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35th ALL BRITISH DAY - Sunday February 10th 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is, ABD held?

At the Echunga Recreation Grounds, this is a multipurpose sports area including tennis courts, net ball courts and two ovals end to end for Football or Cricket.  These playing areas are surrounded with various types and quantities of Australian trees and scrub.  “All British Day Australiana”? to get to Echunga it is approximately 30 min up the South-Eastern Freeway from the Tollgate

Can I bring my dog?

nodogs.pngGuide dogs most certainly yes, family pet’s sorry no, as the grounds are council owned and have a no dog policy.

Where do I park?

We have ample public car parking. Enter into Anderson Road of the Echunga Road you will find the CFS marshalled paddock across the road from the ovals, we have a traffic controlled pedestrian crossing operating on the day.

Are there facilities for the disabled?

Yes, within the grounds there is parking for permit holders and toilets for disabled persons.

Will there be catering?

Yes, the local sporting and service Clubs do the catering for the event. 

There is a licensed club lounge area in the Club Rooms where there is seating and tables with a Bar.  For those who might like a small drink with their lunch. Or you can BYO lunch and sit under one of our five 6 m x 12 m Marquees on the Ovals.


Will there be a market or similar activity?

There are some general interest and of course automotive traders present on the day.

Children's Entertainment

For our younger attendees, Old Mc Donald’s Farm, Face painting, Punch and Judy. For the slightly older we will have a Rolls Royce Merlin barking out 27 litres of evocative sound. We also have the age of steam well represented.

I am a member of a Club, and I would like to enter my British Vehicle, how do I do this?

See our online form here

If I pay online, does All British Day hold any of my credit card details?

No, We are processing credit card details through PayPal, a certified card processing facility, All British Day will not pass on the PayPal fees

Is there a hot weather policy?

Yes, In the event of a catastrophic fire warning for the Echunga district or a forecast temperature for Mt. Barker as at 6.00pm the before the event of 40 degrees or more the event will be cancelled. We know you will understand this ruling. Sorry, no entry fees will be refunded. your memorabilia will be posted to you.


It may be an idea to bring cash on the day most of the food /drink stalls are community based and do not offer electronic payment.

I am an entrant, why cannot I leave before 3pm?

We try to keep costs down as much as we can, Insurance is a part of the pricing we simply could not safely control 700 vehicles leaving on an ad hoc basis. Hence every one leaves when we can safely manage the flow from the grounds in an orderly fashion we do not want any one hurt nor do we want any accidents. Please bear in mind the public are still looking at cars up to 3.00pm. Sorry we have to strictly adhere to this departure time to ensure that all parties involved in the departure process are ready.

More questions? See our 'Contact' page

Getting to Echunga

All British Day proudly supports
SA/NT Guide Dogs



nodogs.pngA policy of NO DOGS is in place for this event. This does not apply to assistance dogs for the disabled.




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