Christmas lunch at Glenda’s

Words: Alana McDougall Photos: Jill Steer, Glenda Leeson, Cherie Gardner Organisers: Alana McDougall, Glenda Leeson, Bruce Harvey & Cheryl Murray Tail-end Charlie: Danny Beer Starting at Frankford, we headed out for a short sharp run around the Tamar region and the back of Longfo
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Christmas run to Parc Fermé

Words: Ray Poletti Photos: Peter Ferguson, June Teeuw, John Poletti, Sandra Elliott Organisers: John Moore & Kira McRae Sunday, 8 December, saw participants for the Eastern Victoria Chapter Christmas run congregate at McDonald’s in Drouin. There were 21 MX-5s and one Honda S2000
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Christmas cheer(s) – Billson’s to Gapsted

Words: Karen & Ian Bradshaw Photos: Karen Bradshaw Hi all … Ian, Karen, Cheryl and John decided to make a four-day weekend of the North-Eastern Victoria Chapter’s Christmas run. We dawdled up to Bright on Saturday and around to Loz’s for a BBQ. It was a good night and a gre
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Christmas lunch run

Words: Luke Reid Photos: Luke Reid, Geoff & Bronwyn Roche, Jim Kennedy, Katrina Palmer We all braved the weather and met at Chirnside Park shopping centre hoping that the rain would hold off. One car had a very special K9 passenger. With a few of us dressed in our Christmas attir
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We planned a run … and everything went to plan!

Story: James Lang After the last attempt at a “fish and chip run” in February 2014, which was unfortunately cut in half by the Devon North fire, we thought a second attempt to get fish and chips from a jolly nice seaside town was worth a try. This year’s target that we would unleash o
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And how did you spend Valentine’s Day?

Story: Alan Bennett Very romantic, this Valentine’s day thing. Red roses, chocolates, wine, candlelight, soft music … … or getting up early, checking the weather forecast and 5 1/2 hours sitting in a tin box on wheels, in three stages with spurs (and just 50 shades of grey
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So what did you do on the weekend?

Story: Greg Jordan Sometimes, in the middle of your Monday, you look back and think:“What did I do on the weekend?” Sometimes you get there and just smile. Sometimes you drive nearly 1,000km. After Saturday lunch I washed the car and headed from Melbourne to Yackandandah. It’s only 32
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Straya Day run …

Story: Karen Bradshaw Aussie, Aussie, Aussie ~ Oi, Oi, Oi !! It’s our Australia Day Run – what better way to celebrate our great country than zooming around in a MX-5 with a terrific bunch of like minded Aussies? We started with nine cars meeting Jeff Woolf at Phoenix College in Sebas
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Cool runnings!

Story: Michelle & John Waldock A summer twilight run sounds so tempting -– tops down, a short but fun drive through the countryside and afternoon tea with friends … What’s not to like? Nothing, except the weather gods had taken the day off and had forgotten to turn on the su
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Ice creams in the bush!

Story: Bruce Harvey The cryptic title for this run came from a spur of the moment decision to have a drive into the Narawntapu National Park, where the “Bottle-Brush Snacks” caravan was discovered on the edge of the bush waiting for the hungry and thirsty tourist – so the decision to
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