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Piston Broke Awards… A snippet of Club history.

Presented by Tony Weldon. September  Meeting 2018

Tony and Stella are Life Members with a 28yr membership. 

"This Club for generations had two major awards, the Ian Lockhart award, named after       our founder and first president and, since 1989, the Piston Broke award.

The latter has been awarded to the person or persons who have most comprehensively stuffed up and/or caused the greatest amusement for other Club members on a Club run or event.

Classic examples...

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Mundaring Albany 4Wheel Drive Touring Track

In Western Australia we have the Bibbulmun Track for Bushwalkers. (Foot Power) Wikipedia:    The Bibbulmun Track is a long distance walk trail in Western Australia. It runs from Kalamunda, in the hills just east of Perth to Albany on the southern coast and is 1,003.1 kilometres long. The name comes from the Bibbulmun, or Noongar people, Indigenous Australians from the Perth area.   And the Munda Bidi Trail.  (Pedal Power) Wikipedia  :  The Munda Biddi Trail is an off-road cycling trail in Western Australia, running for...
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Missing out on trip reviews?

60% of club members have now joined the club's Facebook Forum. This is a private group where photos and comments are uploaded direct from the members during or after trips. It is also a forum for other discussions between members. Interestingly, of the remaining 40% of members, 1/3 of them are registered on Facebook but have not joined the forum group. If this is you, and you want to join the forum, you must first 'friend' another member who is in the group to be invited. This is a privacy setting so that...
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Trip 192 Adelaide Road in the Dry!

Trip Leaders Julie and Mark MYLES March 10, 2017 Most of the trip participants met on the Friday at Big Valley Campground. Always a welcoming place, everyone settled quickly into their respective campsites. We headed out to Colonial Brewery around 6pm for an evening of cheap pizzas and cold ales. After the heat of Perth over the preceding days the chill of the Margaret River region came as a crisp surprise. Arriving back at Big Valley most trip participants sought the refuge of...
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2017 Entertainment Books

Good evening all members, Once again the committee have agreed that I take on the job of Entertainment Book Salesman, a task I enjoy and will keep bringing to your notice until I can at least increase the sales from last year. You can use the attached order form (Below) to order your membership. Or click here to order directly using the club's reference. If you are ordering a book copy, or copies, cross out the bit about having the book posted to you, therefore avoiding the postal charge of $12,...
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