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CHRISTMAS BREAK-UP SOCIAL DRIVE and BARBEQUE

It was meant to be Summer, but after a stormy night that delivered 30mm of rain, the temperature was struggling to reach into the teens. A stiff westerly wind maintained the chill factor way below that, whilst further showers looked … Continue reading

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GEELONG REVIVAL, Historic Quarter-mile Sprints – Sunday November 25th

What could possibly go wrong driving fifty-year-old sports cars around a curved, quarter-mile course at the picturesque Geelong beachfront on a fine November weekend? Quite a lot it seems ! Early on the Sunday a rare Daytona Coupe rearranged its … Continue reading

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UNSEASONAL CONDITIONS

It happens occasionally that club members organise non-official events amongst themselves; and so it was that during this week, five members and a hanger-on set off on a three-day romp up and over Victoria’s high country. Five German heavy hitters … Continue reading

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TREASURE HUNT SOCIAL DRIVE – Sunday 18th November

A favourite event amongst those usually occupying passenger seats, Mark and Sue McKibbin’s Treasure Hunts are slow paced, scenic and cryptic. With over 40 questions to answer whilst travelling the back roads around the Neerim district, the ten participating teams … Continue reading

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MID-WEEK RUN, DARNUM TO POOWONG – Thursday 15th November.

  At the age of 37 She realised She’d never drive Through Paris In a sports car With the warm wind in her hair                         – Marianne Faithfull   But all that changed for Anthea and Pam when they … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER BREAKFAST CLUB, Warragul CBD – Sunday 11th Nov.

There was a slight heaviness to the morning air as the sunlight’s beams pierced through it at a shallow angle highlighting the twists and turns of the narrow road in a play of glare and shadow. Amidst the chorus of … Continue reading

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