Rally reports

Railway Tunnels at Panorama — December 2014

Railway Tunnels at Panorama — December 2014

  On Sunday 7th December members and friends gathered in the car park at Caffe Buongiorno’s, most were there by 9am ready for a breakfast snack before the departure at 10am, for a visit to the old railway tunnels above Panorama. A few only had breakfast and then went their own way to do other things, the rest of us left more or less on time, for a short run to the tunnels where we were met an ...[Read More]

Norton Summit Hill Climb Rally — November 2014

Norton Summit Hill Climb Rally — November 2014

The Norton Summit Hill Climb greeted us with another morning of fine weather. However, for the second year in a row, the four cylinder vehicles are the only ones showing up. When we ran this climb for the first time, I was apprehensive about the smaller vehicles being able to make the climb. On that first climb though, David Radloff rocked up in his one cylinder Rover and was able to take the hill ...[Read More]

Down under London to Brighton – October 2014

Down under London to Brighton – October 2014

A lovely day for the Down under London to Brighton, not too hot for cars or drivers. I believe that there were 32 starters, 27 of whom were members of the VCCSA, although a few were entered under clubs names. The morning tea stop was very pleasant, with plenty of tea, coffee and buns, and a lot of catching up with friends. It was terrific to see some young ones in the cars, and in Nigel’s case wit ...[Read More]

Quality not quantity — Wittunga Botanic Gardens run

Quality not quantity — Wittunga Botanic Gardens run

Neil couldn’t have organised better weather for his run, it was very mild and pleasant, perfect for veteran motoring. Unfortunately the long weekend took its toll and only two veteran vehicles turned out: Phil and Trish in the Siddeley-Deasy and Julian in his “Indian Red” Clement Bayard (taking it out for a test run after having done some suspension work I believe). Neil, Stuart, Claire and I adde ...[Read More]