Evening Music

  • The Brass Monkey has three live bands this year. The entertainment will start early evening to the small hours of Sunday morning.

  • This year's Band is the Jordan Luck Band, playing all the classic Exponents hits & more.
  • Plus on Saturday afternoon helicopter rides, TBC a huge bonfire to keep you warm, firewood for campfires and fireworks display @ 8 PM.

Monkey Bar

  • There will be a variety of drinks available on-site including beer, RTD’s and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Bar open Sat 12 noon-up to 1 am.
  • EFTPOS is available.
  • Anyone under 25 years of age will require a photo ID to purchase.
  • Also, open on Sunday for non-alcoholic refreshments.


  • Fast-food, home-style cooked dinners, and plenty of snacks are available until late.
  • The Oturehua Winter Sports Club is again providing a food stall with hearty pies, chips and other favourites to keep the hunger pains at bay.
  • Money raised from the rally has gone towards funding local community projects.
  • Also available on arrival is free hot soup and apples, check the signpost to find these on-site.

Daytime entertainment

  • BG Music playing a great selection and plenty of favourites.
  • Plus on Saturday afternoon helicopter rides, a huge bonfire to keep you warm, Firewood for campfires and the annual bike show with all the popular categories and prizes.

Gift And Souvenir Shop

  • We have some special souvenirs for the 40th Rally and recommend you pre-order these to make sure you do not miss out. There will be at least two designs of t-shirt available, high-quality cast belt buckles and hip flasks available for order on the Rally website from late March. These pre-orders ensure you will not miss out and we can even get your name engraved on your belt buckle or hipflask for a small fee. Pre-orders close on 12 May, the goods will be available for pick up at the Rally on Saturday 3rd June. The souvenir shop will be open from 10 am until 7 pm with EFTPOS available.
  • The souvenir shop will have plenty of different hats to keep your head warm (wool, four styles of Russian type fur hats), Hoodies, cloth badges, baby size t-shirts and colouring-in sheets for the kids. 
  • So come and see us on Saturday, we promise great souvenirs and a bit of fun.

Bike Show

  • Categories will be;
    • Best Modern 2000 to Present.
    • Best Forgotten Era 1976-1999.
    • Best Classic Pre 1975.
    • Concourse D’dung Heap.
    • Furthest rode. (Usually, the person that lives the farthest away, but different routes may make a difference, so take your speedometer reading before you leave and you must pick up petrol receipts on your travels.)
    • Hard luck. (The best hard-luck story about travelling to the rally)
    • Ride-able Art.
    • Judge's Choice.
  • Bikes will need to be in warrant-able condition with their own registration plate.
  • Bikes with “D plates” will not win a major prize, but are welcome to enter.
  • D’dung Heaps only need to be ridden through the gate.
  • Any bike leaking petrol will be removed from the compound.
  • Entries close at 3.30 pm. Bikes will be required to stay in the compound until 4.45 pm for judging.
  • Prizegiving on the Main Stage at 5.15 pm.


  • HUGE bonfire, the largest hottest bonfire you'll find at any rally! Trust us we need it to stay warm and toasty.
  • Also available is drum wood for FREE for you own personal drum fires... just don't burn your tent down!