Challenge Bathurst - 1-4 December 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How to get to Bathurst?
A. Bathurst is approximately 3 hours by car from the Sydney CBD, 4.5 hours by train or less than an hour by plane – visit for flights.

Q. Can spectators attend?
A. Yes. There is no charge for spectators to attend - spectators can drive into Harris Park to park.

Q. What are the accommodation options in Bathurst?
A. Bathurst has a range of accommodation options - see the Accommodation offerings on this website.

Q. Are campgrounds operating at the Event?
A. The Paddock Campground will be operating at the Event - see dedicated page on the website.

Q. Can I drive my own car up to the top of the Mount to watch?
A. Yes

Q. Is there a 'Will Call' Office
A. An 'Accreditation Office' is located at the Main Gate, which acts as a 'Will Call’ office, open during normal business hours.

Q. Will there be catering outlets?
A. Yes, a GrabnGo Café will operate in the Paddock (behind the garages) and a larger Café in Suites 7 to 13.

Q. Will official event merchandise be available for sale?
A. A small range will be available from the Café in Suites 7 to 13.

Q. What facilities are there for disabled patrons?
A. Disabled patrons can park in Harris Park and access the disabled elevator attached to the main pedestrian bridge which connects with the Pit Complex where there is a suitable elevator to access the Paddock (area behind the garages). Disabled toilets are located in the Pit Complex along with ramps to access the entire complex.

Q. Can I bring my dog?
A. No, animals of any type are prohibited with exception to companion animals.

Q. Is there an ATM at the Circuit?
A. No, the nearest is located in Bathurst township, approximately 3 km away.

Q. What is the weather normally like in November?
A. Bathurst in November has an average low temperature of 14 degrees Celsius and an average high temperature of 22 degrees Celsius.