The Caltex Begonia Rally, organised by the Ballarat Light Car Club, was held on March 2.
1963 Caltex Begonia Rally
The opening round of the 1963 state championship, the Caltex Begonia Rally, was dominated by Ford, with Geoff Russell victorious in a Cortina, followed by Harry Firth (Cortina), Frank Kilfoyle (Falcon) and Don Opie (Anglia). The event was reported in Australian Motor Sports.
Results and entry list
These results were subject to a protest against the winner, the outcome of which is not known.
|1||Geoff Russell||Dick Colling||Ford Cortina|
|2||Harry Firth||Graham Hoinville||Ford Cortina|
|3||Frank Kilfoyle||Mike Flanagan?||Ford Falcon|
|4||Don Opie||Ford Anglia|
The event ran to the north and west of Ballarat, including the forests around Creswick, Mount Cole and Maryborough.
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