National Veteran Motor Cycle Rally 2017 nvr NVR Barossa September 2017

National Veteran Motor Cycle Rally 2017

Barossa Valley, South Australia

Sunday 17 September - Friday 22 September 2017

Update 9 July 2017: Entries by the end of this month please!
The Veteran and Vintage Motor Cycle Club of South Australia is hosting the National Veteran Motor Cycle Rally in September 2017. The rally is a non-competitive event on open South Australian roads for motor cycles and tri-cars built before 31 December 1918. Veteran enthusiasts from clubs all around Australia are invited to join us for the event. The organisers would be especially interested to hear from international enthusiasts who may wish to join us.
When Sunday 17th to Friday 22nd September 2017
Where Based at the Barossa Tourist Park, Nuriootpa, in the heart of the Barossa Valley SA
Rally Format Interesting, quiet, undulating roads and great scenery. We have preliminary run details, which incorporate a maximum of 30 km between stops, a morning tea break each day, and total daily distances of 100km or, on one day, just a little over.
Attractions Let's start with 100+ interesting veteran motorcycles, 100+ interesting veteran enthusiasts, and six days of riding on beautiful, quiet country roads. If you need more, you'll be surrounded by wineries, historical locations and buildings, fine foods and dining, and arts and crafts
Other events Bay to Birdwood Classic (the more "modern" event, unfortunately) scheduled for the Sunday 24th September following the Rally or move on up the road to Clare for the National Veteran Car Rally, 24 - 30th September
Accommodation The cabins at the Barossa Tourist Park are close to fully booked, but various sites and camping options are available. The local area has a huge range of accommodation options including other caravan parks, motels, B&Bs, etc. If you need help, try the Barossa Visitor Information Centre Phone: 1300 852 982
Costs We're working on costs at the moment, but as usual they will be kept as low as possible
Contact details web:
email: [email protected]
mail: National Veteran Rally, PO Box 278, Henley Beach SA 5022
phone: If it's really urgent, or you're a real worrier, you can call Leon on 0422 921 518
Expression of Interest Unlike previous Rallies, we're not having a formal "expression of interest" procedure. However to make sure you're on our email list, please drop us a note at [email protected] to let us know you're keen. If you have a nice photo of your veteran that we can use, please send us a copy.
We have arranged a bus to follow the rally each day: please let us know if you will be accompanied by one or more family, friends or supporters who would like to make use of the rally bus.
Machines The event is for machines built before 31 December 1918 which are largely as they left the factory.
Important dates The Entry Form is available below (1 March 2017).
Entries will close 31 July 2017.
Late entries may be accepted up until 31 August, with a late fee and some limitations.
Newsletter Number 1, October 2016

Newsletter Number 2, March 2017

Newsletter Number 3, July 2017

Entry Form
Contact us: [email protected]

Veteran and Vintage Motor Cycle Club of South Australia