Gate times

Site Holders (covered and outdoor) will be admitted to the showgrounds at 1:00pm on Friday 2nd February to allow time for setting up only. Entry will be via gate 8 (Southern Carpark in Harvey Rd).

The Main Gate (Gate 1) will then be opened at 2:30pm. Site holders will be able to camp on their sites on Friday and Saturday nights, however, the Founders and Berghofer pavilions, as well as the Model Market, will be locked at night.

Gate 1 will remain open for the duration of the Swap.

Gates 2 will be opened at 5:00am Saturday for site holders only. Gate 4 will be used as an exit gate only.



Public access is through the turnstiles only. These open at 6am on Saturday and Sunday. The Swap will close at 6pm on Saturday and 12pm on Sunday.

E-tickets can only be used at the Turnstiles. They can not be used for Display Cars or additional site helpers.



Admission charges (public)

Admission is $15.00 per adult on Saturday and $5.00 per adult on Sunday.

Online tickets can be purchased for Saturday only, at a reduced price of $13.

Children under the age of 14 years will be admitted free.
Same day passouts will be available.



There are two large external carparks where patrons can park at no charge.



Site holders are required to park their vehicle within the boundaries of their allotted site. As the Main Arena is used for a car display every year, it is essential that site holders do not leave their vehicles around the Main Arena.

Gate 3 allows entry to the camping area. Check out the Camping page for more information.

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