2019 International MotoFest

9:00am Thursday, 25 April 2019
5:00pm Sunday, 28 April 2019
The Bend Motorsport Park
543 Dukes Highway
Tailem Bend, South Australia 5260
Australia

The Australian Superbike Championship and Asia Road Racing Championship return to The Bend in 2019 for International MotoFest. A celebration of all things on two wheels, International MotoFest will also include a round of the Australian Supermoto Championship on our Stadium Circuit in addition to ASBK and ARRC on the motor racing circuit.

Sign up as a member or purchase your tickets before Tuesday 23 April for access to the Welcome Centre Auto Gallery - a unique mix of rare and vintage bikes and cars! 

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Bike & Manufacturer Displays

Multiple bike displays on site from manufacturers and clubs! 

The Welcome Centre Auto Gallery will feature a range of unique, rare and vintage bikes on display. Available to Members and Pre-Purchase ticket holders only (purchase before Tuesday 23 April). 

Drag Bike Demonstrations

Over a dozen drag racing bikes on display along with on track demonstrations. Including several 8 second monsters! 

bLU cRU Mini Moto Come 'n' Try

  • Location: Trade Alley, behind the ASBK Pit Paddock
  • Time: Saturday and Sunday, 10am – 2:30pm
  • Ages 4+
  • Recreational licence, gear, helmet, goggles, bikes all provided
  • Coaching by professional coach, Jades Oates from Oates MX
  • Opportunity for kids to give a motorbike a try!

Trade and Food Stands

Merchandise, food and drink stands will be available around the paddock and from within the Welcome Centre.

Xtreme Trials Show

Unbelievable skills combined with an interactive show makes for great entertainment for the whole family!

  • Saturday show times: 10am, 11:45am, 2:30pm
  • Sunday show times: 9:30am, 11:45am, 2:30pm

Karting

Enjoy racing some of the fastest hire karts in Australia, at speeds of up to 75 km/h, around our world class purpose built Karting Circuit. Karting will finish at 2pm, on Friday and Saturday to allow for setup of the SuperMoto & Australian Junior Road Racing events which will run under lights until 9:20pm Friday and 10pm Saturday. Click here for more details on our karts or to book and avoid missing out!

  • Friday - Saturday: 10am - 2pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 5pm

Australian SuperMoto Championship

SuperMoto racing combines the high speed grace of Road Racing with the action packed drama of Motocross-style dirt track racing! Racing will take place under lights on our Stadium Circuit - a unique spectacle for the first time at The Bend!

Australian Supermoto Championship Classes include:

  • Pro 450- the premier class on 450cc 4/stroke machines
  • Open- Open to all capacities of Supermoto machines
  • Womens- The best women Supermoto riders in country
  • Junior- 13-15year olds on 250cc 4/stroke machines
  • Lites- 9-12year olds on 85cc 2/stroke machines
  • Friday & Saturday: 5pm till late

Australian Junior Road Racing Championship

See the best young road racers in the country competing for the title of Australian Junior Road Racing Champion! AJRC classes include:

  • 85cc 2-stoke- 11-15year olds
  • 160cc 4-stroke- 11-15year olds
  • MotoStars Junior- 9-12year olds on 150cc 4-stroke machines
  • Friday & Saturday: 5pm till late

Paddock Party

Michael Hill joins us for International MotoFest, direct from the most recent WSBK round in Assen. Michael has worked within the Superbike World Championship paddock for more than 10 years, and will bring a twist on his infamous Paddock Show to The Bend . Catch all the action from 5:30pm Saturday in Trade Alley.

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Watch and Listen

All the action will be available in the palm of your hands with thebend.live. Visit thebend.live to livestream the racing all weekend.

Alternatively, tune in to 93.1 FM for live trackside commentary! 

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Additional Information

CAMPING

The BIG4 Holiday Park is available for bookings! Click here to book.

HOTEL

Reservations for the Rydges Pit Lane Hotel can be made by clicking here or calling (08) 8165 5730

CHILDREN

For general admission, children 12 and under are free as long as they are accompanied by an adult ticket holder. 

For grandstands, children aged between 4 and 12 (inclusive) will require a child ticket. Children 3 years and under are free but must not occupy a separate seat (they need to occupy the same seat as their parent or guardian).

Concessions - officially issued student, senior and pensioners cards accepted.

OFFICIALS

Wish to register as an official for International MotoFest? Click here