2019 National Rally - Dannevirke

  • Registrations began at 3pm Monday 4th March at the Destinations Lodge followed by an evening meal at the Dannevirke Citizens Club. 34 cars registered for the 3 day "Dannevirke Drive", 3 of them being pre-war models.
  • Tuesday the 5th saw the cars assemble at the Dannevirke Doman beside the Cenotaph for the Concours judging by entrants and public. The Gymkhana followed at 2.00pm at the Dannevirke Showgrounds. Included in the line up were 7 Riley 1.5s.
  • Wednesday morning the cars were flagged away at one minute intervals to follow instructions taking them east to Wimbleton for a game of tennis and morning tea, then along the coast to Porangahau and Chaplewick for lunch. The drive back to Dannevirke took the cars via Wallingford, Takapau and Ormondville.
  • Thursday morning was free time to explore Dannevirke. The AGM was held in the afternoon, followed by pre-dinner drinks and the prizegiving dinner at the Dannevirke Citizens Club.
  • Another enjoyable, well attended annual rally. Thanks must go to Jenny and John for a fine effort in organising this event.