VCBG Club News

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

Meetup with Alpine Car Club, Sunday 7th January

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...

Club Meeting – 24th February 2014

Meeting Minutes 18 members present Apologies Brian Adlam & Garry Cooke New member James, owns a Westfield Minutes Brian Crado chaired the meeting. Les & Brenda: The Pres & First Lady were present - good to see Les here, straight from treatment today -...

CAMS & MSCA Affiliation

CAMS & MSCA Affiliation

The VCBG is now affiliated with the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS).  Further, we've become an associate club with the Marque Sports Car Association (MSCA). Q. So why are these affiliations important? They give us a pathway to motorsport involvement. We...

Club Meeting – 30th October 2013

Meeting Minutes Apologies Brian Adlam Minutes Membership payment Many members haven't paid yet Even two committee members haven't paid yet Some members state they didn't get reminder emails for membership payment. Discussion on payment via the web versus payment in...