There is nothing more freeing that exploring a 4WD unsealed track with the breeze in your face. Or the adrenaline and excitement of motor racing action.
CAR & BIKE RACING
With three local tracks, there is always plenty of exciting motorsport events happening in Bunbury and Collie over the spring and summer months.
- COLLIE MOTORPLEX
The Collie Motorplex, located 14km east of Collie on Powerhouse Road, caters for car, bike and kart racing with numerous clubs utilising the venue for driver training and social activities.
Facilities include a 1.6km race circuit, 1/8th mile club level drag strip, purpose-built burnout pad plus extensive competitor and spectator parking. Varying levels of driver training are conducted and cater for a wide range of customers, ranging from high school students to the WA Police Driver Training Unit. The Motorplex (also the home of the Collie Motorsports Group) has now earned a great reputation as the home of regional motorsports in WA.
It plays host to regular and major national events, including the 2019 Australian Historic Road Racing Championships.
- COLLIE SPEEDWAY
The Collie Speedway was built in 1971 and has been running hot ever since. Located 7km north-east of Collie on Williams Road. It hosts an array of fortnightly events from October to April each year, including the 2020 National Junior Sedan Championships. This season sees all the favourites such as Modified Sedans, Sprintcars, SSWA Street Stock Title, 8 Super Sedans plus some classes that haven’t run for some years take to the track such as the Formula 500’s.
- BUNBURY SPEEDWAY
TheBunbury Speedway is a significant contributor to the sport of speedway in Australia and each year it hosts the Krikke Boys Memorial Race as well as other significant titles including a round of the World Series Sprintcars and the Speedcar Pro Series.
It features a 530 metres dirt oval track which is operated by the Bunbury Car Club who built has held the lease on the venue since 1972. The Bunbury Speedway season runs from October to May.