MiniNats 2019 Activities & Fees 

Participation in activities is open to registered entrants of the 2019 Mini Nationals. Click here to register.

Public are welcome to come and see the best Mini has to offer on Saturday morning at the Show & Shine competition, Cliff Road Carpark - vote for People's Choice to win prizes and stop by the Rocker Cover Racing competition. On Sunday, be at Te Puke Quarry Road for the Hillclimb (all day), watch the Funkhana at Cliff Road in the morning and play "Spot the Mini" as they tour around the region throughout the weekend.

Activities

Saturday 26th October 2019

 Sponsor
Saturday morning

Show & Shine
Cliff Road, Tauranga

 
Saturday morning

Vote for People's Choice
Show & Shine, Cliff Road, Tauranga

 
Saturday morning

Rocker Cover Racing
Show & Shine, Cliff Road, Tauranga


 

Saturday afternoon

Navigation Trial
Departing from Cliff Road, Tauranga

 
Saturday evening

MINI 60th Birthday Party
Hotel Armitage, Willow Street, Tauranga

 

Sunday 27th October 2019

 
Sunday

Hillclimb
Te Puke Quarry Road, Te Puke


 
Sunday

Funkhana
Cliff Road, Tauranga


 
Sunday afternoon

Regional Sightseeing Tour
Departure destination to be confirmed


 
Sunday evening

Dinner, Awards & Prizegiving
Hotel Armitage, Willow Street, Tauranga

 

Show & Shine Categories

Category

Description Sponsor
Concours Any year, original condition. Cars to faithfully reproduce a "just left the factory" appearance
Survivor class  Pre BMW. All original, no modifications.  

 
Daily Driver  Any year. Any modifications. Must be a daily driver. 

 
Mk1 & Mk2  No more than three non period modifications. 

 
Mk3 onwards  No more than three non period modifications. 

 
Rover Mini  No more than three non period modifications. 

 
Clubman No more than three non period modifications. 

 
Variants Riley Elf, Wolseley Hornet, Mini Moke, Minivan, Countryman, Traveller, Pickup. No more than three non period modifications.

BMW MINI  BMW MINI all years(sponsored by Coom

 
Custom build
Any modifications, includes race cars.

 

Some cars may fit into more than one Show & Shine category but your car may only enter into one category. If unsure please contact Greg Sutton on 027 546 5788 or motoring@tmoc.org.nz

Please note that we have limited space at the Show & Shine venue, so all vehicles must either be self-powered or you will have to make your own provisions to drop off your vehicle and park your trailer elsewhere. There is parking in the vicinity of the Show & Shine venue however it will be on a first come, first served basis.


Registration Fees

Earlybird Driver Registration (before 25th September 2019)
Covers 1x Show & Shine car, Navigation Trial, 1x Funkhana car,  Regional Sightseeing Tour

$95 per driver 

Late Driver Registration (after 25th September 2019)
Covers 1x Show & Shine car, Navigation Trial, 1x Funkhana car,  Regional Sightseeing Tour

 $120 per driver

Additional Show & Shine car entries
(maximum 2 additional cars permitted)

$20 per additional car 

Additional Funkhana car entries
(maximum 2 additional cars permitted)

$20 per additional car 

Saturday night 60th Birthday Party (supported by MINI NZ)
A cash bar will be operating
NB: Venue is limited to 200 guests. Please register early to avoid disappointment.

$25 per head 

Hillclimb
The Hillclimb event will be held at Te Puke Quarry Road (tarmac) and run by Motorsport BOP under the rules and regulations of Motorsport NZ. Points will be awarded. Entry forms and all rules will be supplied by MotorSport BOP and entry fee is payable direct to Motorsport BOP. Visit www.eventspronto.co.nz/hillclimb to record your interest and receive email updates regarding entry, fees and rules direct from Motorsport BOP.

$90 per car (payable to Motorsport BOP) 

Sunday Night Dinner
A cash bar will be operating
NB: Venue is limited to 200 guests. Please register early to avoid disappointment.
Prize giving will start at 8:30pm after dinner.

$45 per head 

Click here for 2019 Mini Nationals Terms & Conditions.

To register for the 2019 Mini Nationals click here.

Monday 28th & Tuesday 29th October
Keen to stay on in the Bay after the Mini Nationals weekend? For those who are interested, we will arrange regional day trips to places of interest. Billet opportunities may also be available. Please click here to register your interest.  

The 2019 Mini Nationals Organisation Team

The organisation team for this year's Mini Nationals are members of the Tauranga Mini Owners Club committee and club namely:
Gayle Hardie (Chair), Hanna Peters (Secretary), Tim Sinclair (Treasurer), Alan Webb, Ash Rolston, Dean Crow, Deidre Rennie, Greg Sutton, Lisa Ford, Rosemary Ozich.

Feel free to contact us if you have any queries.