It was an adrenaline-pumping time at the 2023 event, where there is no stopping—both on and off the track!
Feel the rush as you dive into the heart of the action, witnessing the mechanics go to work in the feature race paddocks. Picture yourself up close and personal with the roaring engines, support category cars and the drivers who command them. It's an immersion like no other, a backstage pass to the very heartbeat of racing excellence.
Brace yourself for an explosion of energy in the activation zone. Immerse yourself in heart-racing experiences and interactive elements that put you right in the midst of the off-track action.
Experience the thrill of motorsport like never before across Attraction Zone, Family Zone Plus, feature race paddocks and car displays within the precinct. Kids 12 and under enter for free with a full-paying adult, and with your ticket, enjoy all attractions at no extra cost. It's a day of family fun and high-speed excitement!
And the excitement doesn't stop there! Stay tuned as we unveil the latest announcements and an extraordinary lineup of what's in store for the 2024 event!
RAAF F-35A Lightning IIRead More
Kindig Custom Car ShowRead More
Boost Mobile Freestyle BMXRead More
Monochrome GT VillageRead More
Motorsport HubRead More
Xtreme Trials ShowRead More
Airtime FMXRead More
Golden North Ferris WheelRead More
Hot Wheels DisplayRead More
Australian Defence ForceRead More
Racing SimulatorRead More
maii Pedal CircuitRead More
Super SlideRead More
Mega BounceRead More
Wacky ShackRead More
RAAF F-35A Lightning II
The VAILO Adelaide 500 precinct will be really rocking with the Royal Australian Air Force F-35A featuring for the first time at the event 2023. Over the weekend the ADF will highlight the acceleration, agility and maneuverability of the F-35A during its show stopping aerial display.
SATURDAY 25 NOVEMBER 2023
2:20pm: 1 x F-35A handling display
SUNDAY 26 NOVEMBER 2023
2:15pm: 1 x F-35A handling display
2:30pm: F-35A fly past salute
Please note: times are subject to change
Step into the heart of the motorsport world at our Motorsport Hub. Get up close with vehicles, meet race drivers, and experience the best ways to start your motorsport journey.
- Flag Officials
- Dirt Karts
- Toyota 86
- Aussie Race Cars
- Hyundai Excel
- V8 Utes
- Formula Vee
Xtreme Trials Show
Catch 4 days of an amazing experience as Harry and the team tackle a purpose-built mobile stunt display unit on a 1967 F600 ‘classic’ truck & other static props
Adrian Harry is a top professional athlete with over 30 years of experience on a motorcycle. He has a strong passion for moto trials and promoting the sport, especially to junior riders who are after all the future of the sport!
International achievements include four European podium finishes, five ‘Special First Class’ awards in the world-renowned Scottish 6-Days Trial and two ‘Silver Spoons’ in the famous Yorkshire ‘Scott’ Trial.
The Airtime Freestyle Motocross Team push the limits on what is possible, and their action packed show will have you on the edge of your seat from start to finish! Launching motorcycles 15m into the air while performing some of the most death defying stunts, it’s an incredible family friendly show for all ages, and one not to be missed!
Golden North Ferris Wheel
Golden North, being an iconic and well-loved South Australian ice cream brand is going to thrill VAILO Adelaide 500 event goers this November by revving up their taste buds with a delicious range of ice cream for purchase at the event.
Plus for Golden North’s 100th Birthday they want to thank South Australian’s for your ongoing support, offering free rides on the Giant Ferris Wheel all event! Imagine the amazing views of the Adelaide Street Circuit while you munch on your favourite Golden North Ice cream.
Hot Wheels Display
Catch the cars, trucks and bikes off track in the TrAction Zone!
Australian Defence Force
Team Army will once again thrill racing fans with the diesel-powered tidal wave Project Matilda, M1A1 tank and much more. Make sure you stop by and view the wide range of equipment on show.
- PMV - Ambulance
- M1A1 (Tank)
- M113 AS4 (Tracked Vehicle)
- G Wagon - CPM1.
- VR ship and sub tours
- Drones and Computer Simulator Display
- Flying simulators
- 3D Printer
Go head to head with your mates as you battle it out in racing simulators!
The simulators offer a thrilling, competitive experience that's perfect for all ages. Start your engines and race to victory
maii Pedal Circuit
Got a little racer, or want to pretend you’re on the streets of Adelaide, show your talents on the maii Pedal Circuit for the win, and see if you can set the fastest pedal lap time. Located near Gate 1, and thanks to maii the fun filled, and free pedal car circuit is open to the young and the young at heart.
Free with your general admission ticket
Opening times: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Maximum of 20 cars on the circuit at a time.
The ONLY portable fibreglass slide in South Australia. The Super Slide has 3 lanes and is a massive 35 metres long. Fun for all ages… parents can even slide with their kids!
The name says it all! The Mega Bounce comes complete with a huge bouncing area, lots of obstacles and a jumbo slide, keeping the children entertained the whole time!
Have a crack at the Wacky Shack. It’s the latest addition to our equipment and suitable for the whole family. Wind your way through the wacky tricks and obstacles and then slide through the tree house in a twisted slide.