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 monthyly meeting.

Last updated: January 2019

 

January 2019:

Thursday 10th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

Thursday 17th:– 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 20th:- VW Watercooled Summer Cruise 2019. Meet at Uncle Leo’s Caltex Roadhouse, Liverpool Crossroads, at 9:30am for coffees, photos and VW chat. Cruise departs at 10:00am. Brief stop for photos at Appin, then to Stanwell Park by 12:30pm. Families and kids welcome. Gold coin donation for BBQ sausage sizzle 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, new and old.

 

Saturday 26th:- Australia Day CARnivale at Parramatta Park. Celebrate Australia’s birthday in 2019 with a day-long program of festivities. BBQ festival, family zone with kids’ activities, rides, workshops and concerts. Hot 100 party, bar and rides, main stage concert and dazzling fireworks finale. Make your VW part of the huge vintage and classic car show! Pre-booking is compulsory, up to 23 November only. Register on-line at www.ausdayparramatta.com.au/carnivale

Monday 28th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

February:

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).

 

Saturday 16th:- Gerringong Motorfest 2019 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 out display of over 150 classic cars. Some famous race cars will be there, and hopefully a former famous 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 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.

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

 

March.

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

 

Saturday 9 March:- All German Vehicle Show and Shine, on the Newcastle Foreshore. Hosted by the Mercedes Benz Classic Car Club. 7:30 am to 3:00 pm. The event is for both classic and modern cars, show cars or every day drivers, produced by German factories including Mercedes-Benz, BMW , NSU, Borgward, Goggomobile, Volkswagen, Porsche, Audi and Messerschmitt. Come and see some stunning vehicles, including some quite rare ones. Fine German food on site and awards and prizes awarded in various categories. Registration $15 per vehicle on the day, supporting Nobbys Surf Livesaving Club.

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.

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

 

April:

Thursday 4th:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters  and For-Sales.

Thursday 11th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).
 
 

Sunday 14th:- 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 stevercarey@bigpond.com. Join the Club VW Convoy from Uncle Leo's Caltex, Liverpool Crossroads, 7:30am for an 8am departure.

Thursday 18th:– 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 29th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

May:

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

 

Sunday 5th:- Berry Blast From the Past show at Berry Showgrounds. 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. Berry markets to explore as well. 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.

Saturday 25th:- VW Nationals Supersprint at Sydney Motorsport Park, Eastern Creek. We’re back at this famous Sydney track, on the south ‘Amaroo’ circuit. VW racers wanted, air or water-cooled. Stock is OK! CAMS licence and helmet required. Phone Rudi Frank on 0418 442953 for information on licencing, registration and entry.

Sunday 26th:- VW Nationals 2019 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 27th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.