Calendar - Club Social Events

The Club offers a variety of social activities for members who enjoy hitting the open road in their Alfas - or simply enjoy the company of other Alfisti. Activities range from restaurant evenings to extended week-ends away in the country. Occasionally, a social outing will coincide with the opportunity for members to display their pride and joy at a classic car show or other display. The Club's insurance coverage for events is provided by Motorsport Australia. Members' family, potential Club members and non-members may attend Club events, however it is the Club's policy that they sign an Event Disclaimer and Indemnity acknowledging that they participate at their own risk and indemnifying the Club, Committee and Members against all or any claims, suits, actions, demands and costs from injury or damage.

Coming Social Events
Date/Venue Details
Sun - Jun 11 - 2023
Caboolture Warplane Museum
Wheel and Wings - BBQ in the Hanger - *** BOOKINGS ARE NOW CLOSED *** Old planes and classic cars seem to go hand in hand, so what better that a drive in your Alfa to visit the Caboolture Warplane Museum? Located within the Caboolture airfield precinct, the museum is dedicated to preserving and publicly displaying artefacts from Australian aviation history with particular reference to WW2 and Vietnam. The cost will be $25 per person which includes entry to the museum, a guided tour through the museum and a gourmet BBQ lunch. We will meet at a rendezvous point to arrive in convoy at the museum at approximately 10am. Caboolture is an active airfield and a busy place, so our visit will be carefully managed to ensure the safety of all. The run is being organised by the Club webmaster, Keith Faulkner, so R.S.V.P. no later than 29 May 2023 directly to: A minimum of 10 attendees is required and final numbers will need to be confirmed for catering purposes. Pre-payment of the $25 per person is to be made to AROCA Qld. For more info about the museum, check out their website. Optional Extras: Several companies offer joyflight experience out of Caboolture, so if you are feeling adventurous, flights may be arranged. The flights are subject to weather and plane/pilot availability so must be pre-arranged and paid directly to the operating company.
Sun - Jun 25 - 2023
48th Birthday Run - Watch this space (and a possible date change) for Rob & Shirl's famous Birthday Run!
Sun - Jul 16 - 2023
Moogerah Dam
Picnic run to Moogerah Dam - TBA
Sat - Aug 19 - 2023
Copper Country Motor Inn & Restaurant
W/end run to Copper Country Motor Inn, Nanango - Picture it: a freezing cold August night, you’re in front of a crackling fire, surrounded by fellow Alfisti, a glass of red in your hands, your Alfa's out in the carpark having just had a hard day’s drive – does it get any better?! A scenic two-and-a-half-hour drive from Brisbane this is a car-club friendly motel at Nanango: "Stay, Rest, Dine & Relax". Take a walk through the Shiraz vineyard or Rose gardens, take a dip in the Salt water pool, all situated on 5 beautiful acres. At night sit around a crackling fire. They offer Queen rooms, Deluxe suite, and Twin room with disabled facilities, and they have a fully licensed Bar and Al-A-Carte Restaurant. Drinks are Pub prices! After breakfast on Saturday we propose a drive in the country taking in Coomba Falls (Maidenwell), stopping at Bunya Mountains National Park for a stretch of the legs and a coffee, with a proposed lunch at The Commercial Hotel at Kingaroy. But if you want to just stay in Nanango and take it easy there are country markets and some lovely coffee shops. For the brave, there's a swimming pool at the Motor Inn! Please book your room directly with the Inn - Peter or Trish on 0741631011 - have your Credit Card ready to lock in a room!
Sun - Sep 10 - 2023
Rick’s Garage
Bellthorpe Run - Originally navigated by John Anderson we again invite you to join us on an adventure through the stunning landscapes of Bellthorpe, Maleny, and Montville, culminating in a visit to the legendary Rick's Garage situated at 14 Margaret Street, Palmwoods. Our journey will take us on a scenic 2-hour drive through winding roads and beautiful views, allowing us to appreciate the natural beauty of the region. Along the way, we'll make stops at the Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, offering panoramic views of the majestic Glasshouse Mountains, and the Obi Obi Boardwalk, where we can experience the tranquil beauty of the rainforest. As we bypass the main part of Maleny, we'll have the opportunity to take in the picturesque surroundings and perhaps capture some unforgettable photos. Finally, we'll arrive at Rick's Garage, known for its delicious food, fantastic ambiance, and vibrant atmosphere. We'll have a chance to catch up with fellow club members, share stories of our adventures, and relax in the company of like-minded enthusiasts.
Sun - Sep 17 - 2023
Morgan Park Raceway, Old Stanthorpe Road, Warwick
Show'n'Shine plus Happy Laps - more details to come - part of the Queensland Super Sprint Series this will be the Show'n'Shine plus Happy Laps that should interest Alfa Club Members.
Sun - Oct 22 - 2023
D'Aguilar National Park
D'Aguilar National Park picnic - Join us for an exhilarating drive through the scenic and winding roads of Samford, Dayboro, Mount Mee, and Wamuran. Meet at the Samford Post Office Car Park at 8:30am for a 9:00am departure. Our route will take us up the picturesque Mount Mee Road, with a detour on the Ocean View Road to stop at the top and enjoy the breath-taking views. We'll then continue on Mount Mee Road, passing through the charming Mt Mee township, Wamuran, Bracalba, Delaneys Creek, Dahmongah Lookout Park, before ending up at "The Gantry" in D'Aguilar National Park for our picnic. You'll need your picnic lunch, chairs, and drinks hen sit back and enjoy the stunning natural surroundings. This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with fellow Alfisti and enjoy a great drive.
Sun - Nov 19 - 2023
Coast Hinterland
Coast Hinterland Run - TBA
Sun - Dec 3 - 2023
AROCA (Qld) Christmas Party - End of year event - prizes, trophies, raffles, and lots of good cheer. See the AROCA (Qld) website for the booking form closer to the event.

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