Perth Motorplex sanctioning body preferred respondent announced

The Australian National Drag Racing Association (ANDRA) has been announced today as the preferred respondent to be the sanctioning body for drag racing competitions at the Perth Motorplex following a competitive tender process. VenuesWest CEO David Etherton said driver, spectator and staff safety were at the forefront of the decision. Sanctioning bodies play an important…

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Season skid pass the way to go

The growth of professional burnout events has been enormous in Australia but when it comes to atmosphere few events can hold a candle to Perth Motorplex’s legendary burnout bashes. For the first time ever, Perth Motorplex is proud to offer a Burnout Season Pass, allowing access to all four major burnout events. For just $99,…

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Strip the price at the drags!

Perth Motorplex’s drag strip is one of the great quarter miles in the world, offering a fantastic spectator experience and some of the best domestic competition anywhere. With some 60 days of drag racing during the season, there is plenty of opportunity to witness everything from nitro funny cars at our major events to every…

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Ample rewards for Speedway fanatics

Are there any more hardcore fans in motorsport than speedway fans? They will support their favourite drivers to the hilt, be on the terraces from first engine starts to the final podium and generally indulging in their passion for all things dirt oval. Among these special patrons of Perth Motorplex are a particular smart lot,…

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Perth Motorplex Update: August 2016

Welcome to the second edition of the Perth Motorplex newsletter with VenuesWest in the ‘drivers’ seat.
The Perth Motorplex Advisory Committee, who meet fortnightly has been formed to advise and support the transition of the venue to VenuesWest.

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VenuesWest CEO Message

  CEO’s Personal Message I would firstly like to thank you- our valued members, spectators, drivers, stakeholders and fans of motorsport for your support since the inception of Perth Motorplex in 2000 and in particular for your support following the announcement of a change in management in early June. It is your commitment to both…

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Venues West Statement

As of today – 1 July 2016, VenuesWest commenced the interim management of the Perth Motorplex, following the decision by Kwinana Motorplex Propriety Limited to withdraw from management of the venue. “It is our intention to ensure that as interim operator of the venue, the Perth motorsports community can continue to compete in and enjoy…

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Kevin Prendergast to step back from Perth Motorplex

Saturday, 2 July 2016 Kevin Prendergast to step back from Perth Motorplex   Respected motor racing promoter and venue manager, Kevin Prendergast has resigned from his position as General Manager of the Perth Motorplex after a 13-year tenure. Prendergast will remain in his role until August, ensuring a smooth handover of the facility to VenuesWest following…

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