Riders and lovers of classic motorcycles should save the 2020 Australia Day long weekend for the 27th running of the International Phillip Island Classic. It is the southern hemisphere’s largest historic motorcycle meet. The Island Classic returns to the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit from 24-26 January 2020. It will feature a century of motorcycles from pre-war through to the new era machines. The circuit will play host to more than 450 bikes, 300 riders and 50-plus races starring in a packed agenda. Island Classic tickets Tickets will go on sale later this year at www.islandclassic.com.au This year’s prices were $80 for a three-day adult pass if bought in advance with children 15 and under free. There is also on-circuit camping that last year cost $75 per person for four nights, if purchased in advance. One of the highlights is the 2019 International Challenge which was this year successfully defended by Australia, ahead of USA and NZ in third. Steve Martin won the Ken Wootten Perpetual Trophy, for the highest individual point scorer.