The on-track action was hotter than ever at the 2013 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix.
The off-track action was as hot as the action on-track with Nitro Circus Live and the Australian Defence Force taking to the skies with Roulettes and F/A-18s.
For more Event related info, like how to get to the circuit, gate opening times and info for patrons with a disability, please click on the relevant links:
If the V8s are your thing, there’s no better place to enjoy them slugging it out than at Pit Entry. You’ll literally feel the vibrations of the V8 Supercars as they prepare to tear up the circuit from their garages below. Enjoy hospitality of an amazing standard at our exclusive two level facility right next to the Formula One Paddock Club™.
There are three suites and packages on offer. The V8 Supercar Club is back again, and the Victory Suite is now on a new penthouse level, with even better views of the track. In 2013, there’ll also be V8 Premium, an intimate, relaxed lounge above the hustle and bustle of the V8s. Offering flexible single day and multi-day options, all three suites will deliver an impressive experience for your guests.
Conditions apply, see Corporate Facility Standard Terms and Conditions.
The Australian Grand Prix Corporation looks forward to welcoming you to the 2013 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix.
Introduced for 2013, you only require a corporate wristband to gain access to the circuit and your corporate Suite. To allow flexibility, separate corporate wristbands printed with unique barcodes, are issued for each day of the event. Upon arrival, please ensure that you have the correct corporate wristband for the appropriate day. Please be aware that they are non-transferable on any one day. Daily colour coded wristbands are printed with your Suite specific information on them.
The corporate ticket office is open during the following hours for corporate
clients who wish to collect their tickets from the circuit.
Your corporate wristband will allow access to the corporate suite printed on your wristband and all general admission areas. Corporate wristbands do not allow access to other corporate facilities, grandstands, or other restricted areas such as the international race paddock, team garages, race control or the media centre.*
Please note that glassware, including bottles, is not to be taken outside any corporate Suite. Plastic cups will be provided for drinks to be taken to outdoor garden areas where applicable. All corporate hospitality guests are reminded that smoking is not under any circumstances, permitted inside a corporate suite or on any viewing platform or grandstand.
The dress code within corporate facilities is smart casual. We reserve the right to refuse admission to anyone who is not appropriately attired.
Shared Suites: Guests in shared suites will find Official Program vouchers enclosed. Each guest will need to present the voucher to the host in your suite in exchange for an Official Program.
Private Suites: Programs will be delivered to private suites for distribution. No voucher required.
Please click here if you would like to purchase more than your allocated amount of Official Programs.
A continuous corporate shuttle service will operate around the circuit each day. The service is designed to assist corporate clients travel to their Suite. Clients will be required to show the correct corporate wristband to access the shuttle service. This service will commence at 10.30am* and run until 8.00pm* over the four event days. Shuttles run approximately 15 to 20 minutes* apart.
Free wheelchair accessible vehicles will operate within the circuit. These vehicles are available for patrons with limited mobility. For further information, please click here.
A daily program of all the on-track action will be available in each corporate Suite. Information is also available on our website at www.grandprix.com.au where an up to date event schedule will be published.
All corporate wristband holders* are entitled to access this unique location across all four days. Located at Pit Exit, guests can enjoy complimentary beverages from 4 – 7pm each day. Both the outdoor bar and indoor lounge provide exclusive locations for entertaining and networking with clients.
In accordance with the Corporate Suite Standard Terms and Conditions (Clause 8.1), the client acknowledges that AGPC is under no obligation to replace any ticket, credential pass, lanyard or wristband which has been lost or stolen. AGPC reserves its right to replace a lost or stolen ticket, credential pass, lanyard or wristband and charge a fee for such a replacement, in its sole and absolute discretion.
The Australian Grand Prix Corporation hopes you enjoy your experience at the 2013 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix.
There is no vehicle parking close to the circuit. Patrons are advised to park in one of the 70,000 car spaces in the City and catch the FREE GP EXPRESS TRAM SERVICES to the Circuit.
Free Tram for GP Ticket Holders Between City & Circuit *
Swanston Street (outside Federation Square) to Gates 5, 8, 9 & 10
Thursday & Friday: Peak Times: 2 minute intervals.
Saturday & Sunday: Peak Times: 1 minute intervals.
Spencer Street (Cnr Collins Street) to Gates 1 & 2
Thursday & Friday: Peak Times: 2-3 minute intervals.
Saturday & Sunday: Peak Times: 1-2 minute intervals.
Spencer Street (Cnr Collins Street) to Gates 3 & 4
Thursday & Friday: Peak Times: 5 minute intervals.
Saturday & Sunday: Peak Times: 2-4 minute intervals.
NOTE: Normal tram fares apply on other tram routes that operate past the Circuit. The Light Rail GP Express and Clarendon Street GP Express will not stop in both directions between Spencer Street and the Circuit on Saturday and Sunday.
(NB: This includes the stop at Crown Casino)
* Free Grand Prix tram shuttle only valid on day of ticket.
Thursday & Friday:
Peak Hours: 7am-9am & 4pm-7pm: 5-10 minute intervals (most trains)
Off Peak: 15-30 minute intervals
Saturday & Sunday:
10 minute frequency on most lines (20 to 40 minute frequency on other services).
Make your way to Southern Cross or Flinders Street stations to catch one of the free shuttle trams running direct to the circuit.
Service details will be announced mid February 2013. Call 1800 800 007 or visit ptv.vic.gov.au for more information.
Drop off & Pick up: Gates 1, 2, 4, 8 & 10.
Yellow Cabs 13 22 27
Arrow 13 22 11
Embassy 13 17 55
Silver Top 13 10 08
Designated bays are provided for limousines in each of the taxi ranks (Gates 1, 2, 4, 8 & 10) expect at Gate 1 where a specific rank is provided.
There is no vehicle parking close to the circuit. Patrons are advised to park in the city, and take advantage of free tram shuttle services to the circuit.
To view locations of the internal Corporate Hospitality Shuttle pickup/drop off locations click here