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Newsletter • 10 Feb 2016

It's all happening Down Under!

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Phillip Island WorldSBK

Phillip Island MotoGP Test

Isle of Man TT

Isle of Man Classic TT

Qatar MotoGP Season opener

European multi-event tours

Motegi, Phillip Island & Sepang

Sepang MotoGP Test gallery

Oh to be an Aussie or Kiwi!

Enjoying the summer while we are at -1°C. All the new bikes and teams in action for the first time on your doorstep...

We have just returned from the Sepang MotoGP Test (pics below) and the whole team wishes they could go to The Island for the next installment of MotoGP and SBK.

But it is still a long way to go, so while soaking up your summer sun hanging on the beach, start thinking about where you want to be this winter!

Breaking news: Brno MotoGP general admission tickets released. Will have Grandstands in April. Czech out our new web site


Australian MotoGP Test

Phillip Island 17-19/Feb

iomtt platinum access all areas

Do you want to see the new bikes, teams and riders in action in preparation for the 2016 seson? The tests are amazing - you get right inside it all!

We will have a guide at the test, and you will be a guest of MotoGP team LCR Honda. 3 days access, garage visits, rider meets, and lots of bikes. (no hospitality) AU$460. We can only take 6 people. Book...

Australian MotoGP

Phillip Island 21-23/Oct

Rossi wheelies over local hero Jack

It's never too early to plan ahead!

While we are sceptical of the rumour that Casey Stoner will wildcard at the race, we have had an unprecedented level of early sales!

We have a brilliant 4 night package at the top hotel anywhere near the track (15 min drive); and the top VIP facility with PADDOCK access. (Hurry - these are nearly sold out. AU$1995, $1895 for package customers)

You can even join us on the START GRID with our Platinum Team experience.


Malaysian MotoGP

Sepang 28-30/Oct

resort hotel

Yes, this IS the event where we always end up in the bar with a gaggle of MotoGP stars... :-)

This event simply never misses. You may not have liked what happened here in 2015, but for certain it wasn't boring!

We have TWO VIP hospitalities, with guest riders, garage tours and more.

Our top package at the Sama Sama hotel is nearly sold out; also consider our new Paradise Package set in a stunning coastal 5* resort (pictured)


Japanese MotoGP

Motegi 14-16/Oct

Motegi podium

If you haven't made it to Motegi then this one needs to be added to your 'bucket list'. Charming, exotic and simply fun. We stay in a brilliant 4* hotel and take care of you all the way.

This event has sold out the past two years; it's not hard to see why!



Sepang MotoGP Test report

Stunning Photos from an eye-opening event

Casey Stoner was back

Casey Stoner was back in action

Liz & Rossi

Never know who you will meet!

See our gallery

Report from Pole Position Travel photographer Cormac Ryan Meenan

We have appointed Cormac as our official photographer for 2016.

Cormac Ryan Meenan

See his full gallery of mouth-watering action pics here.

Cormac will be doing a photo report on every MotoGP event in 2016. Stay tuned!


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Phillip Island World SBK 26-28 Feb

Join the World Champions Kawasaki for the opener

Johnathan Rea with sensational opening victory

Catch the very first round of the SBK season from INSIDE the garage of the World Champions Kawasaki and Jonathan Rea! You will be a guest of the team, eating lunch with them, visiting their garage, getting cool Kawi merchandise and of course meeting Tom & Jon. Our Pole Position Travel rep will be on hand to help make it a weekend to remember! AU$640 pp.

Go PLATINUM and join Tom & Jonathan on the START GRID! Just 2 places; AU$1140 per person.

VIP or simply paddock passes also available.


Need accommodation at the SBK?

We have a lovely apartment in the top rated 4* Silverwater Estate 15 minutes from the track. our guide Neil is staying there, you would be sharing the apartment in your own en-suite doubleroom. The cost is $380 for the room for Thu/Fri/Sat nights. Contact us ASAP if interested.


Isle of Man TT 3-12 June 2016

Scratch this off the 'bucket list'. From c. AU$3000 including flights!

Isle of Man TT up close

We have it all at the home of motorcycle racing- the top hotels, top guides, transport throughout and some stunning viewing and hospitality options, INCLUDING the famous VIP Platinum on Sr Race day with COURSE CAR lap!

Join us for 4 or 8 nights from Fri 3/June or 4 nights from Tue 7/June.

You will be based right in the heart of action on the Douglas promenade - a stone's throw from Bushy's Bar! - and on the inside of it all.

Packages without flights start from AU$1740 pp (2 sharing) and we can add flights and transfers to take you all the way from home to your hotel!

See for more info. See our video.


Isle of Man Classic TT 26-29 Aug 2016

All the insane action, but on vintage bikes!

Classic TT podium with Bruce Antsey, Michael Dunlop and Ryan Farquhar

Classic TT F1 podium with Bruce Anstey, Michael Dunlop and Ryan Farquhar. Classic.

Can't make the TT? Already done it? The Classic TT will blow you away. Same riders, same course, same island, same crazy atmosphere. But just to make it more exciting, they ride bikes often 2-3 times their own age!

We have a brilliant weekend here, at a top Douglas hotel and a local guide getting you right inside. And YES, you CAN do the pre-race Course Car lap. Same course, same car, same speeds; about half the price!

Price from AU$1950pp without flights. (And we can sort those) More info...


Qatar: Where it all begins. 20 March

Night action. Free beer.

Karel the ghost

The rubber hits the road.

We just love this event! Dune-bashing or pool-siding during the day, brilliant racing at night. If you want an event where it is the easiest to meet riders (and you don't want to go all the way to Argentina!), this is it. Book the VIP Village. Top digs. Air conditioned. Open paddock access. Beer & wine!

See our specialist web site to get the full picture, or just go book it.

Multi-event tours of Europe

Go back-to-back!


Coming to Europe? Why not catch several events at once? Mugello MotoGP followed by Donington SBK? Or catch the brilliant Catalunya MotoGP and then fly to the Isle of Man TT! Or the new Austrian MotoGP then straight to the Big One - the Czech MotoGP at Brno! (We even offer a tour taking you from Austria to Brno via a brewery and a few days in Prague!)

We can help you with all your travel planinng - what to do between events, how to get around Europe efficiently, where to stay in Prague; etc. Best of all if you book packages with us we will discount all legs of your journey 5%!

If you want to take in an F1 along the way we can also fix you up with tickets.

Other ideas: The lovely Sachsenring MotoGP followed by the glorious return to Monza for the Superbikes; or Silverstone MotoGP then straight on to Italy for the San Marino MotoGP?

Start your planning by downloading our handy week-by-week MotoGP/SBK/F1 and Road Racing calendar.

n.b. all photos taken by PPT staff & associates or customers. These are real.