The Phillip Island Classic Festival is another popular Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit offering. This renowned Motorsport festival runs for three days in March.
With over 500 entries, many from overseas, the event is a major tourist draw in Australia. The event is also known for several new launches of sports vehicles and promotions of future events, such as anniversaries of sports car companies and upcoming sporting events in Australia and other countries.
Phillip Island Classic 2024 Festival of Speed Motorsport Racing Dates
There are over 60 events with 540 entries in this year’s ‘Classic’, which will be held over the 3-day program. Practice and qualifying rounds will be held on Friday morning, and racing from 1:20pm that afternoon.
For those looking to stay nearby, a campground will operate over the whole weekend and is located in the Visitor Centre Gardens. Campers are welcome to bring tents, caravans and campervans; however, pre-booking is required.
The VHRR Phillip Island Classic ‘Festival of Motorsport supports a charity each year with special rides around the track, and this year all funds raised will go to support “The Male Bag Foundation”, headed up by AFL Legend David Parkin.
Come to this event and check out various sports racing cars, including Jaguars, Porsche and Nissan. You will also see many top-class and new models on display.