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Supercars Take Over Sundale Bridge Ahead of Gold Coast 500

Boost Mobile Gold Coast 500 Schedule & Event Guide

It's race week, and it promises an action-packed lineup both on and off the track at the GC500. Our comprehensive guide contains all the essential information, including the complete racing schedule.

It’s race week, and it promises an action-packed lineup both on and off the track at the GC500. Our comprehensive guide contains all the essential information, including the complete racing schedule. Whether you’re in search of enjoyable fan activities, appearances by top-tier drivers, or thrilling on-track showdowns, rest assured, we have you covered.


Sunday, 30th of October

For the last day of the race weekend the forecast is for 24 degrees, with a low chance of rain and partly cloudy throughout the day.

All times are Gold Coast Local Time [ AEST ]

TimeCategorySession
0740-0820EventsPit Lane Walks
0750-0820EventsSafety & Course Car Experiences
0830-0910Porsche Carrera CupRace 2 (28 laps)
0915-0920EventsEntertainment
0930-0950V8 SuperUtesRace 3 (8 laps)
1005-1020SupercarsQualifying Race 26
1025-1050EventsBoost Challenge/Entertainment & Pit Lane Walk
1100-1120National Sport SedansRace 3
1135-1205SupercarsTop Ten Shootout Race 26
1205-1215EventsEntertainment
1225-1245V8 SuperUtesRace 4 (8 laps)
1255-1320Porsche Carrera CupRace 3 (16 laps)
1415SupercarsRace 26 (85 laps or 1 lap after 16:18)
1630 – 1730Club 500 Set TimesDJ Havana Brown
1745 – 1845Club 500 Set TimesILLY
Gold Coast 500: The Presets, Client Liaison, Illy, Havana Brown + Mashd N Kutcher Take the Stage!

Sunday Night: Illy and Havana Brown

As the on track action wraps up on Sunday, the stage will come alive once more. ARIA winner Illy will take center stage. With two ARIAs and three APRA Awards to his name, including Best Urban Album and Best Australian Live Act, Illy’s performance is not to be missed. He has reached #1 on the ARIA charts, and hits like “Papercuts” have climbed to #2 on the national singles charts. Continuing the night of entertainment is Aussie DJ Havana Brown, a global sensation known for her remix of “We Run the Night” featuring Pit Bull, which reached #1 on the US Hot Dance Club Songs chart.

Gold Coast 500: The Presets, Client Liaison, Illy, Havana Brown + Mashd N Kutcher Take the Stage!

Getting to the GC500

Complimentary Public Transportation for the GC500

Enjoy a cost-free journey to and from the event with the convenience of Queensland Rail City Network Services, Gold Coast Light Rail Network Services, and (TransLink) Surfside Transport Buses for individuals holding a valid Event ticket or Accreditation pass, granting access to the Event on the same day as their travel.

Complimentary travel is extended to all children aged 5 to 14, as long as they are accompanied by an adult possessing a valid event ticket for the round trip.

Children must obtain a transport ticket for their public transit journey when accompanied by an adult during the event period.

For kids aged 12 and under, specific public transport services offer free travel when accompanied by an adult with a valid entry ticket.

Plan your public transport itinerary effortlessly with the TransLink Journey Planner, accessible through the TransLink website or by dialing 13 12 30.

Catch The G-Link Light Rail to the GC500

Experience a hassle-free experience with Light Rail services, which will see increased availability during the event, providing direct access to the event entrance.

If you are coming from the South, the nearest station to the venue is Surfers Paradise North, conveniently situated approximately 600 meters from Gate 6 (refer to the precinct map).

For those traveling from the North, the closest station is Main Beach, with the nearest entry point being Gate 2 via the underpass (consult the precinct map for guidance).


Tickets to the Gold Coast 500 – GC500

There’s a range of tickets to suite the whole family from General Admission to Reserved Grand Stands and even some of the more luxurious hospitality options, including the return of Hellenika to the Gold Coast for the second year in a row.


Club 500 Set Times

You can find the Club 500 set times in the above schedules for each day to see when your favourite artists are performing.

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Supercars Take Over Sundale Bridge Ahead of Gold Coast 500

Boost Mobile Gold Coast 500 Schedule & Event Guide

It's race week, and it promises an action-packed lineup both on and off the track at the GC500. Our comprehensive guide contains all the essential information, including the complete racing schedule.

It’s race week, and it promises an action-packed lineup both on and off the track at the GC500. Our comprehensive guide contains all the essential information, including the complete racing schedule. Whether you’re in search of enjoyable fan activities, appearances by top-tier drivers, or thrilling on-track showdowns, rest assured, we have you covered.


Sunday, 30th of October

For the last day of the race weekend the forecast is for 24 degrees, with a low chance of rain and partly cloudy throughout the day.

All times are Gold Coast Local Time [ AEST ]

TimeCategorySession
0740-0820EventsPit Lane Walks
0750-0820EventsSafety & Course Car Experiences
0830-0910Porsche Carrera CupRace 2 (28 laps)
0915-0920EventsEntertainment
0930-0950V8 SuperUtesRace 3 (8 laps)
1005-1020SupercarsQualifying Race 26
1025-1050EventsBoost Challenge/Entertainment & Pit Lane Walk
1100-1120National Sport SedansRace 3
1135-1205SupercarsTop Ten Shootout Race 26
1205-1215EventsEntertainment
1225-1245V8 SuperUtesRace 4 (8 laps)
1255-1320Porsche Carrera CupRace 3 (16 laps)
1415SupercarsRace 26 (85 laps or 1 lap after 16:18)
1630 – 1730Club 500 Set TimesDJ Havana Brown
1745 – 1845Club 500 Set TimesILLY
Gold Coast 500: The Presets, Client Liaison, Illy, Havana Brown + Mashd N Kutcher Take the Stage!

Sunday Night: Illy and Havana Brown

As the on track action wraps up on Sunday, the stage will come alive once more. ARIA winner Illy will take center stage. With two ARIAs and three APRA Awards to his name, including Best Urban Album and Best Australian Live Act, Illy’s performance is not to be missed. He has reached #1 on the ARIA charts, and hits like “Papercuts” have climbed to #2 on the national singles charts. Continuing the night of entertainment is Aussie DJ Havana Brown, a global sensation known for her remix of “We Run the Night” featuring Pit Bull, which reached #1 on the US Hot Dance Club Songs chart.

Gold Coast 500: The Presets, Client Liaison, Illy, Havana Brown + Mashd N Kutcher Take the Stage!

Getting to the GC500

Complimentary Public Transportation for the GC500

Enjoy a cost-free journey to and from the event with the convenience of Queensland Rail City Network Services, Gold Coast Light Rail Network Services, and (TransLink) Surfside Transport Buses for individuals holding a valid Event ticket or Accreditation pass, granting access to the Event on the same day as their travel.

Complimentary travel is extended to all children aged 5 to 14, as long as they are accompanied by an adult possessing a valid event ticket for the round trip.

Children must obtain a transport ticket for their public transit journey when accompanied by an adult during the event period.

For kids aged 12 and under, specific public transport services offer free travel when accompanied by an adult with a valid entry ticket.

Plan your public transport itinerary effortlessly with the TransLink Journey Planner, accessible through the TransLink website or by dialing 13 12 30.

Catch The G-Link Light Rail to the GC500

Experience a hassle-free experience with Light Rail services, which will see increased availability during the event, providing direct access to the event entrance.

If you are coming from the South, the nearest station to the venue is Surfers Paradise North, conveniently situated approximately 600 meters from Gate 6 (refer to the precinct map).

For those traveling from the North, the closest station is Main Beach, with the nearest entry point being Gate 2 via the underpass (consult the precinct map for guidance).


Tickets to the Gold Coast 500 – GC500

There’s a range of tickets to suite the whole family from General Admission to Reserved Grand Stands and even some of the more luxurious hospitality options, including the return of Hellenika to the Gold Coast for the second year in a row.


Club 500 Set Times

You can find the Club 500 set times in the above schedules for each day to see when your favourite artists are performing.

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