Corolla Capers 2019

CC 2019 Event Review 

Congratulations to all Participants

·      36 starters left Kartmania on SATURDAY 6TH JULY 2019.

·      There were 19 vehicles including 8 Corollas

 

ODYSSEY SUMMARY & HIGHLIGHTS

DAY ONE. Highway A1 to Port Augusta and onto Mt Ive .

Great Frank Pasta Night with pasta donated by Jack Kelso’s pasta source

DAY TWO  Gawler Range Circuit and lunch near the summit of Mt Sturt

Great night meal of MICK’S BANGERS AND MASH

DAY THREE South to Nyroca, a detour to Kimba (oops) , missed DARKE PEAK and nearly a bogged convoy on the DRY WEATHER RD south of Yeelana.

DAY FOUR  Some sand dune  adventures in COFFIN BAY NATIONAL PARK. Great Camp fire cooking and CAPT ARCH’S AUCTION

DAY FIVE Wet weather in Lincoln and taking over the Tasman Hotel pavement for Lunch. Checked out September Beach. Great BBQ with PORT LINCOLN ROTAY CLUB

DAY SIX Great Day MEMORY COVE, SLEAFORD MEER,WANNA SANDUNES and WHALERS WAY. That night a delicious Seaford Dinner

DAY SEVEN Headed north to HINCKS CONSERVATION PARK but no luck finding the track. A surprise stop at Pt Neil then on to COWELL and the Franklin Hotel for the SEAFARERS FINAL DINNER

DAY EIGHT Home via Whyalla and the Tinman Servo

           

 

DATE FOR REUNION (tentative )

TUESDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER

 

 

Every Year, Corolla Capers supports one or more charities. This year, 3 will be supported.

BHUTAN2020: A Project of Disaster Aid Australia to put a SkyHydrant water filter into every school in Bhutan.                      https://www.skyjuice.org.au/safe-water-bhutan-2020/

HEARTBEAT: Provides information, assistance and reassurance to persons suffering from cardiac disease and their families. http://www.heartbeatsouthaustralia.org.au/about-us

POLIO+ : A project of Rotary International and the Rotary Foundation to rid the world of  that insidious disease, Polio.               https://my.rotary.org/en/take-action/end-polio

Enquiries to Ron Rogers rogsr@bigpond.net.au

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Thank you for providing information on Rotary .

Jodie Darley