Don’t endure the drive to get to Australia’s favourite International Endurance Race in Bathurst, Virgin Australia are offering exclusive travel packages to get you to the action at Mt Panorama in style. With the race only a few weeks away, Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour has teamed up with Virgin Australia to provide an exclusive day trip travel package with flights direct from Sydney to Bathurst.
The 2017 encounter is set to be the best yet, with an incredible field and some of the best drivers from around the world going head to head with Australia’s best drivers. Virgin Australia Holidays can take you to experience the cars, the sounds, the views and all the racing stars to make this a brilliant day out.
Guests can be on Mt Panorama to experience all the race action by 8:10 am with flights leaving Sydney on 5 February at 7:30 am. Return flights will depart Bathurst at 9:00 p.m. and arrive in Sydney at 9:40 p.m. for you to experience a full day of trackside action*. Combine your return flights with return transfers and a great range of event ticket options to experience the race trackside:
- Uncovered Grandstand seats you directly across from the pit garages so you can catch all the action that unfolds in pit lane. Located on the outside of the track on pit straight, this stand is one of the best places to witness all the start/finish line action from. From $862 per person
- Covered Grandstand seats are located on the outside of the track at the exit of turn one. This stand is covered and is the prime viewing position to witness the start before the cars ascend the mountain. This stand offers the best view of pit lane exit. From $1037 per person
- Or experience the luxury in the Moët Grand Vintage Lounge where you will enjoy a casual lounge in air-conditioned comfort with non-reserved seating, a balcony for viewing and an exciting premium culinary experience with an in-suite chef. Sit back and sip Moët Grand Vintage, premium wines whilst taking in all the action on the screens showing continuous race action. Plus as an exclusive VIP offer, the first 10 Moet Grand Vintage Lounge bookings will receive a VIP behind the scenes garage tour with the Parmalat/Ice Break racing team. From $1645 per person
- All event ticket options include complimentary coach transfers to the top of Mount Panorama at any time during the day, unlimited access to the VIP section of the Heineken Rooftop Bar (best view at the circuit), a $75 merchandise voucher, official event program and exclusive podium tour. The tour will take in the emotion and legacy of the official Mount Panorama Podium with the opportunity to take photos with the official Bathurst 12 Hour Trophies and Moet Podium Champagne
So don’t get beaten to the finish line. Let Virgin Australia’s exclusive day trip race packages take you there. Packages are on sale now, see www.virginaustralia.com/bathurst for further details or call 13 15 16 to book.
*Flights operated by ATR72 aircraft and flight times subject to change. Packages are on sale until 2 February 2017, unless sold out prior.