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27 May 2024


Monday the 13th May 2024, saw the commencement of the 11-day Federation of Historic Motor Clubs S.A. (FOHMCSA) “Meet the Clubs Tour of the South East Safari”. First stop was to the Auto Collectors Club of Murray
29 Apr 2024

Conrod Weekend 13 – 14 April 2024

For over 45 years, motor vehicle enthusiasts and collectors from Murray Bridge, the Riverland, Bordertown and Mallee regions have taken part in the “CONROD CHALLENGE WEEKEND”.  Initiated in 1978, club members, families and friends from the Bordertown
31 Mar 2024

Loxton Run 30/3/2024

Loxton Historical Village Alive Day Run Easter Saturday March 30th, 2024 It was a beautiful, clear autumn morning when ten members in five cars left the clubrooms at 8 am to travel to Loxton. Another two members/one
31 Mar 2024

Ju Jubes 21/3/2024

An ABC Landline program on Ju Jubes (JJ’s) fruit, aroused the curiosity of Maureen & Graham Edwards almost 12 months ago, so much so, that they decided to research the fruit JJ was all about, and to
31 Mar 2024

Vintage Tractor Pull & Machinery Rally 17/3/2024

INFORMAL CAR RUN TO THE LOWER MURRAY HERITAGE RALLY At Murray Bridge Showgrounds – Sunday 17th March 2024 [by Di Dawson] A group of 15 like-minded Club members and friends met at the Clubrooms at 10 am
21 Feb 2024

Cruise Night 9/2/2024

The annual Cruise Night on Friday 9th February saw 13 vehicles and 28 members, partners and friends choose their own route to cruise through the town on a mild summer evening to meet at Swanport Reserve, an
4 Feb 2024

Pizza Night 19/1/2024

The Auto Collectors Club of Murray Bridge (ACCMB) held their first social evening of the New Year last Friday night at the home of Past President Claude and Liz Minge. Over 40 members, partners and friends joined
4 Feb 2024

ACCMB Christmas Party 10/12/2023

On a very cool mid-morning, club members drifted into the clubrooms in anticipation for the ACCMB Christmas Party. The subject of conversations varied between participants but invariably led to our vehicles.  As the room continued to fill,
4 Dec 2023


Once again our club participated in the annual Murray Bridge Christmas Parade. The procession commenced at 4.00pm from the Pine Park/Council Chambers assembly area and meandered via West Terrace, Bridge St, Seventh St and Mary Terrace to
15 Nov 2023


Seven cars left the clubrooms at 9:00 a.m. and arrived on time at the oval. We were told where we had to park and after doing so, we quickly commandeered the shelter shed. We were part of