Canberra Chapter


2015 event calendar



Date Event details
January ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Tuesday 13 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting (c)
7:00pm Yacht Club
Saturday 17
- Sunday 18
Golden Era Auto Racing (i)
Wakefield Park
GEAR: motor racing for enthusiasts with 50's & 60's cars.
February ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Sunday 1 Canberra Chapter - Drive'n'Dine (c)
Drive to Walleroo or Murrumbateman for lunch
Saturday 7
- Sunday 8
Gnoo Blas Classic (c)
Jack Brabham Park, Orange
Gnoo Blas Classic
Monday 9 Veloce Racing Association (i)
Track Day @ Wakefield Park
Tuesday 10 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting (c)
7:00pm Yacht Club
Wednesday 11 Golden Era Auto Racing (i)
Wakefield Park
GEAR: motor racing for enthusiasts with 50's & 60's cars.
Saturday 21
- Sunday 22
HSRCA (i)
Historic meet @ Wakefield Park
Wednesday 25 Alfa vs Fiat - Slot Car Challenge Trophy (c)
Way2Fast Mitchell
Saturday 28 Highway 31 Revisited - Southern Highlands (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club
March ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Sunday 1 Southern Highlands Sortie (c)
a Drive'n'Dine with lunch in Bowral
Saturday 7 Veloce Racing Association (i)
VRA Championship @ Sydney Motor Sport Park
Sunday 8 Shannons’ Wheels (c)
Kings Park, Parkes (opposite the Carillon)
Shannons Wheels
Tuesday 10 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting (c)
7:00pm Yacht Club
Sunday 22 Yarralumla Primary School - Italian car display (c)
A display of Italian cars for the School's annual fete
Arrive by 11am, finish at 3pm - stay as long as you can
Saturday 28 Auto Italia Canberra Dinner (c)
Booking essential!
Auto Italia Canberra
Sunday 29 Auto Italia Canberra (c)
Lawns of Old Parliament House
Auto Italia Canberra
April ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Thursday 2
- Monday 6
Alfesta 2015 (c)
Novotel Forest Resort, Creswick, Victoria
the Alfa Festival
Sunday 12 AutoBella - Melbourne (i)
Hosted by the Fiat Club of Victoria
Tuesday 14 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting (c)
7:00pm Yacht Club TBC
Wednesday TBA Golden Era Auto Racing (i)
Wakefield Park
GEAR: motor racing for enthusiasts with 50's & 60's cars.
May ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Saturday 2
- Sunday 3
Wings over Illawarra - Illawarra, NSW (i)
Air show and classic vehicle display
Illawarra Regional Airport
Sunday 3 Canberra Chapter - Crookwell Drive'n'Dine (c)
Meet 9am at the Woodworks Cafe in Bungendore
Depart 10am via Tarago, Windellama & Goulburn
Drive approx 155 km & 2 1/4 hours
Return via Gunning & Gundaroo
Tuesday 12 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting & Pizza nite (c)
7:00pm at Gulson's new Alfa Romeo showrooms
279 Canberra Avenue Fyshwick
Fyshwick Alfa Romeo dealer
Friday 15
- Sunday 17
Italian Connection Trophy - NE Victoria (i)
Proudly supporting Muscular Dystrophy NSW
Sunday 17 National Motoring Heritage Day - Mittagong NSW (i)
Australian Historic Motoring Federation
British & European Automobile Club
Saturday 30
- Sunday 31
Historic Winton (i)
Winton Raceway Benalla, Victoria
Saturday 30
- Sunday 31
Barry Ferguson Classic - SW NSW (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club
June ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Sunday
- Tuesday 2
Festa della Repubblica (i)
Italian National Day
Saturday 6
- Sunday 7
South Coast Tour - Batemans Bay, Merimbula & Cooma (c)
Canberra Chapter's - Alfisti Winter Wander.
Tuesday 9 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting & Pizza nite (c)
7:00pm at Gulson's Alfa Romeo showrooms
279 Canberra Avenue Fyshwick
Fyshwick Alfa Romeo dealer
Sunday 21 Tour d' Course - the Illawarra and Southern Highlands (i)
An automotive navigational exercise, organised by
the Classic Rally Club & AROCA NSW
July ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Tuesday 14 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting & Pizza nite (c)
7:00pm at Gulson's Alfa Romeo showrooms
279 Canberra Avenue Fyshwick
Fyshwick Alfa Romeo dealer
Friday 24
- Sunday 26
Dubbo "defrost" (c)
Escape winter, celebrate Alfa's 105th Birthday in Dubbo.
Organised by AROCA NSW
Hosted by Sainsbury Fiat Alfa Romeo
View the flyer
August ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Tuesday 11 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting & Pizza nite (c)
7:00pm at Gulson's Alfa Romeo showrooms
279 Canberra Avenue Fyshwick
Fyshwick Alfa Romeo dealer
Saturday 15 Heart of the Hunter classic rally (i)
Details AHRG
Sunday 23 Canberra Chapter - Drive'n'Dine (c)
Route: Start in Deakin at the Palette Cafe
Drive to the Cotter then via Tidbinbilla, Burra and Queanbeyan to Lake George for lunch.
Expect a great drive and an excellent (a la carte) lunch.
September ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Tuesday 8 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting & Pizza nite (c)
7:00pm at Gulson's Alfa Romeo showrooms
279 Canberra Avenue Fyshwick
Fyshwick Alfa Romeo dealer
Saturday 12
- Sunday 13
MG Spring Rally - Hunter (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club
Sunday 13 Concorso d'Eleganza AROCA NSW (c)
Gough Whitlam Park, Earlwood
Details AROCA NSW
October ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Sunday 4 Running of the Sheep (c)
Boorowa's Irish Woolfest
Meet at Cherryripe Brasserie in Watson
We'll leave at 8:30, travel via Gundaroo, Gunning & Crookwell arriving in time for the feature event.
Sunday 4 Australian National Show & Shine (i)
Sevens Creek Park, Euroa TBC
Sunday 11 All Italian Day @ Tomago House (c)
Tomago House
A day for lovers of all things Italian - automotive & food!
Entry $10, proceeds to the National Trust.
Tuesday 13 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Meeting & Pizza nite (c)
7:00pm at Gulson's Alfa Romeo showrooms
279 Canberra Avenue Fyshwick
Fyshwick Alfa Romeo dealer
Saturday 17
- Sunday 18
AROCA Vic - 10 Hour Regularity Relay (i)
Held at Winton Motor Raceway, Victoria
Friday 23
- Sunday 25
Alpine Tour "Turismo del Nord-Est" (c)
The Alpine Chapter's tour of Victoria's North East
Friday dinner: Rinaldo's Casa Cucina Wangaratta
Saturday breakfast: Sam Miranda's Oxley
Saturday tour: Wodonga, Eskdale, Mitta Mitta, Omeo
Sunday tour: Mt Hotham, Bright, Porepunkah, Oxley
Sunday lunch: Sam Miranda's Oxley
Sunday dinner: Bridge Road Brewers Beechworth
Friday 23
- Sunday 25
Motorclassica - Melbourne (i)
The Australian International Concours d'Elegance & Classic Motor Show
Royal Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne
Saturday 24
- Sunday 25
Alpine Classic - Central West NSW (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club
Sunday 25 Norton Street Italian Festa Leichhardt - Leichhardt (c)
Norton Street Italian Festa - Pioneers Memorial Park
Sunday 31/10
- Friday 6/11
Tasmanian Classic - Tassie! (i)
A week long tour for sporting and classic car enthusiasts
Very good food, wine and of course great roads.
November ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Saturday 7 Classic Yass - 2015 (c)
"Just old fashioned fun!"
Meet at Sweet Copper in Gold Creek @ 8:00am for 9:00am departure
Sunday 8 Marques in the Park - 2015 (c)
John Knight Memorial Park, Lake Ginninderra, ACT
Sunday 8 Auto Italia Adelaide - 2015 (i)
Campbelltown City Soccer Club, SA
"Everything Italian on wheels"
Tuesday 10 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Night (c)
7pm @ Power Kart Raceway, Griffith
Saturday 14 Evan Green Memorial Rally - Nowendoc (i)
Details AHRG
Saturday 28
- Sunday 29
Spettacolo Concorso (i)
AROCA Vic - Annual Concorso & Show 'n' Shine
December ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Tuesday 1 AROCA Canberra Chapter - EoY Dinner (c)
7:00pm at La Rustica by the lake
RSVP Chapter Convenor - booking essential
Note: No Club Night in December.
Saturday 5 Drive'n'Dine - Grazing @ Gundaroo (c)
Depart Riverbank Cafe, Queanbeyan at 10:30 am
Meet at 9:30am for coffee and a chat

(c) Club calendar event; (i) Invitational event

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