Bumper crowd takes in NTI Townsville 500

08 Jul 2023
127,044 fans attend 2023 edition of Townsville event
2 mins by James Pavey

Supercars has announced a crowd figure of 127,044 for this year's NTI Townsville 500, North Queensland's biggest annual sporting event.

Reid Park lit up on track during the day, and under thr Big Top at night, to deliver a bumper sixth round of 2023.

"We are thrilled and delighted to have seen 127,044 passionate motorsport fans attend this year's NTI Townsville 500," Event Manager Matt Ramsden said.

“The support and enthusiasm demonstrated by the crowd over the last three days is a testament to the 15 years of success this event has had in North Queensland.


“We would like to extend our gratitude to all the fans who made their way to Townsville to be a part of this year’s event, which included Saturday night’s memorable Ministry of Sound Classical performance and the first ever ATN Drone Light show over the skies of North Queensland, which captivated crowds around Reid Park.

“The NTI Townsville 500 has always been a standout event on our calendar, and this year was no exception.

“We would also like to express our gratitude to the Queensland Government and Tourism and Events Queensland, Townsville City Council, NTI and our series partners for their support in making this event a resounding success once again in 2023.”

The 2023 Repco Supercars Championship will resume at the Beaurepaires Sydney SuperNight on July 28-30. Tickets are on sale now.

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