AUS - AUSTRALIA
PHILLIP ISLAND
Description  
Location Cowes, Phillip Island
VIC - Victoria
Location  
Latitude - Longitude - 38°30'09"     +145°13'56"
-38.5025     145.232222
UTM Coordinates X = 345853.288  -  Y = 5736948.493  -  Zone 55H
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) NearMap
Altitude AMSL 46 m - 151 ft
Inauguration 1956
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English ForumForum --> Chat in English --> Aerials of circuits [ENG]
(2) Italian ForumForum --> Oceania --> Australia --> Phillip Island [ITA]
(3) Australian English www.grandprix.com.au/bikes/default.asp
(4) English www.racingcircuits.netMotor Racing Circuits Database
(5) Italian Rombo 4/1989 (page 76)Circuit ready for Australian Motorbike GP
(6) Australian English www.phillipislandcircuit.com.auOfficial website

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Phillip Island
Description  
Years 1956÷1988
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration 1956
Closing 1988
Last update of this page December 20th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Turn 1 - Sourhern Loop - Turn 3 - Repco - Siberia - Turn 6 - Hayshed - Lukey Heights - MG - Turn 10 - Turn 11
length 4828  m 15840  ft 3  mi   (4)

Phillip Island
Description In 2004 pit lane exit was changed
Years 1989÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration 1989
Closing  
Last update of this page December 20th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Gardner Straight - Doohan - Sourhern Loop - Turn 3 - Honda - Turn 5 - Siberia - Turn 7 - Hayshed - Lukey Heights - MG - Turn 11 - Turn 12
length 4450  m 14599  ft 2.765  mi   (4)
length 4445  m 14583  ft 2.762  mi   (6)
Difference in level 57  m 187  ft      (6)
Straight length 835  m 2740  ft 0.519  mi Start finish straight (6)
Bend minimum radius 23  m 75  ft      (6)
Max minimum radius 207  m 679  ft 0.129  mi   (6)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
December 20th 2007     Guido de Carli     Update Description
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