Canberra Chapter


2018 event calendar



Date Event details

January

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Sunday 7 Summernats - Classic & Vintage Car Display (i)
Exhibition Place In Canberra (EPIC) - TBC
Tuesday 9 Club Night - Fish'n'Chips by the lake (c)
A pleasant evening, grazing and yarning by the Lake
Venue: Yacht Club 7pm - bring a picnic rug or chair
Friday 26 CARnivale - Parramatta Park (i)
Showcasing classic vehicles at the historic racing circuit
Sunday 28 AROCA VIC - Spettacolo, Melbourne (i)
Venue: Xavier College grounds, 135 Barkers Rd, Kew
Details: Spettacolo - Show & Shine

February

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Friday 9 Advanced Driver Training @ Wakefield Park (i)
Details: Veloce Racing Association - TBC
Saturday 10 Navigation Training Run - CRC (i)
Galston - Scheyville area
Details: Classic Rally Club
Tuesday 13 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Night (c)
Pizza night at Shannons, 20/2 Yallourn St. Fyshwick.
Car park entry between Animal Hospital & Reposit
Saturday 17
- Sunday 18
Gnoo Blas - Classic Car Show, Orange (c)
Keeping alive the history of the Gnoo Blas racing circuit
Sunday 25 Drive'n'Dine - Navigation Run (c)
Area to include Bungendore & Lake George
Followed by lunch at a local winery.

March

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Sunday 4 Shannons Wheels - Canberra (c)
Council of ACT Motor Clubs' Autumn Show & Shine
Queanbeyan Showgrounds - 10am to 3pm
Details: CACTMC
Saturday 10 Autumn Challenge - Classic Rally (i)
Classic rally - Lower Hunter area (TBC)
Details: Classic Rally Club
Tuesday 13 Canberra Club Night @ Obsession Car Detailing (c)
Meet 7pm at Obsession Car Detailing in Mitchell
Learn the tricks to prepare your Alfa for Auto Italia
Thursday 22
- Sunday 25
F1 Grand Prix - Melbourne (i)
Albert Park
Saturday 24
- Sunday 25
SuperSprints @ Wakefield Park (i)
Details: Veloce Racing Association
Friday Mar 30
- Monday Apr 2
Alfesta 2018 - Sydney, NSW (c)
Alfesta 2018 has been cancelled
Details: AROCA NSW

April

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Tuesday 10 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Night (c)
Viewing the Alfa Romeo Stelvio
Gulson's Alfa Romeo showroom - Fyshwick
Saturday 14 Auto Italia Canberra - Cocktail Party (i)
Canapes and drinks at Waters Edge, Canberra.
Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Tickets: $55 per person
Details: www.AutoItaliaCanberra.com
Sunday 15 Auto Italia Canberra (i)
Canberra's Italian motoring enthusiasts' Show & Shine
To be held at Pialligo Estate
Details: www.AutoItaliaCanberra.com

Volunteers needed:
Call out to all AROCA & Canberra Chapter members to assist with the running of your Auto Italia. Volunteers are required to assist on the gates, at the registration desk or as marshals in the display areas. All that is requested is an hour of your time on the day. If you can assist
email: canberra AT alfaclubnsw DOT org DOT au
Saturday 21 Wheels of Wamboin - Show & Shine (i)
Wamboin Hall, Bingley Way Wamboin. Date TBC
Saturday 28 Model Car Exhibition - Rivett (i)
Reformed Church of Canberra, Rivett Place
Sunday 29 Run with no Beer - Classic Rally (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club

May

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Friday 4
- Monday 7
Alpine Alfisti Autumn Tour (i)
Touring North East Victoria:
Friday: Pre-Tour Dinner Albury
Saturday: Granya, Lake Dartmouth, Mitta Mitta, Yackandandah, Albury
Sunday: King Valley, Warby Ranges, Rutherglen
Hosted by Alpine Alfisti Association Australia inc.
Tuesday 8 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Go-Kart Challenge (c)
7pm @ Power Kart Raceway in Griffith
Followed by dinner in Kingston or Manuka
Sunday 20 National Motoring Heritage Day - Berry (i)
Classic & Historic Show & Shine @ Berry Showgrounds
Hosted by Shoalhaven Historic Vehicle Club
Details: NHMD 2018 @ Berry
Sunday 27 HRC David Johnson Autumn Classic (i)
NSW Southern Highlands and Southern Tablelands
Hosted by the Historic Rally Club of NSW & ACT
Details: Classic Rally Club

June

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Friday 1
- Sunday 3
netier. National Capital Rally - Canberra (i)
Round 3: CAMS Australian Rally Championship 2018 National Capital Rally
Sunday 3 Canberra Chapter - Central West Drive'N'Dine (c)
We start in Bungendore. They start in Bathurst.
We meet for lunch in Taralgar
Saturday 9 SuperSprints @ Winton Raceway (i)
Details: AROCA Victoria
Tuesday 12 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Tech Night (c)
Visit to Luke Clayton's QVAE workshop
QV Automotive Engineering - Canberra
Sunday 24 Tour d'Course - Classic Rally (i)
Classic rally hosted by AROCA NSW
Details: Classic Rally Club
Saturday 30 SuperSprints @ Phillip Island (i)
Details: AROCA Victoria

July

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Friday 6
- Sunday 8
Cuore Sportivo Nagambie, Victoria (i)
Hosted by: AROCA VICTORIA
Tuesday 10 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Night (c)
Annual Alfisti Slot Car Challenge
7 pm @ Way2Fast in Mitchell
Followed by dinner northside
Sunday 22 Wollondilly 250 - Classic Rally (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club
Saturday 28
- Sunday 29
SuperSprints @ Wakefield Park (i)
Details: Veloce Racing Association

August

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Tuesday 14 Club Night - Pizza Night (c)
Venue: Trev's at Dickson
Wednesday 22 Mid Week Run - Wanniassa to Wamboin (i)
The inaugural Alpine Alfisti Mid Week Run
Details: Alpine Alfisti Association of Australia inc.
Saturday 25
- Sunday 26
MG Spring Rally - Hunter Valley (i)
Details: Classic Rally Club
Monday 27 VRA - Wakefield Park (i)
Track Day and Driver Training Day
Details: Veloce Racing Association

September

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Saturday 1 SuperSprints @ Sandown (i)
Details: AROCA Victoria
Sunday 9 Camp Quality Classic Cruise - Canberra (i)
Supporting the families of kids with cancer
Tuesday 11 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Night & AGM (c)
Gulson's Alfa Romeo showroom - Fyshwick TBC
Sunday 16 Drive'n'Dine - Southern Highlands (c)
Drive to the Southern Highlands for lunch
Friday 21
- Sunday 23
Shannons Nationals @ SMSP - GP Circuit (i)
Saturday 22 CRC Lunch Run (i)
Social run: Wisemans Ferry to Wyong Milk Factory
Details: Classic Rally Club
Sunday 23 CRC Lunch Run to 'Lost in the 50s' (i)
Details: American Classic Car Museum Newcastle

October

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Wednesday 3 Mid Week Run - North Side (i)
Alpine Alfisti Mid Week Run #2
Details: Alpine Alfisti Association of Australia inc.
Sunday 7 Concorso d'Eleganza (c)
Venue: Gough Whitlam Park, Earlwood
Details: AROCA NSW
Tuesday 9 Canberra Chapter - Anniversary Dinner (c)
Dinner at an Italian restaurant. Bookings are essential.
Friday 12
- Sunday 14
Motorclassica - Melbourne (i)
Motorclassica 2018
Saturday 13
- Sunday 14
12hr Regularity Relay - Winton (i)
Hosted by: Alfa Club
Thursday 18
- Tuesday 23
Alpine Alfisti - Spring Tour (i)
'Forays in the Central Divide'
Central West NSW: Bathurst, Mudgee & The Hunter
Details: Alpine Alfisti Association of Australia inc.

November

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Saturday 3 Classic Yass - Banjo Paterson Park, Yass (c)
Details: Classic Yass
Saturday 3 Classic & Sports Car Show (i)
Venue: Radford College Twilight Fete
Time: 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Flyer: [click here]
Saturday 3
- Sunday 4
Alpine Classic Rally (i)
CRC rally: Goulburn-Temora-Cowra-Goulburn
Details: Classic Rally Club
Sunday 4 Auto Italia Adelaide (i)
Hosted by: AROCA SA
Wednesday 7 Mid Week Run - Southern Highlands (i)
Alpine Alfisti Mid Week Run #3
Includes a visit to a vehicle restoration shop
Details: Alpine Alfisti Association of Australia inc.
Friday 9
- Monday 12
Grampians Gallivant - Western Victoria (i)
Tour through Victoria's Goldfields and The Grampians.
Tour is based in Halls Gap
Hosted by: AROCA VICTORIA Goldfields Chapter
Sunday 11 Marques in the Park - John Knight Park, Belconnen (c)
Details: CACTMC
Monday 12
- Sunday 18
DESIGN Canberra Festival (i)
Featuring the work of Enrico Taglietti
Italian architect and Canberra icon
Details: DESIGN Canberra Festival
Tuesday 13 AROCA Canberra Chapter - Club Night (c)
Gulson's Alfa Romeo showroom - Fyshwick TBC
Sunday 18 DESIGN Canberra Festival - Italian Car Display (c)
Canberra - TBC
Saturday 17
- Sunday 18
SuperSprints @ SMSP - Gardner (i)
Details: Veloce Racing Association
Sunday 25 AROCA VIC - Spettacolo, Melbourne (i)
Details: Spettacolo Show & Shine

December

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Saturday 1
-- Sunday 2
Motorsport Festival Adelaide (i)
Includes 10 lap sprints for Alfas only
Details: AROCA SA
Program: Adelaide Motorsport Festival
Tuesday 4 AROCA Canberra Chapter - EoY Dinner (c)
Venue TBA
Sunday 9 SuperSprints @ Phillip Island (i)
Details: AROCA Victoria

(c) Club calendar event; (i) Invitational event; TBC/A = To Be Confirmed or Advised

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