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

 

 

September 2017

Friday8thRCCA September Monthly Meeting & Annual General Meeting

Ask not what the Club can do for you, but what you can do for your Club. If you would like information on joining the Committee contact the Club's Secretary. The AGM will be followed by the traditional Wine & Cheese tasting.
Sunday17th Visit Jack’s Magazine

Jack’s Magazine is located on the Maribyrnong River. This complex opened in 1878, to provide safe storage for bonded gunpowder and explosives imported into the colony of Victoria. Hidden away at the base of an escarpment on the Maribyrnong River, the bluestone walls, magazines and earth mounds of Jack’s Magazine have connections to turning points in Victoria’s history.
Time 11.00am to 12.30pm.

See http://www.jacksmagazine.org.au/
Sunday24thBay to Birdwood Classic (South Australia)

Entries now online. Entries are open to all original cars, motorcycles, vans, trucks and com-mercial vehicles built on or after 1 January 1956 and or or before 31 December 1981. Close date for en-tries is 4th August 2017.
See:
http://baytobirdwood.com.au/

And Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/baytobirdwood/
Sunday24thFor Information - Melbourne to Maffra Run

Gippsland Vehicle Collection of Maffra's annual Run. See the following website: www.gippslandvehiclecollection.org.au

October 2017

Thursday12thChristmas at the Johnston Collection

Tour of the Johnston Collection Museum of fine and decorative art in East Melbourne, – 10.00-11.30am. Further details to follow in the September VT. https://www.johnstoncollection.org/
Friday13thRCCA Monthly Meeting.

Guest Speaker – Mr Philip Johnstone who is an AOMC Committee member will give a talk on Engine & Registration Records which the AOMC (Australia of Motoring Clubs Inc) has stored in numerous filing cabinets.. Visitors and prospective members most welcome.
Sunday15thMotorclassica

Once again the RCCA will be displaying Rovers including
P4, P5B saloon, P3 75, R40 75, Rover 9 and P6BS.

This display promotes not only the club but the Rover marque.

http://motorclassica.com.au/
Sunday15thFourth Annual From Britain to 'Bunna Car Show for Predominantly British made and British make cars, held in Triabunna Tasmania.

Friday20thEvening tour at Vintage Wiring Harness - Ringwood

Paul Vermont has invited the RCCA to inspect his workshop and see how they recreate vehicle motoring looms. 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Vintage Wiring Harness has been trading more than 30 years building original style harnesses
for both the professional vehicle restorer and the enthusiast. 7.00 to 9.00pm.

http://www.vinwire.com.au/
Sunday29th (TBC)
P4 Workshop garage day

Includes, communal problem solving discussions plus hands on work. For full details and to register for the event, see VT.

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
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 Tucker and Cord. Further details in the September VT.

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/

December 2017

Saturday9RCCA 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. Details TBA.

2018

April 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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