January coffee morning on Sunday 13th This one’s at Studley Park Boathouse Cafe – 1 Boathouse Road, Kew (off Yarra Boulevard near Johnston St) – from 9am onwards. Cafe is down below on the river side. Lovey place on a nice day.
There has been a change of venue for the October General Meeting. It will be held at Waverley Renault in Springvale Rd Mulgrave (opposite Brandon Park Shopping Centre); arrive from 6:30pm for a prompt start at 7.00pm.
As previously advised (see earlier post), this years French Car Festival will be held at Markham Reserve, 8o Victory Bvd, Ashburton on Sunday October 28 from 10.00 am. Entry Fee is $10.00 per car. We will having a drive to the event from the Carousel Café (22 Aughtie Dve) Albert Park leaving at 9.30 am. If you wish to have coffee first, arrive early.
The French Car Festival this year is being organised by the Citroen Car Clubs and will be held on October 28 at Markham Reserve, Victory Boulevard, Ashburton (enter opposite number81). Further details will be posted as they become available.
Last weekend (April 21 & 22) there was a gathering in the Bright area of Alpine vehicles from across Australia. There were a total of 16 Alpines comprising of eight A110’s, three A310’s, one A610 and four GTA’s. In addition there was a V6 Clio and our photographer in a Megane RS265. The photographer had to leave his A310 at home due to a slight split in a wheel rim which he did not identify in time to have repairs completed before the weekend. Renault Australia provided a van for the weekend which towed a trailer as a potential recover vehicle and was also available to carry additional fuel or luggage as required. It turned out advantageous to have the trailer along as no-one broke down. We are sure that,…
Our drive day this month is to Beeac. The owner of the hotel has a car collection which we hope to view on the day. We have done this one before and it was worth re-visiting. We will leave from The Avenue, Spotswood (just off Westgate Freeway) and travel to the Service Centre (outbound from Melbourne) for coffee. Some may choose to join us there rather than drive to Spotswood. Timing – Meet at around 9.30 am for 9.45 departure from Spotswood. Depart from Service Centre after coffee at about 11.15 am for lunch at about 12.30 pm. We do need to know numbers for catering purposes. RSVP 13/04/2018. Non members with Renaults welcome (email *protected email*)