Vortex

Get ready to brave the colossal currents of the Vortex, drawing you in with an irresistible force to twist, turn and spin like never before, spiralling 15 metres above sea level. Face the Vortex, now open at Sea World’s The New Atlantis precinct.

Thrill Ride
Max

High-speed thrilling experience

All new 15-metre-high swinging attraction

Twist, turn and spin like never before

Minimum height 140cm and minimum age 10yrs

KEY STATS

Speed
Speed
30km Per Hour
G-Force
G-Force
-1g to +5g
Height
Height
15 metres
Rotation
Rotation
360°

KEY STATS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

Get ready to brave the colossal currents of the Vortex! Experience high-speed twist, turn and spin like never before.

This ride reaches 30km per hour, 15 metre high and 360 degrees rotation.

Whilst all guests must meet the height requirements to ride, some guests may be unable to experience this attraction due to the safety restraints and ride vehicle specifications.

• Attraction is not suitable for guests with back, neck or similar physical conditions
• Attraction is not suitable for guests with pre-existing limb injuries
• Attraction is not suitable for guests with heart disorders or high blood pressure
• Attraction is not suitable for expectant mothers
• Attraction is not suitable for guests that have had recent surgery
• All guests riding must be able to sit upright independently
• Attraction is not recommended for those susceptible to motion sickness
• Attraction is not recommended for guests susceptible to seizures
• Attraction is not accessible for service animals.

For safety purposes some restrictions apply to guests with pre-existing medical conditions, an amputation, amelia or prosthetic limbs. Please contact our Guest Services office on (07) 5588 2178 for further information.

Guests wishing to ride this attraction must be able to:
• Follow the instructions of the ride attendant at all times.
• Transfer into the seat either independently or with the assistance of a companion
• Independently sit upright and maintain the correct rider position
• Independently support head and neck for the duration of the ride
• Absorb sudden and dramatic movements
• Remove all prosthesis
• Have two natural upper limbs that extend past the elbow.
• Have two natural lower limbs that extend past the knee joint.
• Continually grasp the harness supports with at least one fully functioning natural arm and 3 fingers.
• Secure the restraint mechanisms for individual riders
• Some circumstances may require guests to exit outside of the usual load/unload locations. In these instances it may be necessary to independently negotiate a ladder after being exited from the attraction.

THE NEW ATLANTIS – NOW OPEN

Interactive Blueprint
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AIRTIME HILL
FIRST DROP - 32 METRES
GARDEN OF CYPHERS
OVERBANKED TURN
TRIDENT – 42 METRES
VORTEX – 15 METRES
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RIDE LOCATION

Directions
Located within The New Atlantis Precinct. Turn right after the first bridge past the Nickelodeon store when entering through Sea World Front Gate.

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