Due to COVID-19, the Vintage Only Rally has been postponed from the original April 25-26-27 2020 date to 23-26 April 2021.

The South Canterbury Vintage Car Club is holding a rally over April 23-26 2021, exclusively for vintage vehicles built from 1919 to 1931.

The entry form is available to download here. – Entries close 8 April 2021.

The rally will be held on scenic rural roads with low traffic in the South Canterbury region – especially suitable for vehicles with smaller engines, and those more suited to a leisurely pace.

To find out more:

South Canterbury Vintage Car Club
PO Box 623, Timaru 7940.
Email: southcanterbury@vcc.org.nz


Open to all eligible Vintage Vehicles – 1919 to 1931

This will be a non competitive Vintage Car Rally with the focus on ANZAC’s and having a fun time with like minded people.

Friday 23 April

Meet and greet at the South Canterbury Branch Clubrooms, Redruth St, TIMARU, on Friday 24th April, with an evening get together including supper and a cash bar from 6.30pm

Saturday 24 April

This morning you have the option of attending one of the many ANZAC parades around South Canterbury. We will have directions printed for you to attend the Local Service at Caroline Bay, Timaru, or feel free to attend Temuka, Waimate or Geraldine services. You are free to attend whatever service you may like, purely optional. We will have instructions for all services if required, please advise if you want instructions.

Saturday afternoon we will meet at the club rooms at 12 noon for a light meal at 12.15pm, with a “rally afternoon” including an early evening meal at a local Venue at the conclusion of the rally. This will give you time to motor to your accommodation before it’s too dark.

Sunday 25 April

Sunday morning we will meet at the clubrooms at 9am for a morning cuppa before we depart on our rally day. Bring your lunch and a chair, and a flask if you want hot drink.

Sunday evening we will have a farewell evening meal in our Clubrooms. Our rooms will be open from 6pm and eating at 7pm.

Monday 26 April

Monday morning. There will be a complimentary Cuppa at the Clubrooms and our parts shed and Reference Room (aka Library) will be open to view.