Events & Monthly Runs

 A7 REGISTER OF QUEENSLAND RUNS & EVENTS DETAILS – 2021 & 2022

“A7 Register Event” : An event or static display organized by a member of the A7 Register of Queensland Inc. (A7RQ). These events are authorised by the A7RQ which is affiliated with the Queensland Historic Motoring Council Inc.  A7RQ members participating in these events score points towards the Cam & Judy McCulloch Memorial Best Run Supporter Annual Trophy (CJMMBRSAT). An A7 Register Event may also be an event organized by another organization external to the A7RQ and sanctioned in advance at an A7 Monthly or Management Meeting as being eligible for points toward the CJMMBRSAT.

Points allocation (as per A7RQ Constitution): 2 points per Register Event if driving own Austin 7.   2 points if broken down in A7 on way to run starting point. 1 point per Register Event if driving a modern car. 1 point per Register Event if travelling as a passenger. 1 point per Register Event if driving another type of Veteran, Vintage or Historical car. 1 point per Register Event if driving another Association member’s Austin 7. 3 points per Register Event if attended by a country member – must reside 60km or more from the Brisbane G.P.O. 3 points per Register Event if organizing a Register Event and driving an Austin 7 or another car (these 3 points approved at an Austin 7 Management Meeting on 29/06/2014). Members attending Impromptu Events are not eligible for points toward the CJMMBRSAT.

“External Event” : An event or static display organized by an organization other than the A7RQ and at which A7RQ members may be invited to attend. Participation by A7RQ members is encouraged but participation in the event does not qualify A7RQ members to be allocated points towards the CJMMBRSAT.  Members attendance at these events in their A7, is sanctioned by A7RQ.

Impromptu Event” : Is one in which a financial individual A7RQ member, with SIVS Registration, makes a formal request to the A7RQ to initiate a Club Event, at short notice, using their A7.  This Impromptu Event is not an event presently authorised by the A7RQ or listed in “Events” on the A7RQ website.  Refer to “About Us” on this website for A7RQ Impromptu Event Application Procedure.

RUN CANCELLATION :  Please note that if there is any doubt that an A7RQ Run may be cancelled due to an extreme weather event or any other reason, please ring the Run Organizer for that particular Run or the A7RQ Run Coordinator, Neil: 0431 067 909, early in the morning of the Run for confirmation prior to setting out to the start point.

LATE TO START POINT:  If you are attending an A7RQ Run and you are going to be late to the start point, please ring Neil or the particular Run organizer before the published start time.

RUN UPDATES:  Be sure to check a particular A7RQ event on this website closer to Run time for any alterations, additions, updates or changes.

MEMBERSHIP CARD: For members with cars on Concessional registration, it is recommended that while on all Events and Runs, you carry your current Membership Card along with any information about the event you are attending.  It will be necessary to produce this information if you are confronted, for any reason, by a member of the Police Force while participating in an Event.

FIRST AID & FIRE EXTINGUISHER:  While on Club Runs and Events, it is recommended that members carry with them a First Aid Kit (including burn cream) and a Fire Extinguisher for use in the event of any mishap. 


2021:


Sunday 12th December 2021:

A7 Register December Event:  A7 Club Christmas Lunch to be held at the Carindale Clubrooms and is to commence at 11.00am.  Food (Ham, Chicken, Salads & Desert) will be provided but drinks (hot or cold), cutlery, plates & cups etc. are BYO.  As this is an A7 Register event, members are encouraged to wear their name tag & mask and drive their A7. RSVP Robyn Clark by 1 December – Ph. 3800 1965  or Email.


2022:

 


Friday 14th January 2022:

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 7.45pm at Clubroom, Carindale.


Sunday 16th January 2022:

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

A7 Register January Event:  A7 Club New Year Party.   The New Year Party for 2022 will be Breakfast commencing at 8am and is to be held at the Colmslie Hotel, corner Wynnum & Junction Roads, Morningside.  Members attending are to pay individually for their breakfast.  If required, a menu can be viewed on line prior to the Breakfast.  A New Year Raffle will be conducted on the day.  Members are to notify Robyn (Ph: 3800 1965  or Email:  doug_robynclark@bigpond.com) no later than 30 December 2021 if they are attending.  As this is an A7 Reg. Event, members are encouraged to wear their nametag and drive their A7.  Ample parking is available on site.


Saturday 22nd to Sunday 23rd January 2022:

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED

External Event:  Allora Heritage Weekend, organised by Warwick Veteran & Vintage Vehicle Club, to be held at the Allora Show Grounds.  $10/person/day.  For more information phone: 07 4666 3693 or 0408 674 634


Wednesday (Australia Day) 26th January 2022:

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

A7 Register January Event:  Redlands Coast Australia Day Event organized by BVRC commencing with vehicle entry from 6am and Complimentary Breakfast, tea & coffee from 7am at Ormiston State School.  BYO chairs & cups.  Raffles are drawn at around 10am.  Runs commence around 10.30am through the Redlands Coast  – finishing with a BYO Lunch in a park at completion of your chosen run.  For more details or contact Steve on 0411 516 122.  A7 members to make own arrangements re travel etc.  All attending will need to be double vaccinated and follow Qld Govt Covid conditions of entry.


Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th February 2022:

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED

External Event:  49th Annual DDVVMC Toowoomba Swap Meet to take place at the Toowoomba Show Grounds.  Open to public from 6am both days.  The Swap Meet closes at 6pm Saturday & 12pm Sunday.  Admission is $15/person on Saturday & $5/person on Sunday.  Parking is free.  For further details contact Swap Co-ordinator, Bill Shepherd, ph. 0499 990 622.


Friday 11th February 2022:

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 7.45pm at Clubroom, Carindale.


Sunday 13th February 2022: 

A7 Register February Event:  Librarian’s Valentine’s Day Run.   This event, organised by Lindsay & Sharon will commence from the Carindale Clubrooms Carpark at 9am.  The run will stop for a BYO Morning Tea and terminate at the Wynnum residence of our hosts, Lindsay & Sharon, where a sausage sizzle (sausage & bread) lunch will be supplied.  Members attending Lunch are to BYO other food (if required), drinks, plates, cutlery and seats.  A7s will be parked in the front yard or as directed. 


Friday 11th March 2022:

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 7.45pm at Clubroom, Carindale.


Sunday 13th March 2022:

A7 Register March Event:   A7 Club President’s Run.  This event, organised by President Steve will commence at 9am from Centenary Pool Carpark.  More details to follow.


Sunday 27th March 2022:

External Event:  35th Annual Ormiston Swap Meet organised by the Bayside Vehicle Restorers Club to be held at Ormiston State School commencing at 6am and concluding at 12noon.  Pedestrian entry: $5.  Information & Bookings contact Steve 0411 516 122.  All attending will need to be double vaccinated and follow Qld Govt Covid conditions of entry.


Saturday 2nd April 2022:

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 9.30am at Clubroom, Carindale.  (This meeting has been brought forward to accommodate the National Rally.)


Saturday 9th April to Thursday 14th April 2022:

A7 Register Event:  National A7 Rally to be held in Warrnambool, Victoria in 2022 to celebrate 100 years of Austin 7s.  More information about this event will be published as it becomes available and will also be on the A7 Website.  For enquiries email: 2022rallyinfo@gmail.com  Members are to make their own arrangements re. Registration, Accommodation, Travel etc.


May 2022:

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

External Event:  Darling Downs Veteran & Vintage Motor Club 52nd Anniversary Celebration (incorporating the QHMC Southern Qld Rally).  Celebration to be held in Toowoomba, Queensland.  For more information/registration phone:  0400 163 703 or (07) 463 3181.


Friday 13th May 2022:

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 7.45pm at Clubroom, Carindale.


Saturday 21st May 2022:

A7 May Event:  Our Club has been invited to attend the Heritage Truck Association Annual Truck Show at Rocklea showgrounds.  Further details will be forthcoming.


Saturday 21st to Sunday 22nd May 2022:

External Event:  Heritage Truck Association Annual Truck Show at Rocklea Showgrounds.  Gates open 8am to 5pm on Saturday & 8am to 3pm Sunday.  For more information contact Robyn  ph. 3800 1965.


Friday 10th June 2022:

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 7.45pm at Clubroom, Carindale.


Sunday 19th June 2022:

 A7 Register June Event:  RACQ Motorfest. Static display from 10am to 3pm at Brisbane Showgrounds.  A7 members may wish to meet at Centenary Pool Carpark for departure to Motorfest “British” entry point.  Members may also independently travel to venue. Members to make own arrangements re. Registration.


??? Sunday 19th June 2022:

External Event:  Our A7 Club has been invited to attend the VCCQ Annual Concourse D’Elegance to be held at Sherwood Arboretum from 9am to 1pm on 26 June 2022.  For details contact VCCQ.  Members are to arrange their own travel etc. for this event.


??? Sunday 19th June 2022:

External Event:  Our Club has been invited to a Car Show & Family Fun Day organised by the Sunnybank Hills Rotary Club.  Event is to be held at the Mt Gravatt Show Grounds.  Entry is $5, kids free.  For more information refer to this website:  http://www.sbhrotary.org.au/


 Wednesday 22nd to Monday 27th June 2022:

 A7 Register Event:  Sunny Coast Run.  Our A7 members, Trev & Bev McCulloch (ph. 0409 637 290), have volunteered to organise an away A7 event on the Queensland Sunshine Coast.  The 6 day event will use the Sunshine Coast Antique Car Club, Room at Nambour Showgrounds, as headquarters for the event. Preliminary details of this event and accommodation options are now posted on our website in ‘Sunny Coast Run’.      


Friday  8th July 2022:

A7 Register General Meeting commencing at 7.45pm at Clubroom, Carindale.


Sunday 10th  July 2022:

A7 Register July Event:  Details of this Run to be announced shortly


??? Sunday 16th July 2022:

External Event: Noosa Beach Classic Car Show 2022.  This 34 year static display event is to be held on Sunday 16 July 2022 at McKinnion Drive Sports Complex, Noosa.  This is an all models car show.  For more information log onto www.noosacarclub.com.au  Members who wish to attend are to make their own arrangements re. registration, travel, accommodation etc.


Tuesday 19th to Sunday 24th July 2022:

A7 Register July Event:  The UK Austin Seven Clubs’ Association is holding a week of festivities to celebrate 100 years of Austin Sevens.  The UK 2022 Austin 7 Centenary Celebration will be located at the Fire Services College, Moreton-in Marsh, Gloucestershire, UK, in July 2022.  Austin 7 enthusiasts from all over the world are expected to attend and it is anticipated that the culmination will be a rally of over 1,000 Austin Sevens. 

For more information refer to our A7 Website or log onto the official ‘Austin Seven Centenary Celebration’ Website:  https://a7centenary.com


Wednesday 7th to Sunday 11th September 2022:

External Event:  As the AOA in NSW earlier this year has been cancelled, the VAR (Vic) and the AMVC (Qld) are proposing a Mini AOA based in Albury /Wodonga from Wednesday 7th September to Sunday 11th September 2022. If you are interested in attending please email John Blythe at  jrb.12@bigpond.com and also CC kparker@bigpond.net.au so that they know how many members are interested in attending. This will help plan how members might travel together for those interested.  More information about this event is on our A7 Website in ‘Austins over Australia’. A7 Members are to make own arrangements re. Registration, Accommodation, Travel etc.


 

Neil Thyer – A7 Reg. Qld Webmaster and Runs & Events Coordinator    (ph 0431 067 909)  

Updated: 21.01.2022