Hunter Valley Gardens

Dates: Saturday, June 30th until Sunday, July 22nd, 2018
Open daily from 9.30 am – 6 pm

Want the kids to think you’re cool – head to Snow Time at Hunter Valley Gardens.

Hunter Valley Gardens celebrates the coolest season of all, with the return of their annual event – Snow Time in the Gardens. Enjoy amazing icy activities under sunny winter skies surrounded by beautiful gardens.

The Hunter Valley Gardens winter wonderland is full of fun and frosty activities for children of all ages! Glide on our giant ice skating rink, swoosh down our mega ice toboggan and experience a 9D snow adventure like no other. Do you want to build a snowman? Well, we’ve created a Snow Play Zone perfect for the occasion.

The Gardens’ four incredible rides*, including our Venetian carousel, 25m ferris wheel, super speedy swing chair and giant slide will be available for the thrillseekers throughout Snow Time. Individual ride tokens and all day rides passes are available to purchase in the event area at the Gardens. Plus, warm up with a range of winter beverages and hearty winter fare on sale for all to enjoy.


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Snow Time in the Garden is held in the Hunter Valley; an easy two-hour drive from Sydney.
Opening hours:  

Monday – Sunday daily from 9.30 am – 6 pm

Opening hours:  

Monday – Sunday
daily from 10 am – 6 pm

Ride costs:

Tokens for individual rides are $6 each, Unlimited rides* wristbands are $15 pp. Ice skating, Tobogganing, snow play and the 9D snow adventure are included in entry.

Stay, Play and Save – Accommodation

Package Harrigan’s Accommodation & Hunter Valley Gardens have teamed up to bring you the ultimate stay & play package*. With every Snow Time accommodation package booked you receive an extra half day entry to the event completely FREE! For details call 02 4998 4300. *Subject to availability


Harrigan’s Accommodation

Snow Time Group Rates

If you are visiting Snow Time in the Garden with a group of 10 adults or more, we offer excellent rates for social groups, schools, after-school care and more. To be eligible for these rates you must book in advance with our Groups Department. Please contact us on 02 4998 4006 or email for more details.

Admission charges apply. Program subject to change. Snow Time activities are open during event hours only. Some activities may not open in adverse weather conditions and for unscheduled maintenance. Terms and conditions of entry apply. Swing Chair and HVG Super Slide – 110cm-120cm must ride with an adult, 120cm and above may ride alone. Rides are user pay.

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*See ride safety restrictions on our website