The Clunes Reliability Truck Run. Start at Donny McGregor’s place Clarkfield. Then long run to Clunes Via Toolleen for lunch.
The Back Side Run to Clunes. This is for slower trucks and is approximately 145kms. Meet at BP Servo on the Calder Highway just past the Thunderdome at 9:30am. Leave at 10:00am. Travel to Clunes via Ballan for lunch. Dave Horne 0412 063357.
|Mar 11th – 12th||VIC||
HVCVA ClunesTruck Show. This is the Ballarat Branch’s annual truck show. It is a great event and not to be missed. Clunes Showgrounds.
|Mar 11th – 13th||VIC||
Scoresby Steamfest. Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club’s annual display. Lots of steam engines, industrial engines, trucks, etc. 1200 Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby VIC 3179.
|Mar 18th - 19th||VIC||
The 7th Australian White Truck Muster . Kyabram Showgrounds.
4TH Annual Truck and Tractor Show.
|Mar 24th – 26th||SA||
Cruisin the Yorke Peninsula. Contact John 0427 642238.
Vintage, Classic and Custom Car Show Ferny Creek Recreation Reserve.
Kalorama Vintage Car Rally. Kalorama Reserve, 1190-1196 Mt Dandenong Tourist Road. All proceeds will go to Kalorama CFA.
|May 13th - 14th||VIC||
Western Districts Road Run Weekend .
For the Melbourne Starters:
Meet at the United Port Melbourne West bound at 8:30 for 09:00 departure.
Drive to Geelong bypass and take Hamilton Hwy exit, turn right and meet up with the herd from Geelong. Head out to Inverleigh and Cressy. Turn left at the Cressy and head to Beeac.
152km. Travel time approximately 2 hours, depending how many stops on the way.
Beeac Pub for Tour and Lunch.
13:00 Depart Beeac Pub and drive to David Pope's Collection at Pirron Yallock.
After drive back to Colac to accommodation, evening meals, etc.
Trucks will be parked at the Showgrounds and drivers may sleep with their trucks if they wish.
Showers will be available for $5 at the caravan park.
There are other Accommodation Options available as per attached business cards.
Otway Gate Motel:
Central Caravan Park
Cabins $80 TBA
Baronga Motor Inn
Doubles: $120 TBA
Twin Share: $130 TBA
In regards to the evening meal and breakfast, There are plenty of available options in town. I'm sure the locals will love our patronage.
Depart Colac at 08:30-9:00am and go for a nice drive to the Great Ocean Road to Skenes Creek 59 km. Apollo Bay stop is another 6 km in the opposite direction which may be worth considering while in the area. From Apollo Bay, make our way back to Melbourne 184km.
There will be plenty of time to stop as you please and take coastal photos and breathe in the fresh sea air.
I will make up an expression of Interest/Booking Confirmation Sheet to pass around amongst the members at the March 2017 and April 2017 Meetings.
CLUB EVENT, only the events duly marked will be covered by the HCVCA’s Public Liability Insurance.
To all Club Permit holders.
HCVCA members require their renewals to be signed and stamped to confirm financial membership. Contact David Wenker (03 9877 9878), Ray O’Hallaron (03 9786 8984) or Dennis Brooks (03 9878 7707) to arrange this.
VICRoads should also stamp the logbook section of the form when paid.