Syd­ney Mo­tor­cy­cle Show moves south

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Troy Bayliss Events has an­nounced two ma­jor mo­tor­cy­cle events com­ing to Wol­lon­gong over one week­end in Novem­ber. The Aus­tralian Mo­tor­cy­cle Fes­ti­val (8-10 Novem­ber) pre­sented by Shan­nons and Round 3 of the Aus­tralian Su­per­cross Cham­pi­onship (9 Novem­ber) pre­sented by Yamaha will run side-by-side at Wol­lon­gong’s iconic Lang Park and WIN Sta­dium. The Aus­tralian Mo­tor­cy­cle Fes­ti­val is the new look Syd­ney Mo­tor­cy­cle Show. The fes­ti­val format cre­ates a unique vis­i­tor ex­pe­ri­ence with over 20,000 square me­tres of out­door space host­ing dis­plays, en­ter­tain­ment and ac­ti­va­tions. The new lo­ca­tion also pro­vides an op­por­tu­nity for ex­pan­sion with the all-new fes­ti­val in­cor­po­rat­ing in­ter­ac­tive el­e­ments such as test rides, live mo­tor­cy­cle demon­stra­tions in­clud­ing safety and stunt rid­ing.

Event Or­gan­iser Troy Bayliss said bring­ing these two ma­jor mo­tor­cy­cle events to one des­ti­na­tion is great for mo­tor­cy­cle en­thu­si­asts, mo­tor­sport fans and the mo­tor­cy­cle in­dus­try. “Lang Park pro­vides the per­fect lo­ca­tion to show­case the lat­est of­fer­ings from the mo­tor­cy­cle In­dus­try and WIN Sta­dium is the per­fect size sta­dium to host Aus­tralia’s best Su­per­cross rid­ers com­pet­ing against in­ter­na­tional ath­letes,” Bayliss ex­plained. “Mo­tor­cy­cling is a life­style and that’s what this fes­ti­val is all about. Vis­i­tors to the fes­ti­val will get to test, try, learn and be en­ter­tained all in the once place. “The trip from Syd­ney down the Grand Pa­cific Drive via the na­tional park and cliff roads into Wol­lon­gong is eas­ily one of the best in Aus­tralia for scenic rides. Once in Wol­lon­gong we en­cour­age rid­ers to en­joy the fes­tiv­i­ties and ex­pe­ri­ence ev­ery­thing Illawarra and South Coast has to of­fer. Short rides, long rides there is some­thing for ev­ery­one.

Vis­i­tors to the Aus­tralian Mo­tor­cy­cle Fes­ti­val can ex­pect to see the lat­est mo­tor­cy­cles, scoot­ers, ATV’s UTV’s, trikes and jet-ski’s as well as re­lated prod­ucts and ser­vices. Over 40,000 vis­i­tors are ex­pected to head to Wol­lon­gong mak­ing it one of the largest mo­tor­cy­cle events in Aus­tralia.

Tick­ets to the Aus­tralian Mo­tor­cy­cle Fes­ti­val are $15 per adult and chil­dren are free when ac­com­pa­nied by an in­di­vid­ual pay­ing adult. Tick­ets to the Su­per­cross are avail­able from Tick­et­mas­ter.com.au

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