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16 Oct 2020

Patron’s Run 2020

Part A by Bob & Lyn Hunter 18 cars and 36 people left the clubrooms in the beautiful sunshine and crisp air, just the sort of day you enjoy taking your old car for a spin. We
24 Sep 2020

Drive-it Day

Drive your Old Car Day, Tuesday September 1st. September 1st is recognised as the first day of Spring so it is an ideal time to bring your historic vehicle out of winter hibernation. This year it was
27 Jul 2020

The Anytime Run

Since the Auto Collectors Club of Murray Bridge (ACCMB) last met as a group at their Johnstone Park Clubrooms (JPC) March 7th seems like an eternity.It is now 4 months since the ACCMB members have enjoyed an
27 Mar 2020


Sunday morning March 8th was a perfect autumn morning with clear blue skies and an estimated temperature for the day in the mid twenties. After gathering at the Johnstone Park clubroom we headed to Birdwood via Palmer.
27 Feb 2020

Cruise to Swanport Reserve

Friday February 7th 2020 Possible thunder storms were forecast. Thunderstorms are notoriously haphazard, so would they really happen at Swanport Reserve? The answer was “yes”, but more of that later. Initially the weather was not too bad,
26 Jan 2020

Pizza Night 17/01/2020

Well again we managed to be quite fortunate with the weather, as it was pleasantly cool. In fact, I was left wondering if we needed a bigger back lawn or maybe everyone had just huddled together to
25 Jan 2020

X-Mas 2019

My, where has the 2019 Auto Collectors Club of Murray Bridge (ACCMB) year gone? As one member put it to me the other day, “we can’t have Christmas yet, because I haven’t paid for 2018 yet”. How
12 Jan 2020

Narrung – Raukkan – Dairy — Outing for Collectors

On the morning of the 26th November, I was awoken by galah’s over the road attacking the golf club fairways, the wind was blowing, and I thought to myself, what a wonderful day’s outing this will be
14 Nov 2019

Collectors Enter Gumeracha “Show N Shine”

By Graham Edwards The Auto Collectors Club of Murray Bridge (ACCMB) participated as a club at the recent Lions Gumeracha Show N Shine. Sunday the 20 th November, 28 ACCMB members including guests, met at their Johnstone
6 Nov 2019

Callington Show 2019

27 October Nine cars left the clubrooms on a reasonable morning. We arrived at our destination on the 2nd oval and proceeded to install ourselves in the shelter shed. In the next little shed was a band