Octane Burnouts Entries for Sept 18 Now Open!

Burnouts are BACK at Queensland Raceway!

Octane Burnouts fires up on Sunday, September 18 at the infamous QR burnout pad!

Gates open at 9am for entrants and Spectators with all the action kicking off from 10:30am on the pad.

9:00am – Gates open for entrants and spectators
10:20am – Drivers briefing at pit end of pad
10:30am – Burnouts commence on the burnout pad – 2 Burnouts per entrant Expression session will commence after all vehicles have completed their allocated burnouts ONLY if there is substantial time still available.
6:30pm Conclusion of event
7:00pm – Gates close

All tow vehicles may enter across the pad until 10am. All arrivals after 10am must use the gravel driveway from the top of the hill down to the rear of pad area. Once your car is unloaded, you Must move your tow car back to the front carpark for the duration of the event. You may only bring your tow vehicle and trailer back into the venue to collect your burnout car when you are ready to leave the event.

No Alcohol is permitted, and all drivers will be subject to a breath test before their burnout. If you blow over 0.02, you will be told to return to the pit area and come back later in the day to try again.

Drivers briefing takes place at 10:20am at the far end of pad and ALL DRIVERS MUST ATTEND.

Entrant information.

~Pre-Purchased driver entry – $80
~On the day Driver entry if spots available – $100
~Minimum Entrant age – 16 years
~Entrants aged 16-18 years old – You MUST have a current Learners permit to show that you have had some driving experience prior to entering Octane burnouts. Your parents MUST sign on for you on the day, therefore a PARENT must be present at the event.
~Entrants 18+ – No Drivers licence required, however you MUST have some form of government issued photo ID. (18+ Card, Passport etc). This is not negotiable.
~All drivers must obtain a AASA “EXTREME” licence or a “DAY LICENCE” to enter Octane Burnouts. Visit https://aasa.com.au/ to purchase. Your must purchase your licence before the event and have any paperwork ready to show the sign on staff at QR on the day. ~Each entrant will get 2 burnouts on the day. You may perform both burnouts at any time of your choosing. There is no group 1 and group 2 sessions, so you can literally do a burnout, change tyres, line up, and do your second burnout straight away. This will allow more convenience for those who don’t wish to stay for the entire day.
~At the end of the event, if we are running ahead of schedule, we will open the pad up for an expression session. Please note, lining up for the expression session doesn’t guarantee you another burnout.
~Pro Burnout cars have right of way at all times.

PASSENGERS – All passengers must purchase a passenger band from the booth at the front of the Burnout compound. Cost per band is $5. 16+ minimum age for passengers, and any passengers under 18 must have their PARENT sign on for them.


Adults 13+ $20
Kids 5-12 – $15
Kids under 5 – FREE

EFTPOS available at the gate All spectators must park in the front carpark. As this is a family friendly event, we have a ZERO tolerance to bad behaviour and drama.

This is a drug and alcohol free event, and random bag and vehicle searches may be performed at random. Anyone found bringing alcohol into the venue, causing fights, or anything that Hi-Octane and/or Queensland raceway staff feel is detrimental to the fun and safety of the event, will face an instant minimum 6-month ban from any Hi-Octane and AASA Sanctioned events.


~No major damage to Bodywork. This means vehicles must be relatively straight
~Front bumper must be installed. You may remove the rear bumper for your burnout.
~No sharp edges anywhere on the vehicle that could catch a spectator.
~Brakes & Brake lights, must work.
~Seatbelts for each seat that a passenger will occupy.
~No cracks in windscreen (Small stone chips are ok).
~Your front tyres must have good tread.
~Battery must be secure.
~No fuel lines or coolant hoses allowed inside cabin occupied by driver or passenger.