This was the Saturday event of the Classic Car
when around 200 classic cars assembled to
depart to six different picnic destinations via a
scenic two hour drive,
The Javelins of the Macfarlane’s and the Stanley’s
showed the Jowett flag amongst, Morgans, MG’s,
and the like.
They had chosen the run to Port Albert on the
Harbour as they had driven past the road many times
but never actually been there.
This is now a tiny settlement of baches, but
originally was a
purpose built self contained settlement and rich in
After a picnic lunch a visit to a historical church
and the local
museum filled in the gaps what this place was in its heyday.