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The Bay to Birdwood is more than a vehicle Run

Posted by Michelle Toft | July 11, 2018

When Malcolm Adamson pulls his 1948 Jaguar Convertible out of the garage for the Bay to Birdwood he’ll not only be embarking on a memorable day out, but will also be doing his bit to beat cancer. For the past five years Malcolm has generously donated to Bay to Birdwood charity partner Flinders Foundation, helping […]

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Why is there an alternative start for the 2018 Bay to Birdwood?

Posted by Michelle Toft | June 19, 2018

A new venture for 2018 is the introduction of an alternative start at Civic Park, Modbury. Veteran vehicles (pre-1919) and military vehicles manufactured up to December 1959 are encouraged to start their Run there. Vehicles will arrive at the park from 6.00 am and be waved off from 8.30 am. They will be arranged in […]

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The 2017 Vehicles

Posted by Michelle Toft | February 22, 2018

Want to know which vehicles were in the 2017 Bay to Birdwood Classic? With nearly 1750 vehicles registered there is a favourite for everyone! Entry # Year Make Model Body Style 1397 1965 AC Cobra Roadster 0551 1972 Alfa Romeo 105 Bertone Coupe 0149 1968 Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV Coupe 0778 1976 Alfa Romeo Alfetta GT […]

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Vale Arthur Clisby (1941 – 2018)

Posted by Paul Rees | February 9, 2018

Pictured: Arthur Clisby (1941 – 2018) On behalf of the Federation of Historic Motoring Clubs of South Australia, the Bay to Birdwood Run Committee Inc and its partners, the History Trust of South Australia and National Motor Museum, it is with a sad heart that I inform fellow motoring history enthusiasts that a renowned figure […]

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The Finish Entertainment

Posted by Paul Rees | January 2, 2018

The Finish event held at the National Motor Museum comprises a variety of entertainment from live music, children’s entertainers, food vans, Adelaide Hills beverages and a whole host of stalls offering a range of goods. The Finish event is where all the participants gather to bask in the glory of another successful run from the coast […]

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2018 Run entries opening in June.

Posted by Paul Rees |

Bay to Birdwood Run 2018 on Sunday 30 September will start taking vehicle entries in June 2018.  

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Participating Vehicles

Posted by Kevin Noel | September 18, 2017

  The Bay to Birdwood has reached its capacity of 1750 vehicles. Entries are now closed. Congratulations to all participants. Here’s to a great day!

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The 2017 Bay to Birdwood Classic has reached capacity. Entries are closed.

Posted by Kevin Noel | June 6, 2017

The Bay to Birdwood has reached its capacity – entries are now closed. Congratulations to all participants. Here’s to a great day!      

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2016 Preservation Trophy

Posted by Kevin Noel | September 26, 2016

For the first time the Bay to Birdwood included a new judging category and trophy for the best original and unrestored (preserved) vehicle. The winner of this was Natalie Halstead with her late husband’s motorbike a 1958 Sunbeam. Brenton tragically died in June in an accident while restoring a vehicle for the Bay to Birdwood.  

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2016 Concours d’Elegance Winner

Posted by Kevin Noel |

A highlight of the finish was the Concours d’Elegance. This year entrants went to great lengths to impress the judges with their vehicle, personal attire and overall presentation. The highly coveted trophy for the 2016 Bay to Birdwood Concours d’Elegance was presented to Ryan Turner and his family who won with their 1926 Pontiac, a vehicle […]

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