2011 Events



The MR2 club Australia has a “National” meet every 2 years and next year (2011) is the Victorian branch’s pleasure to host it. If you have any ideas as to what / where / when? please send your ideas to us.

Date: Friday 30th  September / Monday 3rd  October
Start point: around Bright
Start time: ?TBD

Details: TBA


Run details “Cars of the world” – http://www.carsoftheworld.com.au/index.htm

Date: 30th January 2011
Start point: Wheelers Hill Hotel car park
Start time: 8:30am for a 9:00 start

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Strawberry run down the peninsula

When: Sunday 27 Feb
Meet point: 11am for 11.15am departure at Frankston Yacht Club car park on Nepean Hwy
Route: Down around the bay for lunch at Portsea Hotel or similar and then to the Strawberry Farm where you can taste, pick your own or just purchase from the wide variety.

Run details see March


Run details – It will be the 1st weekend of March. Joining the Wodonga Historic Car club in Beechworth – “right click & save as” the flyer.

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Date: Saturday 5th March to Sunday 6th March
Start point: possibly Lilydale
Start time: early!!! its about a 3 1/2 hour drive.


Run details

Date: 24th April 2011
Start point: ?
Start time: ?

May 2011

“Through the Forest”

Date: May 29th
Start point:
Mc Donald’s corner of Mickelham Road and International Drive
Start time: 09.45 am for a 10.15 departure.

Lunch at the Gordon Hotel.



Run details – Fed Square – “Show n Shine”

Date: 26th June 2011
Start point: Fed Square, Russell Court (extension or Russell St), near Flinders St.
Start time: 10:30am, move into position at 10:45am. Display from 11:00am to 2:30pm


Run details – west side story

We’ll be heading Northwest to the Brisbane Ranges, but this one will be different to previous recent runs we’ve done in this area and travelling some new territory, concluding with lunch at the Lara Hotel.

Date: 31st July 2011
Start point:
Mcdonald’s Deer Park.
Start time: 9:45am


Annual general meeting

All positions will be declared vacant at the AGM, so if you are interested in a position or just being on the committee please put yourself forward.

Date: Friday 29th July 2011
Start point: Mulgrave Country Club, cnr Wellington road & Jells Road
Start time: 7pm for dinner in the Bistro, 8pm AGM in a private room

August 2011

August Trivia run

Are you ready for a trivia based event? Really its an observation trivia event. questions will be asked about stuff you should see on the route.

  • Date: 28th August 2011
  • Start point: Maccas cnr Maroondah Hwy & Springvale Road
  • Start time: 9:30am for a staggered start from around 10am
  • Run Distance: Don’t know yet?
  • Details: Cars will be sent off at about 2 minute intervals with instructions and some observation questions on the route.
  • Destination: To be confirmed on the day

Contact for details: events@mr2club.com.au


Run details: nationals

Calling all MR2s throughout Australia.



  • Centred around Bright in Victoria.  Negotiations are underway for a Motel of choice.




  • Friday 30 September: Arrive and Registration.
  • Saturday 1 October: AM Arrive and Registration.
  • Saturday 1 October: PM Bright Tourist Highlights, (their spring festival has just finished so the flowers should still be out) or “Drive through the High Country”.
  • Saturday 1 October: Evening: MR2 Nationals 2011 Dinner.
  • Sunday 2 October: Tarmac Rally  –  details to be confirmed later.
  • Monday 3 October: Winton Raceway for a full day of practice. http://www.wintonmotorraceway.com.au/home/


We are hoping to get as many MR2s to this event as possible to break 64, the Australian Record for “MR2s in One Place”.  So tell all your friends about the MR2 Nationals 2011 in Bright, Victoria.  Spread the word.  Let’s make this event one to be talked about for many years to come.


Stay tuned for more information as it comes to hand.


Presented by the MR2 Owners’ Club of Australia (VIC Branch) Inc.
Another MR2 Club event for your enjoyment.


Please contact events@mr2club.com.au for further details.


Run details: possibly to Haunted Hills to spectate

Date: 30th October 2011
Start point: TBD
Start time: TBD


Run details: short run and Christmas party

Date: 27th November 2011
Start point: ?
Start time: ?


Run details

Date: ??th December 2011
Start point: ?
Start time: ?