Just something for the Ford lovers
There was a good turn out of people and cars for the 2017 Independence Day Cruise. We all meet at the DFO car park, and after a good social get together we headed into town, did a couple of laps then headed to Zarraffa`s for coffee etc. A good nite had by all concerned, already looking forward to next year.
Thanks to : F.N.Q. Restoration Club, American Car Club, Cairns Historic Vehicle Club, Fat Bastards Car Club and the Top of the State Car Club for combining to making it a great day.
WINNER of the day was Gerard Binder winning both The Wheel, and The Spark Plug, representing Top of the State. Kristie Partingtion won The Brakes, for the American Car Club. Julian Henry won The Ball Through the Tyre, for the Top of the State Car Club. Fat Bastards won Best Participation of members and took home the Trophy.
Unfortunately The weather wasn’t good, but we made the best of it. Meet and great on Friday nite, a cruise on Saturday, then mardi gra that nite. Sunday morning the car show. As you can see George was a winner! Life Membership was given to Damian and Liberty Eggins, for being in the club for 20 years . They also received a mounted club plaque.
became the general meeting place.
congratulations Leonine Bennett
Greg Smith Top Custom. Ian Tempany Charity Choice. Scott Booker Best Holden. David McKirdy Best Ford. Darren Brooks Best American. Bob Martin Best Motorcycle. Phyllis Phillips Best Imported. Chris Batch Best Hot Rod. Tony O’Brien
Best pre 50`s. Phil Heathwood Best Mopar.
A good turnout for our first swap meet and car show, the weather came good which helped make it a great day. A good donation will now be going to the Gordonvale Men’s Shed. Rotary was given all left over food, from which 271 meals were made, they were then given out to Street Level Youth Care.Thanks to all the club members who helped in making it such a successful event. Thanks Barry (president) for making it all happen.