Council News:

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Council’s newsletter for affiliated clubs:
Council Communique
May edition available now.

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Affiliated Club’s Annual Return & Fees are due by 30 June.

Download the Annual Return pack here!


Failure by a Club to meet the 30 June deadline will mean that that Club’s members will be unable to drive their ACT Concessional Registration Scheme (CRS) registered vehicles, or renew their CRS registration, as the Club maintaining its affiliation with CACTMC is a condition of use for CRS.

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The Dickson Motor Vehicle Inspection Station will close from 4pm on Friday 12th May and will not reopen.

The new Hume Motor Vehicle Inspection Station (Hume MVIS), located at 29 Couranga Crescent Hume, will be open for vehicle inspections from 8am on Monday 22nd May. [Details here]

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CACTMC  Calendar
motoring events for affiliated clubs

2017 – Year of the Car | National Museum of Australia


21 | National Motoring Heritage Day (NMHD) | Canberra
Join the ACT’s NMHD social tour organised by STHARC & CACTMC

21 | Shannons’ Cars, Bikes and Coffee | Kosciuszko & Kurringai Pavillions, EPIC (9am – midday)
A new venue but the format remains the same. Come and go as you please, this is a casual affair, a good chance to go for a run in your special vehicle be it car, bike, original, modified, classic, modern or otherwise!
The Canberra Café Racers will be running a BBQ on the day, coffee at the EPIC canteen, a display of rally cars ahead of the National Capital Rally at the end of the month plus a HUGE variety of cars and bikes on display!

21 | Mount Gladstone Hill Climb | Cooma
Hill climb up 1 km long Mount Gladstone track. The event will be open to vehicles ranging from road registerable Type 1-2 2WD production vehicles up to Type 3 AWD vehicles, also Type 4 production based 2WD vehicles (sports sedans).

21 | Cavalcade of Transport | Bellarine Estate, Victoria
Veteran, Vintage, Classic, Historic and Collector vehicles
Celebrating National Motoring Heritage Day


TBA | Holden HR Nationals | TBA

18| Battle of WaterlooQueanbeyan Town Park, Campbell St.
The annual French vs English Show & Shine standoff, brought to you by the Peugeot Association of Canberra. Put your vehicle on display, enjoy the family friendly atmosphere and wander.

The event is in conjunction with the Queanbeyan markets also being held in the park. Download the Flyer: Battle of Waterloo 2017


10 | Superheroes ACT Classic Cruise | Canberra

Supporting Camp Quality

15-18| Alpine Alfisti 2017 Spring Tour | Hunter & New England

24 | Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride | Canberra

“In 2016, more than 56,000 smartly-dressed gentlefolk in 500 cities from 90 countries straddled the saddles of their classic and vintage motorcycles to raise awareness and help fund prostate cancer research and suicide prevention.”


14-15 | Wings & Wheels @ HARS | Albion Park, South Coast

14-15 | Girder Fork Rally | Cooma
Motorbike Rally for Girder Fork Motorbikes, manufactured prior to 1950. Over scenic sealed roads of the Cooma Monaro area and foothills of the Snowy Mountains.

15 | Capital All Ford Day | Queanbeyan Showgrounds


4 | Classic Yass 2017 | Banjo Patterson Park, Yass

4 | Cooma Motorfest | Cooma Showgrounds
Bi-annual Motorfest with: Street Machines, Hot Rods, Vintage & Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Military Vehicles, Motor Bikes, Trucks & Trucks, Stationary Engines, Art Exhibition & plenty of stuff for the kids. Motorfest coincides with the annual Snowy Ride (over 1000 riders and bikes checking in through the day) & Australian National Busking Championships.

12 | Marques in the Park | John Knight Park, Belconnen

24-25 | Mount Gladstone Hill Climb | Mount Gladstone, near Cooma


3 | Terribly British Day (TBD) | Queanbeyan Park

2017 celebrates the 42nd anniversary of TBD, making it one of the longest running annual motoring events in the ACT region.
Terribly British Day is organised by the Triumph Car Club and Southern Tablelands Heritage Automotive Restorers Club (STHARC)

Download the TBD Flyer here: TBD 2017 flyer

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Other events will be included as they are advised.

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Oct – Nov | Australian Historic Motoring Federation Rally | Bendigo

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Government Notifications

Council receives notices from the ACT & NSW Governments regarding changes to motoring laws and regulations [See the latest notices here]

ACT Concessional Registration Scheme
NSW Classic Vehicle Scheme

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