Event Guide

All you need to know about getting around at the WD-40 Phillip Island 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, 12 April 2019 - 8.30am to end of the last race
  • Saturday, 13 April 2018 - 8.00am to end of the last race
  • Sunday, 14 April 2018 - 8.00am to end of the last race

Park and View

Opening hours for Park and View are as follows:

  • Friday, 12 April 2019 - 8.30am to end of the last race
  • Saturday, 13 April 2019 - 8.00am to end of the last race
  • Sunday, 14 April 2019 - 8.00am to end of the last race

Please enter the park and view areas via the following gates only:

  • Gate 3 on Gap Road (South)
  • Gate 6 on Visitor Centre Drive

Accreditation Centre

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

  • Thursday 11 April 2019 - 8.00 to 5.00pm
  • Friday 12 April 2019 - 7.30am to 5.00pm
  • Saturday 13 April 2019 - 7.00am to 5.30pm
  • Sunday 14 April 2019 - 7.00am to 4.00pm

The Accreditation Centre is located off Visitor Centre Drive, closest to Gate 1.

Members

Patrons in possession of a 2019 Supercars Membership card will be entitled to enter the track 30 minutes prior to the general public at Gate 7A.

Transport and Parking

By Car

Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit is located on Back Beach Road, two hours south of Melbourne. Take the Monash Freeway (M1) to the Cranbourne exit, where you will turn into the South Gippsland Highway (M420). Follow this route to the Bass Highway (A420), through Grantville and Bass, then onto the Phillip Island Road (B420) to San Remo, over the bridge onto Phillip Island.

General Admission Parking is available free of charge at the circuit (subject to capacity). The car park is located nearest to Gate 1 off Back Beach Road. 

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

AVIS Car Hire

Hire your car from AVIS while in Victoria, and you'll be in Pole Position with VIP parking at the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint. The AVIS VIP Car Park is located outside Gate 7. 

Ferry Services

Connect to the ferry via the V-Line train from Stony Point and catch the passenger ferry to Cowes, Phillip Island. See InterIsland Ferries or phone 03 9585 5730.

Helicopter Services

Phillip Island Helicopters will be conducting transfers to the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint from many easy locations:

  • Essendon Airport
  • Morrabbin Airport
  • Hastings (Tyabb Airport)
  • Tooradin Airport

Alternatively, try Park-N-Fly. Simply park your car at Phillip Island Airport and be flown straight to the track. 

Phone 03 5956 7316, email info@phillipislandhelicopters.com or visit Phillip Island Helicopters for further information.

Bus Services

A shuttle bus service will be in operation transferring patrons from Cowes and San Remo to and from the circuit. A timetable will be made available closer to the event. 

Taxi Services

A taxi rank is located at Gate 1. Patrons can phone 131 008 to make a booking.

Accessibility Information

Viewing Facilities

There are two dedicated viewing platforms which are attended by event officials throughout the event. They allow access to those patrons with a disability and one companion. Refer to the Track Map for locations.

Toilets

There are a number of wheelchair friendly toilets in the precinct:

  • Outside the Visitors Centre
  • In the Supercars Paddock
  • Outside the track near the Pedestrian Bridge

Track Crossings

There are no track crossings at this event, however a wheelchair accessible shuttle bus will operate within the venue stopping at all gates and the infield regularly. 

Parking

Accessible parking is available in the General Admission car park. Please display your disability parking permit.

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 Charity

Cure Cancer

Cure Cancer is dedicated entirely to funding early-career cancer researchers. We identify, assess and fund the research we believe has the best possible chance of finding a cure.

Over the past 52 years, Cure Cancer has raised $66.2m to support lifesaving research across all cancer types. We’ve funded over 500 research grants to young researchers with groundbreaking, innovative ideas, many who have gone on to become leaders in cancer research globally.

Cancer doesn’t discriminate and neither do we, which is why we fund research across all cancer types including rare cancers.

Our vision is to make this the last generation to die from cancer.

DONATE NOW: curecancer.com.au

FAQ's

ATM’s

There will be several ATM's located around the circuit. Refer to the Track Map for locations.

Event Programs

The official event program will be available for purchase for $10 from the Ticketek box offices or the official program store inside Merchandise Alley. 

First Aid

There will be several first aid facilities located around the circuit. Refer to the Track Map for locations.

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 glass is permitted.

Information Booth

The Information Booth is located near the Paddock Ticket Sales office on the western side of the over track bridge. The Information Booth will be the first point of contact for all lost property. 

Parents Room

There are baby changing facilities located in the Paddock Toilet block.

Police Services

Police Services will be established within the vicinity and will be conducting roaming patrols throughout the days of the event. 

Track Commentary

Tune into 87.6FM during the event to hear on track commentary of racing action and what's happening on and off the track.