The Best Places for Go-Karting in Melbourne
Do you feel the need... the need for speed? We've hooked you up with some of the best places across Melbourne to get behind the wheel and drive to the limit.
Ladies and gentlemen... start your engines!
Ace Karts, Albion
You won't miss out on the adrenaline at Ace Karts. Their track 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-kart track in Melbourne.
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.
234 Fun Galore, Braybrook
234 Fun Galore, Melbourne's largest indoor entertainment centre, is also home to one of the largest indoor Go-Kart track in the city - with faster-than-usual karts!
Alongside the huge track is also Victoria's only Go-Kart Drift Track that will really set your pulse racing - those corners are definitely not for the faint-hearted.
When: 9am - 12pm 7 days
Where: 234 Ballarat Rd, Braybrook
Cost: From $22pp for 5 minutes
Auscarts Racing, Port Melbourne
The state-of-the-art indoor 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 - 10pm; Saturday 9:30am - 11pm; Sunday 9:30am - 10pm
Where: 50 Salmon St, Port Melbourne
Cost: Casual racing from $47pp for 15 mins / 20 laps
Le Mans Go Karts, Dandenong South
The largest Go-Kart Centre in Melbourne, Le Mans Go Karts has 4 tracks over 23 acres on which you can drive 5 types of karts. Bored? We don't think so!
Their electric Go Karts are ideal for younger kids to get a start in Go Kart Racing in a safe and exciting environment,
When: 10am till late, 7 days including public holidays
Where:11 - 55 Waterview Close, Dandenong South
Cost: Arrive and Drive from $45pp
Karting Madness, Bayswater
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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