National Events

Northern Region

  • First Monday of the month - Noggin & natter - Good Home Pub - Normanby Road, Mt Eden, Auckland

  • Escape To The North Tour - Friday 20th May - A 3 day event. See here for details and here to register your attendance.

  • Sunday 29th May - Monthly Meander

  • Sunday 26th June - Monthly Meander

  • Sunday 31st July - Monthly Meander

  • Sunday 28th August - Monthly Meander

  • Sunday 25th September - Monthly Meander

  • 16th to 20th October - Taranaki Tour to New Plymouth

  • Sunday 30th October - Monthly Meander

  • Sunday 20th November - Northern Region AGM - Hilton Hotel Auckland

  • Sunday 27th November - Monthly Meander

See here for a full list of Northern region events.

Central Region

Saturday 28 May 2022 - Central Region Wander: Gladstone Pub for a casual lunch. Thoughts are that:
  1. Wairarapa locals can meet us at either of the suggestions below, or at the Gladstone Pub at 12:00 noon;
  2. Those coming from Wellington might meet at Caltex Rimutaka (1193 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt) at (say) 9:30am, travelling in semi-convoy over to the Everest Cafe (Main Street Featherston), for coffee, and then motor on to the Gladstone Pub at 12:00 noon;
  3. Those coming from the north might meet at The Lazy Graze (main Street Eketahuna) at 10:00am for coffee, and then motor in semi-convoy to the Gladstone Pub at 12:00 noon.  
Please R.S.V.P. (for catering purposes) to or 027 222 0044 by Thursday 26 May 2022.
  • Friday 1 July 2022 - Mid Winter Solstice Formal Dinner at the prestigious Wellington Club.  Meet at the Wellington Club - 88 The Terrace Wellington at 5:30pm for pre-dinner drinks, then sitting in the dining room at (say) 6:00pm for our annual formal dinner!  Please R.S.V.P. (for catering purposes) to or 021 440 0682 by Friday 24 June 2022.
  • Sunday 31 July 2022 - Central Region Wander - casual lunch somewhere in Waikanae - details to be confirmed!  Watch this space.
  • Sunday 28 August 2022 - Central Region Wander - something casual to enjoy!  Watch this space.
  • We are working on casual monthly outings across our region.  Watch this space for more detailed information as our planning consolidates!
  • Friday 18, Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November 2022 Don't forget to diary our Central Region AGM.  We are planning for a weekend in Whanganui (subject to confirmation) over the weekend of Friday 18, Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November 2022.

Southern Region

See here for a full list of Southern region events.

  • Saturday 18th June

Assemble at The Mill Cafe at Waikuku ( SH1 ) at 10am for coffee
Drive to Greystone Winery,  376 Omihi Road ( SH1 ) for a wine tasting
Drive to The Hoggitt, Hawarden for lunch where there will be a set menu consisting of 4 choices for the main course and 2 for dessert  for a total cost of $25.00 per person.
After lunch we will return South via the very scenic Inland Road to Broomfield and Amberley

  • 22 July 2022 Hot Water Bottle Tour
    A two night Friday-Sunday short run, this time to the hospitality of North Westland to
    be followed by a longer excursion for those with the will and a heater in their car.
    Accommodation is limited so get in early as soon as details are available.
    Friday afternoon across Arthur’s pass and staying at Mitchells at the south end of
    Lake Brunner for Friday and Saturday nights, exploring the coast on Saturday,
    Sunday run through Reefton where the short timers can peel off and return East over
    the Lewis Pass, Those wanting to continue, or Nelson based members wishing to
    join can spend a night at Tophouse (to be confirmed) and thence on to Blenheim for
    Monday / Tuesday nights. Contact Murray Hawkes or 021311335 to contribute your two bob’s worth.  See here for full details.

Winter Excursion - Day run from Christchurch, details TBA

Show Weekend Tour - is……..THE MANIOTOTO
On Friday 11th we shall eschew SH1 in finding our roost in the Waitaki Valley, On
Saturday 12th we rest in the Maniototo, and if you are able, so shall we, on the night
of Sunday 13th.
Free your diary!, Rinse your napery!, Pack your Alka Seltzer!, Prepare, by reading
Rodney Hutchison’s seminal work, “The Canterbury Show Weekend Detox” (I
understand that the “De” in “tox” may be silent.) Watch this space for details or
See here for a full details of this event.
28-30 October Targa South Island VCC
Looking for the Headline, “Bentley Assaults Targa event, only shown up by Rolls
Royce’s”. The VCC section of Targa is great fun, A short club gathering will be
organised to coordinate with the South Island Mini Targa in NELSON Friday 28th to
Sunday 30th October, the weekend after Labour Weekend. Add it to your calendar Murray Hawkes
or Rod Corbett (car and Driver must be VCC registered.
AGM - Sunday 4 December 2022, AGM following lunch, somewhere, Details TBA
Other Related Car Club Events

None advised at this time.