NEED TO KNOW
When You Arrive:
- Firstly come and sign on, this happens in the room at the bottom level of the tower on the main straight.
- Please bring your Department of Transport or Motorcycling Australia License with you as you will need them to complete your paperwork.
- If you do not have a valid Motorcycling Australia License you will need to have paid for a Motorcycling Australia Recreation License on your original application.
- You will be issued with a coloured armband with your name on it, please wear this at all times during the day. Then make your way to the Scrutineering Area. You need to take your bike and gear to scrutineering to be checked. Please remember to have signed on first.
- Once you have signed on and your bike and helmet have been checked, you can relax until Riders Briefing.
- Please only put your bike and equipment in the carport allocated to you on the day.
- You will need to bring your own power lead to access the power.
- Generators are not be used in the car port area.
- Generators, with 60dbA or less noise output may be used if pitting on the grassed/dirt area behind the car ports.
- Pitting on the bitumen apron surrounding the carport bays is strictly prohibited.
- All machines must attend Scrutineering. Machines involved in accidents must be re-scrutineered before going back on the circuit.
- All machines must be either ROADWORTHY (if street bikes) or RACE READY (if race bikes).
- The following can be carried out at the track:
- Remove or wire up centre stands and use side stand only.
- Remove, tape over or turn in rear view mirrors.
- Tape or wire passenger pegs in the closed position.
- Remove luggage racks, gear sacks etc.
- Machines must have headlights, tail lights, turn signals, mirrors and speedometers taped. Registration plates will need to be removed once you arrive at the track.
- Fuel: Top up your fuel tank close to the circuit and if you can, bring some spare fuel.
Before your leave home:
- Check oil levels, coolant levels;
- Tyres must be in good condition and pressure checked as per manufacturers recommendations;
- GROUP 1 – Leathers (1 or 2 piece that can be zipped together), motorcycle boots, protective gloves and an Australian Standard approved helmet (undamaged) must be presented at scrutineering. BACK PROTECTORS ARE MANDATORY FOR THIS GROUP.
- GROUP 2 – Leathers (1 or 2 piece that can be zipped together), motorcycle boots, protective gloves and an Australian Standard approved helmet (undamaged) must be presented at scrutineering. BACK PROTECTORS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR THIS GROUP.
- GROUP 3 – Leather Jacket, denim or better pants, ankle boots, protective gloves and an Australian Standard approved helmet (undamaged). BACK PROTECTORS ARE RECOMMENDED FOR THIS GROUP.
If you are unsure of which group to enter for the track day, come prepared for if the Coach feels that you need to move between groups. For example, if you entered Group 2, however the Coach feels that your experience demonstrates that you should be in Group 1, you will require a back protector before we can move you up. The same situation applies with those who have entered Group 3, you will require either 1 or 2 piece leathers and motorcycle boots before you are permitted to progress to a higher group.
- ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND RIDERS BRIEFING. Riders not present or in special circumstances not having a representative WILL be excluded from the days event. This may also apply if the mandatory sign-on at Rider’s Briefing is not completed. The riders briefing will be conducted to give all participants an outline of the days proceedings and instruction on how to enter and exit the track, the meaning of all flags, what to do if you have an accident etc and to answer any questions you may have. If you arrive at the track late, please report to the Tower and ask to speak to the Practice Supervisor.
- This event will run to a strict time schedule. Please do not dawdle on the final lap of the session. You are only causing time delays which may result in less track time.
- Tea and Coffee is available at the Tower.
- No Food or Drinks are available at the circuit to purchase, however for those who book Tuition, lunch will be provided. If you have not booked tuition, please remember to bring your own food and drinks for the day!
- We recommend you arrange extra food and drinks for your day.
For your own comfort you may wish to bring tools (for changing your own bike setup), extra fuel, tyre warmers, bike stand, sunscreen, hat, chair, snacks, water, and cameras are allowed (bike mounted only, no helmet mounts).
A professional photographer will also be on the track all day capturing fantastic action shots which you will have the opportunity to purchase at the end of the day; a perfect memento!