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Perth Motorplex Fire & Safety Team Training

The 2020/2021 Emergency Response Safety Seminar was conducted on Sunday the 27th of September at Perth Motorplex. While a lot of us were enjoying the Long Weekend our regular Fire & Safety Crew and some new recruits undertook the Annual extensive training seminar for Speedway, Drag Racing & Burnout events held at the Perth Motorplex. Perth Motorplex…

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Perth Motorplex Season Set to Roar!

After a wild 2020 its finally time to step up, sit down and strap in – the Perth Motorplex 2020-21 season of wall-to-wall ‘motortainment’ is coming! First up is the return of Formula Tech ‘Whoop Ass’ Wednesdays, on October 7. Race your mates, with your own car or bike – down the Perth Motorplex quarter…

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Formula Tech Performance Whoop Ass Wednesday Returns October 7!

Get ready – to race your car or bike with your mates, as the ever-popular Formula Tech Performance Whoop Ass Wednesdays are heading your way starting on October 7. As always, action cranks with off street Drag Racing and then the tire Formula Tech frying Hour of Power mini Burnout comp to start the season…

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A Familiar Face Returns

As Perth Motorplex gears up for a brand new 2020-21 Season, the venue is delighted to announce the return of Dean Neal to its team, in a Media and Marketing role. “I have always loved the Perth Motorplex… a world class Speedway, Drag Racing and Burnouts place to race… the venue is breathtaking,” Neal enthused.…

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Start your engines: Racing to resume at Perth Motorplex

Wednesday, 22 July 2020 • Perth Motorplex will reopen in August for track hire and in October for the drag racing and speedway season following a five-month closure due to COVID-19 • Current venue operator VenuesWest is planning to transition to a new venue operator later in this financial year • Planning for the 2020-21…

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COVID-19 VENUE CLOSURES

It is with deep regret that we will close the doors of our venues. This is in line with the Prime Minister’s announcement of a range of further measures to address the rapidly evolving COVID-19 crisis. One of these measures was the announcement to close sporting venues, including the Perth Motorplex. The closures of many…

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COVID UPDATE

Our highest priority has always been, and will always be, the safety of our staff and all visitors to our venues. Now, more than ever, we need your help to assist us in providing safe, healthy venues for all patrons. Please do not attend our venues if you; Are unwell with flu like symptoms Are…

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Westernationals resets 22 Track Records!

49th Annual Westernationals resets 22 Track Records! As we work through the aftermath of the fantastic 49th Annual Westernationals we have discovered an unprecedented 22 new Local Track records were reset over the 2 days of racing! This is quite an achievement when you consider Track Records can the set at any of the 9 National…

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10 New ANDRA National Records Set at Westernats!

The 49th Annual Westernationals not only produced some the best drag racing action in the country it was also the scene of 10 new ANDRA National Records! The 2 Top Fuel Dragster pilots Peter Xiberras and Phil Lamattina were exchanging record setting performances all weekend until the final pass of the event when The Carrot…

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