On non race days the track is available for use from 10am  until  5pm to members that have paid their Annual Membership Fee.

Strictly NO engine running before 10am and after 5pm

Please inspect the track prior to driving on it!!

The track is closed:

 - on Christmas Day

 - on New Year's Day

 - a full 7 days after any race day (club or otherwise)

- when directed by the Committee


I intend to race at the  KartSport Whangarei Inc. race track and I agree that at all times I shall abide by the Rules of the Club and those of KartSport New Zealand. 

I also agree that I shall at all times abide by the instructions and directions of the Race Officials including Club Stewards and KartSport New Zealand Officials. 

I agree that information entered on the Entry form may be kept on file for club use. 

I hereby agree to indemnify the associations known as the CIK, the MSNZ and KartSport New Zealand, KartSport Whangarei Inc., the Whangarei District Council, all sponsors, and all or any member, officials or assistants, of any of the above named or known organisations, against any injury or accident to myself or damage to any kart or equipment, whether in practice or in competition. 

I also agree that I must never practice or race or test my kart at any time that there are no other persons 18 years or over present at the Kart Track.


Whilst using track for practice or testing you must keep the gate from Austin Road to the compound closed.

Whilst there are karts on the race track, the pit access gate must be closed.

Effective from 1st January 2015 any person that drives a race kart on the HANSEN Raceway track must either have a Competition Licence, Vintage Kart Licence or a Practice Licence issued by KartSport New Zealand, unless there is an organised "Have A Go" event.

The signposted "Engine Warm Up Area" must be used for all engine warm-up runs. Kart engines must not be run in the Pit Area, the car park or any other place other than on the track.

Starter Motors must not be left lying on the ground around or on the Dummy Grid. They must be stored beside the Pit Marshal's Shelter when not in use.


Only fully paid up members of the KartSport Whangarei Club can use the track and associated facilities at no extra cost.

All other persons that use the track or go with you to the track to drive a race kart must have a current Competition Licence, Vintage Kart Licence or a Practice Licence and need to pay $20 per person for every practice day.


For Non-Kartsport Whangarei Club members  - please click the link below to register your practice session.