Bayside Vehicle Restorers Club Inc. (BVRC) is based around the Brisbane bay-side suburb of Cleveland. The club caters for owners of all makes of Veteran, Vintage, Historic & Classic vehicles, over 30 years old as well as enthusiasts of these classic vehicles. BVRC was formed in 1978 and has enjoyed continuous activity ever since. It currently has 190 members with over 450 vehicles.

The Club’s aims are to:

  • Foster interest in the history, restoration and preservation of Veteran, Vintage, Historic, Classic motor vehicles of all types and makes.
  • Promote & encourage the use and enjoyment of driving member’s vehicles on our well planned runs & outings.
  • Encourage social activities for members and their families.
  • Provide information and support for members restoring vehicles of all types.

The club membership is open to owners of all makes of Veteran, Vintage, Historic & Classic vehicles over 30 years old including motor cycles, buses and trucks. It is also open to anyone interested in these classic vehicles. The club is affiliated with the Queensland Historic Motoring Council.

The Bayside Club organises mid-week and week-end day runs for members each month. The club also arranges regular social outings, week-ends away and at least one long distance run each year.

We also conduct a number of significant major motoring activities each year such as:

The Club also has an extensive library of automotive books which are available for members to borrow. The library contains a wealth of information as well as interesting books covering all aspects of motor vehicles

A very good quality club magazine is produced four times each year. The magazine contains reports about the club’s recent events; technical & news articles; and general interest automotive information.

Latest Club News

1408, 2022

Club Magazine – August 2022 available now

August 14th, 2022|Comments Off on Club Magazine – August 2022 available now

The August 2022 edition of the Bayside Vehicle Restorers Club Inc. Magazine is now available.

1505, 2022

Club Magazine – May 2022 available now

May 15th, 2022|Comments Off on Club Magazine – May 2022 available now

The May 2022 edition of the Bayside Vehicle Restorers Club Inc. Magazine is now available.

2102, 2022

Club Magazine – February 2022 available now

February 21st, 2022|Comments Off on Club Magazine – February 2022 available now

The February 2022 edition of the Bayside Vehicle Restorers Club Inc. Magazine is now available.

Magazine Articles

1966 Jaguar E-Type Roadster

August 14th, 2022|

1966 Jaguar E-Type Roadster - August 2022 - October 2022 Cover Story A long long time ago, when dinosaurs roamed the earth and loungeroom furniture was covered in a new stuff called

  • International A-414 Tractor

International A-414 Tractor

May 15th, 2022|

International A-414 Tractor - May 2022 - July 2022 Cover Story In August 2021 I acquired my neighbour’s forlorn and forgotten International A-414 diesel tractor. It was a basket case, with extensive

  • Ausca MG Australian Special

Ausca MG Australian Special

February 21st, 2022|

Ausca MG Australian Special - February 2022 - April 2022 Cover Story A Timeline of the History of the Ausca MG and Some of the People involved in its journey. The Ausca

  • 1966 Ford Mustang

1966 Ford Mustang

November 26th, 2021|

1966 Ford Mustang - November 2021 - January 2022 Cover Story The Ford Mustang was very much a product of its times. Shrewd marketers in the US in the late 1950s and

  • 1963 Riley One-Point-Five MarkIII

1963 Riley One-Plus-Five Mark III

August 17th, 2021|

1963 Riley One-Plus-Five Mark III - August 2021 - October 2021 Cover Story From a distance the Riley One-Point-Five will look familiar to many Australians of our generation. Until one looks closely

1963 Humber Sceptre

June 2nd, 2021|

1963 Humber Sceptre - May 2021 - July 2021 Cover Story Lawrie and Jean Bennett own this 1963 Mark I Humber Sceptre. This rare sports saloon was a bare shell restoration in 1993,

Upcoming Events

Midweek Club Run – September

September 29, 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Munch Inn – Show-n-Shine

October 1, 2:00 am - 7:00 am

Car Meet : Joe’s Diner

October 1, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Munch Inn – Show-n-Shine

October 7, 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

LAMA Annual Invitational

October 8, 7:30 am - October 9, 5:00 pm

Yank Tank and Classic Vehicles

October 9, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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