Summary of Calendar of Club Events
With the changing situation of COVID-19 restrictions, we are pleased to report we can now resume our Events, see Calendar below.
All Events will operate in accordance with the Victorian Government COVID Safe guidance. Please Note – Members are now required to register their attendance prior to meetings and events with the Events Coordinator. Members and visitors are asked to sign in, hand sanitise and wear face masks where necessary.
For any questions on RCCA run events and to Register your attendance please contact Club Events Co-ordinator.
(If we list a non Club Event for information, it is best to contact the organisers of the event for the latest situation.)
National Heritage Motoring Day (Drive it Day).
This event is to showcase the Historical Vehicle movement Australia wide by encouraging the use of our vehicles on a particular day each year.
This year the RCCA will enjoy a run to Beeac, including lunch and a tour of Ean McDowell’s private car museum. He owns and runs the Farmers Arms Hotel Beeac (near Colac) and has a car museum containing an enviable range of very collectible cars.
Meeting point: Park outside the Inverleigh Recreation Reserve, Hamilton Hwy B140. Meeting time: 11.30am Departure time: 11.45am – to arrive in Beeac before 12.30, lunch at the Farmers Arms Hotel, 87 Main St, Beeac at 12.30pm. More details May ST.
More information can be found at https://www.historicwinton.org/the-event/ or the Historic Winton Facebook page
Advance class on panel fabrication with Tom Peach
Another in our popular fabrication afternoons.
Tom & Brian will provide their time and expertise to demonstrate to members
extensive panel work on brass, nickel, silver and moulding.
Preston: Meeting time: 1.45pm.
Numbers limited to 10, so get in early with our Events Secretary.
More details May ST.
Enjoy the historic town of Chiltern with friends, visit the cafes and wonderful National Trust building or enjoy a picnic on the shore of Lake Anderson.
Donation of $5.00 per vehicle. All funds raised will go to supporting local cancer research.
Coordinated by the Chiltern Tourism and Development Inc.
June– Monthly Meeting at the Uniting Church Hall.
Guest Speaker will be Mr Graeme Dyer from Clock Repairs. Graeme will entertain members on his life passion of repairing clocks, his involvement with the car industry and the Greensborough Model Aircraft Club.
Visitors and prospective members most welcome.
Run, details TBA, but put it in your diary now.
The RACV Alpine Trial Centenary
The RACV, together with the Vintage Drivers Club, will be organising an event recreating the original 1921 Alpine Trial which will be held from Saturday 20 November to Saturday 27 November 2021.
A maximum of 100 vehicles will be permitted to enter, with preference given to vehicles that competed in the original events and to other vehicles manufactured during the period of the trials: 1921-1926.
A flyer is below, and you can see more details including downloadable Entry Form here:
Preliminary Advice from ROCQ
Following Message from ROCQ:
The Qld Rover Car Club is hosting the National Gathering of all Rover Car Owners next year in Toowoomba.
After the Covid shut down and the cancellation of the SA gathering it will be good to get back to normal next year. Please see the attached flyer for details and the link to add your name to our mailing list. You don’t have to be a member of a Rover club to add your name to the list.
Contact Ross McCormack:
Mobile: Tel 0403 040 334
For full details of Club activities please see Club Magazines, Viking Torque and Small Torque or contact Club Events Co-ordinator. In all cases if you wish to attend an Event please notify the Club Events Co-ordinator, so arrangements can be made for suitable parking, tickets or catering as appropriate. Club Events Co-ordinator email.
In addition to Club Events we also list some non RCCA organised Events that we are aware of for information to Members and Classic Car visitors.
Please Note: If your vehicle is on Club Plates remember to always fill in your Log Book when you participate in Events.
During Normal Times Monthly Meetings are held in RCCA Club Rooms
Auburn Uniting Church Hall
Entrance off Hepburn Street
Melways Ref. 45F11