Electric Car Rally


Get into gear this National Science Week at the Electric Car Rally.

Showcasing electric vehicles from past and present with more than ten exhibitors, expert talks and workshops. See what the future holds in electric vehicle technology.


  • The Workshops Rail Museum: Lucas Bedford Electric Van & NGR Cab
  • Queensland Museum Network: Toyota Corolla Hybrid Hatch PHEV
  • Australian Electric Vehicle Association (Queensland Branch): Lotus 7, Suzuki Swift conversion, BMW i3 & 1917 Walker electric truck
  • Department of Transport and Main Roads:  Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid PHEV
  • University of Queensland: Tesla
  • Tesla Owners & Fans Brisbane: Tesla Model S & Tesla Model X
  • e-Motion Concepts Pty Ltd: Zbee three-wheeler electric vehicle
  • ACE-EV Group
  • Drive by Nature: EV Hilux Ute & T-Rev Trike
  • Tritium: Veefil Electric Vehicle Fast Charger
  • Betts Boat Electrics: Electric On-board Motor
  • Greg Aldering: Electric Buggy (own concept and design)
  • Trek Bicycles: Electric Bicycles
  • Switch Bike Co: Electric Bicycles

Workshops (Fully Booked)

  • Build an electric car with STEM Punks
  • Session times: 10 am, 11:30 am & 1 pm
  • For ages 7 to 12 years
  • Workshops are free

Expert Talks

  • 11 am: Greg McGarvie, Managing Director ACE-EV Group | Hear their plan to assemble and manufacture Australia's first electric car.

Event Details

  • Saturday 18 August 2018
  • Rally runs 10 am to 2 pm
  • The Museum forecourt
  • Entry to the rally is free

Museum Entry

If you wish to view the Museum, usual Museum entry fees apply.

Event Details

18 August 2018, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

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