Coming Events

These are our coming club events for the next few months.

All Club members and their families are welcome to attend any event; the details are below. Non-members and visitors are also welcome to come along to anything. You don't have to pre-book for anything unless so advised; generally, just turn up. Bring your Volkswagen with you!

If you would like to suggest a future event, please contact us or come along to the monthly meeting.

Last updated: January 2020

 

January 2020:

Thursday 16th:– CLUB VW MONTHLY MEETING at the Greyhound Social Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (right next to Potts Park). Get the latest VW news and views, plus VW socialising, drinks, raffles, trivia and plenty of prizes. Lots of fun, all welcome. 8:00pm start.

 

Sunday 19th:- VW Summer Cruise 2020. Meet at Uncle Leo’s Caltex Roadhouse, Liverpool Crossroads, at 8:30am for coffees, photos and VW chat. Cruise departs at 9:00am. Brief stop for photos at Appin, then to Stanwell Park by 11:30pm. Families and kids welcome. Gold coin donation for BBQ sausage sizzale and drinks. Large grassy park with club tent, kids’ playground, kiosk, toilets and nearby surf beach. All profits to the Cancer Council. All VWs welcome.

 

Sunday 26th:- Australia Day 2020 Car Show at Glenbrook.Display your Volkswagen and join in the fun at the Australia Day celebrations and the famous Annual Gnome Convention in the Blue Mountains at Glenbrook Park, Park St carpark opposite Euroka St. It’s a great day - a country fair with extra flair! Gnomes come from all over to join the fun! Brought to you by Rotary Lower Blue Mountains in Glenbrook Park. Contact Carl Moll on 0417 471137 for more info. Join the Club VW Convoy! Meet at McDonalds M4 westbound Eastern Creek from 7:15 am for a 7:45 am departure. 20 min (28 km) to Glenbrook.

Monday 27th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

February:

Thursday 6th:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters and For-Sales.

Thursday 13th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

 

Saturday 15th:- Gerringong Motorfest 2010 at Mick Cronin Oval, Blackwood St Gerringong, from 9am. Organised by the Gerringong Lions Club for prostate cancer research. We would like lots of Volkswagens to join our display of over 150 classic cars. Some famous race cars will be there, and hopefully a famous former Parramatta rugby league player who now lives in Gerringong. Town markets on the same day, a short walk away. $5 entry for all show cars. For more info contact Keith Watson on 0401 777130. Join the Club VW Convoy from McDonalds at Engadine (Princes Hwy) from 7am for a 7:30am departure - 95 km and 1 hr 10 min to Gerringong.

Thursday 20th:– CLUB VW MONTHLY MEETING at the Greyhound Social Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (right next to Potts Park). Get the latest VW news and views, plus VW socialising, drinks, raffles, trivia and plenty of prizes. Lots of fun, all welcome. 8:00pm start.

 

Sunday 23rd:- VW Movie Event at the Edge Cinema, 225 Great Western Hwy Katoomba. Organised by Phil Mass, this replaces last year's postponed film event at Mt Victoria. The movie covers the 2019 VW Nationals - the Supersprint at Eastern Creek and the Sunday show at Fairfield. 2:30pm to 4:30pm, tickets $5 per person (pay on the day). There will be a special reserved parking area for VWs so come early to park your car. Bookings are essential to cover parking and seating, phone the Edge Cinema on (02) 4782 8900 to book. Contact Phil Mass on 0407 180446 for all enquiries. Join the Club VW Convoy at McDonalds Eastern Creek, M4 motorway westbound, at 10:30am for an 11am departure. It's 1 hr (68 km) cruise to Katoomba, arriving midday. This allows 2hrs for lunch and chat at Katoomba before the movie starts.

Monday 24th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

March:

Thursday 5th:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters and For-Sales.

 

Saturday 7th:- VW Lighthouse-to-Lighthouse run, organised by Flat Four VW Club. This run is open to all VWs, old or new. Come along and join the fun, rain hail or shine. Meet at Wollongong Lighthouse, Endeavour Drive, Flagstaff Hill Park, Wollongong, from 3pm. Depart 3:30pm for a cruise to Kiama Lighthouse. Then afterwards to Kiama Leagues for food and drinks. For more info phone Kevin on 0417 480905. Join the Club VW Convoy from Uncle Leo's Caltex at Liverpool Crossroads, from 1:30 pm for a 2pm departure. 75 km and 55 min to Wollongong.

Thursday 12th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

Thursday 19th:– CLUB VW MONTHLY MEETING at the Greyhound Social Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (right next to Potts Park). Get the latest VW news and views, plus VW socialising, drinks, raffles, trivia and plenty of prizes. Lots of fun, all welcome. 8:00pm start.

Monday 30th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

April:

Thursday 2nd:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters and For-Sales.

Sunday 5th:- Berry Blast From the Past show at Berry Bowling Club, the same new venue as last time. Gates open at 9:00am. $20 entry, includes an event plaque. Gold coin donation for non-showers for a look around. People’s Choice award and raffle draw at 1pm. All funds to Cancer assistance Network. Hosted by the Shoalhaven Volkswagen Club., contact Dave Becker on 0402 003965. Proundly supported by Rod Penrose Racing.

Thursday 9th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

Thursday 16th:– CLUB VW MONTHLY MEETING at the Greyhound Social Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (right next to Potts Park). Get the latest VW news and views, plus VW socialising, drinks, raffles, trivia and plenty of prizes. Lots of fun, all welcome. 8:00pm start.

 

Sunday 19th:- Robertson Classic Car Show at historic Robertson Heritage Railway Station. Yes it’s back! Gold Coin Donation for exhibited cars appreciated; free public entry for browsing. 9.30 am to 1.30pm weather permitting as the cars are precious and the grounds can be soggy. Lots of activities: Railway Station open for History Display. Working model trains. Historic Farm Machinery. Art Show in the Fettlers Shed Gallery. BBQ sausage sizzle. Food - tea and home made cakes. Gourmet Coffee van. Robertson Monthly Markets at the School of Arts is on the same day. Inquiries: Steve (02) 4885 2393 or email accn@bigpond.com. Join the Club VW Convoy from Uncle Leo’s Caltex, Liverpool Crossroads, 7:30am for an 8am departure.

Monday 27th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

May:

 

Saturday 2nd:- SurfLife Classic Surf Car Expo at South Werri Beach Park, Bridges Rd Gerringong, 10am to 3pm. SurfLife is a celebration of music, surfing, food, cars and good times, held in the beautiful coastal town of Gerringong, surrounded by world class surf breaks and green rolling hills, just 90 minutes south of Sydney.  Bring your classic VW along and enjoy live music, explore our markets & surfboard swap meet whilst enjoying a beer and burger.  There will be prizes for Best Surf Camper, Best Surf Wagon and Best Surf Cruiser. You must register your vehicle as there are limited spots. Register here for free! www.surflifemusicfestival.com.au or contact Adam on 0416 294801.

Thursday 7th:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters and For-Sales.

Thursday 14th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

Thursday 21st:– CLUB VW MONTHLY MEETING at the Greyhound Social Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (right next to Potts Park). Get the latest VW news and views, plus VW socialising, drinks, raffles, trivia and plenty of prizes. Lots of fun, all welcome. 8:00pm start.

Saturday 23rd:- Planned VW Nationals Supersprint at Sydney Motorsport Park, Eastern Creek. This event is yet to be confirmed. A possible alternative is Go-Kart racing at another venue. Details to follow.

Sunday 24th:- VW Nationals 2020 at Fairfield Showgrounds, Sydney. Our biggest VW show of the year, with 44 peer-judged categories, a special concours category and 3 perpetual trophies. VW trade stands, new car display, VW swapmeet, kids rides, Club shop, German dancing, entertainment, great food and drink, VW fun all day.

Monday 25th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.