Event Guide

All you need to know about getting around at the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint

Map

Click here to download a high resolution copy of the track map

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 at Gate 2, access via Back Beach Road.

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 Western Port Ferries or phone 03 52574565.

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. This service is operating Saturday and Sunday only.

Tickets are $15 per person return or $10 one way. Tickets can be purchased on board from the driver. All children 15 & under accompanied by an adult are free. 

View timetable or phone Phillip Island Bus on (03) 5952 2500 for further information. 

Taxi Services

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

Travel and Accommodation 

Heading to Phillip Island for the WD-40 Phillip Island SuperSprint? Why not take some time to explore the region. 

Phillip Island has so much to offer! From the iconic penguin parade, wildlife viewing, outdoors activities, wineries and breweries, tours and family friendly adventures. 

Find recommended things to do and places to stay here: https://www.visitphillipisland.com

Accessibility Information

Click here to download our Accessibility Information brochure.

Viewing Facilities

There are two (2) accessible viewing platforms:
1. Located along pit straight, between the platinum grandstand and WD-40 Bridge.
2. Located along pit straight, just out of pit exit and behind the Park & View area.

For access to the accessible viewing platforms, entry is via gate 7.

Toilets

There are wheelchair friendly amenities available at:
1. Permanent toilet block in the pit building
2. Permanent toilet block next to the North accessible viewing platform
3. Permanent toilet block next to the South accessible viewing platform
4. Permanent toilet block at the visitors centre

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

The below accessible parking areas are only available to those who have a government issued disabled parking permit displayed.

Friday
Accessible parking is available in-field at the Corporate Car Park/Carpark A on Friday only. Park here if you wish to visit the Supercars Paddock and Pit Building. This is available via the tunnel through gate 7. There are also a small number of accessible parking spots located along the pit straight, in front of the WD-40 bridge. Park here if you wish to visit the accessible viewing platforms, Merchandise Alley and the Family Zone. Access is via gate 7.

Friday, Saturday & Sunday
There are a small number of accessible parking spots located along the pit straight, in front of the WD-40 bridge. Access is via gate 7. Park here for access to all accessible areas via shuttle bus.

Companion Cards and Carers Access

Patrons with a Companion Card are entitled to concession priced ticketing and one accompanying carer per person will be entitled to access the accessible viewing platform. If a Companion Card ticket is required, then the companion card must be presented at the time of booking and also carried with the person when attending the event. To book companion card tickets please call 132849 or visit any Ticketek outlet.

Shuttle Bus

On Saturday and Sunday, a shuttle service for people with a disability will operate between gate 7 and the pit building.

Lift Access to Pit Building

For any corporate clients who have tickets in the Pit Building, there is a lift on the ground floor. 

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.