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37th ALL BRITISH DAY WILL BE BACK AT ECHUNGA - Sunday February 13th 2022


What will you experience at all British Day in 2022?

2022... All British Day will host four great features :

'British Working Wheels'

British vehicles have been used in Australia almost since the birth of the British motor industry. They have helped open up this vast country, and been depended on to help build some of Australia's biggest projects, like the Snowy Hydro Scheme. From the humble push bikes used to deliver the post, to police motorcycles, trucks, tractors, vans, utilities, company cars, and military vehicles. There are many British marques that can lay claim to being to being 'British Working Wheels!'

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British Working Wheels will see one of the most varied and interesting displays seen at All British Day with a vast range woderful British machines.


'Celebrating 60 years of the beautiful Jaguar E Type'


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'100 years since the launch of the car that mobilised Britain, the affordable Austin 7'


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'120 years of Norton, one of Britains great motorcycle companies.'


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But, there is always something for everyone at ABD including........

For the young and the young at heart, be entertained all day...............        


Test your driving skills on 'REV IT UP' racing simulator!


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Old MacDonalds Farm or Punch and Judy for the young and young at heart!


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We have seen the fabulous Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah Engine Display and a Rolls Royce Merlin aero engine at ABD.



There is always a very special display courtesy of the National Motor Museum at Birdwood at ABD. The most recent as the  Museum displayed the 25 hp Talbot driven from Adelaide to Darwin in 1908 by Harry Dutton and Murray Aunger.




A Brief history of the car and the here!



A great family day out

A fun, colorful family picnic day, showcasing vehicles that are predominantly designed and/or build in Britain.

Held at Echunga in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, you can wander the grounds and admire over 750 vehicles and talk to the passionate and proud vehicle owners.

The day also includes children's entertainment, food and drink stalls, trade exhibits and award presentations.

The 2022 event will be celebrating 37 years of the All British Day in South Australia.  A great day out for motoring enthusiasts, so mark Sunday, February 13th, 2022 in your diaries now!

Admission includes a great day of entertainment!

  • Display of Saloons, Sports Cars, Motorcycles, Trucks, and other British vehicles.
  • Stationary Engine display
  • Free parking
  • Food and drink stalls
  • Free face painting
  • Free 'Old MacDonalds Farm'
  • Free 'Rev It Up Racing'.
  • Free 'Punch and Judy' childrens entertainment
  • Trade exhibits
  • Market stalls
  • Award presentations and much more
  • Free Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah Engine display

Don't forget to bring a chair, it's a busy day with five hours of lots to see and do!!

We recommend that you bring cash for purchases as most service clubs do not provide EFTPOS. However an ATM may be available adjacent to gate B to provide cash for admission.

Due to the rural location of All British Day at Echunga in summer, we recommend that you refer to the CFS website regarding the rulings on the use of GAS BBQ,s on the day of the event.

HOT WEATHER POLICY....In the event of a catastrophic fire warning for the Echunga district or a forecast temperature for the Mt Barker district at 6.00pm the day before the event of 40 degrees or more, unfortunately, for public safety, the event will be cancelled. If the event is cancelled, we are sorry that no entry fees will be refunded but memorabilia will be posted out.

The South Australian CFS, All British Day’s chosen charity 2020 -2021


 All British Day is more than celebrating British vehicles. We are also a community focused organisation. This year we will be donating any profits from the event to a very worthwhile cause, and one that is very dear to the hearts of hills residents in particular. These volunteers do an amazing job, and in the recent horrific bushfire season proved themselves to be heros, saving lives, property and livestock against incredible odds. ABD salutes the invaluable CFS.


Admission Prices 2022

Public admission Adults $ 10.00

Children ( up to 18y/o)   $ 5.00

Family 2 adults two Children $ 25.00

EFTPOS is not available at entry or most community stall holders at ABD. There is lots of free entertainment and displays included in your admission, however we recommend spectators and participants bring cash for admission or to purchase food and drinks.

How to get there?



Getting to Echunga

The South Australian Country Fire Service

All British Day’s chosen charity 2021 -2022


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