About

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

Constructed by Ride Trade, a division of Intamin, based in Liechtenstein.
StatusOperating
Opening DateSeptember 18, 2004

Stats

Ride type (model) Gyro Swing
Manufacturer Intamin
Vehicles/rows 1
Riders per vehicle 32
Height 27.15 m
Speed 64 km/hr
Capacity 400 people per hour
Cost AUD$6,000,000
Ride time 1:30 mins

User Ratings

Enjoyment | 3 comments →
8.4
Effectiveness | 3 comments →
9.2
Intensity | 4 comments →
7.6
Rider Comfort | 3 comments →
8.8
Pacing | 2 comments →
8.4
Theming/Storyline | 4 comments →
6.8
Upkeep/Presentation | 3 comments →
8.4
Queue/Efficiency | 2 comments →
8.0

User Reviews

8.0
1 found this helpful
Santa07 1 month ago
A great ride for Dreamworld that gives a great variety of forces. Could go up a bit in size though.
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8.0
1 found this helpful

The Claw (flat ride)

ThemeTendo 2 months ago
An enjoyable thrill ride, a giant glorified swing, that spins. Check it out if you haven't before, however, I wouldn't wait hours for the ride, as it's not anything spectacular.
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8.0
1 found this helpful

The Claw (flat ride)

AUSTHEMEPARKS 8 months ago
Great flat!
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8.0
1 found this helpful

The Claw (flat ride)

Zanstabar 8 months ago
A great thrill ride that could do with a bit of elbow grease
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7.0
1 found this helpful

The Claw (flat ride)

lolman123 10 months ago
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