Sunday, 14 April 2013
commencing at 11.00am
We will be hosting a Vintage and Classic Car Day including pre-war to classical and collectable cars of all makes and models. There will be ‘People’s Choice’ trophies for ‘Best in Show’, best British, American, Australian, European classic cars 30 years and over, commercial/pickups plus special prizes for the most original unrestored vehicle.
An interesting addition this year will include the NSW Police who will have on display 2 police pursuit vehicles currently in use PLUS two of their classic pursuit vehicles of old, namely the iconic Valiant Charger.
Venue: Robertson Heritage Railway Station
Yarranga Street, Robertson
( The Station and Grounds will be open from 9.30am for entrants )
Open to all clubs and to individual car owners, it is free general admission for all cars but a small fee of $10 applies for entry into the competition.
For further information please contact Steve Carey, President, on 02 4885 2393 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Free general admission for all cars but a small fee of $10 is required for those interested in entering the trophy competitions.
It is a lovely location in a scenic area of the Southern Highlands in the centre of our village. Clubs and individual entries are welcome.
Grounds open for entrants from 9.30am.
The Station also has an interesting history display showing the history of Robertson and the railway in this area.
“Cockatoo Run” Heritage Diesel locomotive
The Station will be selling tickets for the loop train return trip of Robertson to Moss Vale which is part of the overall “Cockatoo Run” journey from Sydney to the highlands. iEnjoy a pleasant train ride through the lush green rural countryside – approx. 12.30pm departure/return approx. 3.30pm – ‘Loop train’ tickets available on the day – Robertson/Moss Vale return – $10 adults, $5 concession, $25 family
2013 Annual Fettlers Heritage Art Prize
Exhibition in the Fettlers Shed Art Gallery from Sat 23 February (continues Weekends: 23 February thru to Sunday 14 April – 10.30am to 3.30pm).
Artworks are inspired by Robertson and surrounding villages, the varied subject matter executed by talented artists from Wingecarribee Shire and surrounds. Free entry but gold coin donation would be welcomed. All support for this exhibition, donations from raffles or product purchase help to maintain Robertson Heritage Railway Station and gardens.
This exhibition is sponsored by RHRSI, Green Heart Gallery and Doggone Graphics for first prize, and Robertson Recollections, Robertson Chamber of Commerce & Tecknemodus for their special prizes.
More information on this event or general information about the Robertson Heritage Railway Station can be gained by ringing 0457 355 970.
Food and Drink
There will also be a kiosk selling food and drink, great coffee, and railway museum and souvenirs.
This promises to be a very interesting and enjoyable day with free entry to the public so come along to the Robertson Railway Common and join in to make the day a great success!