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Melbourne karting

Thursday, September 18, 2008
Fun City Go Karts is an entertainment complex, only 30 minutes from Melbourne's CBD. Offering fun for everyone, it has a fast 440m indoor go-kart track, which is one of Australia's largest and fastest. You can travel up to 20km/h on the drifting track, and up to 65km/h on the normal track.

A purpose-built drift track has been watered down to create sliding karting! On that one, you slide sideways around corners on a wet course. Drifting is a new form of driving taking the world by storm. It's burning rubber on a wet track, with extreme slideways action all the way!

It's not all about adrenalin racing, though. Have a look at the choice of activities available, spread out over a hectare. The venue is perfect for children's parties, hens' nights, bucks' nights, team-building activities and all sorts of get-togethers.

You can play:

  • laser games in Darkzone Laser Wars
  • pool and billiards on three different sizes of tables
  • amusement machines
  • nine-hole mini golf
  • dodgem cars and mini go-karts
  • on the jumping castle and adventure playground
  • in Destination, an interactive shooting gallery
  • in Skatepark

At the end of it all, you can enjoy a refreshing drink at Southern Star Saloon Bar.

Location

The Melbourne suburb of Braybrook, 10 minutes from the CBD.

Cost

Fun City Go Karts cost $15 for a 10 minute session. Helmets and overalls are provided. Drivers must hold a current "drift licence", which costs $5. You can apply for this on the day. They open every day from 9am to midnight.

Virgin Blue has flights to Melbourne.

One-way fares from:

  • Hobart $79
  • Adelaide $89
  • Sydney $119
  • Brisbane $159
  • Darwin $169
  • Perth $235

There are limited seats which may not be available at peak times or on all flights. Fares are one-way on the Internet. An extra $15 will be charged for phone bookings. A credit card surcharge of an additional $2 per person per one way flight is applicable. Fares are correct at September 18, 2008 and are subject to change.

Prices correct at September 18, 2008.

For further information

Fun City Go Karts
234 Ballarat Road
Braybrook 3019
Ph: (03) 9317 8222
Fax: (03) 9317 9609
www.funcitygokarts.com.au
info@funcitygokarts.com.au

Virgin Blue
Ph: 136 789
www.virginblue.com.au

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User comments
In September we are opening a new business at the Docklands, Melbourne, its an indoor black light mini golf with an Australiana theme about it and includes all the iconic places that makes Australia, we have State of the Art Lights and Sound and the majority of the game is played under the Black Lights, which is the same kind of lights that is used in Discos and makes all your white clothing glow. we are also using fluorescent colours. we dont have any pictures as yet as its in the process of being built. here is our website www.glowgolf.com.au, we have also implemented an online booking system which we believe to be a first in Australia for Childrens Birthday Parties other Parties. we would love you to review it when we open. we understand what we are setting up and how its being done is a first in Australia.

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