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Bay to Birdwood Classic (Adelaide -ish)
September 29, 2019
39th anniversary of the Bay to Birdwood. If your vehicle is manufactured between 1956 to 1986 you are now invited to enter. The spirit of the Bay to Birdwood is for a spectacular parade of vehicles that are well presented and without major modifications to go on show for the general public and vehicle lovers alike to admire and appreciate. It is the quality of entries that makes this event one of the world’s great historic motoring events. If you would like to attend, please register your vehicle on the website www.baytobirdwood.com.au. A number of VIC club members will be driving over to Adelaide for the event. If you would like more details about departure time & location, please contact Heino Nowatzky. The SA club will be hosting a Saturday dinner get-together in Adelaide. Please see the SA club section events calendar for further details and RSVP accordingly if you would like to attend the dinner.
The Bay to Birdwood is an annual historic vehicle run held in South Australia. The 2019 event is for classic and early modern vehicles (manufactured between 1956-1986) and will take place on Sunday 29 September.
The Bay to Birdwood is one of the world’s great historic motoring events. First held in 1980 the event has become a fixture on the South Australian events calendar. It is a mass-participatory citizen-collector historic motoring event. It draws participants from far and wide and attracts thousands of spectators to line the route and attend the start and finish events. Breakfast is available early at the start sites and then the passing parade is greeted by the spectators as it makes it way to the finish at the Adelaide Hills township of Birdwood.
At the Finish event, there is entertainment, local produce, food and wine, children’s activities and the camaraderie of participating in and celebrating this internationally renowned event. The judging of the vehicle awards takes place at the finish as well as the Fashions in the Field- where everyone has the chance to show off their finery and win great prizes.