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The Gold Coast’s Best Go Karting Tracks To Unleash Your Inner Big Kid

By Natalie Messenger
17th May 2023

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Whether you've watched one too many Fast & Furious movies, need a unique weekend activity, or simply have a need for speed—go kart racing has your adrenaline fix covered. You can take it easy around the track or put on a helmet and transform into Daniel Riccardo, tearing up the Monaco circuit.

If you’re after the best go karting the Gold Coast has to offer, we’ve got you covered. Grab the fam and get your zoom on at these wholesome go karting Gold Coast venues.

Slideways Go Karting Gold Coast


Get the ultimate adrenaline rush at this three level Gold Coast go karting track. Open Tuesday to
Sunday, Slideways Go Karting Gold Coast has a 500m long track that runs both indoors and outdoors.

The unique design of the track allows the karts to slide, adding an extra thrill level to the experience. With a range of events like adrenaline-pumping Tuesday night racing and Wednesday night drifting, you’ll be on the right track to improve your karting in no time.

Game Over Gold Coast


This one-stop adrenaline shop has go karting options for everyone including Junior Race karts for seven to 12 year olds, Storm Race karts and duo two-seater karts for adults and older kids. They even do kid’s birthday parties.

Once you’ve hit your laps you can jump straight into laser tag, mini golf, clip ‘n climb or the zip coaster. Game Over Gold Coast is one of our top picks for go karting on the Gold Coast, where you can let the kids run free.

Xtreme Karting


Xtreme Karting lives up to its name with the longest, fastest hire kart circuit in Australia. Get your
Formula One vibes on with the outdoor track and tyre buffers as well a range of karts to choose

Take on the 1600-metre rubberised tarmac circuit which features a combination of curves and hairpin turns linked by long sweeping straights, or pop over to the 600 metre clay topped dirt circuit that provides a fantastic freestyle karting experience. A one-in-a-million go karting experience, right here on the Gold Coast.

Looking for more adrenaline-pumping activities? Gather your squad and prepare to break out of the Gold Coast's best escape rooms.

Image Credit: Game Over Gold Coast

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