Campgrounds will open at 12:00 PM (midday) on Thursday, 19th October 2023, for patrons to begin arriving and setting up their campsite for the event.
No queuing or camping is allowed on site before Thursday. With our new per-site allocation system, the site you have purchased is guaranteed. You may arrive anytime from 6:00 AM on Thursday in preparation for the Campgrounds to be opened at 12:00 PM (midday).
Access to the campgrounds is available via Gate 2 along the Gate 2 Road. Please follow all directional signage that will be displayed to assist with your arrival. There will be staff at the entrance point to greet you, register your arrival and direct you to your site.
Adults will be able to collect the complimentary kids (14 years and under) campground Wristbands from the Campground Office upon arrival from Thursday 19th October. All children will require a wristband from Thursday onwards, so please ensure you visit our friendly staff at the office upon arrival.
The Campground Ticketing Office is located in the Visitor Centre Car Park and will be open from Thursday to Sunday to assist you with any ticketing and access questions you have. Opening times are listed below.
- Thursday: 09:00 – 22:00
- Friday: 07:00 – 20:00
- Saturday: 07:00 – 20:00
- Sunday: 07:00 – 12:00
For queries relating to the campgrounds, please visit our Campground Customer Service offices located onsite in Highside South and Trackside or text the Customer Service hotline on 0438 399 399 during event hours (SMS only).
All campers must exit the campgrounds by 12:00 PM (midday) Monday, 23rd October 2023. Please remember to clear away rubbish and all belongings brought onto the site.
No, tickets to enter the event must be purchased separately. Entry tickets can be purchased from www.motogp.com.au
No, campground sites and wristbands must be purchased separately to have access to campgrounds.
No, all campsites must be purchased prior to arriving at the Circuit. Patrons will not be able to purchase a site at the Campground Office upon arrival as all allocation is now exhausted. Additional wristbands can be purchased here: https://am.ticketmaster.com/motogpau/Additionaladdons
Yes, you are permitted to have a campfire in all campgrounds. Please note the below conditions:
- campfires must only be lit in either a container that properly contains the fire or in a trench that is no greater than 30cm deep. The size of the fire will not exceed 1 metre in diameter;
- all campfires must be kept at a reasonable and manageable size, and the ground and airspace within 3 metres of the fire must be clear;
- an adult (over the age of eighteen years) must be in attendance at all times whilst the campfire (or the barbeque) is alight;
- fires are not to be lit inside Tents or other structures; and
- naked flames such as candles are not permitted within Tents or other structures.
No, BYO Alcohol is not permitted. Alcohol may be purchased at the venue.
No, glass is not permitted to be brought into the event (except glass jars containing 300g or under of vegemite, jams or food preservatives).
Yes, you can BYO food. Food outlets will also be positioned in both Trackside and Highside Campgrounds for patrons to purchase hot food and cold drinks.
The Champions Café at the Visitor Centre will also be opened for campers to purchase food and beverages. Access to the Visitor Centre will be via the main gate from the circuit (during event hours). When the circuit is closed, access will be available from the Trackside Campground.
Campers can bring their own generators however subject to the below conditions:
- generators must not be operational between 10:00pm and 7:00am on any day;
- an adult (over the age of 18 years) must be in attendance at all times when a generator is being run;
- for each generator brought into the Camping Grounds by a Patron, that Patron must have at least 1 fire extinguisher;
- generators must not have a capacity greater than 5 KvA output;
- fuel for generators must be safely stored within a suitable sealed container, and not stored within a Tent. Refuelling is only permitted when the generator is turned off;
- the maximum amount of fuel permitted to be brought into the Camping Ground, in addition to the tank on the generator itself is not to exceed 20 litres per generator; and
- the ground and airspace within 500 millimetres of the generator must be clear.
Gas bottles for personal cooking use are permitted in the Camping Grounds, subject to the following:
- gas bottles must be free of rust and corrosion and must not contain any dents or other damage;
- gas bottles must be stamped in accordance with all relevant laws or regulations as evidence that they have been safety-checked in the past 10 years.
- The following items are prohibited and will not be permitted in the campgrounds:
- Any unregistered vehicles (minibikes, electric scooters etc)
- Any bicycles
- Any alcoholic beverages not purchased within the venue
- Any glass (excluding sunglasses, binoculars and prescription glasses)
- Any animals (other than a guide dog)
- Any weapons
- Any electronic devices which may interfere with communications or broadcasting signals
- Any advertising banner, sign, poster or any promotional material marked on a tent
- Any fireworks or flares
- Any out of date/in poor condition gas bottles/leads. (Campground management reserves the right to inspect all gas bottles/leads and condemn any which in its opinion may be of poor condition).
Campground sites vary in size depending on the type of site purchased.
- Powered Sites = 8m x 12m
- Unreserved Sites = 8m x 8m
- Premium / Premium Partial View Sites = 8m x 8m
- Pre-Pitched = 6m x 6m
- Powered Sites = 10m x 7m
- Standard Sites = 6m x 6m
- Pre-Pitched Sites = 6m x 6m
- Pre-Pitched Sites = 6m x 6m
- Caravan Sites = 14m x 7m (angled sites)
Pre-Pitched tent size:
- Single: 3m x 3.6m
- Twin: 3m x 3.6m
- Triple: 3.6m x 3.6m
- Quad: 6.2m x 3.6m (Trackside only)
- This campground caters to motorcycles, cars, caravans, campervans, buses, and motorhomes.
- This campground is designed for larger vehicles such as caravans, campervans, buses, and RVs.
- The trackside campground is reserved for patrons with motorcycles and tents only.
- Caravans, Campervans, RVs and the like cannot access Trackside campgrounds. Cars are not permitted to park within Trackside and are granted a 30-minute unload/load period upon arrival and departure. Vehicles must be parked in a carpark located close by.
There is a limit of one vehicle per site. All excess vehicles must be parked in overflow carpark with a valid parking permit. Only motorcycles are permitted to park within Trackside, vehicles will be required to park in the overflow carpark nearby.
The facilities at the Campground include toilets, showers, food and beverage stalls, shelter, entertainment marquees, as well as a communal barbeque area for cooking.
There are accessible amenities in all campgrounds including toilets, showers and an accessible shuttle to and from to circuit.
The campgrounds are largely grass paddocks that can become difficult to traverse if wet and muddy. Select sites such as the outer rim of the Highside North Powered sites are most easily accessible as the site is adjacent to a path.
Camping sites and wheelchair-accessible toilet and shower amenities are available in the Highside and Trackside Campgrounds. The accessible shuttle bus can do drop-offs and pick-ups from both Trackside and Highside campgrounds.
A free wheelchair-accessible vehicle operates within the circuit. This vehicle is available for patrons with limited mobility and can transport up to four people including one wheelchair passenger. There is a path around the entire circuit for getting to and from each grandstand or viewing area. Check the Circuit Map for the closest gates, accessible shuttle stops and pathways to the areas you want to visit.
This is an on-call service only and priority will be given to patrons who pre-book. Bookings can be made by calling Wheelaway on 1800 133 320.