The Skillion, Terrigal

Sunday 26th March 2017

Sunday morning drive to Terrigal for Fish and Chips or picnic lunch at the Skillion

Meet at Thornleigh McDonalds at 9:00am for 9:30am departure.  Travel via Pennant Hills road to Hornsby to Berowra then onto the old Pacific Hway to Somersby, through Gosford to Terrigal.

Parking at the Skillion and enjoy a walk around the cliffs followed by Fish and Chips from the Haven Café, one of the other eateries or bring your own picnic.

For more information and to confirm you will be attending please contact Michael Benton 0411019112.

2017 Memberships are now due

Mini Car Club of NSW


It’s that time of the year to renew your Mini Car Club membership for 2017. Membership renewals are due on 1st January each year.

For all members with Club Plated cars you MUST be a financial member of the club to legally drive your car.

Contact club secretary Joan Vaughan on 9153 7635 with your credit card details or go online and fill in the membership form and pay via Pay Pal or Direct Debit.

National Australia Bank, Auburn, NSW

Account Name: Mini Car Club of NSW

BSB No. 082-112

Account No. 509161229

Or fill out the form in the East West magazine and send with a cheque payable to “Mini Car Club of NSW” and post to PO Box 164 Mortdale, NSW 2223.

Help keep the Mini spirit alive and continue to be a member of one of the strongest and most diverse motoring clubs in NSW.

MiniKingdom Open Day and Show n Shine

Saturday 25th March 2017

The second Mini Kingdom Online Open day and Show and Shine is scheduled for Saturday 25th March 2017, at Mini Kingdom Online premises Unit2/ 32 Groves Avenue, Mulgrave, NSW 2756.                 Gates open at 8:30am with judging to commence from 10:30am, Raffle draw at 1:30pm with show and shine results and trophy presentation at 2:00pm

Mini Kingdom Online will be open and selling all of his mini goods plus have a number of specials for the day.

Special mini guests along with rare and race minis will be on display and Fletch from Classic Restos will be there to film the events and interview a number of mini owners for a 30 minute YouTube video.

Sausage sizzle and drinks will be available for purchase with money being raised donated to the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.

Once again this event is being promoted and run by the Mini Car club so clean and polish up your mini and come along for a great day with prizes and trophies awarded for these categories.

Ø  Morris 850, Mini Minor, Mini Deluxe, Mini Matic, Mini K

Ø  Cooper, Cooper S

Ø  Clubman all models, including GT

Ø  Commercials, Vans, Pick-ups  & Variants

Ø  Mokes,

Ø  Best Modified, Competition

Ø  Post 1980 – 2000 Minis, including Rover and JDM

Ø  Most Original and Unrestored

Ø  Larry’s choice  (chosen by Larry from all cars displayed on the day)

Free entry for cars, drivers and general public

Cars will be judged for the workmanship, detailed tidiness and cleanliness.   For example, a Cooper S or Mini K that is driven every day or built to the owners requirements and is presented well, will have the same chance as a Cooper S or Mini K that has been fully restored to original specifications.

Please don’t leave unnecessary items in your car as presentation is a must.

Displaying your car with merchandise, pictures etc. is encouraged to make it a whole presentation of the vehicle on the day.

Trophies will be awarded for 1st and 2nd Place in each class

Your car is not required to be entered into the Show and Shine to be part of this event.  Display only cars are very welcome

Trailer parking will be required off site in the street or at nearby business parking areas as directed. Please advise prior to arrival if you require trailer parking

Gates open at 8.30am with the aim to have all cars in place by 10.00am

For more information please contact Michael Benton 0411 019 112 or