The Best Tracks for Go-Karting in Melbourne

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Go-karting in Melbourne is a fun-filled pastime that's sure to get the adrenalin pumping—and plenty of kids lap it up (pun absolutely intended!). Whether you're looking for a fun activity with the kids, an out-of-the-box idea for game night or your little one has their heart set on a go-karting birthday party, there are plenty of go-karting venues dotted about to satisfy your action needs.

We've done the revving for you and sought out the best places for go-karting in Melbourne, so all that's left for you to do is book a session and get behind the wheel!

The Best Tracks for Go-Karting in Melbourne

1. Ace Karts

The Best Places for Go-Karting in Melbourne
When the need for speed strikes, Ace Karts has you covered! 

You won't miss out on the adrenaline at Ace Karts. Their go-karting in Melbourne track is suitable for ages 12 and up, and is outside, under floodlights and exposed to the elements—recreating the conditions of real racing. With 700m of "pure excitement", the track is reportedly the most challenging outdoor go-karting track in Melbourne and is conveniently situated just 30 minutes from the CBD. Race you there! 

When: Monday - Wednesday 9am - 9pm; Thursday - Sunday 9am - 10pm
Where: 20 Carrington Drive, Albion
Cost: From $42 pp for a one-race Arrive and Drive session

2. Auscarts Racing

Auscarts Port Melbourne
This indoor track is perfect for ages 13 and up, promising plenty of thrills for every participant!

The state-of-the-art indoor go-karting track at Auscarts Racing in Port Melbourne will get you zooming around at top speed through grading, sunken corners, super-long straights and nail-biting hairpin turns and much more! Challenge the clock and your friends in an exhilarating hot lap or enjoy an easy drive.

They offer Casual Racing for small groups of drivers or a range of race packages for larger groups.

When: Monday - Friday 10am - 9pm; Saturday - Sunday 10:30am - 10pm
Where: 50 Salmon St, Port Melbourne
Cost: Casual racing from $57pp for 20 mins/30 laps

3. Le Mans Go Karts

Le Mans Go Karts
With great options for younger drivers, Le Mans Go-Karts is bursting with family-friendly fun!

For another one of the largest tracks for go-karting in Melbourne, Le Mans Go-Karts has four tracks over 23 acres on which you can drive five types of karts—meaning your visit will be anything but boring.

Their electric go-karts are ideal for younger kids; which means there are options for 8-12-year-olds, as well as 12-17-year-olds and adults! 

When: Wednesday - Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm, Saturday - Sunday 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Where: 11 - 55 Waterview Close, Dandenong South
Cost: Arrive and Drive from $59

4. Karting Madness

Karting Madness
Ready and raring for action! Karting Madness Bayswater comes complete with a huge track, viewing area, arcades room, racing simulators and more!

Karting Madness has staked its claim as Australia’s largest indoor go-kart centre with a fully enclosed track over 600m full of fast straights, tight turns and technical corners. There are three different kart types for drivers of all ages and trained marshals on the circuit at all times to ensure your adrenaline-pumping experience is also fun and safe.

Karting Madness welcomes all riders from complete novices to karting pros, and offer driving tips and advice for your ride! They have live timing, arrive & drive sessions and group packages. The massive venue also has a viewing area, arcades room, racing simulators and a licensed cafe.

When: Check the Karting Calendar for available times
Where: 9/841 Mountain Highway, Bayswater
Cost: Arrive and Drive from $35 per child and $45 per adult

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