HISTORIC AND HERITAGE MOTOR EVENTS
EVENTS ARE HELD THROUGHOUT THE STATE MOST WEEKENDS FOR THOSE WHO ENJOY DRIVING THEIR HERITAGE VEHICLES OR RUNNING THEIR ANTIQUE MACHINERY.
Scroll down this page for a few of the major events open to owners and enthusiasts and at which the public can often view heritage, historic and classic vehicles and antique machinery.
CHMC AFFILIATED CLUBS All affiliated Clubs arrange their own regular events for members and guests, and prospective members are always welcome. To enquire about regular 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.
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 for 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
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
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Event Organiser: Noel Wilcox, 0413 702 558 for enquiries about the vehicle displays or day or weekend club runs firstname.lastname@example.org
PR contact: Leanne Cutler, Siren Marketing, T: 03 9583 2001 or M: 0400 790 060. Direct Email: email@example.com
Historic Winton Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 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