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NEXT CLUB MEETING Tuesday 3rd April 2018 @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 March 2017 – June 2018
 Fri 23rd Ladies Coffee Morning 10am @ Breizh Café 15 Edgar Street, Ainslie Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 23rd Men’s Coffee Morning 10am @ Breizh Café 15 Edgar Street, Ainslie Tony Brown               0431539354
Sat 24th Michelago 150th School Sesquicentenary. Starts at 10am. Morning tea @11am. Police talk on bushrangers in the area. Meet at Guides Hall @ 8.45 for 9am departure. Alternately, meet @ Old Cooma Road/Monaro Highway intersection @ 9.30. Catch up with Cooma Car Club at Michelago. Max DeOliver 0427977763
 Sun 25th  Goulburn Swap Meet Goulburn Recreation Area (Showground) 47-131Braidwood road Goulburn. Hot food available 5.30pm – 8pm Saturday, and all-day Sunday. Free off-road parking available. Gates open 6AM
Sat 7th Sutton Country Fair and Car Carnival, Sutton Public School Sutton NSW.10am to 2pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/465290923843221/ $15 entry fee per vehicle for Car Carnival.
Thu 12th Social dinner get-together 6pm @ Canberra Yacht club for fish & chips on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin 6.30 to order they CLOSE AT 8.00 sharp. Gluton free available if ordered in advance. Meet at venue. Max DeOliver 0427977763
Sat 14th Meet up with the Shepperton Car Club for morning tea at the National Arboretum. Meet at venue @ 10am. Max DeOliver 0427977763
Sat 14th Lanyon Homestead Heritage Adventure
Sat 14th to Sun 15th Crawlin’ The Hume   Campbellfield, Victoria. Join fellow-minded people and travel much of the Old Hume Highway. Starts at the Ford Factory in Campbellfield and travelling through the towns of Kalkallo, Wallan, up Pretty Sally, Kilmore, Tallarook, Seymour, Euroa, Benalla and stopping at Winton Raceway for lunch.
Sun 15th AUTO ITALIA CANBERRA Pialligo Estate, 18 Kallaroo Rd, Pialligo ACT. An annual showcase of Italian automotive design. 10am to 2pm.  More Info http://www.autoitaliacanberra.com/
Sat 21st Wheels of Wamboin.  from 9.00am to 1.00pm. Wamboin Hall, Bingley Way Wamboin (off Norton Road via Sutton Road). The beauty of the Wheels of Wamboin is the huge variety from all marques in a truly country atmosphere. All sorts of automotive machines including old, new and interesting cars, motor bikes, trucks and even tractors. A bonus on the day is the opportunity to pick up some healthy bargains at the monthly home produce markets. There will also be freshly brewed coffee and the local Wamboin RFS will also be running a BBQ. If you are interested in displaying your automotive masterpiece, please email peter.evans@wamboincommunity.asn.au to confirm your attendance or just turn up on the day. Display entry is a gold coin donation and swap tables (provided) are $5 (remember to bring your cash as there is no EFTPOS). There is only one trophy for the day “People’s Choice”.
Fri 27th Ladies Coffee Morning 10am @ Hansel & Gretel, 40 Townshend Street, Phillip Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 27th Men’s Coffee Morning 10am. Meet @ Coffee Café, 57 Colbee Court, Phillip Tony Brown               0431539354
Sun 6th Collector Village Pumpkin. In 2018 the Collector Village Pumpkin Festival will feature over 100 stall holders and many activities with the flavour of a traditional country fair full of simple fun, lots of colour and imagination.  The festival showcases local produce and the arts/craft community. Pumpkin-focused competitions, pumpkin focused, are run each year ranging from the largest pumpkin to pumpkin themed baked items.  STHARC to meet at venue by 9.00am Entry: Adult = $10, Seniors = $5 and children (15years and under) FREE!  Festival  http://pumpkinfestival.com.au/
Thu 10th Social dinner get-together @ Social dinner get-together @ Tigers Club. Queanbeyan. 20 Queenbar RD Karabar 6.30pm for 7.00pm start Max DeOliver 0427977763
Sat 12th Crookwell Potato Festival. Celebrating over 150 years of growing potatoes high on the Southern Tableland of NSW. https://www.crookwellpotatofestival.com.au/ John Corbett      62977285
Sat19th to Sun 20th 2 day run to Batemans Bay and Moruya overnight for River Arts Festival visit the “lazy dog art studio”.  Eurobodalla club garage crawl. Numbers to Max for accommodation ($100 Saturday night) and Sunday river cruise $44. 11am boarding. 11.30am depart. 2.30pm dock.  Head home after cruise. Max DeOliver 0427977763
Sun 20th National Motoring Heritage Day
Fri 25th Ladies Coffee Morning 10am Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 25th Men’s Coffee Morning 10am. Tony Brown               0431539354
Sat 9th to Sun 11th Wagga Vintage and Veterans Car Club June Weekend Rally
Wed 13th Mid-Week Run
Thu 14th Social dinner get-together
Battle of Waterloo
Fri 29th Ladies Coffee Morning 10am @ Christine Brown 0412442623
Fri 29th Men’s Coffee Morning 10am.  @ Tony Brown               0431539354

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.
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.

Day/Date                                                                                            March 2018                                                                                         Invite

Fri 30th

Mon 2nd

2018 CHMC Annual Rally will be held at Narrabri 30th March to 2nd April 2018. http://heritagemotoringcouncil.org.au/2018-CHMC-Annual-Rally-Narrabri-NVAVC.php Yes


April 2018


Sun 8th Robertson Heritage Railway Station Inc. hosts the Annual Classic Show and Shine Event, Classic car clubs and individual owners welcome. – 9.30 am to 1.30pm weather permitting, as the cars are precious, and the grounds can be soggy

Free to public. Gold Coin Donation for cars appreciated.
Fund raiser for the Robertson Heritage Railway Station non-profit association. Robertson Monthly Markets at the School of Arts is on the same day.
Activities normally include: Railway Station open for History Display. Working model trains. Historic Farm Machinery. Art Show in the Fettlers Shed Gallery. BBQ sausage sizzle. Food – tea and homemade cakes. Gourmet Coffee Van.    See Flyer

Want more information:

Inquiries: Steve 02 4885 2393
​Email Steve: stevercarey@bigpond.com
or RHRS on accn@bigpond.com

Fri 20th – Fri 27th 2018 VINTAGE CARAVAN NATIONALS
Painters Island Caravan Park, Pinkerton Crescent, Wangaratta  Victoria)Readmore:   http://vintagecaravans.proboards.com/thread/16263/2018-vintage-caravan-nationals-announcement#ixzz56NYbBUZA


May 2018


Sat 5th to Sun 6th












Sat 20th

Wings Over Illawarra Airshow .  2018 is promising to be the best Wings Over Illawarra yet with 2 huge days of amazing flying displays by the Australian Defence Force and countless civilian owned warbirds and aerobatic aircraft along with a huge array of static displays.

THE RETURN OF THE MUSTANG Jeff Trappet’s mighty Mustang will once again be a welcomed feature on the flying program.  Jeff has brought his mustang to the Illawarra for the past 5 airshow’s and every time that this beautiful aircraft flies past the crowd with that distinctive sound of the Rolls Royce Merlin engine you can feel the excitement!!

GOLD PASS ON AGAIN! The Gold Pass stand will once again be located at centre stage for the best view in the house.  The 500-seat grandstand will definitely offer premium views of the airshow.  We have listened to all your feedback from 2017 and are reviewing the catering and beverages outlets, so 2018 will be a huge improvement!  Gold Pass tickets are on sale now, but are selling fast, so if you are considering a seat for 2018 make sure you are not disappointed!  Click here for Gold Pass Tickets

CHECK US OUT ONLINE! Have you visited the Wings Over Illawarra website lately?  This is your place to answer all the questions you may have about the Wings Over Illawarra Airshow 2018.  Everything from parking to accommodation, ticket prices to flying displays!  Make sure you visit the  Wings Over Illawarra website for all the answers! If you just want a quick fix on everything flying and general airshow news be sure to head over to the FaceBook page.  Click here to go to Facebook

EARLY BIRD PRICES! Early bird prices for the general admission tickets will be available until 31st January 2018.  Wings Over Illawarra tickets are a great idea for Christmas so why not take advantage of the early bird prices and purchase your tickets now. Buy General Admission Tickets


Shoalhaven Historic Vehicle Club is hosting the 2018 National Motoring Heritage Day which pays tribute to Australias Motoring Heritage. Time:30 am to 3.30 pm Location:Berry Showground, Berry NSW Link:https://sites.google.com/site/shoalhavenhistoricvehicleclub/ Letter Invitation & registration form.pdf Poster for NMH Day Berry 2018.pdf

The theme this year features pre-1940 vehicles, however everyone and all owners of Vintage, Historic and Classic vehicles of all years and marques, and vehicles of special interest are invited to come on Sunday, 20th May and enjoy the day with us.. The Day is open to clubs and individuals alike, entrants are asked to register their vehicles to be displayed. . The Gates will be open from 8.30 am and the Day will finish at 3.30 pm.

Refreshments will be available, with Gerringong Lions providing a sausage sizzle, and other vendors supplying food, coffee and soft drinks.

Awards will be presented at 12.30 for the Best Car, Best Bike, Best Restored, Best Original with Special Awards, plus Runner-Up and Merit Awards.Spaces fill fast so we recommend preregistration to guarantee a place on the oval.
Entry Fee is Payable at the Gate on the Day
Vintage, Historic & Classic vehicles $5.00
Spectators $2.00
Children under 12 – Free

On Saturday 19th, a Heritage Motoring Run is planned in the Shoalhaven area for visiting Car Clubs and SHVC Members finishing with an afternoon tea.
Please contact Michael Lipscombe on 0425 223 590 or email shvc@bigpond.com should you require further information.


March 2020 2020 AHMF National Tour 28th March to 4th April 2020. Planning has commenced.    See flyer STHARC web site
Link to Car Shows and Swapmeets  New South Wales

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.

Warbirds Downunder 2018 Announced (BOOK EARLY) The Warbirds Downunder Airshow will be returning to the skies over the Temora Aviation Museum on October 12 & 13, 2018! Warbirds Downunder 2018  will incorporate an evening airshow on Friday October 12, and a full-day airshow on Saturday October 13th, 2018. The last Warbirds Downunder in 2015 was the largest gathering of Warbird Aircraft that Australia had ever seen, and Warbirds Downunder 2018 promises to be even more impressive.  Warbirds Downunder 2018: Tickets Released April 10th 2018 at 9am AEST    https://mailchi.mp/b57c5f32db48/warbirds-downunder-2018-ticket-release-date?e=faf116e2d7

November 2018 

Classic Yass  Saturday 3rd November 2018

March 2020

2020 AHMF National Tour 28th March to 4th April 2020. Planning has commenced.    See flyer