The 2019 Alpine Rally of East Gippsland, Australia’s premier special stage gravel rally for classic rally cars, will run from Friday 29 November to Sunday 1 December, 2019.

Based in Lakes Entrance, the event will run on forest roads, visiting Bairnsdale, Bruthen, Orbost and Cann River before finishing at Lakes Entrance on Sunday afternoon.

Find out more about the Alpine here. And come back for updates in the lead up and during the event.

Panel 1


Alpine 2019 Vehicle Eligibility, Categories, Seats and Apparel

Posted in Competitor guidance on 16 February, 2019

This “competitor guidance ” post summarises the main changes for the 2109 Alpine in relation to vehicle eligibility, categories, seats and apparel.

It also includes extracts from the draft Supplementary Regulations.

While these draft regs are yet to be approved, this information is offered to let competitors start planning for the 2019 event.

Read Alpine 2019 Vehicle Eligibility, Categories, Seats and Apparel

Alpine 2019 Registrations are now open

Posted on the Official Noticeboard on 18 February, 2019

Registrations for the 2019 Alpine Rally of East Gippsland are now open. We are seeking Registrations of Interest from Drivers, Co-drivers and Officials, via our online Registration form.

Competitors must be registered to receive a copy of the Supplementary Regulations and, when available, a link to the online Entry Form.

We expect Supplementary Regulations to be available in June and entries to open in September 2019.

Read more at Alpine 2019 Registrations are now open

Page banner: Ben Barker/Damien Long, winners of the 2017 Alpine Rally of East Gippsland. Pic by Greg Browne, Browne Bear Photographics. See Page banners gallery

Panel 2

Our latest posts…

Page banner: Jank Monkhouse/Dale Moscatt, winners of the 2015 Alpine Rally of East Gippsland. Pic by Golly Photo. See Page banners gallery.

Panel 3

Re-live the 2017 Alpine…

Remember what happened when we ran Australia’s biggest classic special stage rally during a “once in a hundred years” weather event? Watch to find out…

This world-class TV documentary was televised globally in early 2018.

Page banner: Jeff David and Grant Geelan, winners of the 2013 Alpine Rally. Pic by John Doutch

Panel 4

Discover East Gippsland

One of Victoria’s premier holiday destinations, Lakes Entrance is loved for its swimming beaches, waterfront cafes and fleet of colourful fishing boats, many of which sell the day’s catch from the jetties.

And every second November, Lakes Entrance becomes base for the Alpine Rally of East Gippsland.

Make your trip to Alpine special. Contact the Lakes and Wilderness Tourist Centre for help with accommodation, information and tours. And watch this website for special Alpine offers that will come up through the year.

Discover East Gippsland logo

Accommodation information and bookings can also be made through Lakes & Wilderness Tourist Centre, 1800 637 060.

Page banner: Geoff Portman and Ross Runnalls, winners of the 2011 Alpine.