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Key information

Coomera, Queensland, Australia

Opening date: 
Dec 15, 1981

Ardent Leisure

Official website:
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Dreamworld is the largest theme park in Australia, and boasts a collection of four roller coasters and dozens of other rides. These are spread across a number of themed lands, which also host a variety of animal exhibits. Among its headline attractions are the enormous Tower of Terror II roller coaster, the BuzzSaw X-Coaster, and the near 400-foot drop tower Giant Drop. The majority of the park's kids' rides are packed into the Wiggles World and DreamWorks Experience areas.

History: The park opened in 1981, and was founded by John Longhurst on a patch of land in Coomera. Its original line-up including a miniature railway, a log flume and an IMAX theatre, with the Thunderbolt roller coaster opening a year later. Dreamworld was acquired by Ardent Leisure in 1998, and has gradually expanded over the last decade. A number of major additions have been made to the park following its 30th anniversary celebrations in 2010, including Buzzsaw roller coaster and the Shockwave Disk'O Coaster.

Top Rides and Shows:

Tail Spin
Your rating: None (2 votes)
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Tower of Terror II
Your rating: None (4 votes)
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Mick Doohan's Motocoaster
Your rating: None (6 votes)
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Australian Animal Presentations
Your rating: None (7 votes)
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MAD Jungle Jam
Your rating: None (4 votes)
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Top Restaurants:

Candy Nut and Fudge Store
Your rating: None (5 votes)
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Dough Bros. Pizzeria
Your rating: None (6 votes)
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Green Bean Coffee Co.
Your rating: None (1 vote)
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Billabong Buffet Restauarant
Your rating: None (2 votes)
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Hot Dog Cart
Your rating: None (3 votes)
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More information:

New attraction opening dates
Find out the latest confirmed and rumored opening dates for new rides at Dreamworld.

Refurbishment schedule
Check for any scheduled temporary ride closures at Dreamworld.

Latest News:

Australia's Dreamworld has announced Evilution, a new horror attraction that will debut at the park on Friday, September 13, 2013.

Tom Hanks gets ready to impersonate Walt Disney at Disneyland, construction continues apace on Transformers at Universal Studios Florida and Australia's Dreamworld sees a boost in profits.

Dreamworld has received a $1.1 million grant from the Australian government to install a new Aboriginal-themed wildlife attraction.

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