Holden Dream Cruise – Celebrating the end of an era!

Holden dream cruise

We know we live in Canberra, but if you ever needed an excuse to grab a last minute ticket to Adelaide the Holden Dream Cruise would be it. As holden winds down the Australian operations and the last car rolls off our assembly line thousands of loyal Holden enthusiasts are converging on Adelaides city centre to commemorate what is Australia’s Best car.

Coming to life this weekend, Sunday October 15th and starting at Elizabeth City Centre, the cruise will follow an 11km route winding its way through Adelaide to settle at My money house oval (Central district Football club) where all can reminisce about the Holdens that were and the times we had with this Iconic badge that is synonymous with Australia.

Once everyone reaches their final destination there will be free entertainment for all the family. Music concerts, a show and shine and food stall catering for everyone. Samantha Jade from Australias X-Factor will be there belting out some tunes for all to enjoy, sing, dance and celebrate a car that many Aussie families owned, loved and created many memories with.

Check out the timetable below:

Event Timetable

6.30am Elizabeth City Centre start location opens to welcome Holden Dream Cruise vehicles– come and join us for breakfast and check out the other cars in the Holden Dream Cruise!
8.30am Elizabeth City Centre carpark closes – all cars must arrive to their designatedstart locations under direction of the event marshalls (so arrive in plenty of time)
9.00am Top 100 cars depart with all cars to follow – each section will depart in order underevent marshalls’ direction
11.00am Family fun day and FREE Community Concert – gates openTop 100 cars on displayShow ‘n’ Shine display on the main ovalFree face painting and kids entertainmentFood, coffee, bars available

Entertainment all day

3.30pm Show ‘n’ Shine Judging – awards announced
4.00pm Event close

Although it’s the end of an era, we are all still looking forward to what lays ahead for the Lion brand as we see some new and exciting models coming in from over the water. We’re not going to miss out on the best of the brand, they just won’t (unfortunately) be Aussie born and bred!!



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