FE-FC Holden Car Club of South Australia Inc.
"Waikerie Gliding Club Stay "
October Long Weekend 2012
Our cruise to Waikerie Gliding Club started Saturday morning. We arrived at the Caltex Service Station at Bolivar and had our normal chat while waiting for the rest of the group to arrive.
We departed at 10am and cruised to Truro and stopped for the normal break and had a look at the local markets.
We left Truro and headed for Waikerie with 1 FE, 3 FC's and a Ford, a Holden Colorado, Nissan Navara and Cub Camper in tow.
We arrived at the Waikerie Gliding Club and settled into the rooms Each Room had 4 x single beds except for 1 room with a double bed.
Male and female toilet and shower blocks were very clean as too the kitchen area with plenty of space for all of us.
George, Sandy, Iain & Michelle stayed in town in one of the cabins with a tv for the AFL Grand final.
Saturday night we had a BBQ meal for tea and settled into some games with a little drinking to pass the time away and after watched a DVD movie.
Sunday after bacon and eggs for breakfast, we went to Loxton Show, The Pioneer Village and drove back via Berri, Glossop, Barmera and stopped at Banrock Station to top up supplies.
Sunday Night we ate at the Waikerie Hotel with magnificent view of the sunset and then returned to the Gliding club for some more chatting and a few more drinks.
Monday morning pancakes for breakfast and a quick clean up, pack up we departed for home via Nuriootpa and Tanunda.