Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Friday 22nd-Sunday 24th February 2019
MODEL ‘T’ FORD CLUB of NZ
NATIONAL RALLY FEBRUARY 2019
Over 45 Model T Fords from around New Zealand, will gather in Nelson - Richmond area for their Annual Rally on 22nd – 24th February
The cars range in age from 1910 to 1927 and include open tourers, closed cars, roadsters, speedsters and vans.
The Rally “Cruse day” on Saturday 23nd will commence with the cars parked at Beaurepairs yard in Rutherford Street, Nelson from 9am to 10am. The public will be welcome to have a look at the cars during this time and see them leave on the Cruse around the City from 10am.
The Cruise will end at the Nelson Vintage Car Club, Lower Queen Street Richmond. (Speedway Grounds) where the cars will do some driving tests and be on display from 1pm to 3pm.
Entry to the Grounds is via the Lower Queen Street Gate.
Public viewing of the vehicles at these two locations is free.
The Rally “Long Run day” on Sunday 24th commences at the Nelson Vintage Car Club with cars leaving at 9am for a 70mile run through Mahana, Lower Moutere, Ngatimoti to lunch at Motueka Aero Club. The afternoon run will take them through Tasman, Mapua and back to Richmond to complete the Rally with an official dinner that night.