Re-live the action from 1994

Year in review


1994 – summary to come 

The Victorian Rally Championship was won by Graeme Wise and Helen Wylie in their Ford Sierra XR4 V6 4WD N/T. again 

Australian Rally Championship

Victoria’s round of the Australian Rally Championship, #3 and Coefficient 10, was the Rally of Melbourne, the first time that name was used after the event debuted in 1993 as the Healesville Stages. Winner was Michael Guest and David Green in a Mitsubishi Lancer Evo.

In addition, the Alpine Rally and VIC TV Rally in the Valley were ran as ARC Coefficient 5 rounds.


Victorian Rally Championship

VRC events for 1994 were the Begonia, Rally of Melbourne (also ARC), Alpine, Rally in the Valley and North Eastern.

Outright Champions: Grame Wise / Helen Wylie, Ford Sierra XR4 V6 4WD

Novice Award Equal:
Mark Fawcett, Volvo 240T
Cody Crocker / Greg Foletta, Mazda RX5

For more details, including event results and points tables, go to the 1994 VRC page.

Victorian Trials Series

The Victorian Trials Series, previously called the Victorian Trials Championship, was a series of open events designed to test the skills of both driver and navigator.

The VTS events this year were:

  1. Snowy River Trial
  2. Yulunga Trial
  3. Night Stalker Trial

Victorian Club Rally Series

This year the series comprised the:

  1. MMAL Safari Trial – Results in March Unicar
  2. George Derrick Autumn Midnight – results also in March Unicar
  3. Nissan Nightmoves – Results in April Unicar
  4. Rivertown Trial – results also in May Unicar
  5. Tocoan Trial – results also in June Unicar
  6. Bog-A-Duck – results also in Sep Unicar
  7. WDCC Trial – Results in Oct Unicar
  8. Spring 200 – Results also in Oct Unicar
  9. George Jacobson Memorial Zodiac Trial – results also in Nov Unicar
  10. Swinburne 200 – results also in Dec Unicar with Series points.

Western Region Trial Series

This series of closed events was for clubs in western Victoria, in particular Geelong, Ballarat and Melton. Events held were: 

  1. Cooper Memorial Trial
  2. Yulunga Trial
  3. Goldrush Trial
  4. Greg Lock Memorial Trial
  5. Daryl Tunbridge Memorial Trial
  6. Night Stalker Trial

Riverina & North Eastern Series

This closed series was for members of the car clubs in northern and north-eastern Victoria. The series comprised:

  1. Tiger 200
  2. Goulburner Trial
  3. West’s Tractor Parts Trial

 The Rally Calendar for this year:

22 Jan1600 ClassicNCCAClosed
5 FebBegonia RallyBLCCVRC-1
12 FebSprint RallyAWDCCClosed
12 FebIntroductory TrialMSCCClosed
19 FebSafariMMALCCVCRS-1
26 FebCooper Memorial TrialWDCCWRTS-1
26 FebAutumn TrialNECCClosed
26 FebGeorge Woods Memorial TrialPCCVClosed
5 MarRally of MelbourneVRS Pty LtdVRC-2,
ARC-3 (C10)
12 MarChallenge of ClubsNCCAClosed
19 MarGeorge DerrickCCRMITVCRS-2
19 MarPakenham Yackkerboo Historic TrialPACClosed
26 MarFar WesternHDCCClosed
26 MarAlpine RallyAWDCCVRC-3, ARC (C5)
8-10 AprSnowy River TrialMUCCVTS-1
16 AprDiggers Last StandSEACClosed
16 AprNissan NightmovesNCCAVCRS-3
23 AprRally in the ValleyFFCCVRC-4, ARC (C5)
30 AprYulunga TrialHDCCVTS-2, WRTS-2
30 AprTiger 200AWDCCRNES-1
7 MayYe Olde BP Rallye (cancelled?)HRAClosed
14 MayRivertown TrialCERBVCRS-4
21 MayAkademos (cancelled)MUCCVRC
28 MayGold Rush TrialBEN CCWRTS-3
4 JunTocoan TrialTCCVCRS-5
4 JunMaroondah Historic TrialHRAClosed
18 JunCity of Mount Gambier RallySEACSARC, ARC (C5)
18 JunWinter TrialNECCClosed
25 JunNovice NightmovesNCCAClosed
16 JulGreg Lock Memorial TrialSEACWRTS-4
16 JulMirboo MeanderHRAClosed
6 AugWilliam Harvey Memorial TrialPCCVClosed
13 AugSouth Eastern TrialSEACClosed
13 AugGoulburner TrialS&DCCRNES-2
27 AugGoldfields TrialHRAClosed
3 SepBog-a-DuckMUCCVCRS-6
10 SepWhiteknuckles TrialNECCRNES-4
24 SepCerberus Introductory TrialCERBClosed
24 SepSEAC TrialSEACClosed
24 SepAnglia Memorial Sprint RallyFFCCClosed
8 OctDaryl Tunbridge Memorial TrialBAL LCCWRTS-5
15 OctCastlemaine ClassisHRAClosed
22 OctSpring 200FFCCVCRS-8
29 OctNorth Eastern RallyNECCVRC-5
5 Nov1994 Djerriwarrh Rally SprintMMSCClosed
5 Nov1600 Classic No. 2NCCAClosed
5 NovNight Stalker TrialCCCVTS-3, WRTS-6
12 NovSundowner TrialHDCCClosed
12 NovGeorge Jacobson Memorial Zodiac TrialCRBCCVCRS-9
19 NovWest’s Tractor Parts TrialAWDCCRNES-5
26 NovRising Sun Rally (cancelled)NCCAVRC
3 DecSwinburne 200SCCVCRS-10
3 DecSummer TrialNECCClosed