Presidents Report

President’s Message – July 2019

Sadly, we have lost another Club member and an iconic genius and engineer at that. With the passing of Vern Dalton, we have lost yet another highly skilled inventor / engineer who fortunately has passed his incredible skills onto his son, but this sadly is not always the case. Many gifted people often take their…

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President’s Message – June 2019

In March 2021 our Club will be celebrating it’s 50th Anniversary. 2021 sounds a long way off but in reality it’s less than 2 years away, but based on the way time seems to fly by, it will be no time at all before the grand occasion arrives. In keeping with tradition, we will be…

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President’s Message – May 2019

If I say so myself, I think the Maffra Kennedy Memorial Rally was enjoyed by all in attendance. Although the intent of the Rally was to commemorate Ian & Jan Kennedy’s remarkable 10 Gippsland Classic Rallies which obviously brought a sombre mood to the weekend at times, I believe Ian & Jan would have expected…

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Vice President’s Message – April 2019

Congratulations to Paul Clayton and Richard Mason on organising a very successful Pub and Grub Ride in February. There were some 24 participants on 22 bikes, with quite a few of the bikes being classics. The Tungamah Hotel was a very interesting destination Over the years it has been built over a huge water well…

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President’s Message – March 2019

Important notice to all members. To avoid unnecessary delays in having your CPS renewals signed or your new CPS applications processed, it is necessary to send your documents to the correct person at the correct PO Box. Too many members are still sending their documents to Ray Isles or others to the Club’s PO Box.…

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President’s Message – February 2019

Happy New Year to all members and their families of our great Club. 2019 as previous years will be jam packed with a variety of Club rides and events for members to participate in and enjoy the fellowship that comes with our shared passion for classic motorcycles. On Saturday 15th December last year a small…

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President’s message – part 2

  Will you know when it’s time to stop riding? To some the following will be a taboo subject for discussion or even thinking about – I get that, however I have been giving this a lot of thought and considering my age and the average age of my Club riding mates I think we…

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President’s Message – December 2018

As another year draws to a close it only seems like yesterday that we enjoyed the Inverloch Rally way back in March – unbelievable how quickly the year has gone. Some Club members during the past year have experienced poor health and others have lost loved ones, we wish these members & their families best…

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President’s Message – November 2018

Members who attended the Ride and Ruffit Rally hosted by the Bendigo Historic Motorcycle Club over the weekend of 13 & 14 of October will I’m sure echo my sentiments when I declare the event a great success. The event was well attended by our members & we were joined by a small group from…

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Vice President’s Message – October 2018

President Ian has asked me to write the President’s (Vice President’s) message this month, just to give a different perspective on things, so here goes. I am pleased to inform you that, with the blessing of Ian and Jan Kennedy’s children, we have named the upcoming Maffra Rally, the Maffra Kennedy Memorial Rally 2019. The…

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