Sk8house Roller Skating Rink, Carrum Downs
The Sk8house roller skating rink is a fantastic place for the whole family to build confidence on wheels. Open for all ages and abilities, the Sk8house roller skating rink in South East Melbourne is a great day out whether you are a beginner or know how to skate. There are lots of different activities for all levels. Take some lessons, or simply roll around practicing your skating skills.
Sk8house Roller Skating Rink, Melbourne
As parents, we are always on the lookout for fun activities to keep the kids engaged, and burn of some of that energy, and well, we’ve found just the place.
The Sk8house roller skating rink is great spot for some good old-fashion fun for the whole family.
Skating is such a great activity to do with your kids, it’s not only fun, but also a great work out! Whether you have never put on a pair of skates or want to become confident in trying some new tricks – the Sk8house is a safe space to start.
Classes range from Beginners (even ones for over 18s beginners) to Speed Skaters, for those after some thrill. All classes are taken by experienced instructors who will expertly guide you through each step and move. The instructors are friendly, engaging and have been skating for years!
If you have been skating for some time, grab a general entry ticket and the rink is a fantastic place to become confident in gaining some speed or practicing some new tricks.
You can bring your own gear or hire skates/blades, helmets and some protective gear (included in the class fees). Otherwise feel free to walk through the onsite Sk8shop and buy yourself some retro skates or groovy socks.
The Sk8house really is the perfect one-stop shop and has a great atmosphere filled with music, laughs and lots of falls.
As you enter you will be assigned one of the tables set up along the side of the rink, this is a good viewing spot for any non-skating support crew.
Behind this is the party area – and there are some great kids party packages available. You will also find toilets, baby change facilities and even a small café, selling snacks, hot foods, coffees, slushies and more!
The Sk8house is open some weekdays and nights, and on weekends. They love to host a good old fashioned themed night/days so make sure to check out the website for the latest Sk8house events which always include some fun games, competitions, prizes and more. There are many especially during the school holidays.
The Sk8house is located just off Frankston-Dandenong Road, in Carrum and only a few minutes from some great lunch spots like The Famished Wolf & The Boatrocker Brewers & Distillers.
Tips for Visiting Sk8house
- Check the website for opening times and special events.
- Book a skating class for beginners, the experienced instructions are fantastic.
- If you are doing a class, it is only $5 extra for a general entry directly before or after the class
- Remember to bring long socks to protect the back of your feet.
- You WILL fall, but it is not that bad and you will get better!
- Café onsite serving food and beverages
Address: 3/2 Amayla Cres Carrum Downs 3201
Opening Hours: Check website for general session and class times
*Guest contributor: “These girls & the world.”
Skating in Melbourne for Kids
Sk8house roller skating rink makes a great morning or afternoon out for those in or visiting the South Eastern suburbs. Make sure to check out the O’brien Icehouse in the District Docklands and try ice skating which is just as fun!
If you are looking for more things to do in Melbourne with kids, make sure to check out MELBOURNE WITH KIDS for activities. Follow Mum’s Little Explorers on Facebook and join the Melbourne for Kids Facebook Group.