Portland all british day one

We had a great day travelling to Portland. All 8 cars made it and we saw no rain. We picked up our packages at the speedway, spent some time cleaning the cars and grabbed some food before bed. Everyone is looking forward to the Saturday car show.

Vancouver Island Gathering and English Car Affair in the Park

hogan tGood Day to all of you,
What a great weekend, hope you had an opportunity to get out and enjoy some of the events.
Here is more information on the
Vancouver Island Gathering event:
It will be in support of Children’s Heath Foundation of Vancouver Island
When: Sunday 15 September 2013 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where Queen Alexandra grounds  – 2400 Arbutus Road
Registration: Must pre-register by 31 August 2013 – No on-site Registration
Cost: $25.00
Hosted by: German Auto Import Network (GAIN)
Pre-register and receive:
Vancouver Island Motor Gathering Show Plaque
Lunch Voucher
Professional Photograph of you and your vehicle on the day of the show
Participant Lanyard
Prime Vehicle Placement
Check out the Event pre-register web page at:
If you just want to look at the cars and not have a vehicle entered, It will be admission by donation of at least $2.00
A reminder to all you folks that we are invited to the English Car Affair in the Park Held September 7 and 8.  The car show is on Sunday 8 September.   Check out the attachments for al the info. If you get your registration form to Kim Parker by August 31, you will be entered to win a weekend for two at the Galiano Inn.
Terry (aka Da Prez!)

Quick Update: Event Stuff and August 15 Club Meeting

hogan t



Hi Everyone, I have some new stuff to tell you about:

1. Horticultural Centre of the Pacific 10 – 11 August 2013 (Sat & Sun). There is a special event being held at the Horticultural Centre of the Pacific 10 – 11 August 2013 (Sat & Sun). Cars should be in place around 10 am as the show starts at 11 am each day and there is a Parade of cars at the end of the day around 4:40 pm. You can attend one or both days, your choice.  You can sign up ahead of time on the page through this link: 

http://hcp.ca/antiques-3/   or arrive on the day as well.   Bring a chair and an umbrella.  Food and refreshments are available, but you can also bring your own  and enjoy a very good show.  Your car is your price of admission.

 2.       Thursday, 15 August 2013  Monthly Meeting – Doug and Merville are inviting us to their home for the meeting.  It commences at 7 pm-ish.  We will be discussing the upcoming Poker Run, the unveiling of a new mini to the Hall family, and other items of interest.  Here is the address:

IMG_5961Doug and Merville Hall

10287 Bowerbank Rd. in  Sidney.  First right turn after the lights at Beacon Ave. travelling North on the Pat Bay Hwy. (#17 for those from off the Island!)

 Hope to see you there and once again, if you have any thing you would like to discuss, you can do so at the meeting or through the Club’s website Forum http://victoriaminis.com/forum/?mingleforumaction=viewforu.0m&f=17