Close to Everything
|Wangaratta CBD||500 mtrs|
|Railway Station||300 mtrs|
|GOTAFE Campus||50 mtrs|
|Rutherglen Wine Region||30 mins|
|Milawa Wine Region||10 mins|
|Winton Motor Raceway||15 mins|
|Falls Creek||1hr 45 mins|
|Mt Hotham||1hr 45 mins|
Hermitage Motor Inn
7 Cusack Street
(cnr Mackay & Cusack Streets)
Wangaratta VIC 3677 [map]
(03) 5721 7444
Discover why people
|Quiet location, off the main street|
|Quality, well appointed accommodation|
|Clean, Clean, Clean ... Comfortable & Quiet!|
|Genuine AAA 3½ Star rated property|
|Book securely online|
|All rooms are non-smoking|
|All rooms have split system Heating and Cooling|
|Free WiFi Internet|
Winton - Accommodation & Raceway.
Do you require accommodation when attending a motor racing event at Winton Motor Raceway, look no further than the Hermitage Motor Inn located just 15 minutes away in beautiful Wangaratta.
About Winton Motor Raceway.
In 1958 the Benalla Auto Club began planning to build a permanent race track. 1960 saw plans announced to establish a race track at the Winton Recreation Reserve. The 1.3 mile track took 12 months to build.
In 1997 $1.1 million dollars was spent on upgrading the track which included a 1 kilometre extension added to the existing track and resurfacing of the entire track.
The layout of the track gives spectators the opportunity to see the entire track from almost any part of the facility.
Over the years the track has undergone many changes, which has included, pit lane, & garages, a 3 storey race control building, a ‘state of the art ‘ media centre, function rooms and corporate boxes.
The race track holds a number of events throughout the year, some of which are listed below.
- V8 Super Car Championships are held in August 2013
- Fun Days
- Sprint Series
- Motor Cycle events
- Historic Winton
- Vic Time Attack
- Festival of Speed
- Super Truck Nationals
- HQ 4 Hour
You can experience the thrill of being a passenger in a V8 Super car, with the V8 Race Experience. Packages can be purchased through the following web sites www.v8race.com/Winton/ or the V8 Race Car Ride – Front Seat from www.redballoon.com.au.
The race track is available for hire 7 days a week for, private hire, vehicle testing, car clubs & events. The corporate facilities are also available for hire, catering for up to 1000 guests for a variety of different events.
Winton Race Track is well worth the visit if you are a car enthusiast. The race track is situated approximately 2 hours north of Melbourne, off the Hume Highway just past the town of Benalla.