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Western District Historic Vehicle Club

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
WDHVC EVENTS

25 SEPTEMBER - TUESDAY TECH NIGHT - ACCESSORIES.
Do you remember the days when cars came with rubber floor mats, no radio,
and definitely no cassette/8 track/cd, few gauges, no heater or demister, no air con, minimal brakes, no oil filter? Come along and join the fun. Bring any accessories you can think of. The more the merrier. Ladies and visitors
are welcome. Craft Night is also on, giving the option of attending either.
Be there around 7pm, so we can set up for a 7.30pm start. You are welcome to stay for a cuppa afterwards, and a plate with food onit would be appreciated.
WEAR YOUR NAME BADGE AND GET A FREE CHOCOLATE FROG!
Contact: Peter Telfer 0427 526 938

30 SEPTEMBER - TUESDAY BACKFIRE FOLDING MORNING
9am Clubrooms
Contact: Peter Telfer 0427 526 938

3 OCTOBER - WEDNESDAY VISIT TO GEN U SUPPORTED ACCOMMODATION
Car Display, 2 Felix St, Grovedale. 3 more cars needed please.
Meet at onsite at 10.30am.
Contact: Rod Booley 5281 5340 (0417 021 982)

4 OCTOBER - THURSDAY MORNING COFFEE RUN
Meet at clubrooms at 9.45am sharp. Contact:
Rod Booley 5281 5340 (0417 021 982)

6 OCTOBER - SATURDAY SMELL THE ROSES DAY.
OK, winter is nearly behind us now and it is time to dust off that old motorcycle again for the good weather that is coming. We could start the run off with a coffee in Torquay, as there are lots of good places for that there, and we can work the
rest out on the day. We will leave the clubrooms at 10.30am for a back roads journey to a good day onthe bikes. Cars are also welcome.
Ray van Galen Ph 5278 9368

9 OCTOBER - TUESDAY GENERAL MEETING
7.30pm. Clubrooms.Guest speakers: Libby & Phoebe Mitchell will talk about the Down Syndrome International SwimmingOrganisation and Phoebe’s recent participation at the World Down Syndrome Swimming Championships
in Nova Scotia Canada, as part of the Australian team.

10 OCTOBER - WEDNESDAY DINE OUT 6.15pm.
Clifton Springs Golf Club. Polish up the old sticks, go out early and have a hit, then come and join us for lunch.
Contact Gary McCredden 5275 2544

11 OCT - THURSDAY COSTA HOUSE SHOW CAR DISPLAY, LARA
Meet at Lara Pool Car Park, Forrest Rd Lara at 12 noon. 3 more cars needed please. Afternoon tea
supplied. Contact: Rod Booley 5281 5340 (0417 021 982)

14 OCT - SUNDAY PRESIDENT’S RALLY AT GUS & PAM SHEA'S
Dickens Rd Mt Duneed at 10.30am. BYO everything. Contact: Rod Booley 5281 5340 (0417 021 982)

NO OCTOBER COMMITTEE MEETING due to Geelong Show

18 OCTOBER - THURSDAY TINKER DAY.
Start time 10.30am NOT FROM OUR CLUBROOMS, but from the Mc Donald’s car park opposite the ex-Ford factory on Melbourne road. We will be travelling to Anakie and then turn left into Demotts road to visit Karl and Pauline Lorenz where we can have a look at their “stuff” and have our lunch after. As usual
BYO everything, Food, Chairs, Thermos, and sense of humour.
Ray van Galen. Home Ph 5278 9368. Ray’s Mobile. 0411 954 865. Barb’s Mobile. 0408 664 537

23 OCTOBER - TUESDAY TECH NIGHT .
Come along and join the fun. Ladies and visitors welcome. Craft Night is also on, giving the option of
attending either. Be there around 7pm, to set up for a 7.30pm start. You are welcome to stay for a
cuppa afterwards, and a plate with food on it would be appreciated.
WEAR YOUR NAME BADGE AND GET A FREE CHOCOLATE FROG! Contact: Peter Telfer 0427 526 938

26 OCTOBER - FRIDAY NOVEMBER BACKFIRE DEADLINE
Contact: Jon Breedveld 0417 311 441
28 OCT - SUNDAY EARLY RALLY TO LAL LAL MARKET
Meet at Caltex, Bannockburn roundabout at 9.15am. Contact Rod Booley on 5281 5340 or 0417 021982.
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Q u o t e s A b o u t C a r s
“A suburban mother's role is to deliver children - the first time obstetrically, and by car forever after.”
- Peter De Vries

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
WDHVC EVENTS (ctd)
17 NOV - SATURDAY CLUB BUS TO BENDIGO SWAP
$20 Per person. Money to be paid when booking please. List at October Meeting.

15 DEC - SATURDAY CHRISTMAS DINNER DANCE
This will be held in our Club Room. Pre dinner drinks and nibbles supplied, starting at 6.pm. Catered 2 course meal provided, BYO Drinks and glass. Music, Dancing and Entertainment. All still for the same price of $25 per head. Brendan Scott is the entertainer and the catering is by "The Shed” of Ocean Grove.
Tickets will be sold at October Meeting, or contact Rhonda Foran
on 0409 841 700 / 52482553 or Pam Shea on 0487 696 097.

OTHER EVENTS
18 -21 OCTOBER ROCK THE CLOCK, CAMPERDOWN
21 OCTOBER - SUNDAY TATURA SHOW & SHINE
28 OCTOBER - SUNDAY GISBORNE SHOW & SHINE
LAST SUN EVERY MONTH
Werribee & District Collectable Vehicle Club Inc meet.
9am to noon (weather permitting) car park cnr. Cherry St & Kelly St Werribee. Free entry. Have a bite to
eat and a coffee. Talk car stuff with car-minded people. Jeff 0412 705 245. John 0407 546 235.
5 JANUARY 2019 - SATURDAY CRUISIN' THE BELLARINE PENINSULA Assemble 5.30pm; cruise heads off 6pm
(All About Traffic Management supervision). 35 kms all sealed roads. Followed
by food, refreshments, entertainment at the Drysdale Cricket Club.

6 JANUARY 2019 - SUNDAY DRYSDALE AUTOPRO CLASSIC CAR & BIKE SHOW
Cars assemble at 9am, show begins at 10am. Food, refreshments, live band, Cool Change, jumping castle for the kids. A real family day out. More details shortly.

13 APRIL, 2019 - SATURDAY ECHUCA SWAP MEET
Rotary Park, Rose Street Echuca Automotive parts & collectables welcome. Show & Shine Display  200 plus sites @ $20 per site. On site catering. $5 entry. Children under 15 free. Gates open: sellers 5am; buyers 7am enquiries: 0456 010 665, $500 to local charity.
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