Welcome to the third Donington Rutherglen Classic.
This will be held on 23-25 April 2021. The rally is now held every two years, bringing you a bigger, better and more exciting event. Our patrons of the event for 2021 are Alan Mofatt OBE and Fred Gibson.
Donington Rutherglen Classic 2021 will begin at LaManna at Essendon Fields on 23 April 2021.
Friday 23 April
Registration will begin from 8am. Please arrive early to register, as the departure time from LaManna will be 9.30am sharp. We will travel from LaManna through to the beautiful Western District Region and will be approximately a three to four hour trip.
We will stop for lunch at Pierre Point Winery in the Hamilton Region, where we will provide a delicious arrangement of locally produced food and wine to taste. On completion of lunch we will leave Pierre Point Winery and travel through the gorgeous Grampian Ranges to Bendigo for our first night. After unpacking and checking into your chosen accommodation in Bendigo, we will gather and have a hearty and delicious meal at the Old Boundary Hotel.
Saturday 24 April
We will leave Bendigo after breakfast at 9.30am, travelling through a scenic vista to Winton near Benalla where you will have the opportunity to do a series of time trials on the Winton Raceway.
This will last for approximately three hours. Light lunch and refreshments will be provided.
We’ll then travel to Rutherglen through some lovely back roads. On arriving at Rutherglen, you will have time to unpack and unwind in your chosen accommodation before the final dinner and presentation at the iconic winery, Tuileries Rutherglen (winery).
A charity auction will be held during the evening, where all proceeds from the auction will be donated to Multiple Sclerosis Australia.
Sunday 25 April
We will leave Rutherglen after breakfast at 9.30am, embarking on our return to Melbourne. We will travel from Rutherglen via King Valley through to Yarra Valley and finish up at the De Bortoli Winery. Here we will have a final celebratory lunch together, leaving you to return to Melbourne in your own time.
Entry Fee: $795
- Donington Rutherglen Classic 2021 entry for two people and one car
- The event competitors bag includes; Two event enamel radiator grill badges, car stickers and poster
- An event commemorative bottle of wine from Tuileries Rutherglen
- Two event embroidered polo shirts
- A travel journal
- Lunch at Pierre Point Winery for two people (alcohol included) (Day 1)
- Dinner at Old Boundary Hotel for two people (Day 1)
- Light lunch and refreshments at Winton Raceway for two people (Day 2)
- Time trials at Winton Raceway for two people (Day 2)
- Dinner at Tuileries Rutherglen (winery) for two people (alcohol included) (Day 2)
For Winton Raceway time trials you will need a helmet and motorsport license (i.e. Cams License). You can purchase a license on the day from Winton Raceway.
The entry fee does not cover lunch at the De Bortoli Winery.
You will need to organize your own accommodation in Bendigo on the 23 April and Rutherglen on the 24 April 2021.
Any extra people who attend the Donington Rutherglen Classic 2021 will cost an additional $150 per head.
Please fill out the form below for further enquiries or contact Jack Quinn on 0401 571 645