Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search


Five slots remaining for Possum Tarmac Sprint

Five slots remaining for Possum Tarmac Sprint

Plans are well underway for the 10th anniversary Possum Bourne Memorial Rally sponsored by Vantage Aluminium Joinery, which will run on September 7.

This will be a very special event with it being 10 years since Possum was tragically taken from us.

The full event will be a dual surface rally, being 100kms in the Maramarua Forest and then 5 stages of Tarmac incorporating Hampton Downs , Ardmore Quarry road and Pukekohe Park Raceway.

Added to the event will be a Tarmac only section (to be known as the Possum Tarmac Sprint) which will start around midday on Saturday. This will comprise two special stages at Hampton Downs, two runs through Ardmore Quarry road and two stages in and around Pukekohe Park Raceway.

We have called for expressions of interest (go to and we are limiting the field to 25 cars.

We have 5 slots left. Tyres are free.

Entry fee is $350 Dollars which includes to Meal Tickets to after match function at Pukekohe Park after the finish.

There will be a good prize package and will be a fun event to celebrate the life of Possum.

Register your intent on

Click on entries and go to bottom of page to Possum Tarmac Sprint.


© Scoop Media

Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines


Howard Davis: Joel Coen's Monochromatic Macbeth

The Bard of Avon may well be smirking up the sleeves of his lace doublet at the irony of Will Smith's Oscar debacle, but now that the initial furore has dissipated, it's worth revisiting the movie for which Denzel Washington was also nominated. More>>

Howard Davis: Kenneth Branagh’s Black & White Belfast

Branagh has assembled a wonderful cast, including Ciarán Hinds, a gently formidable actor who well deserves his Oscar nomination, and Judi Dench, who steals every scene she’s in. More>>

Howard Davis: Dennis Villeneuve’s Dune - A Brief History

So many elements of Herbert’s novel have since become tropes of popular SciFi that Villeneuve’s film sometimes seems deceptively derivative. What makes all this nonsense essential viewing is his astonishing visual sensibility. More>>

Howard Davis: Jill Trevelyan's Rita Angus

Although Angus has become one of Aotearoa’s best-loved painters, the story of her life remained little known and poorly understood before Jill Trevelyan's acclaimed and revelatory biography, which has been republished by Te Papa press. More>>



  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland