The Alfa Romeo Owners Club (AROCA) is a vibrant club which supports owners and enthusiasts with a range of social and competition activities to suit all tastes.
The Club will be participating in the above display to be held at Yarra Glen Racecourse. This is a great opportunity for members to hold our own Club Display and be judged against other Clubs located in the field.
We have secured a display area and now seek Club members to participate in this event. This is a centrally located event suitable for all members interested in a social or display event. Regional members are welcome to attend. All members and families are encouraged to support the Club.
Yarra Glen Racecourse
Armstrong Grove, Yarra Glen.
9.00am to 5.00pm.
We will be looking at having a display of some our best cars on display. If you are interested in nominating your car for display on the day, please contact:
0430 339 552
Italian Auto Icons 2018
The Alfa Romeo Owners Club has been invited to participate in the Annual Italian Auto Icons car and bike display in Lygon Street Carlton on Sunday 4th March with a display of Giulia Theme cars.
The Club is aiming to display 15 Alfa Romeo 101 and 105 Series Giulia cars to represent the marque. Contact Malcolm Muir to register your interest in displaying your car.
Up to 70 cars from Zagame, FCA, Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Ferrari, Maserati, Lancia and Lamborghini car clubs will be on display.
As in previous years, Lygon Street will be closed off between Faraday and Elgin Streets and entry to the display area by the public is free.
Public viewing is from 9.00 am to 3.00 pm and an estimated 3000 car enthusiasts and their families are expected to attend.
In addition to the display of Italian Auto Icons there will also be a great range of food, face painting for kids and family attractions to make this a great day.
All enquiries, please contact Malcolm Muir to register your interest in presenting your car.
Contact: Malcolm Muir
Mobile: 0430 339 552
Phillip Island Classic – Club Display
Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th March
The Club has once again been invited to participate in the in the Club Display and ‘Shannon’s Walk’ at the 2018 Phillip Island Classic historic race meeting and current and new club are encouraged to attend.
If you enjoy motor racing of any era, this Phillip Island Classic weekend presents historic motor racing at its very best with large numbers of local, interstate and international cars and drivers competing.As in previous years, the position of the club’s display in the area will be a matter of first come best dressed (or displayed).
Club nights are held on the second Wednesday of each month (with the exception of January) at Bells Hotel located at 157 Moray St, South Melbourne and starting at 8pm with procedures relatively informal, usually consisting of reports from committee members, updates, news, buy/swap/sell and quite often feature a guest speaker.
All Club members welcome to attend.
Bells Hotel: 157 Moray St, South Melbourne VIC 3205
Sunday Morning Drive to Noojee
Our Social Secretary Ari Semertzidis will be holding one of our popular Sunday Morning Runs followed by lunch. All club members and Alfisti welcome.
Time: 8.30 am for 9.00 am departure.
Where: Blue Turtle Café, 222 Main St, Lilydale.
Alfesta 2018 SYDNEY (29 March – 2 April)
Alfesta is the annual gathering of Alfisti from all over Australia, traditionally held over the Easter long weekend.
Each year, a different state Club of AROCA hosts the event. Alfesta 2018 will be based around Sydney, NSW.
Come along and enjoy the annual national AROCA members’ Easter weekend, hosted this year by AROCA NSW. Alfesta is for all club members, including children. We are planning the usual show ‘n shine; a luncheon drive, harbour cruise including dinner, The Ray Sharp observation run and ending with the formal presentation dinner.
Auto Italia Canberra – Drive to Canberra
Saturday 14th April
Many members and friends will be travelling to Canberra for Auto Italia 2018 and this will be an excellent opportunity to all meet up with fellow Alfisti at the start of the Hume Freeway and participate in a group drive to Canberra.
Start: 7.30 am. Light breakfast prior to 8.00 am departure.
Where: McDonalds Car Park – Shell Service Centre
1175 Hume Freeway (Cnr Donnybrook Road, Donnybrook)
Workshop Visit to Art on Wheels – Saturday 21st April.
Due to the enthusiasm of our members we will be again holding another Workshop Visit for those interested in purchasing, maintaining or restoring a classic Alfa Romeo.
Location: Art on Wheels, Factory 2, 11 Pilgrim Court, Ringwood. Time: 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm.
Due to the usual constraints with a Club Visit, we aim to offer members the maximum benefit of this experience. It is therefore essential that we have bookings with a limit of 30. Please book as a matter of courtesy.
Vyvian Hirons will be our host and their business will be exclusively open for our member and new members always welcome to attend.