Frequently Asked Questions
A: Absolutely, bookings are essential! Your best bet before heading to the track is to speak to one of our friendly staff by calling (07) 3868 2225 to make a booking.
A: All of our karts have adjustable seats and pedals, ensuring your racing experience is as comfortable as possible.
The minimum height for racing our adult karts is 145cm, while the kart manufacturer has set maximum driver weight at 130kg. You need to be over 11 years old to race the Intermediate karts, and over 14 years old to race the Pro karts.
Our sister facilities, Go Karting World at Pimpama and Go Karting Gold Coast at Nerang have Cadet karts with a minimum height of 120cm (at least 7 years old). They also have dual karts for passengers aged at least four years old, with a height of 100-130cm (combined driver and passenger weight of 130kg, with the driver being at least 18 years old).
Please phone ahead to check on availability on (07) 3868 2225, further details are on our go karts page.
A: We are open 10am – 10pm, 7 days a week.
Open until 6pm Christmas Eve
Closed Christmas Day
Open 1:30pm Anzac Day
We are open all other public holidays
A: Due to OH&S and insurance considerations, as well as safety of our customers and employees, we have a firm 0.00 blood alcohol content policy. This means we cannot serve alcohol and do have a zero alcohol on venue policy. We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone who we suspect is intoxicated by drugs or alcohol. Slideways Go Karting is a blast and the racing will keep everyone more than entertained! We have a full range of soft drinks here to keep everyone hydrated until the racing is done and you can head off afterwards to celebrate.
A: The karts are capable of up to 70kph – the legal limit for hire go karts.
They are especially set up for drifting, and with our special track preparation technique, they can go Slideways around the entire track. More info can be found on our go karts page.
For a different challenge, our outdoor track – Slideways Go Karting World in Pimpama – is set up for high grip racing. Further information can be found at their website.
A: T-shirts and shorts are fine, however covered shoes are required. Thongs, sandals, scarves, hoodies and loose clothing items are not allowed for safety reasons.
A: You are welcome to bring your own helmet, as long as its full face, complies with the AS1698 standard, and has eye protection.
Motorcross style helmets are acceptable so long as you wear goggles.
Unfortunately open face helmets are no longer acceptable.
Many of our helmets already have GoPro mounts attached, so be on the lookout before you hit the track.
A: Our indoor go kart track features two massive second level structures and an undercover outside loop. It measures 425m long.
A: We are located at 870 Kingsford Smith Drive in Eagle Farm, 10 minutes from the city and 5 minutes from Brisbane Airport.
Further information can be found on our how to find us page.
A: Unfortunately at the moment we do not have a courtesy bus service.
Public transport options are available at the Translink website.
We are a 640m walk from the nearest 598/599 Great City Circle Line bus stop, and a 240m walk from the 303 bus stop.
It is also a leisurely 2.5km walk from the Bretts Wharf Ferry Terminal.
We are located at 870 Kingsford Smith Drive in Eagle Farm, with further details available on our how to find us page.
A: We are open every day (excluding Christmas Day) 10am-10pm. On Anzac day we open from 1:30pm.
A: We have a range of cold drinks, chips, confectionery and ice creams available for sale on site.
For larger group bookings catering options are available, with further information available from our catering options page.
A: Yes – all drivers aged under 18 years old require a parent/guardian to sign them in at check-in.
A: Unfortunately Slideways Go Karting Venues are for hire karts only, and we do not have facilities for maintaining privately owned karts.
A: We support Huntington’s Queensland as our official charity partner.