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: July 2019

 

July:

Saturday 27th:- Jeff and Phil’s VW Slot Car Challenge 2019 at the Slot Shop, 293 Princes Hwy Arncliffe, from 6pm. We have the place to ourselves for 3-4 hours! $20 entry per adult, ($5 kids) for as many races as you can handle. Multiple giant tracks and 30 colour-coded lanes to race on. All cars, controllers and computer lap counter and scoring system provided. We’ll cater the drinks and nibblies. Partners and kids welcome to come along and race too. Can you beat Wayne, who was last year’s champion??

 

Sunday 28th:- East Hills Charity Car Show at Kelso Park, Panania. This family charity event attracts car lovers from all over NSW , this year supporting the Motor Neurone Disease Association of NSW. All classic makes and models welcome. Trophies to be won in numerous categories (VW club won Best Display last year). Show cars enter through the council car park on Marco Ave, off Childs St. A great family day out, food and drink stands, music and entertainment, motor accessory traders. Phone Glen on 0434 360791 for more info. Join the Club VW convoy at McDonalds Moorebank (Newbridge Rd) at 8:00am for an 8:30 departure. www.easthillscarshow.com.au

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

 

August:

Thursday 1st:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters and For-Sales.

Thursday 8th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

Thursday 15th:– 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 18th: Shannons Sydney Classic 2019 at Sydney Motorsport park, Eastern Creek. Organised by the CMC, it’s the largest classic car show in Australia. Double-decker bus rides, trade stands, historic race cars, Concours, and a parade lap of the track for all show entrants. Club Veedub will again have a Volkswagen display, with 20 spaces booked. Cars should arrive by 8:00am. You must book with David Birchall or Norm Elias at the monthly meeting to secure your reserved space and display ticket for the day. Please only reserve your ticket if you are SURE you will be attending – don’t get a ticket then fail to turn up on the day.

 

Sunday 25th:- Split-window Kombi Winter European Cruise to Mt Wilson in the Blue Mountains NSW . Meet at McDonalds McGrath’s Hill (Windsor Rd & Groves Ave) from 8am for breakfast. Cruise departs at 9:30am. Coffee stop at Fruit Bowl, Bilpin. Photo stop at Mt Tomah Rest Area. Arrive at Cathedral Reserve, Mt Wilson, at 12pm for BYO picnic lunch. Trophy presentation at 1:30pm. A free event in which all VWs are welcome but split Kombis will lead the cruise! Sponsored by Andrew Dodd Automotive and FortyHorse products. Please ensure your VW is full of fuel, food and drink before cruise departure as there is no fuel or food available at Mt Wilson (there are public toilets on site). Contact Simon at kombis2u@gmail.com for more info.

Monday 26th:- Canberra General Meeting at the Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue, Narrabundah, at 7:30pm.

 

September:

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

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

 

Saturday 14th:- The Love Bug screening night at Blacktown Drive-In, Cricketers Arms Rd, Blacktown. In celebration of 50 years since The Love Bug's Australian release in 1969. Bring your Volkswagen along to Sydney's last Drive-In Theatre for this special showing. All VWs welcome, old and new. Kombis park at the back. Gates and diner open at 4:30pm. Make sure you arrive before 6pm. Movie begins at 6:15pm.

 

hursday 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.

 

Saturday 21st: Canberra German Auto Day Dinner at Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Ave, Narrabundah. $50 for full buffet dinner, drinks extra. Enjoy dinner and socialising with VW and other German car owners. Email the Canberra Chapter at clubveedubact@gmail.com  to book your place - payment by 4th September please.

 

Sunday 22nd: Canberra German Auto Day car show. An new venue this year, Canberra Greyhound Racing Club, 235 Narrabundah Ln, Symonston ACT. Car show entries from 7am, $10 entry for Club members. Public entry from 10am. ACT’s biggest show for all German marques. Proceeds will support Soldier On charity for returned service personnel. Contact the Canberra Chapter at clubveedubact@gmail.com  for morer info.

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

 

October:

Thursday 3rd:- Magazine Cut-off Date for articles, letters and For-Sales.

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.

 


Saturday 26th:- Shoreline Shakedown VW Show n Shine, organised by Flat Four VW Club. At the Black Beach Reserve, Shoalhaven St Kiama, from 8am. $10 entry per car. Enjoy the Kiama Markets from 10am; Kiama main street shops, lighthouse and blowhole a short distance away. Raffle prizes, trophies for Car of the Day and Market’s Choice. Contact Rod on 0416 173859 for more info.

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

 

November:

Sunday 3rd:- Phil Mass’ German lunch and VW Nationals 2019 film day at historic Mount Victoria Manor, 11 Montgomery St Mt Victoria. Cost is $45 per person on the day, for a full German lunch (drinks extra) followed by the 2hour VW Nationals 2019 movie. See both the Supersprint and the Sunday car show, filmed in 4K high-definition video, on the big screen! You’ll probably see yourself. Filmed by professional cinematographer Phil Mass. Be there by 12:30, or join the Club Veedub convoy at the McDonalds Eastern Creek, M4 motorway rest area westbound, at 10:30am for an 11am departure. It’s 1 hr 15 min VW cruise to Mount Victoria. Contact Phil Mass on 0407 180446 for more info.

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).

Sunday 17th:- Melbourne Day of the VW, at Yarra Glen Racecourse, VIC. Show n Shine, trade displays, swap meet, and more. Swappers and traders enter at 8am, public entry 9am, show entries close 11am. No dogs or BBQs permitted on the grounds. For more info contact the VW Club of Victoria at www.vwclub.com.au

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.

Sunday 24th: Boris’ Picnic Day 2019. Yes it’s on again! At Ramsgate Beach car park, same venue as last year. Head south on the Grand parade and turn left into the entrance just past Hollywood St. You can’t turn right coming the other way. Display your VW in the sunshine! Car boot sale to sell/swap your VW parts and collectables, Club VW stand, BBQ sausage sizzle, refreshments and coffee available. Shine up your VW, old or new, and enjoy a day beside Botany Bay! $5 entry, $10 for swappers. For more info contact David Birchall on (02) 9534 4825.

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