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MX-5 Club Track Day - round 7

20 October 2021 / Ian Combes

Spots available for the 7th November track day!

Illawarra Chapter in 2020-21: The Year in Review

16 October 2021 / Adele Weatherall

This time last year we were coming out of Covid, then we enjoyed a brief respite before being locked down again in July until mid-October. The pandemic did not stop our Chapter from enjoying friendship and travelling around in our little cars for quite a while.

The logo of the Mazda MX-5 Club of NSW, approved by members on 27th August 2003

Notification of 2021 Annual General Meeting

17 September 2021 / Words by Phil Donnelley

Notice is hereby given that the 2021 Annual General Meeting of Members of the Mazda MX-5 Club of NSW Incorporated will be held on Friday 22nd October 2021 commencing at 7:30pm. The meeting will take the form of an online virtual meeting using Zoom.

NatMeet 2020 Slide 1 v3

Cancellation of NatMeet 2022

14 September 2021 / Words by Wesley Hill

We were set to go in April 2020. Then covid arrived. We postponed to April 2021, but covid stopped that again. We hoped for April 2022, but sadly that is now impossible too. Read on for more explanation.

Mazdas at Mogo - Take 2

05 September 2021 / Story: Kerry Warner; Photos: Anda Clayton

With only the South Coast not in lockdown, how long can it last. Make hay while the sun shines and have a day at the zoo and lunch with friends.

Canberra Chapter Christmas in July

28 August 2021 / Words by Rod Nicholas. Pictures by Rod Nicholas and Lili Chi

The latest Covid-19 restrictions and general uncertainty about travelling to regional centres had led to a rethink. A jiggle to the plans was needed.

The Wednesday Pub Run

23 August 2021 / Words by Steve Wakeling. Pictures by Rod & Maryanne Nicholas

Steve leads a bunch of cars on a pre-lunch trip, totally within the ACT, on some of Canberra’s best MX-5 roads. Just the right thing to get us in the mood for a nosh-up at the George Harcourt Inn (or as Steve puts it 'the only real Pub in the ACT').

Committee Confidential August 2021

09 August 2021

August Committee News

XMS in JULY in Armidale

08 August 2021 / Jillian McDonnell

A winters run to Armidale for Xmas

MX-5 Club Motorsport is on hold

28 July 2021 / Words by Ian Combes

No MX-5 Club motorsport for August and September.

Bulga Tavern

25 July 2021 / Written by: Rob Emmett

We were going to the Wyong Milk Factory, but Covid restrictions meant a right turn at Wollombi.

Bastille Day Bash

19 July 2021 / Story: Chris Fondum and Dace Abolins; Photos: Anda Clayton

COVID played havoc with the numbers but a delicious dining experience awaited those of us who could escape to the High Country.

Dam this place is gorgeous!

16 July 2021 / Story: Sharon Legovich, Photos: David Gazzard

Mangrove Creek Dam Run. 26th June 2021

Pheasant Wood track day - photo by Rob Wilko 22 Mar 2020

Club Track Day Round 4 is open for entries

30 June 2021 / Ian Combes

Round 4 of the 2021 Motorsport championship has been rescheduled to the 11th July.

Cherry Tree Hill Winery

30 June 2021 / Words: Robyn Simms. Photos: Robert Simms

Runs to wineries always seem to be well attended, probably because of the beautiful scenery that we travel through to get there ....

CHRISTMAS in JULY in JUNE

30 June 2021 / Words: Adele Weatherall; Photos: Senia Gaunson

MX-5 Illawarra Chapter have applied for an extra month of the year to be inserted, aptly named Juneuly. It will avoid any confusion as to which month to have our Christmas mid year celebration.

Goonoo Goonoo Station Run

27 June 2021 / Jill McDonnell

A trundle to Nundle via Goonoo Goonoo

COVID-19 Update 23 June 21

23 June 2021

COVID-19 Update

Batemans Bay Museum

22 June 2021 / Story: Bill Short; Photos: Anda Clayton

A beautiful Winter's day for a drive down the coast, new members to meet, visiting members to entertain, a surprisingly interesting museum and finishing with a fine lunch. Another great MX5 day out.

Driver Training Day # 1 for 2021

17 June 2021 / Ian Combes

The first post-COVID-19 Driver Training Day is on July 11!