Within the Canterbury region we do not have a regular monthly meeting but do get together at various shows throughout the season. Members of the Canterbury branch of the NZ MVCC are invited to take vehicles to the following events:
Nothing currently in the calendar - watch this space...
Sat 25th & Sun 26th February 2012 – Boys Toys / Girls Gear show at Rangiora show grounds - vehicle display & mock battle
Sat 24th & Sun 25th September 2011 - Waipara Vintage Festival, North Canterbury, heaps of vintage machinery and displays - invitation to display
Fri 7th & Sat 8th October 2011 – Swap Meet at the Vintage Car Club, Mcleans Island Road, autojumble galore – invitation to display
Easter Weekend Sunday 24th April 2011 – National Rally of the Motor Home Association – vehicle display
Sat 26th & Sun 27th March 2011 - McLeans Island Country Fair - vehicle display
Sat 5th & Sun 6th March 2011 – Big Boys Toys at Rangiora show grounds - vehicle display
Sat 29th & Sun 30th January 2011 - MAG New Zealand Top Shot Airsoft competition – invitation to display
Sunday 2nd May 2010 10.30am – Wheels week vehicle parade Ashburton
Sunday 25th April 2010 (ANZAC Day) 11am-4pm - Tours and Rides day at the Tanks For Everything site, Mcleans Island
April 15th-18th 2010 – World Ploughing Championship, Methven. Military vehicle display and mock battles on Thursday and Sunday
Sat 27th March 2010 11am-4pm - Tours and Rides day at the Tanks For Everything site, Mcleans Island
Weds 11th, Thurs 12th, Fri 13th Nov 2009 - Christchurch Royal A&P Show - A huge show, masses to see and with a NZMVCC exhibitor space for a green machine display.
Sun 8th November 2009 11am-4pm - Tours and Rides day at the Tanks For Everything site Mcleans Island Road - Tours, rides, guest vehicles, tanks in action and Tank Car Crushing.
Sun 25th & Mon 26th Oct 2009 Labour Weekend - Conflict & Peace themed weekend at Ferrymead Heritage Park, Ferrymead, Christchurch - again a request from the organisers for a military vehicle display by the club.
Sat 24th October 2009 - Rangiora A&P Show - at Rangiora show grounds - this is usually a good, fun event with lots of green machines and a grand parade as a finale
Sat 10th & Sun 11th October 2009 - Swap Meet at the Vintage Car Club Mcleans Island Road - Heaps to look at, many club and marque displays and lots (and lots and lots) of autojumble!
Sat 26th & Sun 27th Sept 2009 - Waipara Vintage Festival, Waipara, North Canterbury - lots of interesting items on show and a request from the organisers for a military vehicle display by the club.
Sun 2nd August 2009 11am-4pm - Tours and Rides day at the Tanks For Everything site Mcleans Island Road.
Sat 4th / Sun 5th April 9am-4pm - Ellesmere Country Fair and Vintage Rally - at Leeston A&P Grounds
Sun 19th April 2009 11am-4pm - Tours and Rides day at the Tanks For Everything site Mcleans Island Road - a busy but enjoyable day with the bigs tanks in action pretty much the whole time.
Sat 28th / Sun 29th March 2009 10am-4pm - Mcleans Island Vintage Country Fair - a very good turn out of over 25 military vehicles, lots of interest, great weather and vehicle parades = a very enjoyable weekend
Sat 24th / Sun 25th January 2009 - Tours and Rides days at the Tanks For Everything site Mcleans Island Road
Sat 25th October 2008 - Rangiora A&P Show - at Rangiora show grounds - a great day with lovely weather despite the predictions and loads of interest in the vehicles especially the Abbot - photos added
Sat 18th / Sun 19th October 2008 - Tours and Rides days at the Tanks For Everything site Mcleans Island Road - debut for the newly imported Abbot and a couple of guest LR's (101 and another Skippy) in attendance - photos added
Sat 11th / Sun 12th October 2008 - Swap Meet at the Vintage Car Club Mcleans Island Road - a great weekend of lovely weather and a good range of green machines including: Ferret, FV432, LR 101's, LR 109 V8, LR Skippy, Jeep, Puddle Jumper - photos added to the gallery section