Western Districts Road Run - 13/14 May

Western Districts Road Run 2017

For the Melbourne Starters:

Saturday 13/5/2017

Meet at the United Port Melb West bound at 8:00 for 08:30 departure.
Drive to Geelong By-Pass and Take Hamilton Hwy Exit and turn right and meet up with the Herd from Geelong and head out to Inverleigh and Cressy.
Turn left at the Cressy Turn off and head to Beeac. 152km Travel time approx 2hours-2 hours 15 minutes PLUS how many stops on the way.

Beeac Pub for Tour and Lunch 11AM
13:00 Depart Beeac Pub and Drive to David Pope's Collection at Pirron Yallock. 35km Approx 45 minutes
Tea coffee etc will be provided.
After Drive back to Colac to Accomodation Evening meals etc

*Option 1.
The caravan park is set up within the showgrounds and would charge $25 for a powered site. This would allow for site holder/s to use showers and camp kitchen at no extra cost.
*Option 2
Use showgrounds (outside of caravan park area) with a small donation from HCVCA to P & A Society to cover cost of toilet cleaning etc. and showers in the caravan park would cost $5 per person.

There are other Accommodation Options available as per attached business cards.

Otway Gate Motel:
Double: $110
Twin Share:$110

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.

Sunday 14/5/2017
Depart Colac at 08:00-8:30am 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 breath in the fresh sea air.

For enquires and/or to confirm your reservation, contact Steve Camilleri via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call/text with name, postcode, meeting point on 0414 324 124 by the HCVCA AGM 27/4/2017.

Xmas in July 2016

Sunday the 17th July 2016 12.30 pm

Yarra View Room Yarra Glen Racecourse.

Only $30.00 a head

Book with Russ Marshall 0409 073 523.

To start of the day, there will be a Road Run in the morning starting from the HCVCA clubrooms in Boronia at 9:30am.

Another road run from BP Oasis Cooper St Campbellfield will leave at 10.00 am and head to Whittlesea, from there to Kinglake, have a coffee, drive to Toolangi, then head to Healesville and then to Yarra Glen Racecourse for Christmas in July lunch. This run is approximately 100 kms through some of the country side that was burnt in Black Saturday fires.

Hope to see plenty of members on both runs and for lunch.

Don't forget to book in for lunch and let us know which road run you are going on. For bookings please call Steve Camilleri on 0414 324 124. Russ 0409 073523


2016 Hallam Truck Centre Display and Clearance Sale.

Hallam truck centre is one of our Major sponsors. They would like our members to turn up with their vehicles to put on display. The club would like to get as many of our member’s trucks as we can

Contact Rebecca Patton 03 8796 9154


Crawling the Hume 2016

Crawling the Hume 2016 Flyer

The annual Crawling the Hume weekend is well supported by HCVCA members and involves starting off in Campbellfield and follows much of the old and the new Hume Hwy to an overnight stop at Albury. Lunch on Saturday is at Winton while Saturday evening dinner is organised for entrants in Albury.

You must register prior to the event, no just turning up on the day, so please fill in the form below and send it into the organisers.

Crawling the Hume 2016 Entry Form (364kb PDF)

Crawling the Hume 2016 Printable Flyer (733kb PDF)

Nov. 8th - HCVCA's 34th Annual Display Day.

SmallHCVCDisplay2015Yarra Glen Racecourse.

This is the big event for the Club and we encourage every member to come along and be a part of the day to place their vehicles on display and show the public whta the club has to offer.

Historic Commercial Vehicles Club of Australia Inc.  Post: P.O. Box 2020 Bayswater Vic. 3153    Clubrooms: Unit 8 / 4  Macquarie Place Boronia    Club Phone: 0400 025 525    Club Rooms:  03) 9738 1558