An action-packed day of family fun and entertainment!


The SOAR & ROAR festival is Australia’s most inclusive motoring festival, celebrating the athletes of Special Olympics Australia and powered by the motorsport community at Australia’s home of high velocity entertainment - Sydney Motorsport Park.

In addition to the roar of bikes and cars, the festival offers a variety of fun, inclusive activities for people of all ages, including:

Live Stage Entertainment

Watch performances from Justice Crew, Isaiah Firebrace, Amber Lawrence (Special Olympics Australia ambassador), Ukelele performing group and other local artists.

Dream Rides

Car Clubs giving people with an intellectual disability a Dream Ride in luxury cars – Aston Martin, Corvette, Hot Rods, Lamborghini, Lotus, Morgan, Mustang. Find out more about the rides here.

Hot Laps in a Formula Ford

Put a bid in to win a ride in a 2-seater Formula Ford with Anglo Racing Academy.

Petting Zoo

Bring the kids into the Petting Zoo and meet some live animals.

Dance Spectacular

Join our mascot Wheeler Bear as he dances on track with a crowd of 300 dancers!

Amusement rides

Have a ride on the Cup & Saucer, Autoracer, Swinging Chairs, Jumping Castle and climb on the tall Rock Wall.

Food trucks

Grab a bite to each at the food trucks and sample some of Sydney’s famous food trucks.

Shannons Show n Shine

Come and see the variety of different cars on show at the Shannons Show n Shine.

Kid’s Entertainment

Get your face painted, have some fairy floss or cool down with a Snow Cone.

Opening Ceremony

Be part of the Opening Ceremony and cheer on the hundreds of luxury cars and bikes parade in the Lap of Honour, Law Enforcement Torch Relay, and Lighting the Cauldron.

Sports Demonstrations

Watch Special Olympics athletes demonstrate 4 sports: football, basketball, tennis & softball.

Helicopter Rides

Win a chance to have a helicopter ride to get a bird’s eye view of Sydney Motorsport Park.

Rob and Tahir

Be entertained by Rob and Tahir from Here Come the Habibs and meet some of the other cast.

Market Stalls

Get some early Christmas shopping done at the market stalls from local makers.

CEO Billy Cart Race

Watch CEO’s and their Pit Crew build a Billy Cart and race the race down the Main Straight of the race track.

Waratahs Enduro Bike Race

Join the Waratah Masters Cycling Club and race on track. Register here.


Address: Sydney Motorsport Park, Ferrers Rd, Eastern Creek

Date: Sunday 26 November 2017

Time: 9.30am – 5.30pm

Cost – entry is free

Parking: enter via Gate B on Peter Brock Drive


9.30am – 12pm
(viewing from Grandstand)

140 luxury cars enter track, Lap of Honour

Motorbikes enter track, Lap of Honour

Law Enforcement Torch Run carrying Flame of Hope

Lighting the Cauldron

Police Classic Cars Parade

Wheeler Show

MOITS Racing Team burnouts

Anglo Racing fast car demonstrations

Opening Ceremony

Shannons Show & Shine Parade

12.00pm – 5.30pm
(Festival side will be opened)

Dream Rides around the track for people with an intellectual disability

Market stalls

Kids amusement rides

Live stage: Justice Crew, Amber Lawrence, Ukulele Band, Special Olympics Dancers and more!

Motorbike Show

Car Show

Face painting

Helicopter rides


Food trucks

CEO Billy Cart Race

Dance Spectacular with Wheeler Bear

Contact Us

This event is solely operated by Special Olympics Soar & Roar Pty Ltd ACN 612 566 560 a subsidiary of Special Olympics Australia.

Special Olympics Australia Soar & Roar Pty Ltd
PO Box 62
Concord West NSW 2138

Phone: 1300 225 762

All funds raised from the SOAR & ROAR Festival will help Special Olympics Australia provide more sports opportunities for people with an intellectual disability so that they can get fit, have fun and make friends. Find out more about what we do at Thanks for your support!

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