Vortex Wind Karting, Nelson

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  • January 23, 2017
    Visited Vortex whilst in Nelson, didn't know what to expect but instantly took a 30 minute taster session. Myself, my 70yr old Dad and my 10yr old son took to the course and absolutely loved it, hooke...  more »
  • January 4, 2017
    Had a great time here with the kids, oldest driving her own cart and my 6 year old in beside me, not to mention my wife loved it as well. The venue is perfect for learning and the instructions and sup...  more »
  • December 29, 2016
    5 competitive guys had great time racing around the track: good balance between exhilaration and fun. Well worth the visit but check the wind: the organisers will give you an honest assessment of the ...  more »
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  • June 25, 2017
    Not a nice experience meeting this person. Murray needs to lightenup.
  • December 29, 2016
    Tops fun... all the kids loved it ..Murry was a top bloke...
  • September 12, 2016
    Blokarting is great fun for anyone who likes sailing or the idea of flying around a track just powered by the wind. Anyone can learn to Blokart safely in 5-10mins. It isn't very physical, but is very exciting. Nelson is very lucky to have 1 of New Zealands' best Blokarting tracks - just 2 mins from Richmond town center. . Vortex karting hires carts and gives you all the necessary instruction. Cheap and lots of fun. There is also a local blokarting club called 'TOTS' Top of the South - blokarting. They sail and race on the track most sundays about 12 pm over the summer.

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