Barossa Winery Tour 21 April

Hi All,

Kev Tipler will be organizing a winery tour through the Barossa Valley on 21 April 2018. Meet at Williamstown Cafe at 0900 hrs for coffee then visit a winery before lunch at Pindarie. After lunch a scenic drive, visit another winery and finishing up a Tony Luke’s for afternoon tea.

Any members interested please contact Kev Tipler to confirm numbers.

Anzac Day Parade 2018

Hi All,

Would all members intending to provide vehicles for this Year’s Anzac Day parade please contact Mick Jenner, so we can advise the organizers of vehicle availability.

Australia Day Parade Update – Friday 26 January

Members intending to participate in the Australia Day Parade on Friday 26 January, are advised that assembly will be from 1700 hrs on Franklin St, just east of Pitt St. Kev Tippler will be on hand to distribute permits.

NOTE: Heat Policy.

Members are advised that the organizers will cancel the parade if the temperature is forecast to reach 40 degrees. Information on cancellation will be broadcast on radio station MIX 102 FM on the day.

Club Run to Rick’s Farm for BBQ 13 January

On Saturday 13 January the club held a run from Mt Torrens Hotel to Rick’s Farm via the backroads through the rolling hills, followed by an evening BBQ and club meeting.

Rick showed the attendees around the site, and the progress of his mega-barn building project. A great day out for those that attended.

Jeep Tyres for Sale

Frank Scott has has four tyres for sale ;   700×16  s/h    Firestone brand;   $200.

Contact Frank on 0418 828 747 email

Xmas Function – Kersbrook Tavern 10 December

The Club held this year’s Xmas function at the Kersbrook Tavern on 10 December. All members and their partners enjoyed a relaxed lunch in a quiet and comfortable setting.

NOTE: the January meeting will be cancelled as we will be holding a meeting in conjunction with a club run from Mt Torrens to Rick’s Farm on Saturday 13 Jan.


Inspection Day 25 June – Stanley Bridge Tavern Verdun

The annual club Registration / Vehicle Inspection Day was held on Sunday, 25th June, at the Stanley Bridge Hotel at Verdun. Members and Partners were treated to a subsidized  meal, and all enjoyed the wonderful atmosphere of this great little country pub after updating historic registrations for the current financial year. Due to the inclement weather only a few members braved the conditions to attend with their historic vehicles, but all enjoyed a great day out with fellow members.

Jeep Parts for Donation

Tony Van Rhoda has donated some Jeep parts to be made available for WVCG Members for a small donation to club funds.

Jeep Rear Seat Backrest Cushion

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Free Wheeling Hubs, suitable for Jeeps, brand new.

Note: One nut in the kit has been stripped and will require re-tapping.


Jeep Front Wheel Hub Flanges and Caps


Ariel Mount


Any member interested in acquiring these parts, please contact club Treasurer Mick Jenner


Miltary Day at the Birdwood Motor Museum

The club will be holding a Military Day at the Birdwood National Motor Museum on Saturday 28 October. Members attending with military vehicles will be admitted free, including all passengers in the vehicle. A barbecue will be provided for all attendees.

WVCG Vehicles at the National Motor Museum

The club has been invited to display members vehicles in the club space area of the National Motor Museum. Thanks to the museum curator Matthew Lombard and his staff for organizing this display.

Rick Shearman’s M8 Greyhound as transported to the museum on the back of a tilt-tray truck.

Vehicles currently on display

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