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Waterparks: Success for WhiteWater in Australia


Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre's CEO,  Simon Weatherill,  smiles at the grand opening of WhiteWater's FlowRider.WhiteWater West, the global leader in waterpark design, engineering, manufacturing and installation, is delighted with  recent successes in Australia.  WhiteWater is looking to continue to grow in the region by designing, manufacturing, engineering and installing larger waterparks and municipal recreation centres.

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FlowRider® at Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre

WhiteWater has supplied Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre with the state’s first Double FlowRider®.  Opened to the public in January 2012, The FlowRider® is a surfing simulator attraction which allows riders to surf on a thin sheet of water.  (See image above: Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre’s CEO, Simon Weatherill, smiles at the grand opening of the FlowRider.)Australia's largest waterpark,  Zagames Paradise Resort features not one,  but two of WhiteWater's AquaPlay multi-level interactive play structures

Zagames Paradise Resort

Zagames Paradise Resort, the biggest waterpark in Australia, has two AquaPlay multi-level interactive play structures.  The AquaPlayTM AP1050 (right) is over 33 feet (10 meters) high with more than 80 interactive water features.  The smaller AquaPlayTM AP150 provides thrills for younger children, with play areas in shallow water.  This is the largest AquaPlayTM waterpark in the southern hemisphere.

North Star Holiday Resort offers a large waterpark feel with WhiteWater's AquaPlay AP550 attractionNorth Star Holiday Resort

WhiteWater has installed an AquaPlayTM AP550 (left) with a tipping bucket, additional AquaSprayTM elements and an AquaTuneTM interactive musical instrument, with a fun ‘under the sea’ theme, at the Big4 North Star Holiday Resort in Hastings Point, New South Wales, giving the resort the feel of a larger waterpark.

About WhiteWater West, The Waterpark Company

Established in 1980, WhiteWater is the global leader in waterpark design, engineering, manufacturing and installation, with more than 30 years of award-winning expertise, 4000 projects completed, 500+ employees and 16 offices worldwide. WhiteWater specializes in signature waterslides, AquaPlayTM multi-level interactive structures, wave-generating equipment, FlowRider® stationary surfing machines, Prime PlayTM active play attractions and Family Adventure Parks, and our newest innovation AquaCourse, the only interactive aquatic ropes course in the industry. Our markets include indoor and outdoor waterparks, hotels and resorts, amusement and theme parks, cruise ships, specialty markets and parks and recreational aquatic facilities.

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