Event Calendar

The Mini Car Club of NSW does not accept any responsibility for errors shown herein due to dates and venues changing without the club being notified. Please always confirm the event with the organising club. Photos and articles can not be shared without the permission of the MCC NSW.


 

 

 

Saturday 25th March 2017

Mini Kingdom Online Open Day & Show N Shine

OPEN DAY & SHOW and SHINE

OPEN DAY & SHOW and SHINE

Sunday 26th March 2017

Convoy to The Skillion, Terrigal

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, Berowra then onto the old Pacific Highway to Somersby, through Gosford, Erina  to Terrigal.

Distance 75Km, approx. 90 minute drive

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.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Tuesday, 28th March 2017

Competition Meeting

Directors and their assistants for upcoming events are asked to attend. Contact Phil Boyd on 0412 521 058 for the venue.

 

Sunday, 2nd April 2017

Superkhana – Riverstone

To be held at our club grounds, Bandon Road, Riverstone (cross the railway line and follow the road down to the end, (please shut the gate).

Scrutineering starts at 8:00am, drivers briefing at 9:45am, event starts at 10:00am.  Remember to bring your helmets and rally tyres are permitted.

Contact Ron Adlam on 0427 043 854 to check the event is on.

OFFICIALS ALWAYS NEEDED

Check www.miniclub.com.au or Mini Club of NSW face book page leading up to the event to be sure it is on.

          

Drivers Championship Points

Gus Staunton Points

 

Monday, 3rd April 2017

Committee Meeting

The committee meets at 7:30pm. If you have any matters for discussion by committee, forward your request to the Club Secretary or call your favourite committee member.

Note: Now held at – Bexley RSL, 24 Stoney Creek Rd, Bexley.

 

Friday, 7th April 2017

General Meeting

All members and friends are invited to come along to Club General Meetings which are now held at the Arena Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Road, YAGOONA. (The Old Greyhound & Social Club).

Arrive 7:30pm for an 8:00pm start.

The Club has a Bistro if you want to arrive early for dinner or a light snack, full Bar Facilities and Coffee making open from 6:00pm-8:30pm.

Plenty of off street parking.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Saturday 8th – Sunday 9th April 2017

NSW State Motorkhana

Round 3 of the NSW State Motorkhana Championship which will be held at Armidale. Run by New England Sporting Car Club, contact Clerk of Course, Richard Opie on 0418 668 174 for further information.

*** Note this event will be held on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning.

 

Friday, 21st April 2017

Mini Enthusiasts Meeting

Bankstown Sports Club. 8 Greenfield Parade,

Bankstown. In room 4A starting at 7:45pm. All club members and visitors are invited to discuss all aspects

of the Mini. For further information contact the Chairman Robert Weir on  0418 641 959.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Sunday, 23rd April 2017

Lunch @ Leura

Sunday morning drive to the Blue Mountains and lunch @ Leura.

Meet at M4 Westbound McDonalds, 10:00am for 10:30am departure.  Enjoy a leisurely drive as we travel via Yarramundi and Hawkesbury Heights to Leura and return via Great Western Highway.

Lunch @ Alexandra Hotel, 62 Great Western Highway, Leura, NSW, followed by sightseeing around the Blue Mountains at your leisure.

http://www.alexandrahotel.com.au/

Please RSVP by Friday 14th April as I will be booking a table for the Mini Club.

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

 

Gus Staunton Points

 

Tuesday, 25th April 2017

Competition Meeting

Due to Anzac Day there will not be a Comp Meeting.

 

Monday, 1st May 2017

Committee Meeting

The committee meets at 7:30pm. If you have any matters for discussion by committee, forward your request to the Club Secretary or call your favourite committee member.

Note: Now held at – Bexley RSL, 24 Stoney Creek Rd, Bexley.

 

 Friday, 5th May 2017

General Meeting

All members and friends are invited to come along to Club General Meetings which are now held at the Arena Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Road, YAGOONA. (The Old Greyhound & Social Club).

Arrive 7:30pm for an 8:00pm start.

The Club has a Bistro if you want to arrive early for dinner or a light snack, full Bar Facilities and Coffee making open from 6:00pm-8:30pm.

Plenty of off street parking.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Saturday, 6th May 2017

Wheels at Wollondilly  CANCELLED

The Mini Car Club will again be attending this year’s event. The Wheels at Wollondilly car show is scheduled for Saturday 6th May 2017. The show is open to all makes and models, bikes, cars and trucks. $10 entry fee for each show and shine entry and $5 per spectator car entry.

The 2016 event saw some 275 vehicles in attendance, 1,000’s of people, free children’s activities, including Rocker Cover racing, Face painting, Electric go karts and electric replica BMW motor vehicles and a BBQ lunch with all food available on site and at reasonable prices for everyone to enjoy.

In 2016 the Mini Car Club won the trophy for best club display.

If you require any additional information and for pictures of the 2017 show please see http://www.bosskraft.com/ww-2015.html

Wet Weather: If the show requires cancelling, we will advise by 5pm Friday 5th May, 2017. The update will be advertised at   http://www.bosskraft.com/wheels–wollondilly.html

There will be NO rain date set aside for later in the year.

Convoy: Meet at the McDonalds, Edmondson Park, Cnr Camden Valley Way and Gellibrand Road, 7:30am for a 7:45am departure we will then travel west along Camden Valley Way to Narellan, take the Camden bypass and proceed along Remembrance drive over Razorback, through Picton and onto Tahmoor and the Wollondilly Anglican College. (Approx 50mins)

For more information and to confirm you will be attending please contact Julie Witcombe.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Wings Over Illawarra.

Sunday 7th May 2017

Mini Car Club of NSW, will be attending “Wings over Illawarra” on Sunday 7th of May, and invites all “Mini’s in the Gong” members to join us this year, and be in one large group.

There is limited space for the car display, so please apply for your tickets early.

As a special thank you for those displaying cars, drivers of participating vehicles will be issued with a complimentary entry ticket and admitted at no charge.

To obtain a complimentary ticket for the driver, you will need to follow the instructions on the “Wings over Illawarra” website, and register your vehicle, under the “Get Involved” box http://www.wingsoverillawarra.com.au/page/classic-motor-clubs.

When you “Register Your Vehicle” in the area “Club Member of”, use the drop down box, and select “Mini Car Club of NSW” as the club you are attending with, Only register 1 vehicle per email address.

For all other people attending, including vehicle passengers, an entry ticket will need to be purchased; details are also available on “Wings over Illawarra” website, under the “Tickets box. http://www.wingsoverillawarra.com.au/page/general-admission

Before registering please ensure you are able to attend for the full duration of the show, as the vehicle access gates will be closed at 8:45am and will NOT be re-opened until the conclusion of the air display at approximately 4.00pm.

Registration of Vehicles and ticket purchasing will be up to each Individual.

Convoy Details: Travel to Albion Park Airport early on Sunday morning, meeting at McDonalds Heathcote, corner of Heathcote Rd and Princes Highway, and leaving at 7:15am, with a pickup for Minis in the Gong members at, Hungry Jacks, Haywards Bay, leaving there at 8:15am sharp, to arrive by 8:30am, and in place by their 8:45am deadline.

For more information and to confirm you will be attending please contact Rob Bradshaw on 0418463 614 or Phil Boye on                  0429 671 649.

Gus Staunton Points

 

 

Sunday, 14th May 2017

NSW State Khanacross

Round 3 of the NSW State Khanacross Championship which will be held at SID. Run by North Shore Sporting Car Club, contact Clerk of Course, Jon Thomson on 0418 641 959 for further information.

 

Friday, 19th May 2017

Mini Enthusiasts Meeting

Bankstown Sports Club. 8 Greenfield Parade,

Bankstown. In room 4A starting at 7:45pm. All club members and visitors are invited to discuss all aspects

of the Mini. For further information contact the Chairman Robert Weir on 0418 641 959.

Gus Staunton Points


 

 Sydney Minis Monthly Meet Up!

Paddys Brewery

268 Parramatta Road, Flemington

We meet on the Second Wednesday of each Month at 7:30pm for a great pub meal and lots of talk about minis then the people who attend  decide on the destination for a short cruise and photo opportunity, normally within the Sydney Olympic Park precinct or Harry’s at Parramatta.

Plenty of parking available within view of the bistro courtyard.

Always check the websites www.sydneyminis.com or Facebook in case there are any changes.

 


 

Minis in the Gong Runs

 

Start: Key Batteries

Cnr. Mt Keira Road & Abercrombie Street, West Wollongong

We meet at 9:00am and all the runs start at Key Batteries, corner of Abercrombie Street and Mt Keira Road, West Wollongong.                 All events will be on a Sunday.

Event times and proposed route to be advised so check out their website www.minisinthegong.com.au   for more information.

 

Sunday, 12th March 2017 (postponed from 5th March)

Southern Highlands Fun Run

Meet at Key Batteries, Cnr. Mt Keira Road & Abercrombie St, West Wollongong at 8:30am for a 9:00am departure.                                                Proposed route/schedule:                                                                                             8:30am – Meet at Key Batteries, Cnr. of Abercrombie Street and   Mt Keira Road, West Wollongong.                                                                              9:00am – Depart Key Batteries.                                                                                   9:20am – Pickup point on Tongarra Road, Albion Park (across from the Bowling Club).                                                                                                                 We are driving up Macquarie Pass to morning tea at the Pie Shop.        Tour around the highlands, down to Jamberoo Mountain, through Saddleback Mountain past Kiama.                                                                              Lunch details to be confirmed on the day (most likely Jamberoo Pub).                                                                                                                                              Hope to see you there!

Gus Staunton Points

 

Sunday, 21st May 2017

Berry Heritage Day Run

Meet at Key Batteries, Cnr. Mt Keira Road & Abercrombie St, West Wollongong at 9:00am.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Sunday, 2nd July 2017

Winter Classic Run

Meet at Key Batteries, Cnr. Mt Keira Road & Abercrombie St, West Wollongong at 9:00am.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Sunday, 17th September 2017

Wollongong Run

Meet at Key Batteries, Cnr. Mt Keira Road & Abercrombie St, West Wollongong at 9:00am.

Gus Staunton Points


 

Minis on the Coast – Monthly cruises

Please note that all convoys will not be published in the Clubs magazines and if you would like to participate go onto our web page www.miniclub.com.au or our face book page to get the convoy details (including club plated cars).

 

Sunday, 5th March 2017

Route 33 Cafe Run – Wollombi Tavern, Hunter Valley

Meet at Worthingtons MINI 10:00am for a 10:30am departure.

 

Sunday, 2nd April 2017

Patonga Fish & Chip Run

Meet at West Gosford KFC 10:00am for a 10:30am departure.

 

Sunday, 7th May 2017

Fagan Park, Galstone Gorge Run

Meet at Worthingtons MINI 10:00am for a 10:30am departure.

 

 


 

Cars N Coffee

Bosscraft

10 Bollard Place, Picton

Every first Saturday of the month –

From 6:30am – 9:00am

Open to all types of vehicles, phone 02 4677 2282 or email www.bosskraft.com for more information.

Tea / Coffee / Bacon & Egg Rolls available.


 

Cruise & Dine Night

Second Saturday of each Month –

Hungry Jacks Sylvania

Cnr. Box Rd and Port Hacking Road

A casual meet & greet for hot rod & custom car enthusiasts, from 5:30pm.