Yulefest – Christmas in July

The Mini Car Club of NSW is this year holding its annual Christmas in July lunch at The Metropole Guest House, cnr  Lurline and Gang Gang streets, Katoomba.

Join us as we step back in time and enjoy old-fashioned service and a Traditional 3 course Christmas dinner set in the licensed dining room at The Metropole Guesthouse.

Only $45.00 per person

Entry is by pre-booking only and bookings must be made by the 1st July 2016.  Contact The Secretary , Joan for pre payment details  or print out the following form via this link       IMG_20160627_0002

Christmas in July

Convoy: Meet at M4 Westbound McDonalds, 11am for an 11:15am departure. We will travel west via M4 and Great Western Highway to Katoomba. Turning left off the highway to make our way to the Metropole at the cnr Lurline and Gang Gang streets, Katoomba.

Limited parking is available at the rear of the property but there is usually parking in Lurline Street.

Lunch will be commencing at 12:30pm

For more information and to confirm you will be attending please contact Michael Benton 0411019112 or email: social@miniclub.com.au

Gus Staunton Points


Minis Marathon to Mecca – Bathurst 1000

Hi all Mini Car Club of NSW members who are attending the Minis at Bathurst event with Muscle Car Events , For the Friday evening 50th Anniversary Dinner at Charles Sturt University (CSU) If you wish to sit with certain people / or the Mini Car Club group can you please let me know in the next few weeks and I will pass on the details to Todd Martin. Todd has already started allocations to those people / groups he is aware of.
Please send an email to Social@miniclub.com.au or phone me 0411019112

Muscle Car Masters update 9/06

The Australian Muscle Car Masters has confirmed its line-up of racing categories and demonstration sessions for 2016.

The 12th running of the nation’s most successful retro motorsport event, to be held on the new date of October 29-30, will see the return of five popular race categories plus a class making its Masters debut, the Kumho V8 Touring Car Series.

The returning categories are Heritage Touring Cars (Group C/A), Touring Car Masters, Australian Trans-Am, Historic Touring Cars (Group N) and Group S (production sports cars).

The 2016 Masters will also feature a new ‘Sports Racing Car Invitational’ demonstration session for historically-significant vehicles.

A special all-Mini race, for cars from the Group Nb ranks, will be held to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Morris Cooper S’s win in the 1966 Bathurst 500. As part of this celebration The Mini Car Club of NSW has been invited to provide a display of Cooper S cars and other minis.

The ultra-popular Pit Straight Car Club Corral and Featured Muscle Marques display and parade will continue in 2016.

Brock Commodore owners will be encouraged to attend to mark the 10th anniversary of Peter Brock’s passing and 30 years since the launch of the VL Group A.

The Masters will also host the 2016 A9X Torana Club Nationals and a unique pit lane walk for spectators.


If you would like to be involved in this event and bring your mini along then please contact Michael Benton 0411019112

Round 6, NSW Motorkhana Championship date has changed

Hi Everyone,
Round 6 of the NSW Motorkhana Championship has been changed from the 7th August to the 21st August. Same club and contacts.

Sunday, 21st August 2016
(please note the date changed from the 7th Aug)
NSW State Motorkhana
Round 6 of the NSW State Motorkhana Championship which will be held at Nirimba. Run by Thornleigh Car Club, contact Clerk of Course, Glenn Inkster on
0404 136 232 for further information.