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Go karting in Canberra: What you need to know

Got a need for speed? Get your engines ready and check out the best tracks around Canberra for go karting.

From serious competitors to keen bees, there's no denying that a ride around a go kart track is serious fun.

Here are our top picks for go karting within driving distance of Canberra so you can get behind the wheel and onto the track.

Both beginners and advanced drivers can get excited by these options with price and experience comparisons to help you choose.


Where can I do go karting in Canberra?

  • Power Kart Raceway – Griffith
  • Canberra Kart Racing Club – Pialligo
  • Stable Karting – Mitchell

Of the three main go karting companies in Canberra, Power Kart Raceway is the best for casual racing.

You can pop in for a spin or a party for under $40. Canberra Kart Racing Club and Stable Karting are for more-professional drivers. Canberra Kart Racing Club also requires you to sign up as a club member before racing its track. Membership rates start from $200 per person.

Sydney has a handful of go karting experiences that you can visit. Many are around 2–3 hours' drive from Canberra so while not the closest drives to you, they could be worthy of a day trip. Check them out here.


Racing packages compared

We compared Power Kart Raceway's package options so you can opt for the one that suits your needs best. Those searching for a more professional race should contact Canberra Kart Racing Club or Stable Karting for rates and classes.

CompanyPackagePriceLocationDuration (from)Extras/inclusionsSuitable for
Power Kart RacewayStarter Pack Combo$38 (adults), $32 (kids)Griffith, ACT14 laps (adults), 10 laps (kids)Personal PKR head sock and annual race licenceKids, beginner and intermediate drivers
Power Kart Raceway3 Race Starter Pack$85 (adults), $69 (kids)Griffith, ACT14 laps (adults), 10 laps (kids)3 races, personal PKR head sock and annual race licenceKids, beginner and intermediate drivers
Power Kart Raceway1 Race$32 (adults), $27 (kids)Griffith, ACT14 laps (adults), 10 laps (kids)NoneKids, beginner and intermediate drivers
Power Kart Raceway3 Races$80 (adults), $65 (kids)Griffith, ACT3x 14 laps (adults), 10 laps (kids)NoneKids, beginner and intermediate drivers
Power Kart Raceway5 Races$120 (adults), $95 (kids)Griffith, ACT5x 14 laps (adults), 10 laps (kids)NoneKids, beginner and intermediate drivers
Power Kart Raceway10 Races$200 (adults), $170 (kids)Griffith, ACT10x 14 laps (adults), 10 laps (kids)NoneKids, beginner and intermediate drivers

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