The Speedway car park caters for approximately 300+ vehicles.
General Parking is a gold coin donation to the not for profit organisation providing parking assistance. Enter via Jono Porter Drive, Benaraby – off the Bruce highway, left at the Benaraby Regional landfill.
Over flow parking offered at the driver education centre.
There are no reserved seats, although there is plenty of room on the general admission spectator hill on the back straight including the grandstand seating and a small, grassed area on the first turn to sit-on.
The bar will be fenced off as a dedicated liquor licensed service area.
Gladstone Speedway does not allow BYO alcohol.
Patrons may bring homemade food items to the venue such as baked goods, snacks, sandwiches and softdrink and water for personal consumption only.
Products from external caterers and or suppliers are not permitted.
Bags may be checked on entry.
Yes. However please note NO GLASS or ALCOHOL permitted. Softdrinks and water can be brought onto premises.
Eskies may be checked on entry.
NO. Gladstone Speedway does not permit alcohol on the venue, there are licensed areas for designated drinking where Alcohol is available for purchase.
You will be able to buy drink tickets from the ticket box or the soft drink service area to exchange for a alcoholic beverage in the licensed area - the licensed area will be a cash and EFT free zone.
General Admission tickets will be sold via a third party ticketing site website. Tickets will be available to be purchased through the track website and social media pages.
The ticketing website do charge booking fees, please review their terms and conditions prior to booking your tickets.
Any tickets purchased needing support, you will need to contact the third party ticketing site.
If tickets haven't sold out prior to the event, tickets will be sold at the main entrance Gate, General Admission for race nights.
Pre purchased online ticketing is reccomended as limited tickets will be sold to all events.
General Admission is via the main entrance at the end of Marrawing Rd.
Our General Admission gate generally opens at 2pm however please check the event page of the event that you are attending.
EFTPOS / credit card facilities are available at the gate to purchase your tickets. We can scan online tickets from your smart phone, so you do not need to print your online tickets out if you are able to show the barcode easily on your smart phone/device.
We can scan online tickets from your smart phone, so you do not need to print your online tickets out if you are able to show the barcode easily on your smart phone/device.
Yes, but the pit area is a restricted area and people entering the pits from the commencement of the race meeting (3pm) are required to hold either a Speedway Australia Licence OR a one-day Speedway Australia Licence (Anyone over 12 years of age can purchase a one-day Speedway Australia Licence Online Licensing - Speedway Australia).
This means the pit area is restricted to people aged 16yrs or older WITH ID or must be 12 years or age with a Speedway Australia mechanics card. You must have covered footwear and not be under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Junior competitors under 12 years of age with a Speedway Australia Licence can only enter the pits if competing in the same event.
One day licence holders under 16 years of age, MUST show ID to enter the pits.
Gladstone Speedway holds Pit Walks at every event, at intermission (unless there are delays due to incidents). Pit walks are open to all Spectators. All people entering the pits during the Pit Walk must have covered in shoes. Those that do not comply will be unable to enter.
Concession ticket prices are available for Disability, Aged Pensioners and Veteran Affairs pension cards only. A valid government issued concession card must be presented at the entry gates when purchasing your tickets. One concession ticket will be available per concession card holder. Companion Cards are recognised at Gladstone Speedway events. On presentation of the Companion Card when caring for a disability card holder, a free ticket will be offered to the Companion Card holder. Patrons are advised to visit: Companion Card | People with disability | Queensland Government (www.qld.gov.au) for more information on companion cards. For online purchases, just purchase the disability ticket for the client only. On entry to the venue, your Companion card will be accepted as your complimentary carer's ticket.
Companion Cards are recognised at McCosker Gladstone Speedway events. On presentation of the Companion Card when caring for a disability card holder, a pension ticket ticket will be offered to the Companion Card holder. Patrons are advised to visit: Companion Card | People with disability | Queensland Government (www.qld.gov.au) for more information on companion cards. For online purchases, just purchase the disability ticket for the client only. On entry to the venue, your Companion card will be accepted as your complimentary carer's ticket.
The pole line is approx. 403 metres.
Gladstone Speedway doesn’t have corporate boxes at this stage, however there is one in the making, watch this space and our socials for more info.
Come and see the team in the soft drink service area or the ticket box for: T Shirts, Caps, Stubby coolers and Stickers.
Gladstone Speedway has engaged local food vendor truck businesses for all events. Check our socials closer to the event for what food vendors will be track side for all your food delights.
A RAINOUT IS DEFINED AS FIVE (5) EVENTS OR LESS BEING SUCCESSFULLY DECLARED COMPLETED.
In the event of a declared rainout, Gladstone Speedway will honour rainchecks, but will not refund money. If you have pre-purchased tickets online, and we have to cancel the event prior to the commencement of racing, we will offer a refund. Your numbered ticket stub is your raincheck. Hold all original tickets. No replacements will be given for lost, or tampered tickets. Rainchecks will be honoured at any one (1) event (of equal or lesser value, not higher priced) at Gladstone Speedway in the same racing season. Not transferable to future seasons.
How to use a Rain Out ticket:
- Choose an “equal or lesser priced” event, from our current season calendar.
- Present your ticket to the cashier.
- The cashier will check your numbered ticket stub for validity.
- If valid, you will be provided with a new ticket.
Gladstone Speedway is located at 114 Jono Porter Drive, Benaraby 4680 – off the Bruce highway, left at the Benaraby Regional landfill. Please see our contact page for more information.
There is no public transport to the venue.
General Admission ticket box will generally be open from 2.00pm (please check our facebook page for event specific times).
On track action usually starts at 5pm so plan to arrive in time to find yourself a seat and get ready for the racing. Please check the event page for the event you plan on attending which will detail start times for the specific event.
Photos can be taken for personal use only. Photos taken from Gladstone Speedway may be displayed on the internet and/or distributed so long as there is no commercial charge involved. Filming of events at Gladstone Speedway is prohibited.
Commercial Use: Patrons that wish to take photos for commercial use must seek written approval from Gladstone Speedway in advance. Patrons acknowledge that any film or moving pictures and any sound recording of any events at Gladstone Speedway are prohibited and should not be displayed for any commercial use (Facebook is a commercial social media platform) in any public manner. A person cannot make or reproduce or use any film or other form of photograph, moving picture, still pictures or any sound recording of the events or any part of it for profit, gain, public advertisement, display or for any other purpose except for the private enjoyment of the person, without the consent of Gladstone Speedway. If a person makes or reproduces or uses photos of the event or any part of it with or without the consent of the Gladstone Speedway, that person must on request by Gladstone Speedway assign, in writing, all copyright, all intellectual property and any derived remuneration received from the photos to Gladstone Speedway.
Camping is available for competitors, future availability for spectators may be offered, but at this stage is not.
Charges may apply for specific events, information will be made available when nominations open, specific to each event.
Yes, only a small limited number of hard copy printed programs are for sale at our events. This is because we offer a free online version that you can download on your smart device or print out at home prior to coming. Event programs at the track are available for sale at the Main Ticket Box for $5. The free online program can be found under the Event Info drop down menu of this website.