Just a quick note from me to say I have uploaded a series of AHCCNZ photos from the past to our website gallery here. These mainly black and white images show the “good old days” when the cars were cheap and the members a lot younger! Thanks to Mark Donaldson for supplying them. If you know any of the details of the photos please let me know and I will update the image descriptions. Enjoy the images and have a Merry Christmas.
Paul Johnson -AHCCNZ Web Manager
It is with great sadness I advise of Bernie Huynen’s recent passing. A celebration of Bernie’s life will be held at Southwards Car Museum on the 25th October at 1 pm. Details can be found here .
Here is a great video of a project to create a works Healey
Monday 9th April to Friday 13th April 2018
The Austin Healey Owners Club of NSW is pleased to announce that the 2018 National Rally will be held at the home of Australian motor sport, the iconic Mt Panorama Racing Circuit in Bathurst. For the first time ever, the Rally will be held from Monday to Friday allowing guests more time to enjoy the picturesque countryside in and around Bathurst as well as extra opportunities to catch up with friends from other States and overseas. Reserve the dates in your diary now: Details can be found here
Donald Healey Motor Company
The business was founded in 1945 by Donald Healey, a successful car designer and rally driver. Healey discussed sports car design with Achille Sampietro, a chassis specialist for high performance cars and Ben Bowden, a body engineer, when all three worked at Humber during World War II.