Rover Car Club Events

RCCA Events Calendar

Summary of Club Events & other non RCCA organised Events For Information to Members – for full details of Club activities please see Club Magazines, Viking Torque and Small Torque or contact Club Events Co-ordinator by email. In all cases if you wish to attend please notify the Club Events Co-ordinator. Please Note: If your vehicle is on Club Plates remember to always fill in your Log Book when you participate in Events.


 


2017

November 2017

Friday - Sunday10th to 12thHistoric Sandown

“26 years of Thunder” Historic racing at Sandown. Special anniversaries being celebrated at the meeting include the 40th anniversary of the Holden Monaro’s first race victory in the 1968 Sandown 3-Hour enduro in the hands of Bob Watson and Tony Roberts and the 50th year of the MG Car Club, with more than 100 MGs participating in the meeting.

http://vhrr.com/wp/sandown/

Friday10thRCCA November Monthly meeting Last meeting of the year!

An electric experience to finish 2017. Guest speaker Mr Bernard Corser will be talking about his personal experiences with his Tesla S P90 Performance. Members will have the opportunity of viewing the Tesla prior to the
meeting
Friday - Sunday17th - 19thBendigo Swap Meet

Once again the RCCA will have a Club stand. We require volunteers to man the stand. If interested please contact the club Secretary – Secretary.RCCA@gmail.com

http://www.bendigoswap.com.au/
Sunday 19thFor Information Morris Minor National Rally Display Day

Caribbean Gardens Scoresby.

https://www.morrisminorvic.org.au/nationalRally.html
Sunday19thRob Roy Hillclimb

MG Car Club 26th Historic & Classic Hillclimb @ Rob Roy, Clinton's Road Smith's Gully.

http://robroyhillclimb.com.au/upcoming.htm
Fri - Sun24th - 26thGeelong revival Motoring Festival

The Geelong Revival Motoring Festival will take place on Friday 24th, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of November 2017. This action packed motoring festival, held on Geelong’s picturesque waterfront. See the Web page for details.
Sunday26thTerry Dowel’s Museum at Beaconsfield

We are fortunate in again being able to visit Terry Dowel’s Museum at Beaconsfield. The Museum has a fantastic collection of vehicles including a replica of the Benz 1886 Motor Wagon, Dame Nellie Melba’s 1890’s Phaeton chariot, Betty Davis 1966 Cadillac and lots more to see. Further details in the November ST.

Meeting point: Cardinia Park Hotel, 200 Beaconsfield-Emerald Rd, Beaconsfield. Meeting Time: 9.30am for a 9.45pm departure. Arrival time 10.00am.

The Museum featured in Shannons Club Video here:
http://www.shannons.com.au/club/video/terry-dowel-collection-episode-13-series-3-man-and-machine/
Sunday 26thFor Information - Wandin Draught Horse & Old Time Festival

Mont De Lancey Historic Homestead, 71 Wellington Rd, Wandin East. A fun day with working displays, including Draught Horses ploughing the fields, Vintage Machinery, Blacksmiths firing up the forges to make horse shoes. Wood turners and lots more.. From 10.00 – 4pm.
https://www.montdelancey.org.au/event/draught-horse-yesteryear-festival/

December 2017

Saturday9thRCCA Presentation Night at the Box Hill Golf Club

The last Club Event for the year, to be held again at the Box Hill Golf Club, 202 Station St, Box Hill. 7.00pm for 7.30pm start. Details & Menu November ST.
Sunday10thFor Information - 13th BMC Grand Day Out. – Presented by the Victorian Mini Cub Inc. Address: Cooper’s Settlement Historic Homestead. Bundoora Park, Plenty Rd, Bundoora. Time: 10am to 3pm. Any BMC – Leyland brand, any age, any condition. Free Entry and rocker cover racing.


2018 

January

Sunday 14thThe Costume Designer – Edith Head & Hollywood.

Edith Head is considered the most significant costume designer in film history, and today her name is synonymous with Hollywood costumes. This event brings together more than 70 costumes designed by Head from the 1930s to the 1960s. Venue Bendigo Art Gallery.

http://www.bendigoartgallery.com.au/Exhibitions/Now_showing/The_Costume_Designer_Edith_Head_and_Hollywood
Friday26thRCCA’s Australia Day Picnic

This event is open to family and friends. Where: Sugarloaf Reservoir Park, Christmas Hills. Melways Ref Map 273 A2. Arrival time: 10.00am-2.00pm. Travel along the Eltham Yarra Glen Rd (C726), turn into Simpson Rd. Continue on Simpson Rd for about 250 metres, turn left into Ironbark Ridge Picnic area. Continue past the 1st carpark and follow the windy road until you see another car park and BBQ’s. Plenty of shelter and seats. More details in ST/VT.
Friday 26thFor Information - AOMC Shannons Aussie Classic Car Show

Yarra Glen Racecourse, Armstrong Avenue, Yarra Glen.

http://www.aomc.asn.au/shannons-aussie-car-show

February 2018

Friday9thFirst Monthly General Meeting of 2018

Traditional BBQ at the club rooms. More details to come.
Sunday 25th RACV AOMC Classic Showcase & RCCA Display Day @ Yarra Glen Racecourse

Note change of venue from last year.

See AOMC web pages for more details.

April 2018

Friday - Monday27th - 30thApril National Rove
The Rover Car Club Of Australia will be hosting the next National Rove. This will be held in the Shepparton area of Victoria from April 27th to 30th, 2018. Latest Application Forms and Proposed Itinerary & Programme of Events now available on Rove Page here.

 

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