Leyland “State of Origin” & Get Together

Inverell NSW

Easter and ANZAC Day

22nd – 26th April, 2011

Coverage by Local paper Inverell Times


Updated 28th April, 2011
Arrive at Fossickers Rest Thursday evening and Friday
Arrivials Hal, Faye, Neville, Jason, Col, Sandra, Graham & Pat
Friday 22nd April
Queenslanders travelling down to Inverell, Barbie, Darryl, Ann, Richard, Adrian and Jenny. From NSW was Maria and Norm. Saturday we had Michael, Steve and Ron Hallard and his wife, Maria and David from Toowoomba and Sunday Graham Redhead and family.

Please note I have a couple of Animated Gif files that will take a while to load.

Local, Neville (Tex's) tracks down club members at Fossicker Rest.

Takes members to his place and shows them his cars
"Check out the link"

Cunninghams Gap

Pontiac Club on route to Warwick for Easter

Leyland House at Glenn Innis NSW

Meet and talk. Swap parts etc

Fish and Chip Run to local store and to find a newspaper article about the P76 Club visit

Saturday 23rd April
Start at 10 am we drive for 7 klms to visit the Olive Farm for Taste Testing and Heather was be our host.
We had a game of “bocce” on the grounds as part of the Competition.
At 1 pm we are back at Motor Museum to review the Museum and then we have a guest speaker Mr Richard Farrell (local car Sales) also an Engineer to talk about the engineering carried out for the War effort. They are having a bus load of Tourist visiting so you can buy your BBQ lunch if you like. Enterance fees will not include your Lunch.
Spend the evening at the Caravan Park or the RSMC where you can get your dinner and enjoy the Club activities.
Sunday 24th April
Head off to the Pioneer Village for 10 am opening.
A car display area is to be setup around a lagoon for the cars.
Adrian's Photos

New Inverell member

Darryls Photos

We are holding a competition of “Throwing a sheaf” . Check out this Animate Gif fil of the action men an woman
Dinner at the RSM Club
(I have booked an area for Buffet tea starting at 7:30 pm. At the end of dinner we will have the presentation of the State of Origin trophey.)

Steve Maher surrounded by the some of the Qld club members
Farewells or off to other activities.
Another P76 found


Photos from Hal

Cabin at "Fossickers Rest" Holiday park

Pioneer Village with the cars lined up and the tossing of the Bag (represents sheaf of hay"

Old Mill

Kingston Station

Trophy returns to Queensland

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