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NEXT CLUB MEETING Tuesday 5th September 2017 @8pm
Here you will find all the information you will need to attend the upcoming club events.  Check the Club calendar below for events happening this month.
All STHARC runs start from QBN Girl Guides Hall 36 Erin St QBN unless otherwise advised. For all runs BYO chairs, tables, picnic ware, drinks, food & sunscreen unless otherwise advised.
Mid-Week runs meet at the Guide Hallhalf day run 2nd Wed of the month meet at 1.15pm and leave at 1.30pm. Full day run 3rd Thurs of the month meet at 10am and leave 10.15am, unless otherwise advised. Note: not all months are finalized – always space for more events. Contact the Committee if you want to add an event.
REMEMBER If the old dear lets you down or is a bit uncomfortable, you can still attend Club Events in a modern vehicle.


STHARC EVENTS August 2017 – October. 2017
August 2017
Sat 19th Shannons Canberra Cars, Bikes n Coffee  https://www.facebook.com/events/114500695858147/permalink/122104851764398/

This Cars, Bikes n Coffee event will run in conjunction with Big Boys Toys Canberra! As such it will run at EPIC across two days! Cars, Bikes n Coffee remains free to attend and we’ll be offering a discounted entry for those wanting to head in to the Big Boys Toys Expo on Saturday and Sunday! This means MORE Cars, Bikes n Coffee, MORE entertainment & MORE action! See Note

Sun 20th Veteran and Vintage Motor Cycle Club Gluwein Run and Feasting. See flyer for more information. http://vvcmcc.org/comingevents/
Fri 25th Ladies Coffee Morning,10am @ Caffe Cherry Beans, Majura Park Shopping Centre (at the Toys ’R’ Us end). Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 25th Men’s Coffee Morning, 10am. Meet @ Majura Park Shopping Centre. Venue to be decided on the day. Allan Boyd
September 2017
Sat 9th Gunning Fireworks Festival 3pm to 9pm. Highlights this year are amusement rides, market stalls, food stalls galore, face painting, air brush tattoos and of course fairy floss, live music and lots more.

6.30pm Fireworks Demonstration. 8.10pm Fireworks Pyromusical Spectacular Click to see Flyer.

Sat 9th St Paul’s Anglican Church – Field Day 

A field day will be held on the grounds of St Paul’s Anglican Church, located @1290 Old Cooma Road, Googong (near the Mount Campbell Estate).

We have been invited to provide a display of classic vehicles.  Stall holders will include agriculture and farm machinery, art and craft stalls.  The local fire service and other community groups will be in attendance – a fun day for all the community!  The field day is part of a range of activities to celebrate 150 years of St Paul’s. It would be helpful if you could let me know in advance if you are planning to attend as this will ensure that we allocate enough space. Cars to be on site from 8.30 am to 2.30 pm.

Contact/queries:  register your interest to participate with Chris Forsey 0413 996 481 or lynwood327@gmail.com

Chris Forsey
Wed 13th Mid-Week Run TBA
Thu 14th Social dinner get-together, TBA
Sat 16th Run to Wee Jasper via Murrumbateman for Lunch at the Duck N Fishes Café 542 Caves Road, Wee Jasper.

9am: Leave car club. Drive to Murrumbateman via Sutton Rd and Murrumbateman Rd for morning tea. (Bring morning tea or checkout the takeaway.)

10.30 am: Leave Murrumbateman for Wee Jasper. via Wee Jasper Road

12.30pm: Lunch at the Duck N Fishes Café 542 Caves Road, Wee Jasper. Coorandigbee Homestead

2.30pm Leave Wee Jasper for Canberra:

Come and enjoy the panoramic views of the Wee Jasper Valley with a menu to tantalize your tastebuds. Fresh homemade cakes and great coffee, gourmet hamburgers, steak sandwiches and much more. Blackboard specials menu.


Licensed bar and Saturday and Sunday all day breakfast.

Mal Roxburgh 0402221878
Sun 17th German Auto Fest. Venue: Pialligo Estate, 18 Kallaroo Rd, Pialligo. ACT. See STHARC web site for details.
Mon 18th Meet up with Geelong Car Club. Details to be confirmed. Max De Oliver
Sat 23rd Run to visit Chris Forsey’s place. Details to be confirmed Chris Forsey
Sun 24th ACT Holden Day Hall Showground, Hall ACT. 10am.  Link: https://www.facebook.com/actallholdenday Download: EntryFormPDFFB.pdf
Fri 29th Ladies Coffee Morning 10am @ Country Heir Giftware & Café, 54 Monaro Street, Queanbeyan Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 29th Men’s Coffee Morning 10am. Meet @ 54 Monaro St. Queanbeyan. Venue to be decided on the day. Allan Boyd
Sat 30th Bungendore Car and Bike Show
October 2017
Sat 30th to Mon 2nd Driver Reviver at Wheatley VC rest area Lake George. Bring your vehicle for a run to Lake George anytime over the long weekend. Serve coffee and biscuits to the travelling public and talk old cars. See Note.
Thu 12th Social dinner get-together, TBA
Sun 15th Capitol All FORD Day.  Queanbeyan Showgrounds (Glebe Ave, Queanbeyan, NSW)

Registration 8:30am to 10:30am. Judging 11:30am to 1:30pm
Spectators 9:00am to 3:00pm. Spectators – Free
Pre-Entry – $15 (cut-off date to be confirmed)
On the day – $20 (cash only)

Thu 19th Mid-Week Run TBA
Fri 27th Ladies Coffee Morning 10am @ Plumb on Tennant – Unit 1, 5 Tennant St, Fyshwick Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 27th Men’s Coffee Morning 10am. Meet @ 5 Tennant St, Fyshwick. Venue to be decided on the day Allan Boyd
Sat 28th Uniting Church Spring Fair. 13 Rutledge St, Queanbeyan. 9.am to 1pm
MEMBERS PLEASE CONTACT THE EVENTS COMMITTEE IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HELP OR ORGANISE A RUN.  Check STHARC’s Website regularly for details and updates. Members of Other Car Clubs are most welcome to join STHARC on any of our club runs.

Save the Dates:

Driver Reviver at Lake George. Saturday 30th September, Sunday 1st October & Monday 2nd October 2017.

Classic Yass Saturday 4th November 2017.    http://www.visitnsw.com/destinations/country-nsw/yass-area/yass/events/classic-yass
Marques in the Park 12th November. 2017 8am to 2pm John Knight Memorial Park Belconnen.
STHARC End of Year & Christmas Celebration Sunday 10th December 2017. A planning committee is required by end of October. Please contact Secretary if you are interested in organising this event or willing to help. 
October 2018. CHMC half yearly General Meeting will be held at Queanbeyan hosted by STHARC. STHARC steering committee required ASAP. Plan to be in place by 30th September 2017. Please contact STHARC secretary if interested in assisting with the organizing this event.
August 2017
Sat 5th to Sun 6th NSW All Holden Day & Swap Meet


Day/September 2017
Cootamundra Showground Pinkerton Rd/Berthong St
Gates Open 6am.    Gate entry $5 Children U/12 free
Contact: Lynn & Barry Gavin 02 6942 1282 or Mob 0488 42 1976. Swap will NOT be cancelled for any reason.
Sat 16th to Sun 17th Sydney Antique Machinery Club, Annual “Clarendon Classic” Rally, Truck and Hobby Show Hawksbury Showgrounds Clarendon NSW free entry and camping for exhibitors. http://www.sydneyantiquemachineryclub.com/
Sat 23rd Riverina Truck Show & kids Convoy. 1pm to 7.45pm

Location: Lake Albert foreshore and Ron Wheeler Park, Wagga Wagga NSW http://www.riverinatruckshowandkidsconvoy.com

October 2017
Fri 13th to Sun 15th Girder Fork Rally. Location:  CMHAC Club House 11 Bolaro St.Cooma, This very popular rally will again this year be organised and run by Cooma Monaro Historic Automobile Club, utilising their very modern clubhouse and facilities. This rally will be over scenic sealed roads of the Cooma Monaro area and foothills of the Snowy Mountains. Clubhouse address is 11 Bolaro Street, Cooma. Turn right on to Bolaro Street just before the Marlborough Motel as you are coming into town from Canberra. For those arriving early a short run will be held on Friday afternoon for those wanting a little more riding!
Entry forms coming soon.   Link: www.coomacarclub.com.au
Pioneer Oval Parkes.
Gates open for Swap Meet at 6:00am Site are $10.00 includes one entry
Swappers entry available from 2pm Friday
Limited powered sites
Swap Meet General Admission is $5.00
For further details contact: Allen Curteis (02) 6862 5848 Phil Dixon 0419 888 695. See Flyer
Sun 15th All Chrysler Day @ Museum of Fire 1 Museum Drive Penrith NSW  8am-3pm http://www.allchryslerday.com/2016-show-information/ FYI
November 2017
Sun 4th Cooma Motorfest | Cooma Showgrounds
Bi-annual Motorfest with: Street Machines, Hot Rods, Vintage & Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Military Vehicles, Motor Bikes, Trucks & Trucks, Stationary Engines, Art Exhibition & plenty of stuff for the kids. Motorfest coincides with the annual Snowy Ride (over 1000 riders and bikes checking in through the day) & Australian National Busking Championships.  Link http://www.coomacarclub.com.au/
December 2017


Link to Car Shows and Swapmeets Australia Wide