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Valley Stages gold, but why no ARC round?

The Valley Stages is Victoria’s most popular and most successful state rally, but why isn’t it a round of the national championship? We asked the event director, Craig Jarvie.

Standing at the foot of massive gum trees in the Murrindindi Ranges, it's not hard to imagine hearing the sounds of Possum Bourne's Subaru or Neal Bates' Toyota.

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Peter Whitten

Peter has been the editor of RallySport Magazine since its inception in 1989, in both printed and online form. He is a long-time competitor, event organiser and official, as well as working in the media. In 2020 he received a Motorsport Australia 'Media Service Award'.
Peter has been the editor of RallySport Magazine since its inception in 1989, in both printed and online form. He is a long-time competitor, event organiser and official, as well as working in the media. In 2020 he received a Motorsport Australia 'Media Service Award'.