Training Session 14/08/18

Do you enjoy scrutineering things?
Do you enjoy inspecting things?

Yes we hear you say? Well you’re in luck! 

Southern Go Kart Club will be holding a ‘Scrutineering & Technical Inspection’ training session on Tuesday 14th of August at 6pm in the SGKC clubroom. 

This session is open to ANYONE that is interested. So if your keen on getting into the nitty gritty of kart inspection and scrutineering now’s your chance. Register you’re attendance with Brett Fortanier on 0411 402 582 or with Karting SA at

Our monthly general club meeting will follow at the conclusion of the training session. You’re more than welcome to stick around and get some insight into the running of SGKC or take the opportunity to have your say on karting in South Australia.

TMA Supermoto Trackday This Sunday

This Sunday will see SGKC host a Supermoto trackday for the first time. Yes, we know, bike v kart would be kinda cool but there will be no karts on track. It’s all bikes, all day baby!

Get trackside and check out these 2 wheel weapons rip around Bolivar Raceway! 

Summer Road Closure Delayed

Bad news if you’re a fan of progress but good news if you’re a fan of a direct route 

The closure of Summer Road has been delayed! We do not have another date of yet so, for now, you can still use Summer Road to access the track directly. 

We’ll be sure to update you on when it will be closed as soon as we receive more information.

Rotax Pro Tour S.A Host Venue Confirmed *VIDEO*


The kart circuit at The Bend Motorsport Park is nearing completion with the paddock and landscaping to be completed.

The Rotax National Championship will be the first karting event taking place 14th-16th September 2018 in conjunction with the Southern Go Kart Club.

In the meantime, a small video teaser of the brand new circuit. So hit the link below!!!

Summer Road Closure Effective 23/07/18

It’s finally happening. Summer Road is closing

Details are below…

•Summer Road Closure / Monday July 23, 2018•

Summer Road will be closed permanently () from Monday 23rd July, 2018. Access to the track will be via St Kilda and Robinson Roads.

Signs on Port Wakefield Rd will be updated to advise motorists access to the Club will be maintained via St Kilda Rd.

Access to the track is shown in the map below (provided by the Roads Project Team).

Entries Close Today! 2018 SA Kart Championship

*Attention SA Competitors*

Today is the day! Entries for the first round of the 2018 SA Kart Championship close at midnight tonight. Entries after close will NOT be accepted. 

Round One – Whyalla, July 14th & 15th
Round Two – Bolivar, September 29th & 30th

Entries Closing Soon! 2018 SA Kart Championship

*Attention All SA Competitors*

Entries for Round 1 of the SA Kart Championship close in just 3 days! Once again, if you’re intending on entering please get your entry in as soon as possible.

Round 1 – Whyalla, July 14th & 15th 
Round 2 – Bolivar, September 29th & 30th


Entries Open – 2018 SA Kart Championship Rd 1

Entries are now open for the first round of the 2018 SA Kart Championship. Head over to CM:S to register your entry.

Round 1 will be held at the Whyalla Go Kart Club on July 13th-15th with round 2 to be held at Southern Go Kart Club in late September.



Bring A Mate Day – May 27th

Got a mate keen to get behind the wheel of your kart?

Well now is their chance to get onto a genuine and safe kart circuit and experience the thrill of driving a full spec race kart!

Sup regs relating to this are below. Be sure to read them carefully to ensure both you and your mate are aware of things such as briefing times, track times, eligible classes etc.

To register your mate you will need to contact the club directly via email at with your details and your mates details. We need this done as soon as possible so we have an idea of numbers and can adjust timetable accordingly.

All karts being used will need to meet current KA specification and will be scrutinized as per normal. Full safety gear must be supplied as per normal.

Remember your mate is using your kart. Make sure it’s safe and that your mate fits comfortably and securely in the seat.

Entries Now Open! May Club Day

Entries are now open for the May (Open) Club Day race meeting.

Head over to CM:S and get your entry in!