further information about the McDonalds Bathurst Ice Rink and Frequently Asked Questions click on the skating link..