Event Guide

All you need to know about getting around at the 2019 Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint!

Map

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Opening Hours

General Admission

Gates will open and close to the public at the following times across the weekend:

  • Friday: 7.30am to end of last race
  • Saturday: 7.30am to end of last race
  • Sunday: 7.30am to end of last race

Box Offices

The hours of operation for the Ticketek Box Offices are as follows:

  • Friday: 7.00am to 3.30pm
  • Saturday: 7.00am to 4.30pm
  • Sunday: 7.00am to 5.00pm

Accreditation Centre

The hours of operation for the Accreditation Centre are as follows:

  • Thursday: 8.30am to 5.00pm
  • Friday: 6.30am to 4.00pm
  • Saturday: 6.30am to 4.30pm
  • Sunday: 6.30am to 3.00pm

The Accreditation Centre is located on the corner of Champions Way and the Cunningham Highway. 

Members

Members gain early entry from the main gate 2, at 7:00am. 

Transport

By Car

From Brisbane and Gold Coast, follow the signage on the Cunningham Highway to Queensland Raceway. 

Onsite parking is available for all public and officials. Please refer to the event Track Map above for the location on Champions Way.

When you enter the precinct please follow all ‘Parking’ signage to ensure you get to the location efficiently.

Fans also have the opportunity to park their cars trackside with a Park and View upgrade ticket.

Hire your car from AVIS while in Queensland, and you'll be in Pole Position with complimentary VIP parking at the Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint. The AVIS VIP Car Park is located outside Gate 2. 

Leaving Queensland Raceway

When leaving for the Gold Coast, due to the large amount of event traffic a traffic management plan will be in place. Please follow the diversion signs to the Gold Coast which will take you via Beaudesert. Although this route is longer in km, it is a faster route in high traffic periods. Please follow the direction of police.

Shuttle Bus

Shuttle buses will be running to and from Ipswich Train Station in Bell Street and Queensland Raceway on Saturday and Sunday Only. This is a free service when you show your event ticket.

Departure times are detailed below:

Depart Ipswich Station for QLD Raceway (Willowbank)

SATURDAY SUNDAY
8.00am 8.00am
8.30am 8.30am
9.00am 9.00am
9.30am 9.30am
10.00am 10.00am

Depart QLD Raceway (Willowbank) for Ipswich Station

SATURDAY SUNDAY
3.00pm 3.00pm
4.00pm 3.30pm
4.30pm 4.00pm
5.00pm 4.30pm
5.45pm 5.00pm
5.45pm

Note: These shuttle busses are not wheelchair accessible.

Public Transport 

Ipswich Station is located approximately 20 minutes from Queensland Raceway, with the above shuttle buses running between the station and the track.

For all other public transport information please refer to the TransLink website: translink.com.au.

Brisbane

Travelling from or near Brisbane? Visit www.visitbrisbane.com.au to discover what Brisbane has to offer, including everything from what's on to accommodation. 

Accessibility Information

Viewing Facilities

There is one (1) accessible viewing platform located along Pit Straight to the left of the pit building.

Please Note: Only one carer per patron with disability is permitted on the viewing platforms.

For access to the accessible viewing platform, the best entry gate is Gate 1. Gate 2 also provides access.

Toilets

There are wheelchair friendly amenities available in the following locations:

* Permanent toilet block behind the accessible viewing platform

* Toilet block behind turn 3

* Behind Park and View

Track Crossings

There are no track crossings at this event.

Parking

There are a number of allocated accessible parking spots available at Car Park A near Gate 1. You must have a government issued disabled parking permit displayed to gain access.

The accessible parking area listed above also contains an accessible drop off area.

Companion Card

Companion Cards are accepted at this event for general admission tickets and access to the wheelchair accessible platforms. If a companion card ticket is required, then the companion card must be presented at the time of booking and also carried with the disabled person when attending the event.

To book companion card tickets please call 132 849 or visit any Ticketek outlet.

Official Charities

Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint is proud to be supporting Ronald McDonald House South East Queensland (RMHC SEQ) and the Ipswich Hospital Foundation (IHF), as this year’s official event charities.

Ronald McDonald House Charities South East Queensland (RMHC SEQ)

RMHC SEQ provides essential accommodation and support services to seriously ill or injured children and their families. They help keep families together and by their child’s side during treatment, providing a comfortable home away from home through their toughest times. RMHC SEQ can accommodate up to 139 families each night at one of their three houses. Events such as Century Batteries Ipswich SuperSprint are essential for helping fund their mission in ‘keeping families close’ and they couldn’t do it without your help.

Donate today: https://www.rmhc.org.au/donate

Ipswich Hospital Foundation

Ipswich Hospital Foundation provides support to the community by providing low cost fitness activities, access to healthy events, motivation and incentive,  as well as funding for the provision of medical equipment, staff education, training and professional development, health and medical research and digital hospital. Ipswich Hospital Foundation is committed to dreaming big and seeks for the West Moreton Region to Become the Healthiest Community in Australia in partnership with local health service, West Moreton Health. 

West Moreton Health has transitioned to the integrated electronic medical record (ieMR) program and provides technology driven care closer to home for patients and Ipswich Hospital Foundation is taking the journey by funding the upgrade of some technologies and staff training. Research in the West Moreton region is making a real difference to the lives of patients and Ipswich Hospital Foundation is proud to support research in a number of ways – funding research projects, scholarships, presentations and the annual Research Awards.

Learn more: https://www.ihfoundation.org.au/

FAQ'S

ATM’s

There are several, please refer to the track map above for exact locations.

Event Programs

The Official Program will be sold at the Supercars Programs Store and Gate 2 Ticketek Box Office for $10 each.

First Aid

1300 Medics will provide First Aid services at the event.

Staff will be roaming the venue and will be based from their facility near Gate 2.

Please refer to the Track Map for the exact location.

Food and Beverage

There are a number of food outlets to choose from located around the event precinct. Patrons may bring in limited quantities of food and drink for personal consumption. 

Alcoholic beverages are available for sale from the numerous bars and licensed outlets located throughout the venue. Bars will operate from 10am daily. Liquor licensing laws prevent patrons from bringing their own alcohol into the venue. No alcohol or glass is permitted to be brought into the precinct.

Information Booth

The Information Booth is located adjacent to the main gate, Gate 2. The Information Booth will be the first point of contact for all lost property.

Parents Room

There is one (1) parents change room located in the main permanent toilet block, next to the Paddock entry. 

Police Services

The Queensland Police Service (QPS) will be established within the vicinity of Gate 2 and will be conducting roaming patrols throughout the days of the event.

Track Crossings

There are no track crossings at this event.

Gazebos

Park and View:
Yes you can have a gazebo, however it needs to be placed at the back or front of the vehicle not next to it, must only be 3x3m and needs to be secured safely.
 
General viewing area:
Yes you can have a gazebo, at the top of the hill on the viewing mound only, providing it is not obstructing any viewing, and it needs to be secured safely.
 
If Security or Event Staff deem your gazebo not to be safe, obstructing views or located in an inappropriate location (next to a bar or food vendor) then you will be asked to remove or relocate it.