VCBG Club News

Latest news and meeting minutes from the VCBG and all things clubman

January cruise to Yarra Glen

A big rollup for our first get together for 2018 with 19 clubbies and 25 members. With the weather being mild to warm it was a ripper day to jump into the clubbie for a fang. Our Coffee shop was overwhelmed with the big crowd first thing on a Sunday morning. Dave D...

East Malvern meeting Wednesday 31st January

New members: Leonard, who's bought Ian Rusch's R23 & Roger who's bought a Birkin. Both gents are looking to put their machines on the track. Our hearts go out to Terry, who's lovely early red MX5 burnt the ground recently. He's replaced it with a NC MX5, which his...

Meetup with Alpine Car Club, Sunday 7th January 2018

How about this to usher in the new year? A slightly longer country drive to Ruffy to meet up "half way" with some friends from north-eastern Victoria. We'll leave after eastside breakfast. The drive should take a leisurely couple of hours; we'll also toss in a break...

Eastside Breakfast – Sunday 5th November

Usual spot: King Bean Cafe, Wantirna. Usual time: 8am onwards. The VCBG is offering the choice of 2 runs at the next Coffee East on November 5th. Run #1 is Wantirna to Yarra Junction via Wellington Rd and Gembrook. (78km) and if that not enough for you then consider...

Minutes of East Malvern meeting, September 2017

New members: Neil Roshier Apologies: Larry, James Shone, James Robinson Financial report was given by Les, in James's absence. Newsletter / Emails / VCBG website * Newsletter emails are "too slick", "too long" & shouldn't contain any financial info * Shane's asked...

Minutes of 2017 AGM

2017 AGM All committee positions were declared vacant. Shane Duggan was nominated to Chair the elections.  President: Les Bone returned unopposed Vice President: John Pitman returned unopposed Treasurer: James Robinson returned unopposed Secretary: Gavin Eakins...

Williamstown meeting, Wednesday 30th March 2016

Apologies: Les, Ian, Crado, James, Joe 10 members, no visitors Bi-monthly meeting place * With 70% of our members eastside, we're contemplating moving this to the other side of the bridge * Ian Rusch & David Box (by proxy): Some places have been investigated so...

East vs West….And the winner is?

East vs West….And the winner is?

And the East side has it! What a turn out.  On Sunday the East side held its monthly coffee catch up,  With a massive 35 people attending.  Credit to King Bean Cafe for managing to accommodate us all.  Lets see if next month we can create some records! Now it is over...

Club Meeting – 28th January 2015 – Williamstown

Minutes of VCBG meeting 28th January 2015 Apologies: Jim Nicholls, Dave Down, Sandro (almost) 22 members present New member: Tony Barlow of Strathmore, owns an Amaroo Guests: Tony’s son (was off buying beers, didn’t catch his name. Secretary’s note: must talk to my...

Meeting 29th October, Williamstown

Minutes of VCBG meeting, 29/10/14   Apologies: Clint Draper, Dave Down, Jim Nicolls, Brian Adlam   * Treasurer's report: ~$9,000 in the bank.   * Xmas Lunch Sunday 7th December at Dom's Bistro in Highett. A social observation run from eastside breakfast...

AGM – 27th August 2014

The Victorian Clubman Builders Group AGM was held on the 27th of August 2014 with a great turn out attending. Meeting Minutes Apologies Dave Down Peter Craddock Brian Adlam Ian Rusch Jim Nicolls  2013-2014 Update 21 members present + 1 visitor (Ryan Trevena-Ward)...

Club Plate Permit Update

Club Plate Permit Update

The Club has received notification of proposed changes to the CPS.   The main proposed change concerns "Modified" vehicle for which a new "M" plate will be issued if they comply to proposed changes.. Further details on this can be found on line under Vic Roads...

Club Meeting – 25th June 2014

Meeting Minutes Apologies Gavin Eakins Dave Down Brian Adlam Richard Pink Minutes Chaired by Les Pone - Club President Treasurer’s report (Ian) Balance $7,990.50 Paid out to Cam’s $500.00 54 Members paid to 31.06.2014 11 Members paid for the 2014-2015 Year Mike...

MSCA Sandown 22nd June

MSCA Sandown 22nd June

MSCA Sandown event 22nd June Entries close at 5pm Monday, 16 June and late entries will not be accepted. We have a great variety of vehicles signed up already and as entries are filling up we recommend you get in quickly. Entry can be done online...