Monthly Archives: October 2016

THE BASKERVILLE BIG ADVENTURE

A few weekends ago Roger & Lorna Chapman with MGB, Dave and Paula Anderson with MGB, and Pam and myself with Alfetta GTV 2000, headed to Tasmania’s Baskerville Historic races for a big adventure. This is our story. Day 1: … Continue reading

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MERCEDES BENZ MUSEUM, Stuttgart – A visitor’s report.

Judy and I recently traveled to Europe and part of our holiday planning was to incorporate a visit to the Porsche and Mercedes Benz car museums in Stuttgart and the French National Automobile Museum (otherwise known as the Schlumpf Collection) … Continue reading

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LAST OF THE CHROME BUMPERS, Lardner Park – Sunday 23rd Oct.

Perhaps it was the likelihood of getting the classics a bit grubby, or maybe it was just the weather which although fine and relatively dry, was pretty cool with the threat of more showers forecast. Whatever it was, numbers at … Continue reading

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OCTOBER MONTHLY MEETING, Drouin Golf Club – Thursday 13th October

Daylight Saving is back with us again, meaning that there are now more opportunities to take that sporting or classic car out of the shed. Our regular monthly meetings at the Drouin Golf Club are such opportunities and if you … Continue reading

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MID-WEEK RUN to JINDIVICK TAVERN – Wednesday 19th Oct.

On a crisp Spring morning, drivers, navigators & passengers gathered outside the Stump Tea Rooms at Darnum for the Mid-Week Run to the Jindivick Tavern. Whilst John went through the route we were to take, some of us were shivering in … Continue reading

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OCTOBER BREAKFAST CLUB, Warragul CBD – Sunday 9th Oct.

There was a time when this particular Sunday in October was sacrosanct. It was Bathurst and all attention was focused on the TV telecast and the fridge. Things have changed, the Great Race is no longer an event for car … Continue reading

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