Coming Events in the JCCT

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Ian Cummins Memorial Run – VENUE CHANGE
Jan 27 all-day


Because of the uncertainty regarding the fire situation in the highlands, it has been decided to postpone Miena as the destination for the Ian Cummins Run.  Instead, the event will be to JJ’s Bakery at Campbell Town.  The outside deck area has been reserved for us.

This will be a combined North – South event as has been in the past.

Southerners leave from Granton Park at 10.00am

Northerners meet at the National Auto Museum at 10.00; we will grab a coffee then leave about 11.00.

RSVP to  Chris on 0412 289 182  or  Martin on 6393 1749 by 20th January 2019.

Southern Cat Chat – 1st Monday
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm


The monthly Cat Chat is held at the new Shannons meeting room, at 212-218 Murray Street in Hobart.   The meeting room is up the lane from Murray Street, behind the Shannons office.  As we are unable to leave the door open, please continue up the lane a little more, and knock loudly on the roller doors and we will let you in.

Any queries please ring a Committee Member.

Car Enthusiasts Mid-Week Monthly Drive & Lunch – South – February 2019
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am

Meet at the Rivulet Cafe, bottom of Anglesea St. Sth Hobart, 11am.
Depart 11.30 for lunch after a drive.

The drives for 2019 will be on the first Wednesday of each month commencing February – you may wish to diarise these now.

February – Wednesday 6th      Details to be emailed to you no later than 1 February

March – Wednesday 6th

April – Wednesday 3rd     Could be an overnighter

May – Wednesday 1st

June – Wednesday 5th

July – Wednesday 3rd

August – Wednesday 7th

September – Wednesday 4th

October – Wednesday 2nd

November – Wednesday 6th

December – Wednesday 4th

With best wishes and safe motoring.

Wayne (white MGA)

Phone: 0408 388 881


Shearwater and Don River Steam Train
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am

Shearwater and Don River Steam Train

Launceston members to meet-up at NAMT at 09:30. Depart for a wonderful drive to Deloraine (maybe take the old highway?) to our second meeting point at Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm (10:45am).

Stay for a coffee and a chat, before moving on to view Reliquaire (Latrobe). Move on to lunch at Shearwater Resort “Waves Restaurant”.

Finally, “icing on the cake” will be to finish the day on the Don River Railway.

RSVPs and more details from Barry Reynolds for details on 6362 4460 or


Monthly Midweek Lunch Run – North – 2nd Thursday Each Month
Feb 14 @ 11:15 am – 4:00 pm

Monthly midweek lunch run for JCCT members.
Assemble at NAMT Carpark, Launceston at 11.15hrs.
Victoria’s Cafe in The Park for morning coffee.
1hr. drive to lunch venue. Venue and route instructions will be issued on the day.
RSVPs are essential for catering purposes to Gordon Barnard on 0414 903 791.

Dates:  Second Thursday of each month

Salmon Ponds Run – DEFERRED
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am


Due to clashes with other southern events, the run to Salmon Ponds will be deferred to a date to be determined.

Salmon ponds run

Meet at Verve Café old beach, 1 Radius Drive Old Beach, at 9am for 9.30 departure for a picturesque riverside drive to Salmon Ponds.

Admission to the ponds $8 per person and morning tea in the café at menu prices.

Departing the ponds heading to Westerway for lunch at the Possum Shed on the Tyenna river.

Following Ellendale road via Meadow Bank dam to Hamilton for afternoon tea and garden tour of Prospect Villa, admission $5 per person

Rsvp to Chris 0412289182 txt or call on or before Tuesday 12/2/19

Deloraine Street Car Show
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Deloraine Street Car

Show Come and see the Main Street and riverbank of Deloraine come alive with hundreds of amazing vehicles, live music, family entertainment and our amazing local shops and eateries open for business!

Make sure to put the date in your diary as it’s going to be a day not to miss. Why not make a weekend of it and come and check out all that Deloraine has to offer!

Northern Cat Chat – Last Friday of each month
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm

Come along and catch up with JCCT members and have a chin-wag.

Veteran Car Club Rooms, 67 Lawrence Vale Road, Launceston. (Bike centre.) All welcome. Last Friday of the month. 

Any questions call Martin on 03 6393 1749.

Deadline for State Rally Registrations
Mar 1 all-day

Friday 1 March is the absolute deadline for receipt of registrations for this year’s State Rally at Beauty Point.  Don’t miss out!

See the State Rally page for the all important registration form and information sheet.

Shannons All Japanese Car and Bike Show
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Shannons All Japanese Car and Bike Show – Parliament House Lawns – Hobart

For full details, see All Japanese Poster (tassy) 2019