All the fun of the show just has to include the rides, whether you love the gentle easy rides or the hair-raising extreme to crazy rides. If you love rides there is something at the Royal Melbourne Show for you.
*Image Royal Melbourne Show Website - Rides Section
Family-friendly rides can be found at the Adventure Carnival, especially for ages 6 to 16.
For the junior riders - the Kids' Carnival next to the Jayco Animal Nursery is great for the under 6's.
Classic: The Nova Sky Wheel will provide great views over the entire Royal Melbourne Show.
Writers favourite picks:
For the little ones 1. Cup and Saucer 2. Cars4Kids 3. Bungee Tramps
For the tweens: 1. The Spook - ghost train
2. Big Bubble Bump - Super fun to walk on water in a bubble
3. Taipan Roller Coaster
For the thrillseekers:
1. The Beast
($20 or two for $30)
Made famous as the largest transportable ride to come to Australia, The Beast has a flight height of more than 40 metres, taking it right up there with theme park rides. Make sure you haven't had too much to eat and secure your belongings.
2. Hard Rock - Rotating on the end of a claw
3. Rebel - A brand new addition to the show
Over to you:
What is your best ride at the Royal Melbourne Show, gazing into your love's eyes or screaming out your lungs at them?
We would love to hear your suggestions