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: November 2019

 

November:

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. 

 

Saturday 30th:- VW Karmann Ghia Lunch. An invitation to all Karman Ghia owners and enthusiasts to the inaugural Sydney social meeting at my place, 120 Annangrove Rd Annangrove, from 12.00 noon. No prizes - no entry fee, just come and enjoy some relaxing time in the lovely Hills District with like-minded Karman Ghia enthusiasts sharing their tales of restoration and acquisitions of their beloved KGs. Lunch will be provided for a $5.00 donation per person to the Rotary Club of Castle Hill. Please bring your own liquid refreshment. For catering purposes please register your attendance by notifying us with attendee names, car rego, and model. Contact: Dieter Regel on 0409 100 952 or email dieter@tekevent.com

 

December:

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).

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. This meeting is also the Club Veedub Christmas Party! Bring a wrapped present (~$5 value) to receive free drink coupons. Warm nibblies and snacks provided. 8:00pm start.

 

January 2020:

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

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:- VW Summer Cruise 2020. 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 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.

 

Monday 27th:- 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. 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 koin 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.

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.