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Gold Reef City Theme Park has an abundance of adventures; it won't be long before you'll be drawn to the squeals of delight! Join the young at heart and test-drive these or any of the more than thirty adrenaline-boosting rides.

Gold Reef City Ride Photos are available for purchase at 6 of our Thrill Rides (Anaconda, Tower of Terror, Jozi Express, Shongololo, Raging River Ride and Log Ride). Ride Photos are charged at R 50 each and copies are available for R 50 each.

Please note that Theme Park will be closed on Sunday, 18 October and Sunday,  22 November for private events.

Notice: the Theme Park is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except during Gauteng public school holidays.

 Thrill Rides

Anaconda Thrill RideAnaconda | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 9
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
Calling all adrenalin junkies. Take your seat & prepare to curl like a giant snake, roar like a frightened lion & sweat like a scared rat.

Ride Status: Open
Golden Loop | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 8
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
From start to finish this ride will blow your mind. Be propelled at speed from 0 - 85km in 3 seconds to a height of approximately 40m. But beware! What goes up must come down.

Ride Status: Closed
Jozi Express | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 7
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
A roller coaster ride of the Jozi kind! This ride is designed to move you across tree tops, mine dumps and has an expansive view of Jozi CBD. Assuming you have the chance to take a peek.

Ride Status: Open
Miner's Revenge | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 8
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
Experience a day in the life of a gold miner as he inflicts his abuse on you. Are you man enough to survive his drilling?

Ride Status: Open
Raging River Rapids | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 6
Height Restriction: No Children under 95cm allowed
Children between 95cm & 1.3m must be accompanied by an adult.

Cool down from the rays of the day & take a memorable trip along our scenic river. Encounter caves of old & waterfalls as you skim on raging rapids. Recommended for the whole family.

Ride Status: Open
Tower of Terror | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 10
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
Ride the heart-stopping Tower of Terror 50m drop at a speed a of 100km p/h straight into an open mine shaft. Ride it if you dare! (Bring an extra pair of pants).

Ride Status: Open
UFO | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 7
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
A centrifugal force to be reckoned with. At speeds of 50km you best hold onto your socks.

Ride Status: Open
Runaway Train | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 6
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
Train which runs on a track in a circular motion under Thunder Mountain

Ride Status: Open
Dream Boat | Thrill Rides
Fear Factor: 7
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
Swinging boat which swings through 270 degrees

Ride Status: Open

 Major Rides

4D Theatre | Interactive motion with movie
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: No Children under 95cm allowed
Children between 95cm & 1.3m must be accompanied by an adult.
The 96-seater 4-D Ride will bring cinematic entertainment in four dimensions to Johannesburg.

Ride Status: Open
Giant Wheel | Family Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1.3m to be accompanied by adult

Ride Status: Open
Lazy Boats | Family Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1.3m to be accompanied by adult

Ride Status: Open
Log Ride | Family Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: No Children under 95cm allowed
Children between 95cm & 1.3m must be accompanied by an adult

Ride Status: Open
Mermaid | Other Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above

Ride Status: Closed
Tornado | Other Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above

Ride Status: Open
Vintage Cars | Family Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1m must be accompanied by an adult
Ride around on Vintage Cars!

Ride Status: Open
Wave Swing | Other Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.3m and above
Swings and tilts in a circular motion

Ride Status: Closed

 Non Rider Access

Fun Train | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Family ride. Children under 1m must be accompanied by an adult

Ride Status: Open
FarmyardFarmyard | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: no restriction
Farmyard animals

Ride Status: Open
Science ExploratoryScience Exploratory | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Family ride
Science Exploratory

Ride Status: Open
Train Museum and Bullion CoachTrain Museum and Bullion Coach | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Family ride
Train Museum and Bullion Coach

Ride Status: Open
Heritage HousesHeritage Houses | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Family ride
Heritage Houses

Ride Status: Open
Crush MuseumCrush Museum | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Family ride

Ride Status: Open
Gold Panning Gold Panning | Non Rider Access
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Family ride
Gold Panning

Ride Status: Open

 Kiddies Rides

Dragon Ride | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.4m and under
Kiddies Dragons moving up and down, in a circular motion

Ride Status: Open
Balloon Wheel | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1m must be accompanied by an adult
Mini Giant Wheel

Ride Status: Open
Carousel | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.5m and under
Children under 95cm must be accompanied by an adult.
Kiddies horses on a merry – go-round

Ride Status: Open
Tea Cups | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.4m and under

Ride Status: Open
Monkey Walk Nets | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.4m and under

Ride Status: Open
Elephant Ride | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.4m and under

Ride Status: Open
Flintstones | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.4m and under

Ride Status: Open
Safari Train | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.5m and under

Ride Status: Open
Mouse Trap | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1.4m and under

Ride Status: Open
Pirates Cove | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: No Children under 95cm allowed
Children between 95cm & 1.3m must be accompanied by an adult

Ride Status: Open
Shongololo | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1m must be accompanied by an adult

Ride Status: Closed
Pit Stop | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1m must be accompanied by an adult

Ride Status: Open
Play City | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: Children under 1m must be accompanied by an adult

Ride Status: Open
MushroomMushroom | Kiddies Rides
Fear Factor: NA
Height Restriction: 1m and under

Ride Status: Open
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Rides Closed

Please note that our Ride Availability is updated by 09h30 daily and is subject to change.

Safety is of the utmost importance to us. 
       
Some rides may become unavailable during the course of your visit due to inclement weather conditions, routine maintenance or mechanical glitches.

The rides listed below are currently not available...

Golden Loop
Mermaid
Shongololo
Wave Swing
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