What’s On – NED Whisky Tasmania SuperSprint

Support Categories

Support categories, including the Porsche Michelin Sprint Challenge, Battery World Aussie Racing Cars, Formula Ford and Tassie Tin Tops will also be on track.

Park and View - Viewing Upgrade Opportunity

When:   Friday, Saturday and Sunday 

Where: Halfway up the straight to the hairpin 

Park and View is a crowd favourite at Symmons Plains and once again back for 2023. Drive in, park up and settle in at the hairpin for the most exciting Supercars action. Get up close unobstructed viewing at the quickest circuit in the Supercars Championship. Don’t miss a moment of the action from the comfort of your own car seat. Get in quick as this opportunity does sell out! 

Get your tickets here.

Merchandise Alley

When:   Friday, Saturday and Sunday 

Where: Located on the hill between Turn 3 and 4 

Visit Merchandise Alley to stock up on your favourite Team’s merchandise and Supercars gear.

Supercars Paddock Area

When:   Friday, Saturday and Sunday 

Where: Rear of the Supercars Garages 

Make sure you head to the Supercars Paddock area at the rear of the Supercars garages where the behind-the-scenes action takes place. From inside the paddock, fans can see the amazing purpose built transporters, teams working in the garages and maybe even grab an autograph from a driver. At the NED Whisky Tasmania SuperSprint, the support categories will also be located in the Supercars Paddock.  

Anyone aged 16yrs and under in the paddock must be accompanied by an adult. Supercars Memberships include free paddock access. 

Get your tickets here.


View From The Hill

The Symmons Plains circuit is one of the best viewing tracks in the Supercars Championship. Sit amongst the sea of race fans on top of the hill and watch the cars tackle the treacherous hairpin below. 

Rooftop Viewing Area

Where: Pit Building in the Supercars Paddock 

When:  Friday, Saturday and Sunday 

Time: Gate opening to Gate Closing with a valid Paddock Pass. 

Enjoy a panoramic view of all the racing action and on track entertainment from the Rooftop of the Pit  

SuperKids Zone

When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am-4pm  

Where: Outside Turn 2  

The Supercars SuperKids Zone will be coming to the Symmons Plains for the very first time. Exciting for kids, relaxing for parents. The SuperKids Zone is a fully fenced and secure area designed exclusively for parents and little people to relax, play, and test their racing abilities.  

Get active on the Inflatable Racetrack, check your speed and reaction skills at the Fast Fan Challenge or test your tyre changing skills on one of our table top fun games.  

Family Zone

When:   Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Where: Outside Turn 2

When it’s time to take a break from all the on track action visit the Family Zone! Kids can enjoy the free face painting and balloon artist and watch as the stilt walkers entertain the crowd. The Family Zone is smoke free and provides seating making it a great place for a pit stop!

Face Painter: 10:00am-3:00pm Fri, Sat & Sun

Stilt Walker: 10:00am-3:00pm Fri, Sat & Sun

Balloon Twister: 10:00am-3:00pm Fri, Sat & Sun

Royal Australian Navy Band: Playing intermittently 10am-3pm Fri, Sat & Sun

Borys Zagrocki - Extreme Bicycle Stunts

When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Time: 3 shows per day

Where: Outside turn 2, near the Family Zone

Borys Zagrocki is a professional Trials bicycle rider, performer and instructor. Starting in Europe and developing his skills throughout Asia and Australia, Borys Zagrocki has over 15 years’ experience and now holds 2 Australian National Elite Championships. Regularly performing around Australia and overseas, come see Borys perform his stunts over the weekend.

Royal Australian Navy Band

Royal Australian Navy Band Tasmania is based at Navy headquarters Tasmania at the historic Anglesea Barracks in Hobart. The band consists of a small enthusiastic group of 12 part-time and two full-time Musicians under the direction of Bandmaster Chief Petty Officer Musician Martyn Hancock, CSM.

RAN Band Tasmania is well-known throughout the state for entertaining audiences with exciting and energetic rock band performances. In addition, the Band’s capabilities also include a fine Jazz Ensemble, a variety of small chamber and vocal ensembles, and a Drum & Bugle Corps for ceremonial occasions.

You can check out the band in the FamilyZone on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. They'll be rocking out between on track sessions all day!

Chill Out Zone

When:  Friday, Saturday and Sunday 

Where: Outside Turn 2 

Take a break in our “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 outside of Turn 2, and next to the Family Zone, on your way to the Supercar Paddock.  


Island State Drift Demonstrations

When: During On Track Demonstration Sessions Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Friday 1:05pm, 3:10pm,  

Saturday 9:35am, 11:25am, 1:45pm,  

Sunday 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:20pm 

Where: On Track plus visit their display off track outside turn 2 between sessions for merchandise and signing session opportunities

Island State Drift will be bringing some of the best drifters from Australia wide and locally. 2022 Hi-Tec Drift All Stars Champion Brodie Maher, a Tasmania local, will spearhead the drift demonstrations across all 3 days of the event! He will be joined by the current Tasmanian Champion and other local talent along with Jake Jones ‘DriftSquid’ from Sydney who is the ex Chinese drift champion.

Come check out these shows as the drivers throw down their best moves in their full spec competition cars. Between these action packed sessions, they will be available for signing sessions, photo opportunities and merchandise sales near the family zone, outside of turn 2.

Pre Event Signing Session

When: Thursday 18th, 4-6pm
Where: National Automotive Museum Tasmania
Come down and check out some epic cars on display, fun for kids, sausage sizzle and meet your favourite drivers before they race! There will be free posters provided.

Super Signing Session
The only official Supercars off-track autograph session ahead of the Tasmania SuperSprint will hit the National Automobile Museum of Tasmania on Thursday 18 May.

This is your chance to get up close and personal with your favourite Supercar drivers and grab an autograph or two, win prizes from the LAFM Outside Broadcast or enjoy food and beverage options on site.

LAFM OB begins from 3pm
Drivers onsite 4:30pm - 5:30pm


Supercars Driver Autograph Session

Come along to the Supercars Paddock on Sunday for the opportunity to meet the drivers and grab an autograph. Each driver will appear at the back of their garage for half an hour.

When: Sunday 21st May, 8 - 8:30am 
Paddock Passes will be required to enter the Supercars Paddock.


Matt Hall Airshow

When: 2 shows Saturday - 12:35 and 15:05

2 shows Sunday - 12:40 and 15:00

Where: Look to the Skies!

Matt is the reigning Red Bull Air Race world champion and former Royal Australian Air Force top gun fighter pilot. Matt placed third in his world championship racing debut in 2009 and has since accumulated seven wins and 25 podiums, making him the most successful air racing pilot in the modern era.

Matt Hall performs one of the most spectacular and unbelievable aerobatic routines on the planet.

Aerobatic displays are performed in the MXS-R race plane or the Extra 300L, the fastest, most powerful and manoeuvrable one and two-seat aerobatic aircraft in the country

MHR is Australia’s preeminent provider of aerobatic corporate displays, corporate functions, product launches and air shows. MHR has thrilled crowds at Sydney Harbour New Year’s Eve, Formula 1, national air shows, Red Bull Air Race and more!


Van Diemens Street Rod Club Inc.

The weekend display of hot rods is presented by the Van Diemens Street Rod Club Inc.

Formed in Launceston over 50 years ago, the Van Diemens Street Rod Club has a long history of running enthusiast-focused events, including the Deloraine Street Car Show every February.

The club is open to hot rods and custom cars built before 1966 and currently has 35 members. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month in Launceston. New members are welcome and can contact the club via email or Facebook, links are at www.vandiemens.com.au


Helicopter Joy Flights - Unique Charters

When: Saturday and Sunday
Where: The sales office will be located in the family zone. The helipad for take-off and landing is located behind the paddock.

Unique Charters will be offering an eagle-eye view of the Symmons Plains Raceway with joy flights over the track.
See all the atmosphere and buzz happening around the track.
To book your spot, please call 0477 406 450, email uniquecharters@flindersislandaviation.com, or please visit the team at the sales office in the Family Zone.