Monthly Archives: July 2013

PORT ALBERT FISH & CHIP RUN – Sunday 28th July

Middle of winter, a grey sky, the mercury struggling to reach double digits and the threat of afternoon rain failed to deter about 50 members from making the run over the Strzleckis to South Gippsland.  Most drivers were accompanied by … Continue reading

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15th BIRTHDAY BASH – Gypsy Creek Winery, Labertouche. Sunday 23rd June

Wow! 75 members celebrated our Birthday! We always suspected that numbers would be up on previous years, and they certainly were – the largest number yet. We assembled at the Darnum Tea Rooms from 10.30am and many enjoyed a coffee … Continue reading

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VIC HILLCLIMB CH’SHIP Rd.7 Rob Roy, Christmas Hills – Sunday 21st JULY

Rob Roy is Australia’s oldest hillclmb track. The first event to run there was in 1937 and the track was sealed a couple of years later in 1939. After a bushfire in 1962 the venue fell into disuse until resurrected … Continue reading

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JULY BREAKFAST CLUB – Warragul CBD, Sunday 14th July

The weather gods weren’t smiling on us this month, the roads were wet from overnight rain and intermittent drizzle kept them that way during the morning, as well as giving the cars on display a spot-free rinse. However, despite the … Continue reading

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AUSSIES COMPETE AT PRESCOTT HILLCLIMB, UK

Prescott Hill Climb, near Cheltenham, is the oldest ongoing hill climb in the world with Rob Roy the oldest one in the southern hemisphere, so it seems appropriate they are now “twinned”.  The idea of a Challenge between the two … Continue reading

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JULY MONTHLY MEETING at DROUIN GOLF CLUB – Thursday 11th July

In a departure from the Sporting Register’s normal arrangements, our July monthly meeting was held at the Drouin Golf Club instead of Daizies just out of Warragul. The change of venue certainly attracted a bumper crowd of 78 members and … Continue reading

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