Black Magic Media to Film Alpine Rally of East Gippsland

We are delighted to announce that acclaimed production company Black Magic Media will once again be on hand at the Alpine Rally of East Gippsland to record this iconic event for posterity. The focus of the production for 2019 is Online Media rather than a TV documentary as has been done in previous years and … Continue reading Black Magic Media to Film Alpine Rally of East Gippsland

Competitor Profile – Robert Cranston and Russell Opie

Robert Cranston 2018 marked 50 years of my involvement in Rallying. I credit Peter Hudson, a mechanic at B S Stillwell for getting me interested in the sport. Sometimes I applaud him and other times I am not so sure...it's that kind of sport. Wife Judy and I bought an Anglia which we rallied for … Continue reading Competitor Profile – Robert Cranston and Russell Opie

Competitor Profiles – Trevor Stilling/Jon Thompson and Chris Stilling/Rae Waterhouse

Trevor Stilling/Jon Thomson - Datsun Stanza Trevor Stilling is a veteran Canberra driver who has been competing with success for close to 40 years mainly in Datsuns has made the Stilling name a major force in ACT and NSW rallying. Trevor is partnered for the first time in the Alpine by Jon Thomson who is the … Continue reading Competitor Profiles – Trevor Stilling/Jon Thompson and Chris Stilling/Rae Waterhouse

Virtual chicanes – safe and easy

There has been some interesting social media comments since we posted that we'll be using Virtual Chicanes in the 2019 Alpine. Chicanes are often used on Special Stages overseas on very fast stretches of road. Overseas though, then tend to be *real* chicanes, made out of massive hay bales or tractor tyres. Real chicanes work, … Continue reading Virtual chicanes – safe and easy

Competitor Profile – Michael Conway and Nick Seymour

Michael started in 2 ltr Sports Sedans in the 90’s – 1600cc Australian Champion 1992 – i think, it was a while ago hahaha.  2004 Classic Adelaide Tarmac Rally Handicap winner and 4th outright 2005 Targa Tasmania Classic Winner outright. Completed 2007 Finke Desert race on KTM300 bike finished well in open 2 stroke class.  First gravel … Continue reading Competitor Profile – Michael Conway and Nick Seymour

Calling All Entrants – Time is Running Out to Complete your Entry Details

For all entrants now is the time to log back into your entry form and complete all the required information. Please don't wait too long as it makes the organisers job so much easier if we get the info quickly. One of the really important items is the size for your polo shirts so our … Continue reading Calling All Entrants – Time is Running Out to Complete your Entry Details

Competitor Profile – Bryan van Eck and Jim Gleeson

Bryan and Jim are both long term seasoned competitors from NSW and have been competing regularly since the 80s (or in Jim’s case the late 70s!).They only teamed up together though around 2006/07 and became the NSW Rally Champions in 2017. Bryan originally competed in Datsun 1200's and then Toyota Corollas and had a reputation … Continue reading Competitor Profile – Bryan van Eck and Jim Gleeson

Special Offer from Lock n Load

As a major sponsor of the 2019 Alpine Rally of East Gippsland Lock n Load Transport have a fantastic special offer for you, your friends or your family. Please click on this discount code below which will take you straight to the online store.  Any items you select will automatically be reduced by 10% once you have completed the … Continue reading Special Offer from Lock n Load

Competitor Profile – Terry and Donna Trewern

Terry and Donna Trewern are the LOCAL couple from Bairnsdale, Victoria who rally a 1973 Toyota TE27 Levin. Terry has been rallying his Corolla since 1993, competing in the Victorian Rally championship with several class wins.  Terry is a communications technician, owner and operator EG Communications & Antenna. Donna has been Terry’s co-driver since 2011, … Continue reading Competitor Profile – Terry and Donna Trewern