22/05/2022
  • Abikhairs' MG's, Thompson Collection and Connelly Workshop Tour

    22/05/2022

    In Brief: 22nd May. 3 Shed Tour of Abikhair, Thompson collections and BMC Workshop. 8.30-9.00 depart Clubrooms.  Run Leader David Brett. Organiser Ray Abikhair


    Full Details:  What an opportunity for members of MGCC Geelong. A chance to visit the world class collection of MG's curated by Ray and John Abikhair, Ryan and Geoff Thompson's extensive collection of rare and desirable vehicles and Ben Connelly's excellent workshop facilities in Moolap.


    Registrations preferred via Google forms: https://forms.gle/jjqBAAM6SnkKsJWm6
                                                                         or: email    social@mgccgeelong.com.au 
                                                                         or: Phone   0412001370


    PROGRAM & TIME SCHEDULE :

     8.30am :           Assemble at the MGCC GEELONG clubhouse

     9.00am :           Depart the clubhouse for a 20 minute drive around the waterfront to BMC Performance, 54 Sun St, Moolap.

     9.20am :           Arrive at BMC Performance

     Host is Ben Connelly.  Inspect Ben's magnificent workshop and MG storage facilities:           Leave   9.55am

     9.55am :           Depart MG Performance .

     10.30am :           Arrive at Units 2&3, 23-25 Denbigh St, Moolap.

     Meander through the Ryan & Geoff Thompson’s and John & Ray Abikhair’s MG collections.

     In particular, this an opportunity to Enhance MGCC GEELONG members knowledge of Pre-war MG’s which will be on display at both garages.

     10.30am :         Shaun owner of “Alfresco coffee truck”will provide free of charge coffee . A self serve Toast facility Will be provided to round off a pleasant MG Sunday morning’s social outing.

     12.15pm :         Last coffee

     I thank your hosts for supporting this unique event.

     Rob Hutchinson, (MGCC Geelong social director, publicity & attendance register)

     Ben Connelly, (BMC Performance)

     Ryan & Geoff,Thompson (Thompson’s garage & car display)

     John Abikhair , (Host John& Ray Abikhair MG car Collection.)

     Ted Heriot, Life member, Past President Don Collins, ( car display’s welcoming Team.)

     David Brett.        (Clubhouse to venue’s run Leader and welcoming team)

     Last but not least PAULA (“My Carer Companion” and the MG car display shed Housekeeping.)

     All double vaccinated MGCC Geelong members are invited to join us on Sunday 22nd May 2022.

     Ray Abikhair.

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02/06/2022
  • Postponed - Red Apple Overnight Trip

    02/06/2022 - 03/06/2022  

    Postponed until accommodation available at Goldfields Resort. More details will be communicated as they become available.

    Red Apple is a quirky run with challenges along the way. The RACV Creswik Resort is proposed for the overnight stay.However January storms have caused significant damage and if repairs are incomplete by June the dates may need to be altered. More details as they become available.

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03/06/2022
  • Postponed - Red Apple Overnight Trip

    02/06/2022 - 03/06/2022  

    Postponed until accommodation available at Goldfields Resort. More details will be communicated as they become available.

    Red Apple is a quirky run with challenges along the way. The RACV Creswik Resort is proposed for the overnight stay.However January storms have caused significant damage and if repairs are incomplete by June the dates may need to be altered. More details as they become available.

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07/06/2022
09/06/2022
  • Square Rigger Run

    09/06/2022

    Thursday June 9, Square Rigger Run.The run will commence at Moorabool Valley Chocolate, 320 Ballarat Road, Batesford at 10.30 am for coffee. We will then take a scenic route to the Mount Moriac Hotel for lunch.This run is planned to suit our older cars, but all members are welcome to join us. For further details contact Peter Yorke 52501376 or Doug Sherman 52431579

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12/06/2022
  • Garage Tour

    12/06/2022  8:45 am - 12:45 pm
    The Sphinx Hotel, 2 Thompson Rd, North Geelong VIC 3215, Australia

    In Brief: 5th June, 8:45 meet for a 9:00 departure from The Sphinx carpark, 2 Thompson Rd, Nth Geelong.  Tour to Batesford then Wurdiboluc to members' garages with BBQ lunch provided.

    In Detail: Ever wondered what other people have got in their garages?  Well, here’s your chance to find out, to some small degree at least! Our Competition Director, Steve Dunium, and Life Member, Chris Freeman,have offered to open their garages for your inspection.  And these are no ordinary garages.  Rather, we’re talking about a couple of decent-sized sheds on both properties housing an assortment of interesting vehicles, as well as the equipment to work on them.  And needless to say, there are some fascinating stories to be told about the vehicles and their histories.  To cap it all off, you’ll get a morning tea/coffee at Chris’ place and a BBQ lunch provided at Steve’s. How about that for a nice Sunday outing?!  To register to attend, click here.  Otherwise, contact Nick via nick.wood@outlook.com.au or 0404 800613.

    Itinerary

    8:45 Meet at The Sphinx Hotel car park, 2 Thompson Rd,North Geelong

    9:00 Depart for Chris’ place at Batesford

    9:15 Browse around Chris’ sheds, hear the history of his cars and enjoy a cuppa.

    10:15 Depart for Steve’s place at Wurdiboluc

    11:00 Browse around Steve’s sheds and hear the history of his cars

    12:00 Enjoy a BBQ lunch at Steve’s.  Head off home at your leisure.

    Map: https://goo.gl/maps/wELbEeFUJdVYpoX67

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16/06/2022
  • Tentative: MGCC Movie Night

    16/06/2022

    MGCC Members Movie Night
    Pivotonian Cinema, Moorabool and Verner Sts, South Geelong

    Thursday June 16th at 8.00pm
    MOVIE TITLE -  HOW TO PLEASE A WOMAN 
    Click here to see a trailer

    This is an exclusive night for MGCC members.  The cost per person will be $11, a nice discount on the normal price of $16pp.  We need to be sure there is enough interest in this event to make a firm booking of the whole cinema as there is a non-refundable, minimum charge for doing this.  If you are interested in attending, please register for this event here.  We need to know of people's interest by Wednesday 18th May.


    Further details: Contact Nick Wood   0404800613   president@mgccgeelong.com.au



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