FAQS

Venue

u003cpu003eApproximately 10kms from Darwin CBD.u003c/pu003e

Transport and Getting Here

u003cpu003eThere is a dedicated free bus service from various pick-up points in Darwin to the venue, please check back here closer to the event for the full timetable.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eThere is free public parking at the venue.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eu003c/pu003eu003cpu003eMost major domestic airlines fly into Darwin from capital cities several times a week. Keep an eye out for airfare sales by visiting airlines’ websites.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eTaxis and busses are available from the airport to travel into Darwin City. Hidden Valley is approximately 10 minutes from Darwin City with tourist attractions, cafes and, restaurants also close by. Keep an eye out for free buses to Hidden Valley over the event weekend.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eDarwin has a wide range of accommodation options. For more info, head to u003ca href=u0022https://northernterritory.com/plan/accommodationu0022 target=u0022_blanku0022 aria-label=u0022Accommodation in the NT | Northern Territory, Australi (opens in a new tab)u0022 rel=u0022noreferrer noopener nofollowu0022 class=u0022ek-linku0022u003eAccommodation in the NT | Northern Territory, Australiu003c/au003eu003ca href=u0022https://northernterritory.com/plan/accommodationu0022 class=u0022ek-linku0022u003eau003c/au003e. u003c/pu003e

Ticketing Information

u003cpu003eTickets will be going on sale soon. Stay tuned for more details.u003c/pu003e

COVID-19 Event Information

u003cpu003eThe event will take place in line with an approved COVID-19 Event Safety Management Plan, which will adapted accordingly as the COVID-19 situation evolves.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eYes. We work closely with the Northern Territory Department of Health to ensure our events follow the latest COVID-19 protocols. The Merlin Darwin Triple Crown will be delivered in line with an approved COVID-19 Event Safety Plan which will take in the latest health recommendations.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eEvent organisers encourage attendees to stay COVID Safe by washing their hands as often as possible, keeping a safe distance from others and checking in using the Territory Check In App. To download the app, click u003ca href=u0022https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/stay-safe/check-in-appu0022 class=u0022ek-linku0022u003ehereu003c/au003e.u003c/pu003e

Accessibility

u003cpu003eWe welcome people of all abilities to the Merlin Darwin Triple Crown. For any questions regarding accessibility, get in touch with us via our contact page or at u003ca href=u0022mailto:major.events@nt.gov.auu0022 class=u0022ek-linku0022u003emajor.events@nt.gov.auu003c/au003e.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eWe offer a dedicated accessible shuttle bus at Hidden Valley for event attendees to get around the venue. Simply ask our gate staff when you arrive on site and they will be able to call it for you.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eYes, there is an accessible viewing area on the Terraces. We will have maps highlighting this space that can be collected at the gates when you arrive. To receive a copy of the map in advance, contact our team at u003ca href=u0022mailto:major.events@nt.gov.auu0022 class=u0022ek-linku0022u003emajor.events@nt.gov.auu003c/au003e and we can send it to you directly.u003c/pu003e

What can I bring?

u003cpu003eYes, pack a picnic! Please note you can bring in a bottle of sealed water only or bring an empty bottle and fill up at one of our refill stations. If you’re still hungry, we have a great range of catering options available to suit all tastes.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eShade structures, alcohol, glass, illegal substances, fireworks or flares, laser pointers, weapons or resemblance of weapons (including knives, firearms and blunt offensive objects), projectile items (including balls, frisbees, rackets or similar objects), bicycles, skateboards, political or offensive materials, recording devices (for commercial purposes), animals (other than service dogs) and musical instruments or noise makers including drums, whistles, air horns and loud hailers.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eYes, we are encouraging fans to bring their own chairs. Hidden Valley is a natural amphitheatre with plenty of natural and temporary shade throughout the venue.u003c/pu003e

General Information

u003cpu003eYes, to make sure you don’t miss any of the action there are big screens positioned throughout the venue.u003c/pu003e

u003cpu003eLive radio commentary of the racing is available on 96.1FM.u003c/pu003e

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Merlin Darwin Triple Crown Supercars respectfully acknowledges the past, present and emerging Traditional Owners of the beautiful land on which we live, work and gather. We respect the cultural practices and traditions of our hosts, recognise the importance of sustainably caring for our country, and commit to being respectful visitors to traditional lands.