Email Address: Password:   Forgot ?
To enter an event or receive the latest Targa news: Sign Up

Targa’s Strong Future

Targa Australia and the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) can today confirm they have signed off on a new, five-year agreement.

The news means the CAMS Australian Targa Championship will continue for at least another five years, until 2022.
A minimum of four events will be held in 2018, with the Targa North West, Targa Tasmania, Targa High Country and the new Targa Great Barrier Reef on the Championship’scalendar.
 
Targa Australia Event Director Mark Perry said he was excited about the new agreement and what it meant for the category.
 
“We’ve seen a great level of interest in Targa events across Australia and with the Targa Great Barrier Reef being added on to our calendar, we’re really looking forward to the next five years,” Perry said.
 
“This new agreement with CAMS is excellent news for all Targa competitors and fans and will ensure we can continue to offer high-level, competitive action across our various Targa events.
 
“We can’t wait for the first event of 2018, which is now less than a month away.”
 
CAMS CEO Eugene Arocca said he was looking forward to building further on CAMS’ strong partnership with Targa Australia.
 
“Targa is an exciting category and provides plenty of competition across a range of different classes on some of Australia’s most scenic locations,” Arocca said.
 
“CAMS is proud to be supporting the Championship and we will have a key role to play in ensuring the success of these events through technical support, promotion and of course having our world-class officials at all events.
 
“We’re excited about further building on our strong relationship with Mark and the team at Targa Australiathroughout the next five years, starting with the Targa North West in Tasmania in February.”
 
For more information about the CAMS Australian Targa Championship, head to targa.com.au.
 

Christmas Closure Dates

Targa Australia Offices will be closed from Friday 21st December, 2018 and re-opening Monday 7th January, 2019.

2018 was a very big year for the Targa family, a year that included our first brand new event since 2010 in Targa Great Barrier Reef, which was a massive success in its first year. 

We would like to wish all of our loyal customers, sponsors and officials a very joyous and safe Christmas and New Year period.

We look forward to seeing you all at a Targa Australia event in 2019.


read more

Plenty of Surprises in 2018 CAMS Australian Targa Championship

With more competitors than any other national motorsport championship, the CAMS Australian Targa Championship is tough to win, no matter which competition you take part in.

The recent running of Targa High Country saw the winners crowned and a fun filled casual dinner on top of Mt. Buller, where MC, Glenn Ridge had the capacity crowd in stitches of laughter.


read more

Targa North West Tour 2019

For the first time, a Targa Tour will be held at Targa North West. It is a fantastic way to take part in a Targa event without all the preparation and pressure of competing. 


read more

Here Are The Top Five Reasons To Not Do A Targa Rally

5. You will become addicted

This is another big gap in the documentation from Targa Australia, nowhere does it warn you about this and it will be hard for many to avoid. Although, once you get a taste for the amazing twisty closed roads, being part of a large motorsport event, drooling over lots of cars, getting sore cheeks from smiling too much and getting that little taste of what race drivers get to enjoy….you will most likely become addicted and want to do it again. You’ve been warned!
read more