The Australian

Racing Drivers'


@Sydney Motorsport Park



Since 1952, the ARDC has been more than just a club for drivers & riders – it has played a proud and privileged role as an integral part of Australia’s motor racing heritage, and the foundation upon which Australian motor racing will continue to build into the future.

Our Members

The ARDC offers its Members privileges no other motorsport club in Australia can. ARDC Membership is the ultimate access pass to Sydney Motorsport Park, and all the motoring and motorsport events and experiences therein!

Our History

Established in 1952 from humble beginnings at our home track in Mt Druitt, NSW, to installing Mt Panorama on the motorsport calendar, to our current standing as Australia’s only on-track Racing Club operating SMSP...

Our mission

The ARDC’s goal is to be Australia’s preferred club for competitors and enthusiasts: from cars to bikes, Beginners to Legends; Historics, Retros and Muscle Cars through to the latest and greatest. Start your motorsport career with us!


From entry-level motorkhanas, to grass-roots racing, to State and National level motorsport, we have it all at Sydney Motorsport Park, the home of the ARDC.
Entry forms, regulations, information and links for our competitors, teams, media, and more can all be found here.

Starting In Motorsport

You can never stop learning, and never stop loving cars and bikes once you start - we have everything at SMSP for the motoring enthusiast! Events, training, track time, free learning initiatives, and more - the ARDC will help you on your motorsport journey!

Officials and Volunteers

Without them, motorsport would simply not happen. We have a dedicated group of trained and qualified officials who are always keen to help mor people get in to motorsport - behind the scenes!

ARDC Membership

Choose from either a Car or a Bike Membership as a top-tier Competitor, an entry-level Enthusiast, or an Enthusiast Plus Membership for Members and two of their best mates.
Scroll down for a quick glance at our membership tiers, or click below for the full table of benefits!


Prices shown are full Adult 1 Year membership. We have 2 and 3 years, concessions, and more to save you $$$!


Enthusiast Membership
Rolling Membership (begins the day you sign up!)
2x50% saving on SMSP Track Days/year (Car)
1x50% saving on SMSP Ride Days/year (Bike)
Savings on SMSP Experiences
Exclusive Members Only Track/Ride Days
Complimentary GA Access to many SMSP events
Member parking privileges
Deals with ANZ Stadium, Alpha Hotel, Travelodge Blacktown, Park&Fly, Prestige Car Storage, EurOz Driver Performance, Raging Waters Sydney and Sydney Zoo



Competitor Membership
All the benefits of the Enthusiast Membership, PLUS:

Guest Pass (second GA Entry Pass) to many SMSP events

ARDC Private Practice discount

ARDC Race Entry Fee discounts - NSW MRC, ARDC Supersprints, FVee Nats and MCM

ARDC Club Championship eligibility

ARDC Voting Rights




Enthusiast Plus Membership
All the benefits of the Enthusiast Membership, PLUS:

TWO (2) Guest Passes (second and third GA Entry Pass) to many SMSP events





1957 L Geoghegan, Holden
1958 L Geoghegan, Holden
1959 R Phillips, Cooper + Jaguar
1960 L Geoghegan, Holden + Lotus Elite
1961 F Matich, Lotus Climax + D Jaguar
1962 I Geoghegan, Lotus + Jaguar
1963 I Geoghegan, Lotus 23
1964 L Geoghegan, Lotus 27
1965 L Geoghegan, Lotus 32
1966 I Geoghegan, Ford Mustang
1967 M Stewart, Rennmax
1968 P Cohen, Jolus Minx
1969 B Haehnle, Hahn Rennmax Vee
1970 B Haehnle, Hahn Rennmax Vee
1971 F Gibson, R & T Chev
1972 L Manticas, Escort
1973 D Riley, Rennmax + SRV
1974 C Bond, Holden Torana
1975 B Seton, Ford Capri
1976 B Potts, Holden Torana
1977 B Seton, Ford Capri


1977 B Seton, Ford Capri
1978 P Lucas, Volvo
1979 B Morris, Holden Torana A9X
1980 R Wittig, Mini
1981 B Stevens, Holden Monaro
1982 S Brook, Mazda RX7
1983 T Shiel, Mazda RX7
1984 S Masterton, Ford Falcon
1985 C Bond, Alfa GTV6
1986 M Gibbs, Holden Commodore
1987 K Bartlett, Mitsubishi Starion
1988 G Waldon, Mazda RX7
1989 M Larkham, Formula Ford
1990 P Fitzgerald, Holden Commodore
1991 T Longhurst, BMW M3
1992 K Carling, Nissan 300ZX
1993 R Becker, Holden HQ
1994 R Donnelley, Ford Mustang
1995 R Pearson, Lotus Cortina
1996 J Bargwanna, Formula Ford

1997 R Forbes, Formula Ford + Nissan GTR
2001 M Skaife, Holden Commodore
2002 M Skaife, Holden Commodore
2003 I Pretty, Cobra
2004 N McFayden, Reynard F4000
2005 P Hackett, Lamborghini – Reynard
2006 D Wall, Porsche GT3
2007 G Watts, Mazda RX7
2008 G King, Holden HQ
2009 L Burges, Formula Ford
2010 G Walden, Radical Sports
2011 = G Croft, Holden Torana
             = C McMahon, Nissan Skyline
2012 G Morgan, Porsche RSR
2013 A Loscialpo, Holden HSV Commodore
2014 D Thomas, Formula Vee/Mitsubishi Evo
2015 D Thomas, Formula Vee/Mitsubishi Evo
2016 D Thomas, Formula Vee/Mitsubishi Evo
2017 Trevor Symonds, Holden Commodore

Get in Touch With Us.
Got a question? We are happy to help.
The ARDC Office is available weekdays 830am - 5pm on phone, or any time on email.