Steel Taipan

Australia's only triple launch coaster

Coming soon to Dreamworld is a reptilian rollercoaster experience with a top speed of 105km/h and a G-force of 3.8!

You’ll hang on tight as Steel Taipan snakes around 1.2km of twists, turns and gut-lurching launches! With 4 inversions and the world's first "Tailwhip" - a spinning gondola at the rear of the train, this experience will have enough venom to leave you reeling.

Ride is not suitable for pregnant guests.

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Rider Restrictions

Min Height

130 cm

Max Height

200 cm

Ride Detail

Speed

Up to 105kph

Height

39 m

Thrill

Max

G Force

3.8

Distance

1.2 km

Ride Express Available

During peak periods, enjoy a reduced wait time with Ride Express. Purchase your Ride Express

Temporarily Closed

Steel Taipan is opening 15 December 2021!

Guests with medical conditions or disabilities are encouraged to view our Disability Guidelines

Tailwhip 360° Spinning Seat

Experience the world's FIRST Spinning Gondola fitted at the rear of the train! Hold on tight as Tailwhip independently spins 360-degrees as you ride through Steel Taipan's epic twists & turns!

Take a Spin!

Watch the Offical POV Videos

Watch the Drone FPV

Under controlled conditions, we invited a world champion FPV Drone Racing Pilot to hunt down Steel Taipan as it strikes!

Steel Taipan's Striking Features

Learn about some of the spine-tingling stats & hyper-fast facts of this epic launched rollercoaster built by world-renowned manufacturer, MACK Rides.

"Behind the Taipan"

This 5-part series takes you behind the scenes into what goes into building Steel Taipan, Dreamworld’s newest $32million roller coaster opening late-2021. Experience an exclusive insight into how a ride like Steel Taipan comes to life through the planning, construction, safety, operating and design of the Southern Hemisphere’s first-ever triple-launch roller coaster.

World's First Spinning Gondola

Hold on tight as you experience next-generation thrills seated in our World-first Spinning Gondola fitted at the rear of the train.

Construction Timelapse

Enjoy this look at the journey so far for Dreamworld's BIGGEST and most epic thrill ride ever built!