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Oceania - Park News
Adventure World Launches New Thrill Ride
Written by Arthur   
Wednesday, 06 January 2010 01:32

Adventure World Launches New Thrill Ride

On new years day Adventure World in Perth, Australia has launched a new thrill ride. It's a Shot & Drop ride named "The Freefall". How original! The Freefall is 56 meter (184 feet) tall, reaches a top speed of 15 meters per second (54 kmh /  34 mph) and a maximum acceleration of 1.2Gs.

Official Adventure World website

Last Updated on Friday, 07 October 2011 23:27
 
Dreamworld Joins Forces With MTV
Written by Arthur   
Saturday, 14 November 2009 16:18

Dreamworld Joins Forces With MTV

The Australian Gold Coast theme park Dreamworld has joined forces with MTV.

During the Christmas holidays MTV has a new show in the park called 'MTV Plugs into Dreamworld'. This is a 30 minutes stunt and game show full of pumped-up tunes.

The show is supposed to capture all the action, music and glamour from MTV wrapped up to a live theatre-style show. The show also features real Australian celebrities.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 December 2009 17:37
 
News - Oceania - Park News
Sunday, 01 November 2009 01:21

Adventure Waters in Cairns Australia 2011

The $35 million dollar water park project in Cairns, Australia has been approved by the Cairns Regional Council.
Construction begins in May 2010 and they have set the opening to summer 2011. The park is not yet completed in 2011 and construction on the Adventure Waters second stage will begin after opening.

When construction finished the park will have a Lazy River, a Free-fall, many different slides and a Tornado 45. They will also add a tantrum and a bowling alley.