What makes Segway Mini Adventure (30) so popular?
If you are short on time or budget and just want to see if you like riding one of these amazing machines then a 30 minute mini-adventure fun ride is the answer!
You’ll be surprised at how easy it is to ride a Segway. When you first step aboard one of these amazing machines you will quickly find that it will gently move you and keep you balanced almost like an extension of you as it intuitively moves in response to where you want to go. It’s natural, safe and instinctive. Just step on, shift your weight forward, backward, left or right and Lean Steer technology immediately sends you gliding in the precise direction you want to go, at exactly the speed you want to move. Straighten up and you gently stop.
On this 30 minute Segway mini adventures you’ll receive all the rider training you need to be able to master riding one of these amazing machines. Once you are rider ready, depending on time, you’ll then set off to have a Segway experience you’ll forever remember the only problem is you’ll want more!
We have a number of great resorts in which you can experience riding the All-Terrain Segway like, the Opal Cove Resort in Coffs Harbour, the Balgownie Resort & Spa in the Yarra Valley and the Armory at Sydney Olympic Park! Just clik on the locations tab to find a location near you where you can experience the thrills of riding the aweseome All-Terrain Segway.
Frequently Asked Questions
You've got questions? We've got answers! Everything you thought to ask, and some things you didn't. This is a collection of the most common queries we get on this event from our customers. We recommend you have a read to ensure you're not caught out on the day. If there's anything you're still unsure of, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Q: WHERE IS THE MEETING POINT?
If you click on the Directions Tab you will find specific details where to find us.
Q: IS THERE AN AGE OR WEIGHT LIMIT?
For most Segway mini adventures you must be at least 9 years of age. In addition to this riders must weigh at least 28 kgs and not more than 115kgs. Please refer to the specific tour you are interested in for specific details.
Q: CAN THOSE UNDER 18 COME ON A FUN RIDE ALONE?
For safety reasons, minors (anyone under the age of 18) must be accompanied by an adult on the tour.
Q: HOW MANY PEOPLE WILL BE ON THE TOUR?
Typically our fun rides operate in groups of 7-8 guests or less per facilitator.
Q: WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AMOUNT OF PEOPLE REQUIRED FOR THE TOUR TO PROCEED?
We normally require a minimum of 4 people in order for this type of tour to proceed. We will contact you if the tour is not proceeding due to minimum numbers not being met.
Q: WHAT IF I HAVE MORE THAN 7 PEOPLE?
Unless otherwise arranged prior (for larger groups), the group will be split up for safety reasons.
Q: DO YOU PROVIDE PRIVATE TOURS?
We most certainly can arrange a private tour for your group. Pricing may vary depending on the amount of people due to the fact that the ride is exclusive for your group only.
Q: WHAT TIME DO I NEED TO GET THERE FOR MY TOUR?
If you could arrive 10 minutes early for your scheduled tour to fill out the necessary paperwork. Each rider will need to sign an liability waiver form and if the rider is under 18, a parent or guardian will be required to sign on their behalf.
Q: WHAT HAPPENS IF I HAVE AN ACCIDENT WHILST ON THE RIDE?
You are responsible for the Segway whilst it is in your possession. Therefore if you damage someone’s property or injure yourself or someone else, you are responsible for any damages, this includes our Segways. In there is damage to our Segways, you will be required to provide a $750 security deposit by way of credit card. This money will be retained until such time as we can get a quote for the damages. Once we know the full costs, you will be required to pay these within 7 days.
Q: IS THIS RIDE OFFERED IN ANY OTHER LANGUAGE BESIDE ENGLISH?
All our tours are in English. We can however organise private rides in other languages if required.
Q: IS TRAINING INCLUDED AS PART OF THE TOUR?
All our tours include a period of time for training and learning how to master riding these amazing machines. On average approximately 10 minutes of hands-on rider training is included in your tour duration. The tour will not set off until you are 'rider ready' and the facilitator is confident you can safely ride through the various terrain you will encounter on the mini-tour.
Q: HOW DIFFICULT IS IT TO RIDE, WILL I BE ABLE TO PICK IT UP QUICKLY?
This fun ride is designed so that you learn the technique of riding one of these amazing machines. It is only a short duration tour and the majority of your time will be spent learning and practising how to ride the amazing Segway personal transporter. The advanced techniques you will learn will enable you to be able to ride in any condition on any future tour plus you will also have heaps of fun in the process. For most people it only takes 10 minutes to learn to ride and the remaining time will be spent exploring and completing your tour.
Q: CAN MORE THAN 1 PERSON RIDE THE SEGWAY AT ONCE?
The Segway is designed so that only 1 person at a time can ride it. Therefore you can not ride with young children or double another person.
Q: WHAT IF I AM PREGNANT, CAN I STILL RIDE?
Unfortunately not. We feel the risk to both child and mother to be to high to allow pregnant women to participate in any Segway tour or ride.
Q: WHAT IS YOUR CANCELLATION POLICY?
Please refer to the Terms & Conditions tab where we explain in detail our REFUND and CANCELLATION Policy.
Q: ARE THE TOURS CANCELLED IF IT RAINS?
Tours can proceed in light rain, we normally have some rain jackets available for you to use, but please check availability, otherwise feel free to bring your own. If the facilitator decides the rain is to heavy, for safety reasons we may elect to reschedule your tour to another day, if this day is unsuitable for you, we will provide a full refund.
Q: WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING MY TOUR?
Time Out Adventures is a sales, marketing and booking organisation, we do not provide or operate the Segway Tour or Ride you book. Once you have made your booking you will receive a booking confirmation which will confirm who the operator is for your tour. If however you would like to make changes to your booking such as the times, dates, cancel your service or have any enquiries feel free to contact us on 1300 090 767 and we gladly assist.
Segway Mini Adventure (30): Now playing at a venue near you!
Presently we hold this activity as part of the following events. Simply pick one from the list and check availability if you'd like to book. If you can't find a location that suits, don't worry, simply contact us for more details as we're adding new locations all the time and may have something that suits!
- Check Times Armory Segway Fun Ride (Sydney Olympic Park)
When: Refer to Booking form Where: New South Wales
- Check Times Action Pack (Balgownie Resort)
When: Refer to Booking form Where: Yarra Glen , Victoria
- Check Times Segway Fun Ride (Balgownie Resort)
When: Refer to Booking form Where: Yarra Glen , Victoria
- Check Times Segway Fun Ride (Opal Cove Resort)
When: Refer to booking form Where: Coffs Harbour , New South Wales
- Check Times Action Pack (Opal Cove Resort)
When: Refer to Booking form Where: Coffs Harbour , New South Wales
- Trained Guide / Facilitator
- Ful training
- Wet weather jackets
- Cash / Change (Credit Cards only)
Terms and Conditions
Time Out Adventures & Entertainment is a sales, marketing and booking agent for Segway Operators that provide rides and tours to the public. Time Out Adventures is not the operator of these Segway Experiences. If you require changes to your booking, please contact us and we will facilitate this change for you. Fees may apply.
The Segway Participant acknowledges and agrees that, upon accepting a Segway experience booking through Time Out Adventures and Entertainment, they Acknowledge that Segway Riding is a dangerous recreational activity within the meaning of the Civil Liability Act (Qld, NSW & Vic) and involves a significant risk of injury, harm or damage and the participant accepts this risk when accepting the booking.
If you are under the age of 18, a parent or guardian accepts this Risk on your behalf. Time Out Adventures & Entertainment will not be responsible for any loss, injury or damage incurred or suffered by the participant during the Segway Experience. By accepting a booking for a Segway Experience through Time Out Adventures and Entertainment, the Participant and guardian releases and forever holds Time Out Adventures & Entertainment, their servants, agents and employees harmless from any and all injury, harm or damage, cost, expense or loss including consequential loss suffered by or caused to the Participant or to others as a result of the Participants use or operation of the Segway and or as a result of accepting this booking no matter what the cause or where such injury, harm or damage arises and;
By undertaking a Segway Experience booked through Time Out Adventures & Entertainment, the Participant and the guardian will not threaten to make, make, commence, file or bring any demand, claim, court proceedings, application or suit concerning the Segway Experience, rescheduling a booking or any event arising out of either against Time Out Adventures, their servants, agents or employees and if they do then they will indemnify the owners, directors, their servants, agents or employees for and against any order, judgment, decision or decree of the court and the owner’s legal costs and any costs of a court ordered against the owner on the indemnity basis.