Current Events

EVENT CALENDAR
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Sunday 5th November 2017

This event has been cancelled due to the weather conditions

( Date changed from the 8th October 2017)

NSW State Motorkhana

Round 2 – Awaba was postponed 26th February due to wet weather, this event will be run by Westlakes Auto Club, contact Clerk of Course John Newton on 0423 170 259 for further information.

 

 

Sunday, 12th November 2017

Motorkhana – 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 10:00am. No rally, hands cuts, mud and snow tyres etc. Contact Ron Adlam for more information or check www.miniclub.com.au or facebook page Mini Club of NSW leading up to the event to make sure it is still on.

Drivers Championship Points

Gus Staunton Points

 

Friday, 17th November 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 9718 6575.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Sunday, 19th November 2017

Swap N Show

Hi there Mini People,

The Mini Car Club of NSW will be holding a Swap Meet and Car Show on Sunday 19th November, at The Arena Sports Club, Yagoona, NSW.

We need to know numbers who will be attending for catering purposes and allocation of spaces.

Please contact Michael 0411-019 112 or send an email to social@miniclub.com.au and reserve yourself a spot.

Swap Meet spots are available for ALL Mini enthusiasts (YOU DON’T NEED TO BE A CLUB MEMBER) and will be about 7.5 metres by 5 metres. You can bring along anything to do with Mini’s, from a complete car to a wheel nut, but remember whatever you don’t sell has to be taken away, no rubbish is to be left behind.

Note: John from Minikingdom Online will be there plus Vic from Mini Performance Centre, so could be some NOS and treasures available?

See more details below.

Swap meet & Car display

Sunday, 19th November 2017

The mini club is holding our first car parts swap meet and a car display in the car park at the Arena Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Road, Yagoona.

Open to ALL mini enthusiasts (you don’t need to be a mini club member) collect up all your surplus mini parts and come along for the morning.

Please Note: Swap meet sites MUST be pre-registered

Gates open at 7:30am for the Swap Meet setup in the Club’s rear carpark and will run until around 10:30 am: $15 entry fee per trader.

Breakfast BBQ: Bacon & Egg Rolls, plus coffee and tea will be available onsite for a nominal cost.

Please contact Michael to book & pay for your swap meet space as there are only a limited number of 30 spaces available.

In conjunction with the swap meet the mini club we will be also holding a Car Display in the Clubs front car park from 10:30am till 2pm: gold coin entry fee per car: spectators will be free entry.

This is a car display only and cars will NOT be judged as per show and shine rules

Included there will be:

People’s choice award and Exhibitors award presented at approx. 1pm.

Lucky door prize all entrants will be included.

Food and drinks available in the club from 10am with a $12 Sunday roast available for lunch.

Please RSVP to book your car space as there are a limited number available.

Important: Please keep an eye on our website (miniclub.com.au) and Facebook page for event updates or contact Michael Benton.

If you would like more information, would like to participate or help in this event then please contact Michael Benton 0411019112 or email to Social@miniclub.com.au

 

 

Tuesday, 21st November 2017

Competition Meeting

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

 

Saturday, 25th November 2017

NSW State Khanacross

Round 7 of the NSW State Khanacross Championship will be held at Hammpton. Run by the Hills District Car Club, contact clerk of course, Peter Batt on 0400 828 911 for further information.

 

Sunday 26th November 2017

Superkhana at 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 Phil Boyd clerk of course on 0412 521 058 to check the event is on. Check www.miniclub.com.au or Mini Club of NSW face book page leading up to the event to be sure it is on.

OFFICIALS ALWAYS NEEDED

Drivers Championship Points

Gus Staunton Points

 

Tuesday, 28th November 2017

Committee Meeting

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

Held at the Bexley RSL, 24 Stoney Creek Rd Bexley

 

Friday, 1st December 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

 

 

Sunday 10th December 2017

MCC Christmas Picnic

 

Mini Car Club Christmas Picnic and Annual Club Plate Inspection Day, will again for this year be an early morning with breakfast being served in the picnic grounds at Warragamba Dam.

Meet at the venue at 8:00am or convoy from McDonalds Edmondson Park, Cnr Camden Valley Way and Gellibrand Road.

The convoy will leave Edmondson Park at 7:15am and travel via Camden Valley Way then Bringelly Road. At Bringelly turn right onto The Northern Road and after passing thru the township of Luddenham make a left turn onto Park Road, at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Silverdale Road then at the next roundabout head straight onto Farnsworth Ave. At Warragamba after passing the sport centre and tennis courts on your left then turn left into the large parking area and picnic area.

The club will be catering for this event so you MUST RSVP by the 2nd December otherwise you will miss out.

Fill in this RSVP Form or notify Michael Benton via phone or email – social@miniclub.com.au

Bring your own chairs, although there are some picnic tables available.

REMEMBER ALL CLUB PLATED CARS ARE ASKED TO ATTEND FOR THEIR ANNUAL ELIGIBILITY INSPECTION

For more information and to confirm you will be attending please contact Michael Benton 0411 019 112.

 

Friday, 15th December 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 9718 6575.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Saturday, 16th December 2017

Gerringong Street Parade

Once again the Mini Club of NSW has been invited to participate in the Christmas street parade. Join the celebrations when the Rotary Club of Gerringong presents the Christmas Street Parade and Party with food stalls, market and craft stalls. Santa will help bring the main street and the Old School Park to life as the street parade is led by the Illawarra Pipe Band followed by vintage cars, hot rods, trikes and community and sporting groups as they travel down the main street. Have photos taken with Santa by a professional photographer, buy unique and unusual gifts for Christmas from one of the many craft and specialty stores including clothing and toys. Other highlights include face painting for the kids and a baby animal farm. This is a Rotrary Club of Gerringong Sunrise – a fundraiser for community projects.

There is a convoy for this event which will meet at Heathcote McDonalds, cns Heathcote Road and Princess Hway. Leaving at 8:30am travelling south to meet up with Minis in the Gong members around 9:30 am at Albion Park McDonalds. Leaving here at 9:45am for the remainder of the journey to the Mick Cronan Oval, Blackwood St, Gerringong.

At the oval we will decorate our cars and form up for the procession around10:30am. The parade starts at 11am and lasts for about 1 hour after which we will park in the grounds of St Georges Church for a casual display of our cars. At this point we are free to wander around the town and look at the festivities and queue up for a steak sandwich and drink.

For more details and to register your interest please contact Rob Weir, 0418161918.

 

OTHER EVENTS OF INTEREST


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

Please note that all Minis in the Gong events are now on our Gus Staunton Points.

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.

Gus Staunton Points

 

Sunday, 5th November 2017

B Run

Meet at Key Batteries, Cnr. Mt Keira Road & Abercrombie St, West Wollongong at 8:30am for a 9:00am departure.

9:20am   Pickup point near the school on Tongarra Road, Albion Park.

The idea behind this run is we will be driving through Burradoo, Bowral, Burrawang, Bundanoon, Broughton Park and Berrima (although not necessarily in that order), with a stop for lunch.

It’s the B’s run because we travel through many towns and places starting with B.

After a run up Macquarie Pass we will take a break at Robertson Pie Shop at around 10:00am.

Then through Robertson, through Kangaloon towards Bowral to Berrima, South and across to Suttons Forrest Inn for a Pub lunch.

After lunch there is the option to head home along the expressway or continue back toward the “Gong through Mossvale, Fitzroy Falls, Barron Grounds and back towards Albion Park.

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).

 

 


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.