Students on Track – Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint

Students on Track is coming to Tasmania on April 7, and we have everything you need to make the most of your visit to Tasmania’s largest sporting event.

Please find below a list of downloadable resources for the day, a schedule, suggested itinerary, risk assessment form and some handy FAQs.

If you have any questions about Students On Track, please contact us via email: sot@supercars.com.

Resources for Students

Science on Track – Student Guide

Students on Track – Student Race Day Guide

Resources for Teachers

Science on Track – Teacher Guide

Students on Track – Teacher Guide

Risk Assessment Guidelines

Track Map

Track Schedule

Suggested Itinerary

8.30am Gates open
9.10am Check out the first on track action with the Buckby’s Sports GTs Practice session!
9:45am Dunlop Super2 Series on track for Practice 1
10:30am Check out The Paddock – this is where the behind-the-scenes action takes place. From inside the paddock, students can see the amazing purpose built transporters, teams working in the garages and maybe even grab an autograph from a driver.
   
  Time to explore Merchandise Alley. Exhibitors offer a huge range of good quality team and Supercars merchandise. While you’re there, grab a bite to eat. Don’t forget to support Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia – the Official Charity of the event.
   
11.30am See the Aussie Racing Cars on track for their first practice.
12.05am Check out some flying laps from the Dunlop Super2 Series in the ARMOR ALL qualifying session.
12.40pm Supercars on track for Practice 1
1:35pm Check out the Disney Zone for plenty of fun and games.
   
  Take a break in the “Chill out Zone”. See all the on-track action on a big screen while you refuel at the various food and beverage outlets and relax on a bean bag. Located next to the Disney Zone on your way to the Supercar Paddock.
   
2.15pm The action gets well and truly underway with the Dunlop Super2 Series Race 1!

Frequently Asked Questions

When will we receive our tickets?
Students On Track tickets and lanyards will be sent out to schools two weeks before the event.

What do we do if we haven’t received our tickets?
If you have not received your tickets before the event, please email SOT@supercars.com, and we will make alternative arrangements

What if our number of attending students/teachers/adults changes?
If your situation changes, simply let us know via email: SOT@supercars.com

Where is the bus parking?
Located outside the Gate 2 – to the right as you enter off Midlands Highway.

Where do we enter the event?
Gate 2 – directly opposite the bus parking.

What time will the racing start?
The gates open at 8.30am and will close at the end of the final on track activity. The first Supercars practice is scheduled for 12.40pm. We suggest that you refer to our website (www.supercars.com) closer to the event to ensure that there are no changes.

What time does the racing finish?
The last Supercars practice occurs 3.45pm.

Where is the Event?
Symmons Plains Raceway, Perth, Tasmania

Can we get pass-outs?
Yes, pass outs are available at each gate. You will be required to scan your entry ticket on the way out if you wish to regain entry on the same day.

What happens if it rains?
The event will continue despite any rain.

Can we bring our own lunch and drinks?
You may bring a limited amount of food and drinks (non-alcoholic) into the event.  Please ensure that drinks are not contained in glass. There will also be a variety of food and beverage outlets throughout the venue for your convenience.

Is there anywhere for the students to sit to watch the events?
Although Supercars is not providing specific seating for students, there are many public viewing areas and an array of vantage points to see all of the racing.

Do the students need to have their tickets showing at all times?
Tickets must be displayed at all times. 

Other than uniforms, are there any other dress requirements or recommendations?
We highly recommend wearing comfortable, closed shoes.  It is also worth considering having the students bring something to sit on such as a small mat/towel that can easily be folded up and put into their bag.  Hats, sunscreen, sunglasses and a warm jacket (if appropriate) are also recommended.

Is first aid available if needed?
First aid station/s are located at the track, please refer to event map for locations.

Is there a race program available?
Official race programs are available for sale at select locations around the event precinct for $10.

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