Who needs to purchase a wristband?

Children 1 year and under USING the attractions:  Child entry is free, but ONE ADULT wristband must be purchased unless this adult is also with another child between 2-4 years old.


Children 2 - 4 years old USING the attractions:  CHILD wristband is required and ONE adult MUST enter pools with child at all times, however the ONE adult can do this free of charge.


Children 5 - 16 years old USING the attractions:  CHILD wristband is required.


Adults 17 years and older USING the attractions:  ADULT wristband is required.  Adults are only allowed on the Dino Slide, X-Treme Tuber (limited locations only) and to wade in the pools.  Pool slides are not permitted for adults.


Adults or any child NOT using the attractions and ONLY spectating from outside the pools:  Entry is free, a wristband is not required.


Can adults go on the slides?

The slides on the pools are only intended for children 16 years and under.  With an adult wristband, adults can use our large Dino Slide, X-Treme Tuber (limited locations only) and play in the pools.


Can I bring my own food or my own BBQ into the event?

No.  There is no outside food permitted at Waterworld Central events and you are unable to bring your own BBQ.  We do offer hot food such as hot chips, hot dogs, salads, chicken burgers and cold drinks on site for you to enjoy! **Please note, food options may vary from what is listed.


Can I bring my own chair and shade tent?

Yes.  You are more than welcome to bring your own chair and/or shade tent to the event.

Does my child 4 years old and under need to purchase a ticket?

Yes.  All children that will be swimming and using the slides will need to have a wristband.  However, a child 4 years old and under must have one adult supervisor in the pools and they can do this free of charge.  Children 4 years (6 years at Sydney location) and under are not permitted on the large Dino Slide.  SYDNEY ONLY - Must be 140+cm also.


Can I climb to the top of the slides with my child 4 years and under?

No.  Adults are not allowed on the slides.  They can lift their child onto the stairs and wait at the bottom of the slide if they like, but the child must be able to climb the stairs on his or her own.  We do have a few smaller slides that are geared toward younger children.  Children 4 and under are allowed on all equipment, except our large Dino Slide and X-Treme Tuber.

Will my pre-purchased online tickets be shipped to me?

No.  Your tickets will NOT be shipped to you.  Please bring your printed barcode to the ticket box where it will be scanned for entry. 

Can I purchase tickets at the gate on the day?

Yes.  Tickets can be purchased at the gate on the day or you can pre-purchase online. 

Do I need to book a specific session time when purchasing tickets online?

No.  Your pre-purchased tickets will work for any of the session times on any of our operating days.  If you would like the full 2 hours of the wristband, please arrive 15 minutes before the start of any session period.


What are the different session times?

Our daily Unlimited Rider Wristband Session times are as follows:

10am - 12pm

11am - 1pm

12pm - 2pm

1pm - 3pm

2pm - 4pm

Do spectators have to pay?

No.  Waterworld Central is FREE ENTRY for everyone.  You only pay if you will be using the attractions.


Do you have EFTPOS?

Yes, we have EFTPOS at our ticket box.

Do you have a season pass?

No.  Pricing is done daily only.


What are your operating hours/days?

Hours are site specific, but typically from 10am-4pm, please click on your location's page above to find our operating hours for your location.

Do I need to bring my swimmers to Waterworld?

Yes.  You will need to bring swimmers to Waterworld Central as the majority of slides have water on them, plus then you can enjoy the pools!



Phone  04 0991 2343

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