Kiss My Axe brings you Sydney’s newest extreme sport: urban indoor axe throwing. We’ve taken lumberjacking out of the woodlands and brought it to the heart of Alexandria. We promise thrilling, memorable (and safe) axe-periences that’ll be on your lips for years to come and keep you coming back for more.
Axe Throwing isn’t just for lumberjacks (and jills), it’s for anyone on the hunt for a bloody good time. We have a team of kick-axe coaches ready to help you hit the target. Don’t worry we’ll be gentle with you, at least the first time anyway. Got a question, head to our FAQs page or get in contact.
Urban axe throwing is a fun sport where you’ll get the opportunity to throw solid steel axes at wooden targets in an axe-tion packed 2-hour session:
You sure can! Please take a look at our Two for Tuesday, Date Night or Small Group packages.
A Large Group session runs for 2-hours and costs $60 per person
A Small Group session runs for 1 hour and costs $50 per person. We call this the taster session!
Please see our ‘Packages’ tab for full range of activities and pricing.
A Large Group session requires a minimum of 8 people.
A Small Group session requires a minimum of 2 people (except Saturdays which is a minimum of 4)
The more people, the more axe-citement!
Absolutely anybody is allowed to throw an axe so long as:
You are not intoxicated by alcohol or drugs.
Imagine darts on a much bigger scale. You only have one thrower at a time and in one direction so there is little that could go wrong.
We have implemented a number of safety measures and protocols to prevent any unforeseen injuries from occurring. This includes self-contained axe throwing lanes and a zero-alcohol policy. Plenty of time for drinks afterwards at the brewery next door.
Your safety is our top priority. Our expert coaches are trained to make you feel comfortable every step of the way.
You will be required to undertake our safety induction and training before beginning any throwing and then will have 1-on-2 coaching for the entire session to help make you feel more comfortable.
Yes, the minimum age to axe throw is 16 and all minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Believe it or not, the axes are a lot lighter than you think – the lightest (and smallest) weighs in at just under 300g and our largest axes weighs up to 1kg.
Our professionally trained instructors will help you select the most suitable axe for the technique required.
Yes, but only up to 20 weeks into your pregnancy and at your own discretion.
Given the physical nature of axe throwing, we recommend waiting until after the birth of your child. Your safety and the safety of your child is paramount to us.
We’ve searched far and wide to bring you the finest selections of axes for throwing so no need to bring your own.
League Players – Axe us how we can best help you select the right axe.
A legal guardian is considered as any person that has been appointed to care for another person by court and make decisions on their behalf. This does not include family members or close friends unless they have legally been granted responsibility over this person.
Women worldwide are killing it on the axe throwing league circuit.
Axe throwing isn’t about power but skill and we love seeing the lumberjills giving the lumberjacks a run for their money.
If you’d like to bring spectators to a private event, please get in contact with us beforehand. We have limits on numbers and need to make sure we adhere to them particularly during COVID. Spectating is free of charge and you could even view from our upstairs function room (booking required)
On league nights, spectators are encouraged to come along and cheer on family and friends (free of charge) so long as they are over 18 years of age.
Numbers are limited, particularly during COVID. Please contact us ahead of time to ensure we can secure you a place.
If time permits, spectators are welcome to give axe throwing a go once the league night is complete for the evening.
Yes – Kiss My Axe is a 10-minute walk from Green Square Train Station (900m).
Alternatively, you can take Bus 370 which will drop you 2-minutes away from our venue.
Redfern Train Station is a 14-minute (1.2km) walk away. Bus 355 from the station or Bus 309 from Regent Street will drop you a few minutes away otherwise.
We encourage all axe throwers and spectators to take public transport from either Green Square or Redfern Train Station to make your journey as simple as possible
If you prefer to drive, the closest carparks are located:
Each session is jam packed with axe-tion, fun and games.
On arrival you’ll meet your coach who’ll give you a tour of our venue and take you through our safety induction.
Your private training session will then begin. Your coach will teach you how to be an axe-pert thrower starting with the fundamentals of the sport and give you some target practice.
Once you’re feeling confident, the games will begin in a round robin competition. May the best lumberjack or lumberjill win!
All you need to bring is yourself and a pair of enclosed shoes, we supply the rest.
See the ‘About Us’ section for more information.
Yes, bathrooms and axe lanes are wheelchair accessible.
If the size of your group changes, please give us as much notice as possible to ensure we have adequate staffing arranged for your group.
Large Group sessions require a minimum of 8 throwers. If your numbers drop below this, please be aware that the minimum charge of 8 people will still be applied to your booking.
Please be aware there is a maximum of 15 people per lane so please let us know in advance if you need to add extra participants to ensure your whole party can take part in the event.
All sessions are required to be pre-booked. If on the off chance that you do walk in and a lane is free, you are welcome to throw.
Unfortunately, we cannot extend booking times given they’re in 2-hour blocks.
If you’re running late, please call ahead and give us as much notice as possible, that way we can ensure the time you have remaining is as axe-tion packed as possible.
Yes, bookings are essential to secure your lane.
Cash and all major credit cards including Visa and MasterCard are accepted.
Of course there is! Ice cold beer is served right next door at the Brewery. Bar & Restaurant No.5 is just a few doors away as are a number of other popular bars and eateries like the infamous Grounds of Alexandria
If you’d like to kick on to the city, Green Square Train Station is a 10 minute walk (1km) away from the venue.
Simply head to the session on our site you’d like to book and share the email invite with all your family and friends.
Once booked, all you need to remember is to arrive 15 minutes prior to your session time. That way we can get started and maximise your axe throwing time.
We know unforeseen circumstances can arise and that’s why we’d like to offer you a full refund if you cancel 14 days or more before your booked session.
Anything less than 48 hours we’ll be happy to move the entire booking to another date. A $50 re book fee will apply.
Are you joking? Of course we do and what more perfect way to celebrate.
Simply head to the ‘Packages’ section of our website, complete the booking and we’ll get the rest organised for your special event. Be sure to contact us if you’d like us to organise any catering, transport or surprise elements for your celebration.
We’ll make it an occasion to remember.
Under NSW legislation, No Axe throwing venue is permitted to serve alcohol to people whilst they are axe throwing. Second to that, people intoxicated by alcohol or drugs will not be allowed to throw.
Afterwards however feel free to hit up the Brewery next door for a tap beer or Bar No.5 a few doors down once all your fun is complete.
Of course! Our pizza package is the most popular simply add it when confirming your booking.
Alternatively you can contact us if you require additional catering and we will tailor something to your needs.
Our ears are all yours. Drop us a line if you like to discuss a partnership or franchise opportunity and we’ll be in contact.
We only have one stipulation and that is you must have enclosed shoes, other than that, feel free to dress as creative as you like.
Yes, head to our ‘Corporate’ section to find out about our ‘Don’t Get Axed’ Corporate Training.
Yes! A great gift for any occasion. Simply make a booking for the package you like and select the “Gift card’ Option. You can write a personal message and send or download it for someone.
The team welcomed my friends and I the moment we arrived. We've never done axe throwing before but Ian hosted and introduced us into the whole thing, made the whole experience energetic and fun. A quick one hour of throwing axes and we're all keen on coming back. Thank you Ian and team for the warm welcome!
It was the most axe-citing experience! From the moment we walked in, everything was very well organised. Our instructor was so welcoming and animated! You get great support from the staff to better your throws. The atmosphere was amazing and definitely very safe. Would 100% recommend!
Had an absolute blast at Kiss My Axe on Monday! It was the BEST fun we’ve had in a while. Staff were very friendly and approachable and knew how to have fun and make it an awesome experience! Shout out to Ian for our experience, he was incredible! So much fun, lots of laughs. We will definitely be back!!
There isn't much more that could be said about this place besides KISS MY AXE!!! Great atmosphere and place to go for any type of event. The staff know how to make it an exciting day for you so you can take a seat back and just enjoy. Whether its your first time or an experienced Axe Thrower, you'll have a blast letting loose and chucking those axes and hitting your target. ITS A MUST TRY!!! Definitely going to come back here as a date!
Just did date night at Kiss My Axe it was so much fun!! Such a great birthday present and well worth the money! I would particularly recommend going in bigger groups and doing a tournament style activity! It would also be so great for a bucks activity. All the team were really friendly and funny. Will, who lead our group, is an absolute legend! He really made us feel welcome and was hilarious throughout the night! He brought a bunch of couples who were strangers that were pretty quiet at the start to cheering each other by the end of the night. Great bloke with a lot of energy, he definitely made the night extra fun! TLDR: 10/10 recommend this place even if it's a bit of a trek to get there!
Cam was an incredible instructor. He made us all feel so welcome and showed us how to throw a mean axe! We had a lot of fun, we were constantly engaged in a little friendly competition between friends and Cam kept us on the edge of our seats. The hour we were there went so quickly, we wish we had have booked for 2. Will definitely be back soon!
Excellent experience from beginning to end. Fairly last minute booking for a big group. They were so helpful on the phone and on the night. Everyone had a brilliant time, food arrived on time and was just what we asked for, I feel like there are some axe throwing converts now. Hats off to the team, great work. Thank you!
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