Re-live the action from 2016

Year in review


2018 Summary to come.

The Victorian Rally Championship was won by Ben Hayes and Cathy Hayes in their Subaru WRX STi.

Classic Outback Trial

Australian Rally Championship

Victoria hosted the first round of the Australian Rally Championship with the Eureka Rally.

Ben Hayes and Cathy Hayes on the Ada River Rally, Photo: John Doutch


Victorian Rally Championship

VRC events in 2018 were the Eureka Rally (Also ARC), Mitta Mountain, Ada River, Rally of the Bay (NSW), Valley Stages, Akademos and Derrick.

Outright Champions: Ben Hayes / Cathy Hayes, Subaru WRX STi

2WD Champions: Grant Walker / Steph Richards, Ford Escort RS1800

Clubman Award: Josh Bohm, Hyundai Excel
Co-driver: Darren Davison (with David Lawrance)

Novice Award: Josh Bohm / Anthony Staltari, Hyundai Excel

For more details, including event results and points tables, go to the 2018 VRC page.

Victorian Club Rally Series

There were 5 VCRS events this year.

  1. Ada River Rally (also VRC) 
  2. Nissan Nightmoves – Results in vicrally
  3. Valley Stages (also VRC)
  4. Blue Rock Stages – no results in vicrally OR
    Daryl Tunbridge Memorial Rally – no results in vicrally
  5. George Derrick Memorial Rally (also VRC)

HRA Rally Championship

This series was solely for members of the Historic Rally Association.

Other Events

George Woods Rally


Victoria Cross Rally


The Rally Calendar for this year:

3-4 MarEureka RallyBLCCVRC-1/ARC-1
17 MarGeorge Woods RallyHRAMulti-club SS
7 AprBagshot RallysprintHRAMulti-club Sprint
15 AprAda River Rally (postponed to May)WDCCVRC/VCRS
28 AprRivertown RallysprintCCCMulti-club Sprint
5 MayMitta Mountain RallyNECCVRC-2
12 MayRich River RevivalHRAMulti-club TRE
27 MayAda River RallyWDCCVRC-3/VCRS-1
2 JunAutocross TourHRAClub TRE
23 JunNissan NightmovesNCCAMulti-club SS
7-11 AugSunraysia Safari RallyRMASpecial stage cross country
11 AugRally of the BayNSSCCVRC-4
25 AugMagical Ironbark TourHRAMulti-club TRE
18-25 AugClassic Outback TrialCOTNational special stage
8 SepPorepunkah RallysprintNECCMulti-club Sprint
16 SepValley StagesNCCAVRC-5/VCRS-3
29 SepVictoria Cross RallyHRAMulti-club SS
6 OctBlue Rock StagesPACVCRS-4?
13 OctBathenga Stampede RallysprintAWDCCMulti-club Sprint
21 OctAkademosMUCCVRC-6
27 OctDaryl Tunbridge MemorialBLCCMulti-club SS
3 NovHRA RallysprintHRAClub Sprint
24 NovGeorge Derrick Memorial RallyCCRMITVRC-7/VCRS-5