The Steel Taipan ride at Dreamworld on the Gold Coast is the theme parks newest attraction, due to open in late 2021! The AUD$32million roller coaster features a 1.2km track roller coaster and the Southern Hemisphere’s first triple launch system that launches the train forward, backwards, and then forwards again at a top speed of 105km/hr!
Fabritecture was contracted for the design & construction of a bespoke walkway canopy structure to shelter patrons as they wait in line for the Steel Taipan ride. The structure features custom printed Serge Ferrari PVC designed to match the architectural intent of the Gold rush County section of the theme park. 20115
2022 STA Special Commendation (Category 14): Dreamworld Steel Taipan
2022 IFAI International Award of Excellence, Best in Category (Freestanding Structures, >92 square meters): Dreamworld Steel Taipan
Gold Coast, QLD Australia
Completion Date: 2021
Size: 500sqm (5,382sqft)
Fabric: Serge Ferrari 702 S2 PVC