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Winter is over, ha ha ha!!   September, October and November are busy months. Please participate in Club events and enjoy yourselves.


 NEXT CLUB MEETING Tuesday 3rd September 2019 @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.
 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.
Events page updated 22/08/2019


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.
STHARC EVENTS August – December 2019
Fri 30th Ladies Morning Tea 10am @ Kynefin Café, 2-4 Victoria Street, Hall (on the corner of Gladstone Street). Christine Brown     0412442623
Fri 30th Mens Morning Tea 10am @ Daughters at Hall, 5 Victoria Street, Hall. Tony Brown 0431539354
Sat 7th Gunning Fireworks Festival. Copland Street Gunning NSW.  The Gunning Fireworks Festival has become one of the most popular family events in the area. The fireworks finale will showcase the latest in high tech effects during a massive pyrotechnical musical sky show. 

Stallholders will be there to tempt you with products, food, drinks and entertainment.  Gates open from 3pm to 9pm.

Fireworks start at approximately 6.30pm with a massive finale at approximately 8pm.  Tickets available at the gate.

Sun 8th 


Club Run to Honey Suckle Creek for Morning Tea then barbeque at Tidbinbilla tracking station Club Barbeque trailer will attend. Club to provide Gluten free Sausages. Members to bring along something to share. Meet at club house 9:00 am for 9.30 departure Contact Hugh Spencer

 Hugh Spencer


 Tue 17th Wheels 2020 Planning Meeting.  7.30pm Girl Guides Hall Erin St, Queanbeyan.   
Sat 21st and Sun 22nd Queanbeyan Swap Meet. Queanbeyan Showground., plus on Sunday 22nd The American Car Nationals and The Big 3 Car Show,  See swap meet website for more information.

Sites (6×6 metres) $20.00 per day.   Limited indoor sites available. $50 for 2 days  Setup from midday Friday onwards.  Book online or call 0427 267 927 between 6pm and 9pm.  Gates open to buyers 6:00am Saturday and 8:00am Sunday.  General Public entry day is $4 per person per day (includes entry to car show on Sunday). Children under 14 free.   Food & drink sales by pre-approved vendors only.

American Car Nationals   Sunday 22 September 2019. Run in conjunction with the Big 3 Car Show. $4.00 per person. No extra cost to enter your car. Lots of trophies on offer. Judging commences at 10:30am. Trophy presentation 2pm

Big 3 Car Show  FORD – GENERAL MOTORS – CHRYSLER Sunday 22nd September 2019. Queanbeyan Showground. Entry $4.00 per person. No extra cost to enter your car. Lots of trophies on offer. Judging commences at 10:30am. Trophy presentation 2pm.

Sun 22nd SHANNONS German Auto Day (GAD) 2019. 10:00am-2:00pm Canberra Greyhound racing track Narrabundah . Free entry.   8:00 am entry for display.

Annual Show and Shine car show for BMW, Mercedes Benz, Porsche, Volkswagen and other German marque enthusiasts in Canberra and the local region.  More Information

The Mercedes-Benz club of the ACT will have a very special entrant at this years annual Concours, to be held as part of the German Auto Day.  Thanks to Daimler Australia-Pacific they will be displaying one of the official Benz Patent-Motorwagen Replica’s.  This is a rare opportunity to come along and check out the car that was the birth of the Automotive industry.


Fri 27th Ladies Morning Tea 10am @ Pushy’s Café, Collie Street, Fyshwick (behind Pushy’s Bike Shop). Christine Brown     0412442623
Fri 27th Mens Morning Tea 10am @ Silk Café, 3/1 Cessnock Street, Fyshwick (on the corner opposite RSEA Safety) Tony Brown 0431539354
Sun 29th


ACT HOLDEN DAY.  Queanbeyan Show Ground, Glebe Avenue Queanbeyan.   Canberra and Regions biggest Holden Car show.  See web for Info  Spectators can enter from 10am (Gold coin entry).     Entrants Arrive 8:00am – 10:00am ($30 to enter vehicle or $20 if paid before August 14th).  Facebook link

Sat 5th Bungendore Car, Bike and Truck Show. It’s on again! The day kicks off at 8am. For car and bike entries. $20 entry free, enter on the day from 6am.  More Info
Sat 5th Taralga Classic Car Muster.  Click for more Info.
Sun 13th Bathurst 1000klm Supercars. More info when it comes to hand.  John Corbett
Tue 15th Wheels 2020 Planning Meeting.  7.30pm Girl Guides Hall Erin St, Queanbeyan. 
Sun 20th Crookwell Rotary Swap Meet and Show and Shine 6.30 am to 3:00 pm. Cost Adults $5.00 children free. Show and Shine $20.00.  Early Morning departure from Club house @ 7:00 am. Sean 48321566
Fri 25th Ladies Morning Tea 10am @ The Baker at Sutton  Jane Nock 0479169874
Fri 25th Mens Morning Tea 10am @ The Baker at Sutton  Jane Nock 0479169874
Sat 26th Queanbeyan Uniting Community Fair 9.00am to 1.00pm Corner of Rutledge and Crawford Sts Queanbeyan, NSW. More Information   http://queanbeyan.unitingchurch.org.au/join-in/volunteering-opportunities/springfair/ 0411 251 710.
Sat 26th
Gundaroo Music Festival.  Saturday 10am – 10pm Raising funds to assist those dealing with Motor Neurone Disease info@gundaroomusicfestival.com 0411251710.       ‎Event Details · ‎Bands · ‎Tickets · ‎Stallholders  More Info 
Sat 2nd
Classic Yass (More Info https://www.classicyass.com/classic-cars) 
Sat 2nd
All Japanese Car & Bike Show – 2019!
Sat, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
EPIC (Exhibition Park in Canberra), Flemington Rd &, Northbourne Ave
Mitchell ACT.  (Ticketed event)  Click for More Info
Sun 3rd CANBERRA SWAP MEET 7am to 2pm Exibition Park in Canberra (EPIC) Northbourne Avenue entrance to Fitzroy & Mallee pavilions at northern end behind the Caltex servo. Entry $5 for adults, children under 12 free. To book site, Email 2019swapmeet@vvcmcc.org  
Sun 10th Sunday Club Run.  Binalong Motor Museum and Lunch at Pub, 9:00 for 9.30 departure from Girl Guides Hall. Hugh Spencer Events Committee
Sat 16th to Sun 17th 15th Annual Rally to be held at the Taralga Showground Taralga NSW.  Entry $10:00 Adults. Children Free.  Exhibitors $10:00 Contact Jaqui Corby Taralga. This is the 15th annual rally which is held on both Saturday and Sunday. See flyer Jacqui Corby 48402129 John Corbett STHARC
Sun 17th
Marques in the Park.  Council of ACT Motor Clubs’ Spring Show & Shine. 
Venue: John Knight Park, Belconnen, Arrival time: 7:00 – 9:00 am. Visitors 10:00 am ’til 3:00 pm Details
[click here]  
Tue 19th
Wheels 2020 planning committee meeting 7:30pm @ Girls Guide Hall
Sat 23rd
Airing of the Quilts Display at Braidwood and the Braidwood Motor Club vehicle display.  Quilt info  Event contact. 0458 605 789
Malcolm Roxburgh 0402221878
Fri 29th
Last Ladies Morning Tea for 2019, 10am @
Christine Brown     0412442623
Fri 29th
Last Mens Morning Tea for 2019, 10am @
Tony Brown 0431539354
Sun 1st
Terribly British Day. Venue: Queanbeyan Park, Lowe Street 
Time: 10 am until 2 pm. Admission by Gold coin donation
Tue 3rd Last Club General Meeting for 2019. 8pm @ Girl Guides Hall Erin St. Queanbeyan.
Sun 8th STHARC end of year celebration (Christmas Party) to be held at the Burra Hall This is a lovely country setting complete with Kangaroos!. Santa will attend Please contact so club can cater effectively For all family members further details to follow.  Please contact Events Director if you can help with organising this event. Bev Lang Event Committee
Link to NSW Swap Meet Calendar
 Link to Car Shows and Swapmeets  around Australia


Sunday 1st  September. Father’s Day Swap Meet Cootamundra Showground, 47 Pinkerton Road, Cootamundra . 

Saturday 21st September Bredbo Inn Car Show JeffnJudy 11:00 am $10.00 entry per vehicle. More info 

21st &22nd September 2019.  Clarendon Classic Machinery, Truck & Hobby Show. The themes for 2019 are: Machinery over 100 years old and anything made by FIAT.  Information Link Sydney Antique Machinery Club 

March 2020  AHMF National Tour 28th March to 4th April 2020. Planning has commenced.    See flyer  Newsletter #1 – 31st March 2019    More Information