2 November 2013

Willowbank Raceway’s FUCHS Winternationals was honoured this evening at the Ipswich Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Business Awards, in which the event was one of three finalists for the Ipswich Turf Club Tourism/Event of the Year Award.

As a finalist, Willowbank Raceway CEO Tony Manson took the stage alongside representatives from The Workshops Rail Museum and the Tivoli Miracle Centre Drive In, with The Workshops Rail Museum announced as the award winner.
Willowbank Raceway would like to take this opportunity to congratulate The Workshops Rail Museum on their award win.

“What an honour it is has been to be recognised by such an important local institution,” said Manson.

“The Ipswich Chamber of Commerce and Industry Business Awards is a prestigious event and we are very humbled to have been recognised as a finalist.

“I must send my sincere congratulations on behalf of the Willowbank Raceway Management Committee to our fellow finalists - it has been a great honour to stand alongside them in the running for this award and their contributions to the Ipswich community are undeniable.

“I would also like to send our thanks to the judging panel and the Chamber for their consideration of our event for the award, and also to our staff, officials, racers, spectators, suppliers, sponsors and everyone else involved in the FUCHS Winternationals – our nomination in these awards is a true testament to your dedication, hard work and ongoing support.”

Willowbank Raceway’s FUCHS Winternationals are held annually across the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in June. For full information, visit www.willowbankraceway.com.au

Willowbank Raceway is Queensland’s premier drag racing facility, located 45 minutes from Brisbane or just a short drive from Ipswich, offering a year-round program of events for the entire family. For more information including a full event calendar, please visit www.willowbankraceway.com.au