Aug 11


Batemans Bay, NSW

Event Type



North Shore Sporting Car Club

Clerk of Course

Ian Bigg
0425 378 048


As in past years the 2018 event will continue its relaxed friendly atmosphere.
Our number ONE focus is you our customer, choose our event and our friendly team promise to deliver a fun, safe, low cost event.


Rally HQ will again be based at the Eastern side of Batemans Bay at Corrigans Beach reserve
Click this link for a google MAP
Using the local State forests North, South and West of Batemans Bay.


This is a yeah we are running TWO SEPARATE events

  • A BLIND event,  with an excellent road book, that teams can rely on
  • A PACENOTED event, with flexible timing to do your pace notes or buy notes from Smoothline Pacenotes

Both events will have:

  • Separate results
  • Separate points
  • Separate awards


  • Rd 4 of the MTA NSW State Rally Championship (enter this event if you want to score points for NSW series)
  • Rd 4 of the East Coast Classic Rally series (enter this event if you have car  more than 30 years old)
  • Part of the ACT rally series
  • Rd 4 of the Victorian Rally Championship (enter this event if you want to score points for Vic series)
  • Multiclub “Alcomers Rally”, everyone is welcome. (no Hans device or Driving suit required, but recommended) enter this event if you  dont care about any series or any  points, and want the cheapest entry  fee and “just want to  have fun”
  • Introductory rally.  4 hr basic rally, Saturday arvo 2- 6  pm  format,  (enter this event if you have a road car and want to try out rallying and  / or want to turn up Sat AM and run the event and be back in time for the after party with enough time to travel home after!

Organising team

Lead by Ian Bigg, the team for 2018 will be supported by, Angus Fraser, Oliver Sellars, Carol Sparkes,  Howard Grove, Bill Fry, Brett Middleton and many more.


Leading South Coast based family business, AMH Automotive Group has again signed on as the naming rights partner of the legendary Rally of the Bay in a long-term agreement that will see it backing the rally until 2020.
The Batemans Bay rally can trace its origins back more than 40 years and was voted the best round of the 2015 NSW Rally Championship.
“AMH Automotive Group has been a part of the Rally of the Bay for the past six years providing support and a venue for event scrutineering, thanks to the support of Dealer Principal, Jade Cowan this has been taken to a new level and we are very happy to have such a strong and innovative company as our naming rights partner,” said Brett Middleton.
“AMH Auto Group has continued with long term financial commitment to the event and along with the support we receive from the people of Batemans Bay and the business community as well as the Eurobodalla Shire Council we can now guarantee the AMH Auto Group Rally of the Bay will be based there for many years to come,” he said.
Dealer Principal of the AMH Automotive Group, Jade Cowan said the company was proud to make a commitment to the Rally of the Bay because it is an iconic event and is a popular annual festival of motor sport on the South Coast.
“We are very proud to partner with North Shore Sporting Car Club in helping to cement the Rally of the Bay as a major sporting attraction in the region.”
The AMH Auto Group is a family owned and operated business with more than 60 years history in the motor industry. AMH Group operates four new car dealerships including Holden, Honda, Nissan & Kia. They are also a Platinum Kumho Dealer and Ironman Franchise. And in 2017 they started AMH Money a mortgage brokering business providing Home, Car and Commercial finance.
Visit their website at or contact them on 02 4454 9999

NSW Rally Panel  Contact:

Should you need anything related to the series partners, the MTA and Rally panel related items
For this event the NSW Rally Panel representative is John Sparkes.
John will be at the event.
0428 910 025


Spectator Instructions are now available to download for the event:

Spectator Instructions

Clerk of Course

Ian Bigg
M 0425 378 048


Provisional Results are now available for the event:

Bay Stages Rally – 9 Stages:

2018 AMH RALLY OF THE BAY Provisional Results – 9 Stages

Bay Ramble Rally – 8 Stages:

2018 AMH RALLY OF THE BAY RAMBLE Provisional Results – 8 Stages

Meander Rally – Intro Rally:

2018 AMH RALLY OF THE BAY Provisional Results – Meander

Results are provisional and become final 72 hours after the event if no protests are received.