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The Claw


Dreamworld (update/edit)

Status: Operating
Opened: September 18 2004
Cost: $6,000,000
Ride Type: Gyro Swing
Manufacturer: Intamin
Height: 27.15m 89.052ft
Speed: 64km/h 40mph
Ride Time: 1:30 mins
Capacity: 400 pph

General Overview
The height is the maximum height of the spinning gondola. As it swings to 120, the gondola's maximum height is actually more than the supporting structure's, which is approximately 16m tall.

Special Info
Constructed by Ride Trade, a division of Intamin, based in Liechtenstein.

 Coasters

Coaster Name Date
Mick Doohan's Motocoaster 2007
Rugrats Runaway Reptar 2002
Cyclone 2001
Tower of Terror 1997
Defunct Coasters
Thunderbolt 1982 - 2003
Eureka Mountain Mine Ride 1986 - 2006

 Rides & Attractions

Attraction Name Date
Dorothy's Rosy Tea Cup Ride 2006
FlowRider 2006
Nightmares 2006
Wiggles World 2005
Big Red Car 2005
Farmyard Friends 2004
The Claw 2004
Nickelodeon Central 2002
Australian Wildlife Experience 2001
Big Brother House & Studios 2001
Giant Drop 1998
Tiger Island 1995
Wipeout 1993
Vortex 1990
Thunder River Rapids 1986
Reef Diver 1983
Rocky Hollow Log Ride 1981
Vintage Cars 1981
Captain Sturt Paddle Wheeler 1981
Dreamworld Railway 1981
Imax Theatre 1981
Defunct Rides & Attractions
Country Jamboree 1982 - 1990
Go Karts 1982 - 1992
Creature Cruise 1997 - 2000
Outback Celebration 2002 - 2002
Lara Croft Tomb Raider - Enter the Tomb 2003 - 2004
Skylink Chairlift 1989 - 2005
Krakatoa's Revenge Water Slide 1983 - 2006
Aqualoop Flume Ride 1983 - 2006
Toboggan Ride 1983 - 2006
Stingray 1983 - 2007


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Construction Timeline



The Claw preview
17 September 2004

ALL GALLERIES


Dreamworld welcomes The
The Claw begins testing
Construction nears
Dreamworld's new

»Fantastic!
25 Oct 2007 . It's my favourite out of all of the rides thier. You feel so free during the ride.
brokenfate27

»Insane
2 Oct 2007 . One of, if not THE best rides at Dreamworld! The sensations are crazy and the lines move so fast. For maximum effect, ride first thing in the morning in the seats near the control booth... You won't be disappointed!
WnW_Rocks



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