Welcome to the first of many Newsletters we will publish to let you know what we have in store for you at the Murray Bridge Nationals.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank and congratulate the 2016 Nationals Committee and all their helpers for organising a successful Nationals in Mansfield Victoria. Look forward to seeing you all again in 2018 in South Australia.


Murray Bridge is situated on the River Murray, 80km southeast of Adelaide with direct access to and from the South Eastern Freeway. The main events will be held at the Murray Bridge Racecourse which is central to a host of tourist attractions, all the facilities you may need and a wide range of accommodations types.


There are Motel, Hotel, Holiday Home Rentals, Caravan, RV, Cabin, Camping, B&B, and even Houseboat accommodation within a short distance of all facilities and the Racecourse.

ALL BOOKINGS SHOULD BE MADE DIRECT – Using the Accommodation Guide in the Accommodation section of our website.

For visitor and general accommodation enquiries contact the Murray Bridge Visitor Centre.
Tel : 08 8539 1142 | Free call : 1800 442 784 | Fax : 08 8532 5288

You are encouraged to book early to reserve your choice of accommodation.


Friday, 28 December – Scrutineering – All day / Welcome barbecue – Evening
Saturday, 29 December – Show and Shine
Sunday 30 December – Run to Birdwood National Motor Museum
Monday 31 December – Day time events / Presentation Dinner & New Years Eve Show
Tuesday, 1 January 2018 – Farewell Breakfast

In addition to the main program there will be a number of supporting events including a few surprises that will ensure everyone enjoys the event.


We are pleased to announce that the Rural City of Murray Bridge has come on board as a financial and in-kind sponsor of the event.

Further announcements to follow as other Sponsors come on board.


The 24th FX-FJ Nationals is being hosted by the 48-FJ Holden Car Club of South Australia in association with the Southern Early’s FX-FJ Holden Club, the General’s FX-FJ Car Club and the FX-HZ Car Club of South Australia with each Club being represented on the organising Committee:

Director : Tony Dowsett – 0407 399 558
Secretary : Tony Hitchin – 0418 818 789
Treasurer : Geoff Lines – 0421 135 295

Committee : Ian Armitage, Wendy Dowsett, Kym Gregory, Heather Mander, Glen Nalty, Peter Papageorgiou, Owen Smith, Rob Trotta, Debra West, Susan Wilczek and Bob Wilkeson.

Email : info@fxfjnationals.com.au

AEHF Affairs

As the responsibility for the management of AEHF affairs has now passed to South Australia for the coming two years, we look forward to working with all affiliated Clubs and playing our part to effectively promote the Federation’s aims and objectives.