East-West trip

Hank Verwoert’s East-West trip begins on 14 July but some of the entrants are on their way already. After all, it’s a long way to the start in Cairns. The trip will finish in Busselton on 8 August. Good luck to all taking part, particularly Hank, who celebrates his birthday on 13 July.

203-403 gearbox mounts

Keith Boyd, who was on the Redex Rerun, has found someone who is prepared to rerubber the 203/403 rear gearbox mounts, cost around $120. If you are interested, contact me on ewal7731@bigpond.net.au and I’ll pass on numbers to Keith. Graham Wallis

Redex Rerun recap on Australia All Over

Regular listeners to Australia All Over on ABC radio on Sunday mornings will know that Ian Hampton from Cooma has been keeping Macka up to date with progress on the Redex Rerun. This Sunday, 23 June, Ian and Phip Challinor from Sydney will be in the studio with Macka for a long chat about their … Read more

Voyage Petit on Saturday

Saturday’s Voyage Petit is a drive to an unusual restaurant at Aireys Inlet, on the beautiful Great Ocean Road. Meet at 9.30 at the McDonald’s just off the Princes Freeway, Laverton (Extit 14). About 10am head west down the freeway, take the Geelong bypass and head for Anglesea (not Torquay). The town after Anglesea is … Read more

Redex Rerun nears the end

The 60th Anniversary Redex Rerun is almost finished. The cars leave Tumut on Friday 7 June for Canberra. On Saturday 8 June they drive to Marulan for a recreation of the 1953 horror stretch, then continue on to the finish at Peugeot’s headquarters in western Sydney, after which there will be a presentation dinner at … Read more

PCCV Update

The Redex Rerun field is heading for Stawell today and will be in Ballarat tomorrow from about 11am. If you can get there, go to Windmill Drive on Lake Wendouree. Tomorrow night they will be at Shepparton. There is a clip from Channel Nine news in Brisbane on the blog. http://redexrerun.wordpress.com/ And YouTube has a … Read more