Upcoming events

    • 31 Mar 2019
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Portsea Hotel, 3746 Point Nepean Rd, Portsea.
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    Point Nepean Cruise & Lunch

    Sunday 31st March 2019

    All Members, Family and Friends are invited to join us for a Cruise to Point Nepean

    Lunch to be held at the historic Portsea Hotel, 3746 Point Nepean Rd, Portsea

    All meals and drinks at own cost


        A morning cruise will leave BP/McDonalds Service Centre, Peninsular Link Southbound,  1-2/1400 Mornington Peninsular Fwy, Baxter at 9:30am.

    Morning tea and chocolaterie stop at Flinders.

    We will visit Point Nepean National Park in the afternoon to view the         Quarantine Station and Fort Nepean - Shuttle Bus cost $10.00/adult, $7.50/concession to be paid on the day


    RSVP is essential and required before Monday 25th March 2019

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    for further information call Tony Whelan 0418 509 171 or email events@bmwccv.com.au

     
    • 01 Apr 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Zagame Autobody, 31-69 Western Ave, Westmeadows
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    APRIL MEMBER’S MEETING

    6:30-8:30pm Monday 1st April 2019

     ZAGAME AUTOBODY

    31-69 Western Ave, Westmeadows

    Come and join us for a Member’s Meeting and viewing over the new

    Zagame Autobody’s facility at 31-69 Western Ave, Westmeadows

     


    Zagame Automotive acquired the iconic Age Print Centre building set alongside the Tullamarine Fwy in 2015, where they have set up Zagame Autobody - Australia’s leading prestige and luxury vehicle autobody repairer. With approved repairer status from the most manufacturers than any other autobody repairer in Australia including BMW, Zagame Autobody is the epitome of prestige and luxury panel repairs providing a level of expertise, never before experienced in Australia.

    Light refreshments will be provided on the night so please register to assist with catering purposes. 

        UPCOMING FOR YOUR CALENDAR      

    19-22 Apr 2019 - Easter - BMW Clubs Australia Nationals

    Reserve Easter 2019 for this massive biennial event. It will be based in St Kilda with a visit to the MCG and Motorsport at Sandown.

    Calling for expressions of interest for any volunteer helpers.

     http://www.bmwcanationals.com.au/

    Register for the event at https://www.ivvy.com.au/event/2019NATS

     


    • 19 Apr 2019
    • 2:00 PM
    • 22 Apr 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • Novotel Hotel, 16 The Esplanade, St Kilda
                    

    Liqui-Moly BMW Clubs Australia Nationals 2019

    Friday 19th - Monday 22nd April 2019 - Easter Weekend

    Based at the Novotel Hotel, 16 The Esplanade, St Kilda

    REGISTER FOR ALL OR ANY SINGLE EVENT AT: https://www.ivvy.com.au/event/2019NATS


    ACCOMMODATION:

    Please note accommodation is required to be booked directly through the Novotel on (03) 9525 5522 during business hours and state that you are part of the BMW Nationals 2019.

    CHECK-IN ON THE EASTER WEEKEND:

    Will open from approx. 2pm on the Friday - Meet the Nationals Organising Committee, grab your welcome pack and have a look at what St Kilda has to offer. Plenty of secure parking on site.

    FRIDAY NIGHT MEET AND GREET COCKTAIL PARTY AT NOVOTEL ST KILDA.

    Cocktail Party: We ask that most participants arrive in time for the opening meet and greet scheduled to commence at 7pm. It’s a great opportunity for you to get to know the other attendees (many coming from Interstate). Canapes will be provided at $35.00 and drinks will be at bar prices.

    SATURDAY SHOW OF EXCELLENCE AND MOTORSPORT AT SANDOWN RACECOURSE.

    Show of Excellence: Do you love to show off your vehicle? Well we have been fortunate enough to secure the area around Sandown Racecourse to host our Show of Excellence event. Commencing at 10am the judges will walk through the criteria and start the show! Prize packs have been provided by Meguire's and will be awarded to the category winners at the Sunday night presentation dinner.

    Entry is only $10.00 per car so it’s well worth entering!


    MOTORSPORT MANIA!

    That’s right, BMWCCV are excited to announce that Sandown Park Circuit, “The Home of Horsepower” will be all ours for the day!

    More details are to be released about the day, but for $275.00 you can have a ball (Please note Motorsport regulations do apply).


    SATURDAY NIGHT DINNER AND RIDES AT LUNA PARK.

    Saturday night you are in for a treat. The Committee has arranged for a night out at the famous Luna park at St Kilda! Only a short walk from the Novotel, enjoy a buffet style dinner at $55.00 at Luna Park followed by reliving your childhood with an unlimited ride package at $25.00.


    SUNDAY TOURING EVENT THROUGH THE TREE LINED HILLS OF THE YARRA VALLEY.

    Touring Event: A couple of options for today. An earlier start for those wanting to travel a bit further on a spirited drive or for those that want to go at a slower pace, a later start and a shorter trip to our luncheon destination at the RACV Country Club at Heasleville. Cost for lunch will be $50.


    SUNDAY NIGHT PRESENTATION DINNER TO BE HELD AT THE FAMOUS MCG.

    Sunday night it’s time to party. The formal presentation dinner is set in the Jim Stynes room at the iconic MCG, included is a tour of the National Sports Museum, a 3 course meal and drinks at $120.00. Prizes, presentations of awards and we expect to party on well into the night.

    MONDAY STAYER’S BRUNCH AT THE NOVOTEL ST KILDA OR SELF-DRIVE OPTION ALONG THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD.

    Stayer’s Brunch. For those that are not in a hurry to get on the road we have arranged a relaxing morning at the Novotel St Kilda where we can catch up and say our final goodbyes.

    Proudly sponsored by LIQUI-MOLY, Shannons & Southern BM

                     

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    REGISTER FOR ALL OR ANY SINGLE EVENT AT: https://www.ivvy.com.au/event/2019NATS


    • 20 Apr 2019
    • 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • 591-659 Princes Hwy, Springvale VIC 3171
       

    Sandown Supersprint   

    Round 2: BMWCCV Drivers Championship, Sat 20th April, 2019

    Round 3: BMWDCNSW 2019 Supersprint Championship, Sat 20th April, 2019

    Registrations close on 1st April 2019

    This SuperSprint event is part of the Easter LIQUI-MOLY BMW Clubs Australia Nationals long weekend, organized and hosted by the BMWCCV. 

    The Sandown Park Circuit, “The Home of Horsepower” will be all ours for the day!

    BMW Clubs from all over Australia can participate in this Supersprint.  It is a great opportunity for local and interstate BMW Clubs to drive at Sandown with limited traffic and enjoy interstate camaraderie. 

    Cost:  $275.00

    Registration:

    Go to the Liqui-Moly BMW Car Clubs Nationals 2019 booking site and book and pay for the SuperSprint there. 

    You can also purchase Tshirts and opt to attend other Nationals events.

    Proudly sponsored by LIQUI-MOLY  

    For Motorsport requirements and conditions for the day refer to the Supplementary Regulations.

    If you need to borrow a helmet for the day, BMWCCV has a limited number available. Please contact David Lumb to make arrangements prior to the event.

    Trailer parking

    Is available to BMWCA members at own risk. For location details and access times, email: motorsport@bmwccv.com.au

    Any questions call David Lumb 0409 535727


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    • 04 May 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • 591-659 Princes Hwy, Springvale VIC 3171
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    Defensive Road Safety

    Saturday 4th May 2019, Sandown

    Event description

    The Defensive Road Safety program aims to improve driver awareness for everyday road use to reduce the driver’s risk of being involved in road incidents.

    The format combines interactive classroom and controlled driving activities.

    The course will be limited to a maximum of 20 drivers.

    Exclusive discount pricing for BMWCCV Members:

    P Plate Drivers: $165 per driver

    L Plate and Adult Driver package: $250 per pair (both participate fully)

    Adult Driver: $250 per driver

    Prices include full catering.

    All vehicle types are welcome.

    For discount pricing, register on this BMWCCV events portal.

    Professional instructors

    The course will be a full day event conducted by Evolve Driving. 

    Evolve Driving are a professional organisation specialising in teaching a broad range of skills from beginners to advanced performance/racing techniques.

    For further details, see:

    https://www.evolvedriving.com.au/4th-may-sandown-defensive



    • 06 May 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Eastern Tyre Centre, 287 Canterbury Rd, Canterbury
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    MAY MEMBER’S MEETING

    6:30-8:30pm Monday 6th May 2019

    EASTERN TYRE CENTRE

    287 Canterbury Rd, Canterbury

    Come and join us for a Member’s Meeting and viewing over the new Eastern Tyre Centre facility at 287 Canterbury Rd, Canterbury, beside BM Tech including a demonstration of the amazing RoadForce Wheel Balancer from Hunter as well as a Product Technical Presentation on Continental Tyres by a Continental Representative.

     


    Eastern Tyre Centre is a new BestDrive centre located in Canterbury associated with BM Tech and was established to provide an even higher level of quality and value to their clients. They provide a wide range of tyre choice for a huge range of makes and models of car specialising in tyres for German cars.

    Fantastic door prizes have been made available to those members that register of a new set of Continental Tyres, Wheel Alignment, 4 Wheel RoadForce Balance, Car Care Kits and Eskies.

    Light refreshments will be provided on the night so please register to assist with catering purposes. 

        UPCOMING FOR YOUR CALENDAR      

    19-22 Apr 2019 - Easter - BMW Clubs Australia Nationals

    Reserve Easter 2019 for this massive biennial event. It will be based in St Kilda with a visit to the MCG and Motorsport at Sandown.

    Calling for expressions of interest for any volunteer helpers.

     http://www.bmwcanationals.com.au/

    Register for the event at https://www.ivvy.com.au/event/2019NATS

     


    • 29 May 2019
    • 7:45 AM
    • 17 Jun 2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Sandown, Phillip Island or Winton race circuits
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    Two Performance Driver Training options

    May 29th 2019 Phillip Island

    June 17th 2019 Winton 

    These premium quality Performance Driving training events focus on technique, skills and awareness improvements.

    Each driver will have 6 x 20 minute on track sessions which will include 3 in-car sessions with professional instructors from Evolve Driving.

    There will be a limited number of cars on the track at any one time to give drivers plenty of quality track time without too much traffic.

    BMWCCV are providing these events to its members at a significant 20% discount compared to the standard cost.

    Dates, circuits and BMWCCV discount pricing

    Phillip Island, Wednesday 29th May 2019 - $680, normally $850

    Winton, Monday 17th June 2019, $440, normally $550

    Driver Coaching Event Format

    ·         Pre and post session briefings

    ·         6 x 20 minute on track sessions

    ·         3 x 'in-car' instruction sessions

    ·          Maximum 10 to 12 cars per drive group

    ·          Minimal on-track traffic

    ·         Post event written driver evaluation

    ·         Coffee/Tea/Snacks, buffet lunch included

    ·         Garage hire (shared – 2 cars per garage) included.

    Participant requirements

    • Australian standards approved helmet
    • Car in road /track worthy condition
    • Max 75db strictly policed by venue staff
    • Passenger seat and harness (or suitable seat belts) for in car tuition
    • Suitable brake pad material and fluid for high performance driving
    • Standard road licence accepted

    Register and pay at this BMWCCV Events portal for discount pricing

    At the circuit on the day

    Arrive and sign in 7:45 to 8:00 am, Event starts 8:30 am

    Finish 5:00pm

    Half day and Track only sessions are available

    However, discounts do NOT apply and you will need to contact Evolve directly to book in to half day or track only sessions.

    About Evolve Driving

    Evolve Driving instructors are seasoned motorsport participants of varying levels including International and Supercars. Most have also completed a High Performance Driver Education certificate - a qualification becoming recognized worldwide as the benchmark for the Driver Training industry.

    Evolve Driving instructors are chosen not just for the race experience but for their ability to analyse, articulate and demonstrate optimum driving techniques.

    This is so much more than a track day, it's a great investment in your on track performance!

    Entries close on different dates for each circuit.

    Full payment is required on registration

    Please register on this BMWCCV event portal

    For any questions, please contact David Lumb at motorsport@bmwccv.com.au or 0409 535 727


    If you need to borrow a helmet, please contact us well prior to the event.



     



    • 08 Jun 2019
    • 9:30 AM
    • 10 Jun 2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Delux Cabins at the Horsham Riverside Caravan Park
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    BMW Car Club of Victoria

    'Silo Art Trail' Queen’s Birthday Weekend


    Saturday 8th - Monday 10th June 2019

    All Members, Family and Friends are invited to join us on the BMWCCV Queens Birthday long weekend tour to the North-West of Victoria to experience the Silo Art Trail.

    Visit a Pyrenees Winery along the way, all the Art Silos on the Trail, historic local attractions, museums & much more, including some fantastic driving roads to enjoy in your BMW!


    Deluxe fully self-contained cabin accommodation at Horsham Riverside Caravan park for 2 nights, lunches, dinners, breakfasts and tour entries @ $295.00/head twin share basis. Options for self caravan or camping available.


    MEETING POINT: Saturday 8th June, at Ballarat, location TBC. 9.30am for a 10.00am sharp departure.

    COST: Adults - $295 each, Kids (12 & Under) - $95 each.

    RSVP is essential and $50.00 deposit per person required before Friday 10th May 2019 with balance paid by Monday 27th May 2019.

    As numbers are limited, Bookings will be restricted to those members who are first to register with payment.


    All drinks, morning and afternoon teas at own cost.

    Any questions to Rod Smith, 0418 532610 or Val Smith, 0438 418378 merchandise@bmwccv.com.au

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         in loving memory of Jean Whelan

     

    • 03 Jul 2020
    • 25 Jul 2020
    • UK, Germany, Switzerland and Italy


    BMWCCV UK & Europe Tour 2020

    3rd - 25th July 2020

    All Members, Family and Friends are invited to join us for the BMW Trip of a Lifetime

    Highlights Include:


    Goodwood Festival of Speed, Silverstone F1 Grand Prix, tours of Aston Martin and Red Bull


    Visits to Bath, Blenheim Palace, Highclere Castle, Stratford Upon Avon and The Slaughters


    Mercedes and Porsche Museums and drive the Furka, Gotthard and Bernina Passes of Switzerland


    Mt Pilatus, Eagles Nest and of course BMW Welt, Museum, Classic Museum & Factory Tour

    Partner Programme as well as UK or Europe only options

    See detailed Itinerary here

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    Any questions and please register interest with Tony Whelan, 0418 509171

    by 31st March 2019

    events@bmwccv.com.au

       

Past events

22 Mar 2019 Sandown Performance Driver Training
13 Mar 2019 Australian Grand Prix Car Display 2019
04 Mar 2019 BMWCCV March Information Members Meeting
28 Feb 2019 Midweek Cruise to Lancefield Hotel
24 Feb 2019 RACV Classic Show Case 2019
17 Feb 2019 Sandown Supersprint - Entries close 8th February
11 Feb 2019 February Members Meeting
10 Feb 2019 Torquay Motor Show 2019
13 Jan 2019 BMWCCV January Claytons Members Meeting Cars & Coffee
08 Dec 2018 Come and Try at Phillip Island Race Circuit
02 Dec 2018 Christmas Party & Cruise
25 Nov 2018 Geelong Revival 2018
22 Nov 2018 Midweek Cruise to Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill
03 Nov 2018 Hepburn Happenings & Daylesford Drives 2018
18 Oct 2018 Midweek Cruise to Korumburra Austral Hotel
14 Oct 2018 Rob Roy SPEED HILLCLIMB at Christmas Hills
11 Oct 2018 Motorclassica Car Display
01 Oct 2018 October Members Meeting
22 Sep 2018 Cruise, Cavalcade, Cars and family fun at FREE Bendigo VACC Centennial day
15 Sep 2018 BMWCCV Cars & Coffee at Shannons - 40 Corporate Drv Heatherton
03 Sep 2018 September Members Meeting
01 Sep 2018 AROCA Sandown sprint round
26 Aug 2018 GERMAN AUTO SHOW Sunday August 26th
19 Aug 2018 Maling Road Autoclassico
16 Aug 2018 BMW Colouring-in Competition - prizes for children
06 Aug 2018 Prime Finish Car Care
04 Aug 2018 Car display at Winton Festival of Speed
22 Jul 2018 BMWCCV Winton Sprint Round 3
21 Jul 2018 Winton Performance Driver Practice Day
21 Jul 2018 Winton Performance Driver Training
14 Jul 2018 Yarra Ranges cruise and lunch at Butcher Shop Hotel in Bunyip
10 Jul 2018 Performance Academy Class
01 Jul 2018 Christmas in July
30 Jun 2018 AROCA Phillip Island sprint round
23 Jun 2018 Founders Dinner
17 Jun 2018 Cars & Coffee at Pier 35 Port Melbourne
09 Jun 2018 Queen’s Birthday Weekend Cruise to Port Fairy
09 Jun 2018 AROCA Winton sprint round
04 Jun 2018 June Members Meeting - BM Performance Centre
02 Jun 2018 Defensive Road Safety at Sandown Driver Training Area
19 May 2018 AROCA Sandown sprint round
12 May 2018 Shannons Nationals Show n Shine- win a hot lap with Steve Richards
10 May 2018 Tooborac midweek cruise
28 Apr 2018 Jamieson Autumn Festival Cruise
21 Apr 2018 Cars & Coffee
15 Apr 2018 2018 BMWCCV Go Kart Challenge
09 Apr 2018 April Members Meeting - Shannon's
30 Mar 2018 Royal Children's Hospital Good Friday Appeal
18 Mar 2018 BMWCCV Drivers Championship RND 1, Hill Climb
11 Mar 2018 Philip Island Historic Car Display
05 Mar 2018 SouthernBM Open Night - March Members Meeting
02 Mar 2018 Victorian Snowy Mountain Trip
25 Feb 2018 RACV Classic Show Case
12 Feb 2018 February Monthly Members Meeting - "e30 Reigster" launch
11 Feb 2018 Torquay Motor Show
14 Jan 2018 Coffee and Cars Morning Featuring E30's
03 Dec 2017 Christmas Picnic & Show of Excellence
26 Nov 2017 Geelong Revival
25 Nov 2017 Sandown Come and Try Day/Driver Training
07 Nov 2017 Cup Day Drive & Lunch with M8's with 8's
03 Nov 2017 Tour of Tasmania 2017