The National Rove is the Meeting of Australian Rover Car Clubs and is usually held every two years.


2024 Rove

The Rove 2024 will be based at Wallerawang, New South Wales and hosted by The Rover Owners Club NSW & ACT . The dates are Friday 1st November to Monday 4th November 2024.

“Beyond the Blue Mountains”

The event will be now based around the Oberon to Gulgong region, west of Sydney, over the first weekend in November. We look forward to welcoming you and your Rover to this beautiful part of Australia. The region has so much to see and do, together with some excellent driving roads.

All the traditional activities and events!

All social events will be centred around the Black Gold Motel, Wallerawang. We recommend you stay there, although there is a variety of accommodation nearby. Please download the Bulletin 1 PDF with more information including Accommodation bookings NEW revised (041223).

Friday – Registration & Noggin n Natter
Saturday – The Display Day – The display day will be held Saturday morning at the Oberon Tarana Heritage Railway. They’ll bring the restaurant car up to the platform for us, to enjoy a high tea. Oberon Markets are also open Saturday morning.
Saturday afternoon is free to take in the museums etc that Oberon has to offer. Bare foot bowls is on back at Wallerawang – form a state team for some fun.
Sunday – A visit to Gulgong. An observation run through cattle & sheep country, and Mudgee’s vineyards. Gulgong is well worth spending some time exploring, particularly the Pioneer Museum. Consider some wine tasting in Mudgee. Or just enjoy the scenic landscape and interesting roads.
Saturday & Sunday social events – Saturday night will be held at the Wallerawang Bowling Club (after the barefoot bowls!), while Sunday night’s presentation dinner will be back at the Black Gold.

We strongly suggest you book into the Black Gold Motel. The Daytime events will leave from there, you can walk to Friday night and Sunday night events, and the bus will leave from there on Saturday night.

Ring them direct on (02) 6355 7305 to get the special the ROVE rates.

What to do next: – reserve your accommodation. Then watch for Bulletin No.2 in the New Year which will be all about registering for ROVE.

Contacts & further information:

Email: 2024rove@gmail.com

ROC Rove Web Page: roverownersclub.com.au/events/rove-2024-wallerawang/

Photo Courtesy ROC NSW&ACT

Past Roves can be seen here:
http://rovercarclubaust.asn.au/national-rove/past-roves/