South Coast Vintage Car Club of Wollongong members are proud concierges of their own historic vehicles, the nostalgia to restore, swap, exchange parts, drive, display and maintain these antiques it preserves our automotive history in Australia, keeping the dream alive for everyone to enjoy and reminisce of that era. The attraction of these vehicles allows others to enjoy and the general public continues to observe these vehicles motoring along to regular car club events.
Our current club membership is around 350 members and we welcome new comers to our club, should you be searching for a historic vehicle to restore or drive on any car club event, then we have a number of listed vehicles available on offer.
Historic vehicles may be registered under the Conditional Registration Scheme. The conditional registration of historic vehicles is referred to as the Historic Vehicle Scheme (HVS). The HVS was developed in consultation with industry in the state of New South Wales.
Members may choose to participate in the Classic Vehicle Log Book Trail in NSW, the RMS has developed this trial to operate for a period of two (2) years, as of the 1st October 2017 this trail will be extended for another 2 years until 30th September 2019 to allow further evaluation to be completed by the RMS, allowing registered classic vehicles to be used for 60 days of general use (ie maintenance and personal use) each year, outside of club organised events. Each day of general use must be recorded in a log book issued at a registry or service centre. The log book trial will operate for two (2) years, with an evaluation to be completed during this period as part of Roads and Maritime's review of overall Conditional Registration Scheme.
Member’s vehicles are not available for hire or reward, those seeking historic vehicles for weddings or private events, please consult a proprietor who provides registered commercial historic vehicles for all occasions - registered car clubs vehicles are for recreation only.
'The Klaxon' is a registered periodical journal, magazine circulated monthly to registered members and car clubs alike.