Friday, May 25


An Australia versus New Zealand stoush on two wheels will take place at Hampton Downs in October.

It is the Barry Sheene Trans Tasman Challenge and its set down for Labour Weekend, October 19,20 & 21. 

The three day event will include a number of Classic & Classic Superbike riders from Australia plus F1 sidecars in action along with the locals. 

Feature races include the Classic Junior TT, Classic Senior TT, NZ Post Classic GP plus the Trans Tasman Trophy. 

Some former stars from the past are expected to race for both the NZ and Australian Teams and details will be announced once negotiations are completed. 

More news soon...

For information on the Barry Sheene Festival of Speed that has been held at Eastern Creek Raceway since 2005, click here