For all those who love a little bit of adrenaline, this is the event for you - outdoor karting on a generous track with real overtaking.
Start point: BP Caldermeade. 4465 S Gippsland Hwy, Caldermeade
Venue: 2000 South Gippsland Hwy, Stony Creek VIC 3957
Arrive at 9.00am for a 9.50am departure.
We will start the day from Caldermeade BP then take a scenic drive through the beautiful South Gippsland countryside, arriving in time for lunch before the action starts. For those who want to try their luck on the track, we will be doing 10 minutes sessions with 3 sessions each.
For those less enthusiastic, there is an observation area, where you will be able to sit and watch the others have some fun, while enjoying a coffee and something to eat.
Please note: children over 140cm can drive their own kart. If they are under that height, they can go in a double kart with an adult free over the age of 5 (double Karts are limited).
Registration types and costs:
Drive/lunch/karting $65.00 - select Drive / Karting
Drive and lunch - select Drive / Lunch
Karting $65.00 - select Karting Only
The main fleet of Hire Karts available at Stony Creek are the French-built Sodi RT8's fitted with Honda GX270 4-stroke engines able to reach speeds of up to 70 km/h.
All have fully adjustable seats for comfort, a centrifugal clutch system and belt drive to guarantee you a smoother ride than chain driven go-karts. The RT8's safety features include PROSLIDE 360 impact absorption and rollover protection with seat belts.
Drive instruction will be sent in the receipt of registration and reminder emails.
(Please note, lunch and all snacks will be at members own cost. Helmets and karts provided - or bring your own AS approved helmet)
Please note all departure times and exact venues in this event notification are estimates only and are subject to change based on availability and other factors. Please refer to your drive instructions for actual departure times.
The karting venue requires all patrons to be double vaccinated and will refuse entry if proof of vaccination is not shown (no refunds will be given on the day). If you are only attending the drive component then it is recommended but not mandatory to be double vaccinated.
While not mandatory, we recommend all event attendees have the COVIDSafe app on their mobile device.
BMWDCM is not responsible for any conditions of entry into any event venues, including COVID safety requirements. Please ensure you check any entry requirements with the relevant venue.
If you are feeling unwell we request that you do not attend any of our in-person events, regardless of your vaccination status.
We will be using UHF radios to communicate. If you have your own, please use channel 17. if you'd like to purchase your own, this radio is what many of our members use.
BMW Drivers Club Melbourne Inc.
Any questions? Contact Jo Mawson at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 0412 661 900.