Off-track show bigger than ever at Bathurst 12hr

FANS will be treated to three days of great off-track entertainment at the 2018 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.

As well as enjoying a world-class grid of the best cars and drivers from around the world, all ticketholders will have access to a broad array of food, drink and entertainment options throughout the precinct across the February 2-4 weekend.

As well as the return of the popular Heineken Rooftop Bar overlooking the front straight and pit lane, a brand new Iron Jack Mountain Bar will cater for fans at the top of Mount Panorama throughout.

Meanwhile, automotive displays, Cars and Caffeine competitions, merchandise retailers and fantastic food and drink vendors – and more – will be on offer throughout Harris Park and the pit/paddock area across the event.

Access to all off-track entertainment options are included with all tickets purchased to the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.

Check out the broad range of options available below!

Heineken Rooftop Bar

Heineken 2

The highly popular Heineken Rooftop Bar is back for 2018, located on Pit Roof Building (accessed via the Tower 1 stairs).

The Heineken Rooftop Bar features Big Screens, shade and water misters while further entertainment will be provided by a great band performing over Saturday and Sunday – and of course, cold Heineken on tap to enjoy with views down to Pit Lane or towards Mount Panorama.

Iron Jack Mountain Bar

A new addition for the 2018 event, the Iron Jack Mountain Bar is located at the top of the mountain at McPhillamy Park/Skyline.

Enjoy Iron Jack and plenty of other refreshments with panoramic views of the Bathurst track and area, as the cars tackle on of the most challenging pieces of race track in the world.

Featured Marque of the event – AMG

For 2018 the features marque is AMG.

AMG will have a large activation with some of the most significant vehicles from the brands’ past and present on show, as well as merchandise and even a display of their World Championship-winning Formula 1 car. Mercedes-AMG will also supply the official event Safety and Course vehicles this year.

Vehicle Demonstrations and Displays

Various manufacturers will have demonstrations of their state of the art vehicles for fans to get up close and personal to throughout the Harris Park precinct – like Bathurst’s own motor show.

Pit Paddock Access

All fans are invited into the Bathurst 12 Hour Pit Paddock to watch teams preparing their vehicles all event – access is free with your event ticket.

Access to top of the mountain

To take in the sheer climb of the mountain and the speed of the state of the art vehicles across the top, there are two options:

Drive yourself for $5 per vehicle per day
Take our courtesy bus – it’s $5 for a return trip.

Meguiars Cars & Caffeine

In it’s second year, Meguiars Cars & Caffeine will have 75+ collectable, prestigious and unique vehicles on display. Fans are welcome to judge on the vehicle of the event all the while soaking in the atmosphere in Harris Park.

Plenty of Food and drinks

Food trucks – with shade – throughout the Harris Park Merchandise area to keep the energy levels up throughout the event.


Official Event Merchandise of the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour plus manufacturers such as Bentley, AMG, Audi with many options available to purchase to secure some memorable souvenirs from the 2018 event.

Pirelli Pitstop Challenge

Fancy being the fastest wheel changer on the mountain? Test your skills at the Pirelli Pitstop Challenge which will be at the event in 2018.

Support Category Paddocks

With an extensive Support Category located behind the 12 Hour Paddock, there is plenty to see across the Group S Historic Sports Cars, the Skye Sands Combined Sedans or the Radical Australia Cup sports racing cars, who will open their 2018 championship at Bathurst. With more than 130 cars competing across the three classes, there will be non-stop action on track throughout the event.

Manufacturers Walk

The competing Manufacturers of the Bathurst 12 Hour will showcase their premium vehicles in a motorshow environment, brands include AMG, Audi, Bentley, McLaren, Aston Martin, BMW.  Located in the Harris Park Merchandise area.