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NZ Central Branch

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Enquiries about Central Branch and Activities

Central Branch Contact:



National Rally: 22 April to 25 April 2017

The premier event on the Jowett calendar.
The national rallies began 50 years ago so next year to mark the 50th rally we will be returning to Taupo where the first rallies were held.
Dates are Friday April 21 through to Monday 24 and with Anzac day on the Tuesday 25 you can stay on or have a leisurely return home.
Taupo has a lot of attractions and is of course just an hour through to Rotorua.

 Accommodation, Registration and Ferry Discounts
Excellent high quality accommodation has been negotiated in units across the road from the lake.

Quality studio units can sleep single, double/twin or 3 people. All units have a fridge and tea and coffee making facilities.

So we have negotiated that all breakfasts will be complimentary so you can stroll down to the restaurant on site and choose from a

all you can eat buffet, or just toast and cereal at no charge.
Facilities include tennis court, outdoor pool and there is a bar on site
Prices are Club prices and per night
Single: $117
Double or twin: $135
Triple: $183
For full details of these units and what they have enquire or see
You must book directly with the Lakeland Resort and mention you are from the Jowett Car Club
Our block bookings reserved until full or end of March.
Contact directly
The Lakeland Resort, Taupo: Phone 0800 378 389 or 07 3783893 Email:

InterIslander Ferry discount is available
Group Booking conditions and instructions for members are:
Each reservation must be made direct with Interislander
Either online at
Putting FA5213 into the group discount box

 Phone Group Desk, 0800 878-898,, Monday – Friday 0830-1700.
 To access these rates members must quote group reference “FA5213”
 Every reservation will be given an expiry/payment date, required to be paid in full by that date
 Space is subject to availability at the time of the booking request
 90% refundable once payment received
Membership card to be shown at check in or retail fares will be charged.
Fares valid for travel from 14 April through to 30 April 2017

What you need to do once you decide to join us:
Book your accommodation direct with the Lakeland Resort
Book the ferry if from the South

Register with the Club with registration fee of $25 see separate form Click Here


Rotorua VCC Swap Meet:   9th July 2017  
Open from 7.00am - 3.00pm
35Annual Central North Island Swap Meet & Car Show
Rotorua Stockcar Track, Paradise Valley Road
For Swap Bookings contact
Neville Harper 07 348 2412 Mob 027 494 7249 email

Event coordinator Andrew Watson Ph (07)357 5656, email
Entry Seller's vehicle & Driver $10.00 per site All Others $5.00 per person


Brits at the Beach:  29th Sept to 1st Oct 2017 details to be advised
Programme if you want to arrive early
This is a weekend at the Coromandel seaside town of Whangamata,  2 hours drive from Auckland.
It is a celebration of all things British, but a key part is British Cars and motorbikes
The shops in the town get behind this event with British themes in their windows, music and food is British along with other attractions.
Last year some Jowett members attended and they intend returning this year
ith over 500 British Classics expected, accommodation is expected to be tight. If you are having no luck, check with local Jowett members
So why not come along for the weekend or just drive down for the day (probably Saturday Parade is best).
Need to book the evening events and accommodation early also you will receive a separate email
Full details on their website


Cambridge  VCC Swap meet:  19th Nov 2017 details to be advised
Lake Karapiro Domain 7am
From the North SH 1 thru Cambridge Over the Waikato River, Right into Shakespeare St, 8th Left, into Browning St

which runs into Maungatautari Rd, travel 6 km to the domain.
Organised by Waikato Branch VCC & Waikato Vintage Tractor & Machinery Club
Enquiries to Reece Burnett ph 07 856 5287 or George Gardner ph 07 839 1822


Stragglers Cambridge Charity Car Show:  26th Nov 2017
Lake Karapiro Domain
Gates open at 8.00am  entry by Gold Coin Donation for Charity.
All Welcome
For details contact Dale Gerrand 027 293 0414


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