An Australian police officer patrolling the Bathurst 1000 Supercars event has been injured after being struck on the head with an adult sex toy.

A police spokesman said a 22-year-old man from Moss Vale launched at the male police officer who was seated inside a police vehicle and struck him in the head with the adult sex toy.

The man was arrested and charged with assault on a police officer.

Meanwhile, police arrested and charged a 35-year-old man from St. Helens Park for displaying pornographic material while camping at Mount Panorama for the Bathurst 1000.

At around 9 p.m. Friday night the Public Order & Riot Squad police were conducting a foot patrol of the McPhillamy Park Campsite when they came across a man who was displaying pornographic material on a television which he had mounted on a home made trolley.

The man had been walking his trolley around the park displaying the material.Police arrested and conveyed the man along with his trolley to the on site police station where he was questioned in relation to the offense.

Police conducted a search of the man’s tent where they located and seized in excess of 20 pornographic DVDs. The man was subsequently charged with displaying pornographic material.

Both men were issued banning notices and cannot return to the Mount Panorama racing precinct for the remainder of the event.

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