HISTORIC AND HERITAGE MOTOR EVENTS
EVENTS ARE HELD THROUGHOUT NSW MOST WEEKENDS, THIS IS A PARTIAL LISTING, UPDATED REGULARLY - check back for new events
SCROLL DOWN THIS PAGE for events welcoming owners and enthusiasts, and where often the public can often view heritage, historic and classic vehicles and antique machinery.
All CHMC Affiliated Clubs arrange their own regular events for members and guests, and prospective members are always welcome. To enquire about other Club events - rallies, tours, swap meets, displays and meetings held in your area please contact your local CHMC Club/s - a list is available on our CLUBS page
As a service to community and other motoring organisations promoting heritage and historic vehicles CHMC also includes information on their events on this page.
ROBERTSON HERITAGE RAILWAY STATION ANNUAL CAR SHOW - April 14 2019 (weather permitting)
Car clubs and individual owners welcomed.- 9.30 am to 1.30pm . Free to public. Gold Coin Donation for cars appreciated. Fund raiser for the Robertson Heritage Railway Station.
Robertson Monthly Markets at the School of Arts is on the same day.
Railway Station open for History Display; Working model trains; Historic Farm Machinery
BBQ sausage sizzle; Food - tea and home made cakes; Gourmet Coffee Van
Inquiries: Steve 02 4885 2393 Email: email@example.com or RHRS website on firstname.lastname@example.org
Australian Heritage Festival - April 18 - May 19 2019 Connecting People, Places and the Past
This annual national event is coordinated by the National Trust. CHMC clubs are invited to participate by organising an event celebrating heritage - this year's theme is Connecting People, Places and the Past, the National Trust will assist your event with free promotional material and extensive promotion through their websites and publications. Further details: Australian Heritage Festival.
2019 HAT HEAD RALLY - May 3-5 2019
The 22nd Annual Hat Head Rally - Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th May, based at Hat Head near Kempsey.
Final details and costs to be advised, but will be approximately the same as 2018 event. (2018 was $170 for a couple, inclusive)
Includes a Welcome BBQ on Friday night, Morning Tea, Lunch, and Formal Dinner Saturday, Breakfast and Morning Tea Sunday.
A Show 'n' Shine takes place on Saturday at lunchtime and prizes are awarded for Best Car in selected categories.
Rally routes around the District are proved and led by KMARC.
So come and see the beautiful Macleay Valley in this, our 22nd year of the Hat Head Rally.
Hosted by the Kempsey-Macleay Auto Restorers Club, an Affiliated Club of the CHMC
PRE-31 AUTUMN TOUR -May 3-5 2019
The Pre-31 Autumn Tour has become the premier touring event in the calendars of veteran and vintage vehicle owners in NSW, though entries also come from other States.More than 100 vehicles, all manufactured pre-1931, will be touring around Orange and neighbouring rural areas and townships. Hosted by the Orange District Antique Motor Club, an Affiliated Club of the CHMC
Entry Form and further details ODAMC website
The Council of Heritage Motor Clubs NSW Inc. invite you to their 49th Annual Rally, hosted by the Griffith Historic Motor Club Inc. & the MIA Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club.
Irrigation Wonderland Rally 17-20 May 2019, Griffith, NSW
Entry Form and Details: 2019 CHMC ANNUAL RALLY - GRIFFITH Entries close April 10th 2019
HISTORIC WINTON 2019 - May 17-19 2019
The 43rd Historic Winton invites your car or motorbike club to join the action on the new dates 17th - 19th May, 2019.
Bring your golden oldie to Historic Winton and be part of one of Australia’s largest show and shine events. As well, enjoy the spectacle of historic vehicles battling it out at Winton Motor Raceway. To express interest in your Club receiving complimentary INVITED DISPLAY VEHICLE tickets, please complete the form available at the Historic Winton website (Complimentary Display Vehicle tickets apply only to Anniversary, featured and pre-1975 vehicles. Modern, post-1975 cars and motorcycles cannot be admitted using these tickets).
17th May RACV Benalla Historic Vehicle Tour / Practice laps - 18th May Practice laps / Races / Vehicle Displays - 19th May Races / Vehicle Displays / Parade Laps
Facebook & Twitter @Historic Winton
Event Organiser: Noel Wilcox, 0413 702 558 for enquiries about the vehicle displays or day or weekend club runs email@example.com
PR contact: Leanne Cutler, Siren Marketing, T: 03 9583 2001 or M: 0400 790 060. Direct Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Historic Winton Email: email@example.com Website: Historic Winton 2019
NATIONAL MOTORING HERITAGE DAY - May 19 2019
Historic motoring clubs across Australia participate in this annual event with displays and tours in their local areas promoting Australia's strong motoring heritage. Thousands of vehicles from the oldest veterans to the youngest historic (30 years old) cars, trucks, buses, motorbikes, ex-military vehicles and tractors get out and about promoting Australia's motoring heritage to the wider community, and showing business and government the strength of the Australian heritage and historic motoring movement. To contact a Club near you about National Motoring Heritage Day events see our Clubs list
Sunday 19th May 2019 National Motoring Heritage Day - The Australian Motorlife Museum is an ideal destination for all car clubs or individuals out for a drive on NMH Day. There is ample parking around the museum and plenty of shaded areas suitable for picnics, There will be a sausage sizzle BBQ as well as the museum’s café to cater for hungry travelers and of course there is the museum itself, one of the best in the country.
WAGGA WAGGA ANNUAL JUNE RALLY JUNE 7 -10 2019
The June Rally is an annual event hosted by the Wagga Wagga Veteran & Vintage Motor Club Inc. held on the Queens Birthday long weekend. It attracts around 150 entries comprising veteran, vintage, post war and classic vehicles and motorcycles from the early 1900’s to the 30 year cutoff.
Further details: WWVVMC or Phil (Rally Director) 0418 673 186
NORTH WEST RALLY JUNE 8-10 2019 - NARRABRI
Members of the Namoi Valley Antique Vehicle Club extend a warm invitation to the North West Rally 2019. Come and enjoy our country hospitality over a relaxed weekend with activities focused on Heritage motoring. This is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends, meet new ones and to appreciate all the magnificent vehicles driven by their proud owners. Information - Rally Director: Harvey Black Ph 0427 254 374; Rally Secretary: Beth Brown Ph 0409 787783. Download Entry Form below
Hosted by Namoi Valley Antique Vehicle Club an Affiliated Club of the CHMC
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Gosford Swap Meet SATURDAY JUNE 15 2019 - GOSFORD Showground
Organised by CHMC Central Coast Historic Car Club, an Affiliated Club of the CHMC
Gosford Showground, Showground Road Gosford NSW.
Site Fee $15.00.Admission $4.00
Contacts: Jim Pellow 0413 921 020, or John Ikin, 0407 400 773
SHANNONS CLASSIC CAR DISPLAY DAY - 18 august 2019 - EASTERN CREEK
ALL BRITISH DAY 15 SEPTEMBER 2019 - THE KINGS SCHOOLS, NORTH PARRAMATTA
The largest gathering of heritage and historic British-origin vehicles in NSW. Lots to see- vehicles from The Association of British Car Clubs.
AUSTINS OVER AUSTRALIA - sept 23-27 2019, barossa valley
Hosted by Austin 7 Club of SA. Entry Forms and Event Newsletters https://austin7clubsa.com.au/club-info/austins-over-australia-2019/
Further information : Event Chairperson - David Grear firstname.lastname@example.org or Event Secretary - Ralph Drage email@example.com
MODEL T FORD NATIONAL RALLY - MARYBOROUGH Sept. 29 - Oct 5th 2019
All Model T enthusiasts are invited to join us for a week of crisp country, beautiful beaches and heavenly heritage. So save the date and.....and Pop into Maryborough
Hosted by Model T Owners Queensland Inc. (MTOQ) Telephone (07) 32194192 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Postal: PO Box 1282, Carindale, Qld 4152
Website: http://mtoq12.wixsite.com/mtoq/2019-national (for Entry forms and further information)
43rd ANNUAL MOTORCYCLE RALLY - 5-7 OCTOBER 2019 - PARKES
HERITAGE AND MODERN MOTORCYLES ELIGIBLE.
INFORMATION: ALAN 02 6862 5848 Entry forms from email@example.com
Hosted by the Parkes Antique Motor Club, an Affiliated Club of the CHMC
AUTOMOTIVE HISTORIANS AUSTRALIA – CONFERENCE 18-20 October 2019 - RMIT MELBOURNE
AUTOMOTIVE HISTORIANS AUSTRALIA INVITE SUBMISSIONS FOR PAPERS FOR THEIR FOURTH CONFERENCE, TITLED 'THE JOY OF MOTORING'
For the 2019 conference, AHA welcomes both formal academic papers and less formal presentations, in any format which reflect generally on motoring and automotive culture. They particularly seek contributions that derive from the experience of owning, racing, designing, restoring or building an automobile (or motorcycle), experiences that often rely on tacit knowledge accrued over a long period of time which remains hidden and is never recorded.
CALL FOR PAPERS AND OTHER INFORMATION CAN BE VIEWED AND DOWNLOADED AT THE AHA WEBSITE: http://www.autohistoriansaustralia.org/conference-2019
PARKES 26TH ANNUAL SWAP MEET - sATURDAY 19 october 2019
Pioneer Oval, Alexandra street, Parkes.
Gates open 6.00am. Site holders entry from 2pm Friday.
Details from Alan 02 6862 5848 or Phil 0419 888695
Hosted by the Parkes Antique Motor Club, an Affiliated Club of the CHMC
CLASSIC YASS - NOV 2 2019
Banjo Paterson Park, Riverbank Park - Yass. The event features a huge Motor Show of Classic Cars, Motorcycles and Historic Racing Cars.
For further information contact: Yass Antique Motor Club 0408 632 492
Hosted by Yass Antique Motor Club, an Affiliated Club of the CHMC