ROXBY DOWNS (SA)
1998 ROXBY DOWNS SPEEDWAY
Prior to Speedway opening in Roxby Downs, 2 sidecar riders in Chris Frazer and Neil Burston put on a demonstration run at the local car clubs short circuit dirt track, as the track was a true short circuit with reverse corners it was not totally suitable for solos and sidecars.
When it was decided to press on and build a purpose built speedway the infeild of the Kart track was chosen in prefrence to the exsisting short circuit or the horse racing track.
1999 ROXBY DOWNS SPEEDWAY OPENS
In Febuary of 1999 a deal had been struck between the motorcycle club and the Kart Club to hold there first meeting, The Sandhill Shootout for Solo's and Sidecars was very succsessful attracting riders from South Australia and New South Wales.
Roxby Downs Speedway would close in 2002 with the Motorcycle Club moving more into the Motorcross code.