2015 Crowd shot

Bay to Birdwood Run 2016 - vehicle eligibility

This year's Bay to Birdwood Run is for all cars, motorcycles, vans, trucks and commercial vehicles manufactured before 31st December 1959.


2016 Bay to Birdwood Entry forms

Vehicle registration is now open and you are invited to enter if you have a pre 1960 vehicle. There are two ways to enter. Online registration click here.

Or to download an entry form to fax, post, email or bring to the National Motor Museum click here.


2016 Route

Due to the long term major road works in the East Parklands and after consultation with a number of stakeholders an alternative route avoiding Hackney Road has been choosen. For a detailed map click here.

Preservation Class - new judging category

The Bay to Birdwood Committee is pleased to announce a new judging category and trophy 'Preservation Class'. This is for vehicles that are substanially unaltered from original delivery and have not been restored or modified. Entrants are encouraged to wear suitable attire related to the era of the vehicle, however no judging points will be awarded for your attire. For more information click here.

Motorfest 2016

If you are coming from the country or interstate then Motorfest is a great event - two weeks of historic motoring events organised by the Federation of Historic Motoring Clubs of SA Inc the week leading up to the Bay to Birdwood Run and after. See the sites of Adelaide and its surrounds. For more information click here.

History of the Bay to Birdwood

The story of the Bay to Birdwood is a compelling tale of interest to motoring enthusiasts everywhere. This book, by Adelaide author Bill Watson is now available. See our History page for more information.