Public Info

Cemetery Circuit grew from a 1 off street circuit race to a 3 Round  Series ‘Suzuki Series’ about 7 years ago and now includes 2 circuit events prior to Boxing Day, one at Taupo & one in Manfeild.  Nothing can beat the close exciting tight circuit of a street race and Cemetery Circuit draws even International Racers from Isle of Man & Europe!  Cemetery Circuit has been going since 1951 and is New Zealand’s biggest street race and the  ‘Suzuki Series’ is New Zealand’s largest Motorbike Event!



ROUND 1:  TAUPO  Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park  Sunday 8th December

ROUND 2:  MANFEILD   Manfeild Park  Feilding         Sunday 15th December

ROUND 3:  CEMETERY CIRCUIT  Wanganui               Wednesday 26th December

Classes:  Taupo/Manfeild :  F1, F2, F3, Fsport/Bears, SuperMoto, Mod Sidechairs, Pre 89, Gixxer 150 cup

Cemetery Circuit:  F1, F2, F3, FSport/Bears, SuperMoto, Mod Sidechairs, Pre 89, Gixxer 150, Pre 82 Chairs

 Tickets will be available online from August 2018

Taupo & Manfeild   Online Earlybird GA Adult $10  On Day $15   Youth $5  Under 5 Free

Cemetery Circuit*     Online Earlybird GA Adult $25  On Day $35   Youth $5  Under 5 Free

                                    Super Stand Ticket $80 *Adult or Child (Tiered Seating, Big Screen, Toilets, Car park, Free Programme)

*CONDITIONS:  Alcohol restricted to 1 doz cans beer OR 6 RTD Cans pp


RACING START TIME:  Taupo/Manfeild approx 10.00-10.30 am** Cemetery Circuit approx 11.00 am*

*Start Times are dependent on Weather and holdups during Practice and may be earlier or later!

*Cemetery Circuit is a street Race!  –  Therefor depending on weather or holdups during practice/racing – track crossings for public will be at discretion of the Clerk of the Course.  You are able to get around the circuit without crossing the track via the over head walkway in Heads Road or along the railway line under the overhead bridge (Ridgway Street).

*Parking:  Taupo Quay (outside circuit for GA)  inside entry for Superstand Ticket holders in carpark along railway yard.  Heads Road/Liffiton Street (*Motorcycle car park opp McDonalds) / Street parking, Hatrick Street (along railway line before entry),  Maria Place, Wilson Street, St Hill Streets, Taupo Quay (opp Trafalgar Square Shopping area) along Riverbank.




Motor racing is a dangerous and persons attending this meeting do so entirely at their own risk. It is a condition of admission that all persons having any connection with the promotion and/or organisation and/or conduct of the meeting including the owners of the land and drivers and owners of the vehicles are absolved from any liability arising out of any accidents howsoever caused resulting in damage and/or personal injury to spectators.

Can’t Come??  Don’t worry!  – It is being Livestreamed! Go to our front web page and book! and watch it from anywhere in the world!

Where:  Whanganui – West Coast North Island New Zealand.