BMW Drivers Club Melbourne


Drivers Club Monthly | Edition 7 | December 2018

1 Dec 2018 11:00 AM | Anonymous

   MONTH IN REVIEW 

November was a busy month for BMWDCM!

Our first event was the first 8 Fest Show & Shine on Melbourne Cup Day.  The miserable weather did not deter the 40+ cars from attending. Read more about our day here.


We then attended the Sandown Historics on the weekend of 10/11 November.  We had over 15 cars in attendance on each day, also winning the best car display of the event.  Read more about it here.


Our November Members Meeting was then held at Shannons Insurance.  We had a very special guest - the 530d Highway Patrol.  Thank you to Leading Senior Constable Mick McGill and Acting Sergeant Heather Allen for bringing the new car.  Read more here.


On a cold 24 November, we attended Geelong Revival.  The Revival is always a fantastic event to attend, whether you're displaying cars or just attending for a look.  Read more here.


From Geelong Revival one day, we were off to a beautiful sunny Winton the next for round 3 of the Drivers' Championship run by AROCA.  Read more here.


MEMBERSHIP UPDATE: 267 MEMBERS

Welcome to all our new members, we can't wait to welcome you in person at the next event!

Don't forget to catch up with our November update from our President, Graeme Bell here.

  THE MONTH AHEAD 

Christmas is now just around the corner, our days and weeks are filling up and before we know it you'll be receiving our next newsletter on January 1, welcoming in the new year.  The year isn't over just yet for BMWDCM and we hope to see you before the year is out!  Here's what we've got on in December:

  EVENTS AHEAD

Keep an eye on our calendar for events coming up, we’re always adding something new.  

Click on any of the following events for more information.
  • 20 Jan Eastlink 2019 Great Australian Rally
    Cruden Farm, Langwarrin
    Enjoy the display of vehicles and Cruden Farm historic gardens. Bring your lunch or purchase from the catering trucks and enjoy a picnic lunch on the manicured lawns whilst listening to the Royal Australian Navy Band emanating from the sound shell. 
  • 31 Jan - 4 Feb Bathurst 12 Hour

  • 10 Feb Torquay Motor Show
    Located only metres from the beach in one direction and the bustling retail hub in the other, the Torquay Motor Show hosts a wide range of vehicles (over 350 in 2017) in a scenic and enjoyable location with plenty to see and do.
  • 17 Feb Mitchelton Winery Cruise with Club Mini
    Save the date and keep an eye on the calendar for more information!
  • 24 Feb RACV British & European Motoring Show
    Save the date and keep an eye on the calendar for more information!

  NEWS | BLOG 

Our News | Blog page on the website is constantly being updated with not just club news, but everything BMW!  We welcome you to submit any articles of your own!

Recent posts:

  CLASSIFIEDS

BMW E52 Z8 Roadster
European Spec BMW E52 Z8 Roadster in 354 Titansilber, with Black Soft Top and P1SP Softleder/Sportrot interior. Built October 2000, just ticked over 1500km. Original LHD, never registered, one of less than 5 in Australia. Featuring the S62 V8 powertrain from the legendary E39 M5; enjoy 294 normally aspirated kilowatts, 6 forward gears, and a limited slip differential. 

For more information, or to submit your vehicle for sale, visit the Classifieds page on our website. 

  MEMBER SERVICES

Members are welcome to submit their business to be shared on the Member Services page on our website.  We are all about supporting those who support us, so if you would like your business listed, email us with your details and we'll add you to the page!
* NB: this page is exclusive to members, you must be logged in to view this page. 

  BMW CLASSIC NEWSLETTER

The official BMW Clubs around the world are supported by BMW through its BMW Clubs and Community Management section of BMW Classic.  They produce a fantastic newsletter which you may be interested in reading.  Click here to subscribe now.


As always, thanks for reading.  If we don't see you, we hope you have a fantastic Christmas and New Year period.  We look forward to seeing you all in the new year!  

President | Graeme Bell 0407 186 296
Vice President | Jo Mawson 0412 661 900
Secretary | Lawrence Glynn 0414 563 290 
Treasurer | Shaaron Glynn


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