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This list will be updated as details of events are finalised and new events are added. Members are advised to refer to the list from time to time.
• For full info (including full 2018 events calendar) and event-updates regarding Killarney Raceway, please visit their website www.wpmc.co.za
• For all regular Club events, please contact the club at (email@example.com ) directly.
• Owners/Managers of good eateries/wine estates/”interesting places to visit”/etc who would like to suggest or host an event for the Club, are cordially invited to contact : Dr Uys van Zÿl at firstname.lastname@example.org
• Club Members are at all times encouraged to contact the Club with suggestions. Simply call Dr Uys van Zÿl. He’s that friendly chap with the sticker in the rear window of his Porsche that proudly proclaims “MY OTHER CAR IS A MAZDA MX-5!
January 28: Uys van Zÿl is taking us to the Postcard Café in the Jonkershoek Valley for breakfast. Only limited numbers can be accommodated!
February 10 to 11: It’s the George Old Car Show and Members wishing to attend and/or display their MX-5’s are requested to contact Uys van Zÿl directly at email@example.com.
February 25: Vic and Carol Els: with it still being summer and with the ever-growing popularity of breakfast runs, Vic and Carol are taking us to the popular Backsberg Estate for breakfast. Expect a special menu and a special price for Members!
March 25: Bernie and Joanita Koch are taking us on the first long-ish drive of the year: we are visiting Louis and Desiree Steyn’s very popular One Wine Bar and Bistro in picturesque Riebeek Casteel.
April 1: Roger Röbeck’s first motoring memorabilia inspired “flea market” at Killarney Raceway held undercover in New Pits area.
April 29: MAIN EVENT: Reece and Natalie Milne are taking us brewery crawling. Bring your own “regmakers”!
April 29: It’s the Knysna Motor Show and Members wishing to attend and/or display their MX-5’s should contact Uys van Zÿl directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
May 27: Over Clarence Drive - one of the World’s most scenic drives ever - to one of our, most favourite eateries: Bistro 365 in Pringle Bay!
June 17: Franschhoek Motor Museum is offering a special for Father’s Day: entry is FREE for Dad, Mom pays R80-00. Prior booking is essential - contact Bernie direct (email@example.com) to secure your spot. (Please note - this outing does not affect our planned regular outing of the 24th June)
June 24: Barry and Di Morris are taking us to a winery in the Peninsula. Expect a scenic drive and good cuisine!
July 29: Richard and Hazel Carolin are taking us over Hell’s Hoogte Pass and after that bit of excitement, it’s lunch at “Muratie”.
August 26: Keith and Fiona Dexter have planned a dream drive, taking in i.a. Franschhoek Pass, with lunch in Grabouw.
September 23: A special date for Members who cannot always attend our regular month-end outings! Paul Burger and Soné Mouton will introduce us to one of their fave eateries, the renowned Long Table Restaurant in Stellenbosch.
October 28: Bernie and Joanita Koch have planned a good bit of open road exercise for our cars with lunch at the popular Die Hut in Moorreesburg.
November 25: Gerald and Jocelyn Poswell
December : December would traditionally have been reserved for our AGM but, this year and by popular demand, the AGM has been moved to 20th January 2019. Full details to follow!
January 13: Street Car Track Day.
February 3: Passion for Speed event.
February 17: Power Series. (Round 1)
March 3: Drag Racing.
March 10: Power Series. (Round 2)
March 24: Super GP. (Motorcycles)
April 7: Drag Racing.
April 14: Street Car Track Day.
April 21: Extreme Festival. (National Event)
May 19: Power Series. (Round 3) (Includes Killarney 4 hour Enduro)
May 26: Street Car Track Day.
June 2: Drag Racing.
June 3: Market day postponed to July 1st.
June 9: Power Series. (Round 4)
June 23: Street Car Track Day.
July 1: Join us at Killarney for our Winter Market on Sunday 3 June. Situated at the New Pits facility, the FAMILY orientated fun day will boast mouth-watering food, indoor and outdoor kids activities such as pedal kart rides, in a safe environment. Loads of free, secure parking, great craft stalls, clothing, second hand car sales, boot sales and more. Sit back and enjoy live music while sipping on great local craft beer and wine. Why not bring your bicycle and cycle our race track, or even get your jogging shoes on, then sit back and enjoy the market with us! The market runs from 10:00 to 15:00.
July 14: Power Series (Round 5)
July 21: Drag Racing.
July 28: Street Car Track Day.
August 4: Rally Cross and Drifting.
Thursday August 9: (National Women’s Day) Power Series. (Round 6)
August 11: Street Car Track Day.
August 18: Drag Racing.
September 1: Power Series (Round 7)
September 8: Drag Racing.
September 15: Extreme Festival (National Event)
October 6: Street Car Track Day.
October 13: Drag Racing.
October 20: Power Series (Round 8)
November 4: Killarney Motor Show.
November 24 and 25: FIA WRX - International Event.
December 1: SA Historic Grand Prix.
December 8: Street Car Track Day.
December 15: 8 Hour Motorcycle Enduro.