A. Different sessions start at different times, so check your event confirmation email as it has all the details or you can select your event location from the LOCATIONS PAGE for information around your event.
A. Different sessions finish at different times, so check your event confirmation email as it has all the details or you can select your event location from the LOCATIONS PAGE for information around your event.
A. You can wear whatever you’d like, except no shoes, jeans or clothing with buckles, badges or anything that could rip a slide especially jewellery. Surf and swimwear do make for faster sliding and remember, be tasteful though there may be kids around!
A. Yes you can bring your own food, we also will have a great range of food and beverages available for purchase as well.
A. No, our liquor licence does not allow BYO, so you will need to buy all alcoholic beverages at the venue.
A. Different sessions have different age restrictions with slides have different height restrictions based on it’s length, for an exact list for your event click your events location on our LOCATIONS PAGE.
A. Different slides have different height restrictions, for an exact list for your event click your events location on our LOCATIONS PAGE.
A. Rain will mean better sliding and less water usage, so it’s all good and business as usual for the slides. Entertainment may be affected depending on the amount of rain, which we will keep everyone informed via the event Facebook Page.
A. All tickets to Slideapalooza are nonrefundable unless we change the event date in which you will have a period of time to claim a refund. If you can no longer make it to your event, you can transfer your ticket to a friend, which is free online up until a week before the event (LINK). Anything after this will have to be done at the event which incurs a $15 fee.
A. You can still come watch, sessions without live entertainment are free for spectators. Sessions with entertainment you can purchase a non slider ticket and join in the fun while staying dry.
A. Check in for your event will be available at the venue an hour prior to your session time.
A. Different sessions have different price points with prices more affordable early. For a detailed price list click your events location on our LOCATIONS PAGE.
A. Sessions without live entertainment are free for spectators. Sessions with entertainment you can purchase a non slider ticket and join in the fun while staying dry.
A. All you need is yourself in some slide worthy clothing, your confirmation email, your ID a towel and change of clothes and we will do the rest.
A. There will be a bag drop at the venue run by some awesome local charity which will cost you $2.
A. Depends on the gradient of the hill we set up and the size of the slide. Our aim to to have you at a constant speed where you smile all the way down.
A. Be aware that we are talking long slides and long walk up hills to get sliding. Yes we have precautions in place but like any outdoor activity there is a small chance of injury.
A. Tickets are only available online through our ticketing company, for a link to buy tickets to your event, visit your event on the LOCATIONS PAGE.
A. GoPro’s or are OK if there are no sharp bits … but leave the poles / selfie sticks at home.
A. On the family days we will have kid only slides for them to slide without fear of the big kids. And of course they can take on any of the slides that they are tall enough to slide, and they can slide with mum or dad if that makes them feel safer.
A. We recommend turning up with enough time to park, check in and then find the coffee van and check out the awesomeness that awaits you … so usually around an hour before slide time …. Participants emails the week of the event will prepare you for any things that may shorten or increase this recommended arrival time.
A. Depending on your venue and location there will be parking, we always try to provide parking (at a fee) for convenience, if not it will be street parking and public transport.
A. We will employ some awesome photographers to take snaps of your fun on the slides which we will have available to purchase unless your event sells out … then it FREE PHOTO’S!!!
A. The only timed event is the Elite wave of Saturday mornings Slide’n’Sprint, but we will have clocks at the venue to see how much time you have left in your session.
A. Wave times only exist in Saturday mornings Slide’n’Sprint event, these will leave every hour to allow time for each competitor to try and get the 5kms in during the allotted time.
A. Absolutely, and we love you,head to our VOLUNTEER PAGE, to get signed up to help us deliver some FUN.
A. All sliders will get insurance as part of their ticket purchase, to see what the insurance entails CLICK HERE. Slide’n’Sprint participants will also get a medal or dogtag and a t-shirt as a reward for their efforts.
A. Yes, like every outdoor event you will need to sign a waiver online when registering.
A. Slideapalooza is a for profit event run by Fun Events Pty Ltd, but we work with national and local charities to use the Fun to FUNdraise as much as possible.
A. We have more event specific FAQ’s on each event’s location page which you can find here LOCATIONS PAGE or if that is still no help, email firstname.lastname@example.org.