Next WVCG Meeting Tuesday 3 August at the Tower Hotel Magill

The next WVCG Meeting will be held on August 3 at the Tower Hotel Magill. Item to discuss include AGM and the next club runs.

Mick Jenner will be on hand to update/replace log books and take any outstanding membership fees.

See you all there!

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Club Registration Day – Stanley Bridge Tavern Verdun 4 July

This year’s club Registration Day was held in the private room of the Stanley Bridge Hotel at VerdunĀ  on Sunday 4 July from 12.00. A brief club meeting was held prior to lunch.

Mick Jenner received membership fees and updated log books. Kev Tipler reported on the Simpson Desert trip. Due to Covid restrictions members, partners and guests were required to be seated when consuming drinks. However, it was a still great day enjoyed by all in a lovely country tavern.

Simpson Desert Club Run

An intrepid group of club members have organized a trip crossing the Simpson Desert in their WW2 Jeeps from 13-26 June 2021. The vehicles have undergone substantial preparation in readiness for the trip. Each Jeep will be required to carry up to 9 jerry cans as fuel will not be available for the crossing. The drivers will report their progress regularly.

Proposed itinerary is

Day 1 – Meet at Melrose.

Day 2 – Farina Ruins

Day 3 – Beresford

Day 4 – Algebuckina Bridge

Day -5 Dalhousie Springs

Days 6 – 11 Simpson Desert

Day 12 – Mulgarannie

Day 13 – Maree

Day 14 – Ororoo

Day 15 – Head Home