Clive Featherby started a career of promoting Motorcycle Speedway Events at Redcliffe Showgrounds way back on January 31st 1986. 29 long years ago, the event was an England V Australia Motorcycle Test Match and it was a complete sell out.
Since that iconic day Clive one of Australia’s longest serving Motorsports Promoters has promoted over 800 major events World Wide to over 5,000,000 spectators.
Clive has promoted Speedway events, Stadium Moto X, Rock Concerts, Fireworks Spectaculars, Family Shows, Carnivals, Festivals, Waterscreen and Laser Extravaganzas, Off Road Events, Mud Racing, Rodeo’s, Bullrides and for the past 15 years been a major force in the World of Monster Truck entertainment.
During Clive’s time as a promoter he also built up a hugely successful fireworks Display company that to this day conducts over 200 Fireworks Displays Annually World wide.
Clive invented the World’s first ever water proof fireworks fuse namely Sticky Match now used throughout the World.
Clive also built and operated the World’s first ever fully portable animated Waterscreen Show and was the first to ever operate waterscreens in the Southern Hemisphere.
Clive was also the first person to ever manufacture fireworks in QLD and export to countries such as USA.
On the Monster Truck Scene Clive built up a massive Australian Monster Truck empire that at one stage consisted of 12 of the latest monster trucks, Jet vehicles, stunt shows, FMX teams even a full blown Jet Plane. Apart from promoting the shows Clive designed the current Outback Thunda Monster Truck that is the Southern hemisphere best known truck, Australia’s Legend Monster Truck and Clive have successfully toured Thunda throughout USA, Canada, NZ, UAE, Malaysia, Singapore and every State in Australia.
Clive still successfully operates Monster Truck Promotions Australia as well as KC’s Fireworks Displays Aust Pty Ltd.
MTPA annually conducts approximately 20 major shows World wide and has 12 trucks and endless associated equipment in Australia as well as a further 8 trucks in Westville Indiana.
Clive drives, constructs, promotes monster trucks and every aspect of the shows.