Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally of Coromandel


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Rally New Zealand

Event Info

Mercury Bay Multi Sport Park
August 16, 2019
- August 18, 2019
General Admission


Rally Headquarters Mercury Bay Multi Sport Park, Moewai Park Road


Friday 16th August - 5pm -7pm (Rally Street Party)

Saturday 17th August - 7am - 5.15pm (Rally and Superstage)

Sunday 18th August - 10am (Beach clean up with rally drivers)
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What to Expect

The 2019 New Zealand Rally Championship comes back to Whitianga. Come and enjoy the atmosphere with a rally cars, crews, service teams, spectators and volunteers all getting involved in the action! 
The New Zealand Rally Championships will once again be hosted in Whitianga with over 70 rally cars expected to participate in the race. New Zealand's best rally drivers will take part in the rally.  Cars will race over 135  kilometres of special stages across forestry and public roads  roads around Mercury Bay.

Download Rally Map - available closer to the rally date
Spectators can come and view the cars and crews up close as they come in for servicing at the Mercury Bay Multi Sport Park.  Details about the race programme, stages and a spectators map will be attached to this page.

2019 Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally of Coromandel Programme

Rally Street Party - Friday 16th August 
  • 5pm-7pm 
  • Albert Street will be closed from Monk St to Lee St 
  • View rally cars and meet and greet sessions with the rally drivers
  • Food stalls, late night shopping.
Rally and Spectator Spots - Saturday 17 August
  • 7am - 5.15pm 
  • View cars at designated spectator spots throughout the day
  • The rally racing takes place through Saturday on four routes, with the finish at Blacksmith Lane, Whitianga, which will be closed from Albert St to the Esplanade from 4-8pm
  • View cars being serviced at the Mercury Bay Multi Sport Park 
  • View the ITM Kopu Super Special Stage - Moewai Rd and Abrahamson and Dakota Drs open for the public to watch, beginning at 4:39pm
  • Rally map for all locations and information - available when details confirmed.
Beach clean up- Sunday 18th August 
  • 10am meet at the Whitianga Wharf
  • Rally teams and all members of the public invited to clean up the beach together.
Goldrush Rally of Coromandel Details
If you need to know when and where rally cars will be racing and the best places to view rally cars to on the day download the official Rally map for:
  • Coromandel Goldrush Rally times and locations
  • Recommended spectator areas
  • Road closure details Coromandel Goldrush Rally. 
Safety Messages for Spectators
  • Stand in approved spectator areas
  • Don't walk on the stage road
  • Animals prohibited
  • Listen for the whistle or horn - this indicates a rally car is approaching at race speed
  • Follow the marshalls' instructions
  • Please take rubbish with you.
For more information go to the Rally website by clicking the blue website button or contact event organisers.


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  • Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally of Coromandel Map
    Download the Coromandel Rally Map 2019 for all of the best spectator spots, road closure info and Rally Race times.
    4 MB


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