The Autumn Midnight, round 4 of the TAUCC Series and organised by the Car Club of the RMIT, was held on 17 May. The Director was Allen Roberts and Assistant Directors were Wrixen and Kate Thorpe. The event started at the Maude General Store in Tooborac and covered approximately 185km of roads in the Heathcote and nearby forests.
The winners were Laurie Mitchell and Ian Sichlau with David Officer/David McKenzie second and Kevin Mitchell/Lloyd Minifie third. First grade 4 were Rob Reid/Robyn Malone. Three grade 1 crews entered but were ineligible for results. Awards were made to the best driver on 5 of the “driving” sections, David Mitchell, and the best navigator on 4 of the “navigational” sections, David McKenzie.