Invited Events


The Mini Car Club of NSW receives invitations from various clubs for numerous events which can not be included into the clubs main Calendar of events but may be of interest to some Mini Club members for them to attend. These events will not attract club points but are available for members who may wish to take along their historic plated car.

If you are attending with your club plate vehicle please print out the invite and keep in your car for the journey to and from the event. Entry to these events is the responsibility of the individual member to arrange contact the organiser.

The Mini Car Club of NSW does not accept any responsibility for errors shown herein due to dates and venues changing without the club being notified. Please always confirm the event with the organising club. Photos and articles can not be shared without the permission of the MCC NSW.


Sunday 29th October

Catalina Festival Car display

On Sunday 29 October 2017 Rathmines will come alive once again for the annual Rathmines Catalina Festival. Save the date now for a great community event that showcases Rathmines and Lake Macquarie, with an awesome air show, featuring formation AEROBATIC display by the AIR FORCE ROULETTES, helicopter rides, seaplanes on display, live music, historic and vintage car display, great food and much more

Catalina Festival 2017

The Rathmines Catalina Festival is held each year to celebrate the rich history of the WWII RAAF Base. Catalina flying boats arrived at the Rathmines RAAF Base in 1941 and it became the largest RAAF flying boat base in the southern hemisphere. Now in its 11th year, the festival promotes the significance of the Base…

Run in conjunction with the Rathmines Catalina Festival we aim to showcase classic, historic, vintage and modified vehicles amongst the festival atmosphere. All proceeds from the day will go towards establishing the Catalina museum at Rathmines.

The car show area will be on a first served best positioned basis on the day.

Entry is $5 per car including driver and $5 per additional passenger.

Times for the event are from 9am – 4pm with bump in from 7am TBC.

Several awards will be on offer and presentation will be around 2pm

If you wish to display a vehicle on the day and require further information please contact or ph/txt 0435327255


Catalina map 2017