THE AUSTRALIAN PRE-WAR MG - PAST NEWSLETTERS

EDITOR Malcolm Robertson

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2015 Newsletter No 3 November

The Honeymoon Car  the Haywards’ Continental Coupe - page 5

 Triple-M News from Overseas - page 7

 Bathurst 2015 - Our Memories, Our Legacy - page 8

 Bathurst - Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 18

 Metallurgical Musings - page 21

 Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 23

 SVW News - Sixteen Beautiful Cars at Bathurst! - page 26

2015 Newsletter No 2 August

  • Bathurst 2105 Up-date - page 6

  • How to really win at Bathurst- page 7

  • Australia's ow Airline coupes - page 8

  • A famous MG rides again- page 10

  • Colour pictorial feature- Pages 11-14

  • Your letters - page 15

  • Correspondents' reports- page 17

  • Pointed Tails -Triple M yearbook review page 24
     

2015 Newsletter No 1 March

Touring Tales - Bound for South Australia - page 5

· More Touring Tales – Lord Nuffield’s House – page 7

· And still more Touring Tales - Pre ’56 Rally in New Zealand – page 8

· Book Review – The Mighty Magnettes of 33 - page 9

· Melbourne MG Car Club Concours d'Elegance - page 10

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Your Letters – page 15

· Correspondents’ Reports - page 16

· Bathurst Up-date – page 23
 

2014

Newsletter No 3 November

· Collingrove 2014 - page 4

· Bathurst 2015 - more details - page 5

· Triple-M Yearbook 2013 - Review - page 6

· Book Launch with a Difference - page 7

· PA0437 Reporting In Again - page 9

· MG90 in Sydney - page 10

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Your Letters - Some cautionary J2 Tales, and more on the Centenary - page 15

· Time Travelling TA - page 17

· Correspondents Reports - page 18

 

2014

Newsletter No 2 July

· Back to Bathurst, by Popular Demand - page 6

· A brief Pre-War and Racing History of the MG QA 0257- page 7

· Historic Winton - 24th and 25th May 2014 - Ed Taylor Wins - page 9

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Your Letters - Where are the M-types? and MG Centenary - page 15

· Aspinall P-type - page 17

· Correspondents Reports

2014

Newsletter No 1 March

 

· Tribute to Rod Hiley - page 5

· How Original are our Cars? - page 6

· Pot, Parma and P-type - page 7

· Book Review - the NE Archives - page 9

· Melbourne MG Car Club Concours d'Elegance - page 10

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Tribute to Ken Catlow - page 16

· SVW News - WA0271 - saved from the brink of extinction - page 22

2013

Newsletter No 3 November

· A Tribute to Jean Kimber-Cook - page 5

· Bathurst - the Organisers say "Thank You!" - page 6

· Bathurst - the Grande Finale Dinner - page 7

· Bathurst - Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 18

· Letters - Ray Fowler and John Gillett say "thanks" - page 19

· VSCC 24h Team Trial 24 - 25 June - page 20

· Book Review - ONE FALSE MOVE - page 21

· Of Dogs and Flying Sand - Eyston's Pendine Sands Adventures

2013

Newsletter No 2 July

· Bathurst Pre-War MG Meeting - 2013 - page 5

· Major Cowper's Morris 8/40 - page 7

· Early MG Imports into Australia - page 8

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Winton Historic Fun - page 15

· Letters - More on NA0540 from Ted Loversidge - page 16

· The Harold Hastings Diaries - page 17

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 19

 

2013

Newsletter No 1 March

· Bathurst Pre-War MG Meeting - 2013 - page 5

· Pre-War MGs at the National meeting in Toowoomba - page 7

· The Harold Hastings Diaries - page 9

· MGs at the AGP - page 10

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· The Novocastrian Cammy MGs - page 15

· New Zealand's Pre-56 Rally, Taupo, March 2013 - page 17

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 18

 

2012 November

NEWSLETTER No.3 11/2011  

 

· Bathurst Pre-War MG Meeting - 2013 - page 5

· Aussies Abroad - Monaco, Italy and England - page 7

· Event Report - Pre-War MG Raid on Collingrove - page 9

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Rob Roy Hillclimb - 75th Anniversary - August 2012 - page 15

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 18

 

2012 July

NEWSLETTER No. 2 7/2011  

 

· Pre-War MGs at the MG National Meeting in Hobart - page 5

· Across the Nullarbor in a "Shoebox on Wheels" - page 6

· History - Piecing the Puzzle Together - The Airy Coupe - SA1787 - page 8

· Event Report - Chasing the Blue Train - page 10

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· J3756 - Walter Magilton's Historic Record Breaker - page 15

· Technical Tip - Tuning Pre-War MGs for Modern Fuels - page 16

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 18

 

2012 March

NEWSLETTER No. 1 3/2011  

 

· Whatever happened to Charlie Jackson? - page 6

· New to the Register - TA1536 - page 10

· Colour Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Coming Events: Raid on Collingrove, National Meeting 2013 - page 15

· Book Review - The Wilson Preselector Gearbox - page 16

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 17

 

2011 November

NEWSLETTER No 3   11 /2011  

 

· Farewell to a great Australian - Allan Tomlinson - page 6

· Tribute - Bill Bennett - page 8

· Beechworth 2011 - report - page 9

· Beechworth Centrefold: Belles, Beauties, Beasts and Brutes - pages 11 to 14

· Aussies Abroad - Ed Taylor reports from the UK - page 15

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 17

 

2011 July

NEWSLETTER No. 2 7/2011  

 

· Obituary - Phil Bradey - page 5

· PA 1292 - the fog lifts - page 6

· Books - Joan Richmond - the remarkable, previously untold story - page 8

· Historic Winton, 2011 - page 9

· Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Aussies Abroad - Ed Taylor reports from the UK - page 15

· Whatever happened to Charlie Jackson? - page 16

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 17

 

2011 March

NEWSLETTER No.1     3 /2011  

· Obituary - Mike Hawke - page 5

· Beechworth 2011 - latest information - page 6

· NZ Pre-56 Rally - page 7

· Book Review - the Hickling Series - page 8

· Baskerville Races, Tasmania - page 9

· Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Yorkie's Prang! - page 15

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 17

2010 November

NEWSLETTER No. 3/2010

· Features: Travelling hard - Peking to Paris 2010 - page 5

· Travelling soft - Triple-M Flat Cap and Whippet & Summer Gathering - pages 7 & 9

· Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Wakefield Park Early MG day - page 15

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 16

 

2010 July

NEWSLETTER No. 2/2010

 

 

· Feature: More on Bulldog Drummond's NA - page 5

· Features: Italy by MG and by Foot - page 6

· Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Your Letters - page 15

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ - page 16

· SVW and Vintage News - page 22

2010 March

NEWSLETTER No. 1/2010

 

· Feature: Gone but not Forgotten - the Australian-bodied J3 - page 5

· Obituary: Moreen Dadd Remembered - page 7

· Feature: The Allan Tomlinson TA "Replica" - page 8

· Pictorial Feature - pages 11 to 14

· Your Letters - page 15

· Reports from our correspondents nationwide and NZ

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