The GAC Recently received an $80 000 grant from the Gladstone regional council. This much needed funding will go towards stage 1 of the earth works required to Start building the new track.
Speedway has for over forty years provided the Gladstone community with family entertainment as a spectator sport and active involvement for others as participants. It is truly a family sport as many of our drivers are third generation with the Club which has a strong youth focus that provides for the development and training of young drivers in a safe and supportive environment.
The Gladstone Auto Club Inc. has over the years hosted many Australian, State and Regional finals in all classes of speedway. Speedway meetings see numerous participants from other areas come to compete, bringing along their families, friends and supporters.
Gladstone Auto Club Inc. is developing its new speedway track on Jono Porter Drive at Benaraby to provide an alternate activity for community participation and enjoyment.
The club members cover a broad range of the current speedway racing categories, from Juniors, Production and Modified sedans, Super Sedans and AMCA.
Our 24 x 24 meter pad can accommodate some of the regions wildest Skid cars. Everything from your off the street nanas Volvo up to supercharged methanol burning dedicated comp cars.