Repco Beach Hop 18 entry to the public is free! Although we would encourage you to purchase a festival programme and make a donation at one of our collection points. The money collected is used to pay for the festival and any profit made is donated to local emergency services.
ENTRY PASS APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONFIRMED BY EMAIL ONCE PAYMENT HAS BEEN PROCESSED. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE A CONFIRMATION EMAIL WITHIN 48 HOURS THEN PLEASE CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY.
ENTRY PASS SWING TAGS & VEHICLE DECALS WILL BE POSTED TO THE APPLICANTS EARLY MARCH 2018.
ONLY PRE-REGISTERED VEHICLES WILL BE PERMITTED TO TAKE PART IN ANY ORGANISED ACTIVITY AT REPCO BEACH HOP '18. This includes Waihi Warm Up Party, Repco Beach Party, Castrol Edge Thunder Cruise, and Grand Parade. The organisers have the right to refuse entry to any vehicle or person for whatever reason it sees fit.
All vehicles must have a current warrant of fitness and registration.
ONLINE CAR ENTRY
As the Beach Hop is about the 50's & 60's we want the vehicles to reflect that era. Cars permitted are Hot Rods and any vehicle made BEFORE 1972. USA made cars from 1972 to 1985 may APPLY to enter but they MAY be accepted at our discretion.
We have THREE Vehicle Entry Options - Ultimate, Standard, & Saturday Day Pass
1. CLICK HERE FOR AN ULTIMATE* PASS (SINGLE or DOUBLE) *Limited to 300 vehicles
2. CLICK HERE FOR A STANDARD PASS ($80)
Includes entry to Beach Hop car cruising events each day, entrant swing tag, prize draw chance, entrant decal, Festival Programme posted before the event and FREE Repco Beach Hop 18 Annual Magazine posted after the event.
3. CLICK HERE FOR A SATURDAY ONLY DAY PASS ($20 pre booked or $10 On the Day)
Repco Pre-49 Hot Rod Show OR our Cool Classic Car Show Saturday 24th March 2018 ONLY. It does not include entry to the Grand Parade. Pre-booked $20 and includes preferential reserved parking at either Show, entrant swing tag, prize draw chance, entrant decal, Festival Programme and FREE REPCO Beach Hop 18 Annual Magazine posted after the event.
"On the Day" day pass $10 cash and includes swing tag, prize draw chance, entrant decal, Festival Programme.
Additional Adult Passenger Passes ($30)
Additional adult passes include an entrant swingtag, festival programme, lanyard, cruises etc...
CLICK HERE to buy one now
Retro Caravan Camping and Show
40x powered sites will be available at the RV Direct Retro Caravan Campground located at the Whangamata Area School from 4pm Thursday 22nd March 2018 until 2pm Sunday 25th March 2018. Showers and toilets will be provided.
Non powered sites are available however there is no need to pre-book - just turn up. The cost is $30 per site per night (2 adults - kids are free - extra adults $10 each per night).
ALL CARAVAN MUST BE Pre-1980 - no buses, motorhomes, house buses, minivans, campervans etc - JUST CARAVANS!
To book a POWERED caravan site PLEASE CLICK HERE - NOTE: No refunds for cancellations although you MAY transfer to another camper WITH OUR APPROVAL.
To book a NON-POWERED caravan site PLEASE CLICK HERE
The Retro Caravan Show is at the same location on Saturday 24th March 2018 - entry from 9am - no need to pre-enter. Entry fee is $10 per caravan. Again - no buses, motorhomes, house buses, minivans, campervans etc - JUST PRE-1980 CARAVANS!
Motorbikes & Trikes
Motorbikes permitted to enter are anything pre-1972 and any American made bike.
MOTORCYCLES & TRIKES CAN ENTER AT THE FESTIVAL (Surf Club) - THERE IS NO NEED TO PRE-ENTER!