Past Events

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10-11-19 Sun 10th Nov, 2019 Brunch Rove, Cooper's Cafe, 406 Esplanade, Manly. Hello all Rover Club enthusiasts we have a Rove to Coopers Cafe.
This is for Brunch 10am on to 11.30am.
Coopers Cafe is located on the Manly Esplanade with picturesque views of the Bay.
We have been there once before and those who went had a enjoyable morning catching up with friends and enjoying the good food plus coffee.
If you wish to come on the Rove please RSVP or send enquires to bickfordgi@gmail.com (Gary Bickford) by the 6th of November.

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4-10-19 Fri 4th Oct, 2019 Toowoomba Long Weekend Rove

Also please be aware that the proposed run to Noosa over the long Weekend in October 5th and 6th has been cancelled and we have a run to Toowoomba to replace it.

The aim will be to check out venues for the National Rove to be held in 2022. The proposed outline plan :

Saturday 5th Meet at the Puma Service Station at Dinmore at the start of the Warrego Highway on the left cnr of River Rd to depart at 10.00am. We will drive via Murphys Creek to Spring Bluff Railway Station for lunch.
Saturday afternoon visit the Oakey Army Aviation Museum and drive to Rob and Fern Callow's for afternoon tea and check out his shed. Then on to Toowoomba to book in to accommodation at the Burke & Wills in Toowoomba.
Sat Night meet for dinner in local restaurant, Sofra Turkish, Margaret Street.
Sunday 6th 9.00 am visit the Darling Downs Vintage and Veteran Car Club
Clubhouse, then visit the Flower display in Queens Park and also Cobb & Co Museum for Morning Tea.
If we have time, also the Jondaryan Sheep Station.
Then back to Toowoomba and evening meal at the Burke & Wills.
Monday Breakfast at Burke & Wills and then check out the Japanese Gardens and then Picnic Point for Morning Tea.
Lunch at Scotties Garage and return to Brisbane.

Please see flyer for more details, see you there!
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22-09-19 Sun 22nd Sep, 2019 All British Day, organised by the MG Car Club of Queensland (Inc)
St Joseph (Terrace) College playing fields at Vivian Street, Tennyson QLD 4105
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14-09-19 Sat 14th Sep, 2019 Sept 14th (Saturday), 2019. GYMPIE HISTORIC AUTO CLUB INC 49th SWAP MEET and our 7th CAR SHOW at Gympie Showgrounds, Exhibition Road, Southside, Gympie, Qld. Gates open for traders from 3:30pm Friday 13th. Traders to be set up by 6:00am Saturday. Buyers access from 6am Saturday. Outdoor sites $15, general admission $5. SWAP bookings and enquires Phone Noel (07)54822303 or 0408708321. CAR SHOW will be run by Cooloola Classic Car Club, enquiries
Barry 0409827562. Car show set up and judging Sat 14th.

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18-08-19 Sun 18th Aug, 2019 Morning Rove to Sirromet Winery classic motor day. Arrive any time early if you want a park and have a look around the interesting cars and the winery.
We will meet for buffet breakfast in the main hall at 8.30am
21-07-19 Sun 21st Jul, 2019 Lunch at Le Coq Bressan (also known as Le Relais Bressan), French Restaurant, Flaxton, to arrive by midday. RSVP to Ross McCormack reme@qldnet.com.au or txt or call 0403 040 334 by 12 July 19.
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14-07-19 Sun 14th Jul, 2019 The RACQ Motor Fest
This is an extravaganza of motor vehicles and an event that Rover Enthusiasts should not miss. Also it is a very good way to show the flag of ROVERS. This includes Cars and 4X4s what ever age or condition.
Come and be with US as we show and carry on the ROVER Tradition.
You can book in before 28 April it is only $15 early bird registration ($25 if after 28 April) all you have to do is just go to the RACQ website. Also you could contact Gary Bickford 0419742208 or obhouse@bigpond.net.au and let us know that you are attending.
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13-07-19 Sat 13th Jul, 2019 Samford Show 2019, which runs from the 13th to the 14th of July. A wonderful family day out. Please register by completing the entry and sending with a stamped addressed envelope to Trevor Taylor, display coordinator - phone 0407717853. Rover Car Club members will be there on the Saturday.
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23-06-19 Sun 23rd Jun, 2019 Breakfast on the Mountain, at Jolly Lookout Picnic Ground, off Mt Nebo Road, Jollys Lookout QLD 4520. Breakfast at dawn to see the winter solstice sunrise, so be there early.
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16-06-19 Sun 16th Jun, 2019 Sunnybank Hills Rotary Club, Show and Shine at the Mt Gravatt Showgrounds.
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8-06-19 Sat 8th Jun, 2019 North West Rally - 8th to 10th June 2019. Organised by the Namoi Valley Antique Vehicle Club, the North West Rally 2019 will be held in Narrabri. Please register by the 2nd of May,
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2-06-19 Sun 2nd Jun, 2019 Angelhurst. On the 2nd of June the Angelhurst Village event takes place at the Gold Coast. You can see a previous year here . The event is invitation only but members of the Rover Car Club of Queensland have been made welcome. If you would like to attend, or are interested we are meeting 9am at the corner of Greenward Rd and Waterford Tambourine Rd.
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1-06-19 Sat 1st Jun, 2019 Steam Fair at Old Petrie Town. 10am to 4pm Saturday
See Steam and Vintage Machinery. View the facebook event page.
Also there are Village shops, hotel,markets,blacksmith shop and the steam boiler house.
For information contact Gary Bickford ph 0419742208 or email obhouse@bigpond.net.au
26-05-19 Sun 26th May, 2019 McLeans Bridge at Queensland Rifle Association Belmont Range, 1485 Old Cleveland Road, BELMONT. Details can be found at the Triumph Sports Owners Website Event Link below.
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26-05-19 Sun 26th May, 2019 Impromptu Rove to Flaxton. Ross McCormack will be travelling to Relais Bressan, all Rover owners welcome. Phone 0403040334
19-05-19 Sun 19th May, 2019 13th National Motoring Heritage Day, to be held at Cameron Park, Ipswich
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18-05-19 Sat 18th May, 2019 Bundaberg Heritage Car and Machinery Show (celebrating National Motoring Heritage Day). At the Recreational Precinct, Bundaberg (access via Kendalls Road).
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17-05-19 Fri 17th May, 2019 Rove! to Bundaberg, to attend Bundaberg Heritage Car And Machinery Show which will be held on 18 May 2019.
Please let Ross McCormack know if you would like to join us. reme@qldnet.com.au, or txt 0403040334.
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9-05-19 Thu 9th May, 2019 General Meeting, 7.30pm, at the Grange Library
(General meetings This year are on the second THURSDAY of each month 7.30PM at The Grange Library)
We are available for All - please email obhouse@bigpond.net.au and phone number for text is 0419742208 if you can't make it but would like to put a question or suggestion to the club.
5-05-19 Sun 5th May, 2019 Carnival of Motoring. 61st Federal Rally 2019, Queens Park - Lower, Cnr Margaret and Hume Streets, Toowoomba City, QLD 4350
"See Rolls Royce and 100 Bentley motor cars to celebrate the Centenary of Bentley Cars plus a variety of other great motoring displays.
Australia's oldest Rolls-Royce is coming to the rally-a 1909 Rolls-Royce Ghost.
Approximately 200 cars will be on display, including a display of Bentley Motor Cars celebrating 100 years of the marque."
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2-05-19 Thu 2nd May, 2019 Cut off date for registration for the North West Rally 2019 (June 8th to 10th)
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14-04-19 Sun 14th Apr, 2019 ROVE to Yabby Road at Redcliffe Esplinade 4PM for a tantilising and interesting fish lunch. Also You will be near The Bee Gee's way and other interesting attractions. Seating there could be a problem so we suggest that you bring some foldy chairs to sit on and the view is looking out at the Bay. The food is Great and the aumbiance is also Great. Lots of Shops.
For information Craig at WW Shocks or Gary Bickford 0419742208
17-03-19 Sun 17th Mar, 2019 Fenwick Rove Yamba.
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16-03-19 Sat 16th Mar, 2019 Fenwick Rove Yamba
2-03-19 Sat 2nd Mar, 2019 NZ Rally
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24-02-19 Sun 24th Feb, 2019 Lunch at Riverview Restaurant Nerang. Meet there at 12.30 pm

17-02-19 Sun 17th Feb, 2019 Sunday Sirromet Breakfast