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Castrol 

 Last updated on March 28th

 

Attention: Due to the pandemic and subsequent government ban on events and gatherings exceeding 100 people plus the current lockdown (sherlter in place) order there has been an unprecedented number of postponements and cancellations. We’re keeping abreast of a fast-moving situation and have reflected all changes to the status of Upcoming Events we are aware of. If you see your event listed here as live and on and the status has changed to postponed or cancelled then please let us know asap. Check in again here often as we bring you more as they come to hand.

 

APRIL
 

 4 Nostalgia Drags hosted by Bay Rodders at Meremere Dragway. CANCELLED
 

 5 Classic Cover Insurance and Bay Rodders Club Champs. CANCELLED
 

 5 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize” CANCELLED
 

 5 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am. CANCELLED
 

 5 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am. CANCELLED
 

 5 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson. CANCELLED
 

 5 Classic Car Meet and Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.CANCELLED
 

 5 Frankton Thunder in Hamilton. CANCELLED
 

 5 Auckland All Ford Day at Smales Farm Takapuna, vehicle entry from 8.30, prizegiving at 1pm. CANCELLED

 

 12 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
CANCELLED  

 17-19 10th Annual Weekend Run hosted by Kiwitown Cruisers. CANCELLED
 

 18 Cromwell Swapmeet and Classic Car Display hosted by Alpine Street Machines at Hynds, 25 McNulty Rd, Cromwell. Gates open from 6am for setup and 9am for public. CANCELLED
 

 18 Comp Fun Day at Meremere Dragway. CANCELLED
 

 18 Rev Up in Whangarei. CANCELLED Visit www.revupwhangarei.co.nz 
 

 19 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072. CANCELLED
 

 19 NSDW Fun Day at Meremere Dragway. CANCELLED
 

 19 Kruise the Park, Pukekohe.


 23 NZ Corona Virua lockdown ends...note: subject to change

 

 26 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available. 
 

 26 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice.

 

 MAY
 

 2-3 Marineland Run.
 

 3 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 3 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 3 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 3 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 3 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 10 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 15-16 Nitro Revival will return to Irwindale Dragstrip and promises to be bigger and better than ever! Welcome day is Friday 15th at the In-N-Out burger truck. Saturday’s main event honours memories of San Gabriel and Irwindale drag racing and features cackle cars, Hall of Fame all-stars reunion, vintage 1/8th mile racing and a Hot Rod Hangout (Pre ‘73). www.nitrorevival.com
 

 16-17 Road Knights Inc will be having a 40thAnniversary Run. All past members are invited to participate by contacting the president, Stuart Preston on 0272 148 670.
 

 17 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 31 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice.
 

 JUNE
 

 3-7 Coolie Rocks on, Australia.
 

 6-7 New Plymouth Rodders club is looking for all previous members to join them for their 50th Anniversary get together on 6th and 7th of June 2020. CANCELLED until further notice.
 

 7 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 7 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 7 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 7 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 7 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 14 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 19-21 Back to the Fifties, St Paul Minnesota. Info at www.msrabacktothe50s.com
 

 19-21 LA Roadster Show, Pomona, California.
 

 21 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 28 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice.

 

 JULY
 

 4 Independence Day run. Leaving Beaumont Street at 7.30pm cruising around the waterfront to St Heliers for a park-up. Hot coffee avail. (money raised goes to local charities) Fireworks at about 8.30pm then clean up and head home.
 

 5 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 5 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 5 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 5 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 5 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 12 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 18 Mid Winter Run & Grasskhana hosted by Whangarei Rod & Custom Club at One Tree Point Youth Camp, Marsden Point.
 

 19 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 26 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..
 

 30-Aug 2 Hot Rod-A-Rama at the Oregon Grain Growers Distillery in Pendleton, Oregon. The premiere Pre ’65 Hot Rod & Custom Car Show on the USA’s west coast. Info at www.hotrodarama.us.

 

 AUG
 

 1 Palmerston North Swapmeet.
 

 1-2 Hot Rod-A-Rama at the Oregon Grain Growers Distillery in Pendleton, Oregon. The premiere Pre ’65 Hot Rod & Custom Car Show on the USA’s west coast. Info at www.hotrodarama.us.
 

 2 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 2 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 2 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 2 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 2 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 16 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 16 Zone 2 Memorial Run, Auckland.
 

 30 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice.

 

 SEPT
 

 6 Father’s Day Drags hosted by the American Muscle Car Club at Meremere Dragway. Info at www.meremeredragway.co.nz 
 

 6 Camping Weekend hosted by Whitestone Rod & Restorers at Danseys Pass Camping Ground, Livingstone, North Otago
 

 6 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 6 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 6 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 6 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 6 Rocknwheelsmeets 10th Anniversary at the Amberley Domain from 9am ‘til 4pm.
If it's wheels and you love it - bring it along!
For more information email Rocknwheelsmeet@yahoo.com
 

 6 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 13 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 17-20 Kaikoura Hop.
 

 20 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 22 Fathers Day Drags rain date at Meremere Dragway. Info at www.meremeredragway.co.nz 
 

 27 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 OCT
 

 2-4 NZHRA National Hot Rod Show hosted by Cam County Inc at Walter Nash Stadium, Lower Hutt
 

 3 Te Aroha Cruise In.
 

 4 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 4 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 4 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 4 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 4 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 11 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 11 Coffee and Cars at Southward Car Museum, 250 Otaihanga Rd, Paraparaumu from 10am ‘til pm. Ph 04 297 1221.
 

 18 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027) 496 7072.
 

 20 Rod Run hosted by Con-Rodders at Carnforth Street, Green Island, Dunedin.
 

 23-26 NZHRA Street Rod Nationals hosted by Bay Rodders from HQ at 6 Cherokee Place, Tauranga. Book your accommodation now as that weekend is very busy for motels. Some onsite camping will be available, entry forms will out early 2020.
 

 25 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 NOV
 

 1 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 1 Swap Meet hosted by the Road Knights at Taupiri School, Taupiri
 

 1 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 1 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 1 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 1 Classic Car Meet and Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 3-6 SEMA Show, Las Vegas, Nevada.
 

 8 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 8 Coffee and Cars at Southward Car Museum, 250 Otaihanga Rd, Paraparaumu from 10am ‘til pm. Ph 04 297 1221.
 

 13-15 Big Boys Toys and Speedshow. www.speedshow.co.nz
 

 15 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 25-29 Beach Hop.
 

 29 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 DEC
 

 6 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 6 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 6 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 6 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 6 Classic Car Meet And Classic Boot Sale at Classics Museum, 11 Rail Side Place, Hamilton from 8.00-10.00. All makes and models welcome. Monthly cash prizes awarded. Buffet Breakfast available.
 

 7 Toy Run, Auckland.
 

 13 Long Beach Hi-Performance Swapmeet, California. Call 001 714 557 5979
 

 13 Coffee and Cars at Southward Car Museum, 250 Otaihanga Rd, Paraparaumu from 10am ‘til pm. Ph 04 297 1221.
 

 20 Mid West Rodders Breakfast at Columbus Café, Mitre 10 Mega, Northwest Shopping Centre. For information, contact Alan Walker (027)496 7072.
 

 27 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

2021

 JAN
 

 3 Black Swamp Run Mangawhai.
 

 3 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 3 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 3 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 3 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 15-17 Kumeu Hot Rod & Classic Car Show.
 

 22-24 Muscle Car Madness #31.
 

 22-25 Surf City Rod and Custom Club, Gisborne is turning 50 in December. They are celebrating by having a 50th Anniversary Rod Run in January 2021. (22nd-25th, Wellington Anniversary Weekend). Initially they are seeking any ex members wanting to celebrate with them to register their interest in attending via the club email. surfcityrodandcustom@gmail.com, or by mail to PO Box 677 Gisborne. Entries for all NZHRA members will be available soon.
 

 29-31 Grand National Roadster Show, Pomona, California.
 

 31 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 FEB
 

 6 Twilight Run in Auckland hosted by Wheels Inc.
 

 7 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 7 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 7 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 7 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 28 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 MAR
 

 7 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 7 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 7 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 7 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.
 

 28 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 APRIL
 

 2 - 4 50th Anniversary Weekend Run for Cobra Rod & Custom Club in Gore, Southland
 

 4 Mates Car Cruize Dunedin. Meet at Ice Stadium car park, Victoria St, Dunedin at 10.30 for an 11 am departure. Open to all makes and models, American, Euro, Jappa, Aussie, trucks and bikes too. Bring your own lunch or buy on the day. Contact Paul: 027 238 1848 or follow on Facebook “Mates Car Cruize”
 

 4 Rodder’s Breakfast at Larfin’ Tiger hosted by Hustlers R&C at Larfin’ Tiger Café, Seaview from 9 ‘til 11 am.
 

 4 Gas Guzzlers Breakfast at Caroline’s Boatshed Bar & Eatery 181 Somme Parade, Aramoho, Wanganui from 9 am.
 

 4 Wild West Breakfast on Lincoln Rd, Henderson.

 17 Rev Up in Whangarei. This year will see the largest Rev Up Whangarei event to date with a huge range of vehicles on display. Many thanks to the team of volunteers and amazing sponsors, If you’d like to be the first in the know about the Rev Up Whangarei 2021 please make sure to like their Facebook page.

  25 Caffeine & Classics, CANCELLED until further notice..

 

 

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