2016 Formula 1® Australian Grand Prix On Track Schedule

The full track schedule* for the 2016 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix has been released with the main race to be held on Sunday March 20 at 4pm AEST.

Thursday 17 March* 

10:15 Gates open to public  
10:30 - 10:50 Shannons Insurance Historic Demonstration Track Activity
11:50 - 12:10 Penrite Oils Australian GT Practice Session 1
12:20 - 12:40 Porsche Carrera Cup Practice Session 1 
12:50 - 13:20 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  Practice Session 1
13:30 - 13:45 Air Display  RAAF Roulettes
13:45 - 14:05 MSS Security Ultimate Speed Comparison Practice Session 
14:15 - 14:35 Stunt Display   Track Activity
14:45 - 15:05 Penrite Oils Australian GT Qualifying Session 
15:15 - 15:45 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  Practice Session 2
15:55 - 16:15 Porsche Carrera Cup Qualifying Session 
16:25 - 16:40  MSS Security Ultimate Speed Comparison  Demonstration 1
16:50 - 17:20 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  Qualifying Session 
17:35 - 18:00 Porsche Carrera Cup First Race (25 Min)
18:15 - 18:40 Penrite Oils Australian GT First Race (25 Min)
20:00 Gates closed to public  
Friday 18 March*

10:15 Gates open to public  
10:30 - 10:50 Shannons Insurance Historic Demonstration Track Activity
10:55 - 11:15 Stunt Display 2 Track Activity 
11:25 - 11:50 Penrite Oils Australian GT Second Race (25 Min)
12:00 - 12:15 Air Display  RAAF Roulettes
12:30 - 14:00 Formula One First Practice Session
14:20 - 14:50 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  First Race (30 Min)
15:00 - 15:20 MSS Security Ultimate Speed Comparison Demonstration 2
15:30 - 15:55 Porsche Carrera Cup Second Race (25 Min)
16:00 - 16:10 RAAF Jet Air Display 
16:30 - 18:00 Formula One  Second Practice Session 
18:20 - 18:50 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  Second Race (30 Min)
20:00 Gates closed to public  
Saturday 19 March*

10:15 Gates open to public  
10:30 - 10:50 Track Activity  Ferrari Parade
11:00 - 11:20 Shannons Insurance Historic Demonstration Track Activity
11:30 - 11:50 Stunt Display 3 Track Activity
12:05 - 12:30 Penrite Oils Australian GT Third Race (25 Min)
12:45 - 13:10 Porsche Carrera Cup Third Race (25 Min)
13:30 - 13:45 RAAF Roulettes Air Display 
14:00 - 15:00 Formula One  Third Practice Session 
15:20 - 15:55 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  Third Race (30 Min)
16:05 - 16:20 MSS Security Ultimate Speed Comparison  Speed Comparison Demonstration 3
16:30 - 16:40 RAAF Jet Air Display
17:00 - 18:00 Formula One  Qualifying Session 
20:00 Gates closed to public  
Sunday 20 March* 

10:15 Gates open to public  
11:00 - 11:15 Shannons Insurance Historic Parade Track Activity
11:20 - 11:25 Stunt Display 4 Track Activity
11:35 - 12:00 Penrite Oils Australian GT Fourth Race (25 Min)
12:20 - 12:50 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge  Fourth Race (30 Min)
13:00 - 13:15 Stunt Display 5 & Junior GP Track Activity
13:25 - 13:40 MSS Security Ultimate Speed Comparison  Demonstration 4
13:50 - 14:15 Porsche Carrera Cup  Fourth Race (25 Min)
14:30 - 14:40 Formula One  Formula 1 Drivers Parade
14:35 - 14:50 RAAF Roulettes Air Display 
15:10 - 15:20 RAAF Jet Air Display
15:46 - 15:48 Formula One National Anthem 
15:47 RAAF C-17A Globemaster Flyover Air Display
16:00 - 18:00 Formula One 2016 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix (58 Laps)
20:00 Gates closed to public  

*Subject to change

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