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“Go Kart fun”

Highlands Motorsport Park
Ranked #1 of 38 things to do in Cromwell
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Highlands is a destination for everyone. A truly international 5 star facility, it boasts multiple ways to experience the circuit at speed from McLaren’s to Porsche’s, is home to the best outdoor go-kart circuit in the southern hemisphere, showcases a safari dirt buggy adventure complete with 18ft dinosaurs and safari animals and a national motorsport museum. Onsite is also a new Cafe and unique wine adventure, that is incomparable with anything else in the region and all of this is encompassed in a breathtaking setting. Ideal for groups, families and individuals - there is no such thing as a bad day at Highlands. A passion for Motorsport is not necessary, but a sense of adventure is.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Called in here to take a look, first time we have visited and really glad we did. We came as a group of friends while visiting the area and did the go karts which was a lot of fun. Really neat spot and lots to look at.

Thank Kazzam90
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

First visit back for 4 years and they haven't sat still, always looking to improve the experience, although the free mini golf could use some attention.

Thank Graeme S
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Awsome setup and track great cars everywhere including Ferraris and McClarens Good cafe and great coffee

Thank Blowflyyachts
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We called in for a quick visit on the way for the big fruit. The museum was interesting but i think to get the best out of this place you must do one of the driving events.

Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

An enjoyable experience especially as it was the first time my friend had ever been go-karting. The thing that really let the park down on was the customer service we received. When I phoned to make an enquiry initially the girl taking the call was quite abrupt and didn't really seem to want to help. When we checked in on the day, we explained it was our first time at the park but were offered no guidance on where we needed to go from reception. The girls at the go-karting office didn't explain much to us and seemed very uninterested in talking to us. Pretty much a self service experience unfortunately.

Thank saf9922018
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285josies, General Manager at Highlands Motorsport Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi Saf9922018,

While I'm stoked to see your enjoyed your first time Go-karting, I'm really sorry that you received less than exceptional service. We pride ourselves on ensuring customers feel welcome from the moment they walk through the door, and it sounds like we have completely missed the mark.

I'm very keen to discuss with you, are you please able to give me a call on 03 445 4052, and ask for Josie.

I look forward to talking with you.


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