FAQs

Q: Do I need to have a zero-blood alcohol (0.00) to drive the Go Karts?

Phillip Island Go Karts operates on a strict NO drugs or alcohol policy. No driver is to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Drivers must have a 0.00% BAC to drive the Go Karts.

Random breath testing will occur.

Q: Will I need special clothing to drive the Go Karts?

Yes, you must have enclosed footwear, clothing that covers your shoulders (no singlets) and no loose clothing items (e.g. scarves)

Q: Will the Go Karts operate if is raining?

Yes, we will continue to operate the go karts in most weather conditions, but we do recommend bringing your own rain gear (no plastic ponchos).

Q: Do I have to book for a session on the Go Kart track?

No, you can just arrive and drive, however we do take Go Karts bookings for groups of 10 people and above during non-peak periods.

Q: How many Go Karts can be on the track at once?

Up to 24 Go Karts can be on the track during each session and 9 Tandem Karts each family session.

Q: What age do I have to be to drive the Go Karts?

To drive the Go Karts you must be 12 years or older and a minimum height of 140cm.

Q: How old does my child have to be to passenger in a Tandem Go Kart?

Your child must be 5 years or older, a minimum height of 100cm tall and accompanied by an adult over 18 years of age and at least 140cm tall.

Q: I don’t have any driving experience. Am I allowed on the Go Karts?

Yes. We have a full drivers briefing that will show you what to do while on the Go Kart track.

We also split the participants into two levels of experience - Family and Open sessions.

To participate in an open session, you must be 16 years of age and above.

Q: Do you recommend the Go Karts if I have a pre-existing medical condition?

For comfort and safety, the Go Karts is not recommended for guests with the following:

  • A physical impairment that prevents them using their legs or arms
  • Neck or back injuries
  • High blood pressure
  • Heart conditions
  • Pregnancy
  • Recent surgery or illness
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Back Beach Road, Phillip Island,
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