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: April 2019

 

April:

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:- Annual ‘Old Car Club’ Show and Shine at Bankstown City Paceway. Entrance off Milperra Rd (follow the show signs). We invite you to bring along your classic VW to the show! Gates open 7:30am, cars in position by 9:00am. Trophies presented at 1pm.  Display car entry $15, includes driver and passenger), spectators a gold coin entry. Food and drink available. Bankstown Markets are on as well. All enquiries to John on 0410 017007. Club Veedub Convoy meets at McDonalds Moorebank (281 Newbridge Rd) at 7:15 for a 7:30am departure – so we can arrive and park together.

 

Sunday 5th:- Andy Roberts’ VW Family Picnic Day 2019, at ‘Andemar’, 10 South Esk Drive, Seaham NSW (turn off at Raymond Terrace). From 10am. Come one, come all to this charity event to celebrate all things Volkswagen and Porsche, whether classic air or modern water. Sausage sizzle, stalls, lots of activities and awards for everyone. Show off your VW and see some of Andy’s exotic Porsches. Contact Andy on 0407 016903 for more info.

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.

 

June:

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

 

Tuesday 11th:- Tour of Brian Tanti’s workshop, 21 Dickson Ave Artarmon, 7pm to 9pm. Brian is a worldrenowned coachbuilder who has rebuilt many rare and exotic cars. Come along for a personal tour of the workshop. The evening starts with a formal presentation and Q&A, followed by a guided ‘behind the scenes’ tour. Refreshments will be served – cold meats and cheeses, nibbles, bottled water and soft drink. $20 per head. Pre-bookings are essential for catering purposes. Contact Carl Moll on 0417 471137 or email library@clubvw.org.au or see Carl at the next meeting. RSVP for all bookings is Monday 3 June.

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

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.

 

July:

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

 

Sunday 7th:- Berry Blast From the Past show at Berry Bowling Club. NEW DATE AND VENUE! 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 11th:- Committee Meeting and magazine pack at the Arena Greyhound Sports Club, 140 Rookwood Rd. Yagoona (next to Potts Park).

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. NOTE - Tonight is also the Club Veedub AGM. All committee positions are vacated, nominated and voted on. Club members are invited to join the committee and help run your VW club! Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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 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.