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Key Information

User Rating
Park
Dreamworld
Land
Town of Gold Rush
Attraction type
Roller coaster
Manufacturer
Maurer Söhne
Model
SkyLoop X-Coaster
Height
152
Length
490
Maximum Speed
65
Minimum height restriction
51
Opening Date

BuzzSaw made its debut on September 17, 2011, and is located in the Town of Gold Rush area of Dreamworld. The ride is a Maurer X-Coaster, the same model used for the Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit at Universal Studios Florida. It features a compact circuit that is traversed by riders in just 50 seconds, with the major elements being a 151-feet-tall vertical lift hill, a heartline roll and a steep drop back into the station.

The coaster features a backstory based around a number of unexplained occurrences Gold Rush, which are said to date back to the late 1800s. BuzzSaw derives its name from the industrial machinery that is said to have killed a sawmill worker as he attempted to burn down his employer's building.

BuzzSaw's design is identical to that of Sky Wheel at Germany's Skyline park, with the ride being an "off-the-shelf" SkyLoop X-Coaster.

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