Monthly Archives: August 2015

Trip 98 – Jo Clews Camp Oven Cooking Weekend

Trip Leaders: Bob and Bridget McPherson

Participants – Bob & Bridget McPherson (trip leaders), Rob & Julie Nankiville, Martin, Karen, Locky & Alexis Archer, Bruce & Judith Brinkley, Peter Cole, Eddie & Robin Chalk, Peter & Lyn Fry, Bob & Teresa Gigengack, Paull Laidlaw & Sandra Higgins, Glenn Bignell, Rick & Nancy Ellis, Malcolm & Trish Harrison, Derek Biddle (visitor) Friday 7th August McPhersons, Archers, Brinkleys, Harrisons, Paull & Sandra, Chalks, Derek all met up on Wanneroo Road and had a pleasant trip up via the Indian Ocean Drive. Our lunch stop at Jurien...
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News Behind the Meeting August 2015

A very full but fast paced meeting. Lots covered and plenty of time for supper chat afterwards. President Pete welcomed members and visitors and gave a quick rundown on the topics for the evening. He advised all that Secretary Harvey is away for 3 months and asked all to be kind to the Temp Secretary as she attempts to get up to speed...(but as that will take about 3 months she simply asks, "be kind. full stop..!") For the evening Peter was his own secretary which is actually not easy doing be kind to...
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Nungarin Harvest Festival Camping Trip Oct 2 to 4, 2015

Message from Rick EllisNungarin Diamond Members, It is my intention to lead a weekend camping trip to Mangowine Homestead near Nungarin on the weekend of Friday 2nd October to Sunday 4th October 2015. The Nungarin Harvest Festival incorporates a variety of activities over the weekend including a Concert at Mangowine Homestead. Mangowine Homestead was built in about 1889 and is situated on approximately 10 hectares of natural bushland. The homestead has been immaculately restored as a monument to the pioneering Adams family who built...
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New LED light bar regulations

The following notice was issued by the WA Department of Transport. Please note that this has now placed focus on the placement of LED and work lights mounted facing forward on roof bars which is illegal. IB-132A Vehicle Safety and Standards Information Bulletin LED LIGHT BAR FOR USE AS ADDITIONAL DRIVING LAMPS
    Background Australian Design Rules (ADR) 13/00 previously required that additional headlights be fitted in pairs only. This inadvertently prohibited the fitment and use of LED light bars. The ADRs have recently been amended to remove this requirement. However, this requirement to fit additional headlights in pairs still exists...
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Camp Oven Thermometer

The benefit of having one of these devices was made clear at the recent Joe Clews Camp Oven Cooking weekend camp. Peter Cole has ordered two should anyone be interested in buying one off him. Otherwise you can purchase your own on eBay by clicking here...
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