After the success of the first Jim Strakers Run to the Coast last year we decided to do it all again. However this year we doubled up!! The Rockingham Scooter Rally was hosted by the Coastal Scooter Club and ran over the weekend of April 22,23and 24th. Friday afternoon at 4pm the gates opened and … More Rockingham Scooter Rally W.A
G’day members, well it’s all go in the LCOA house as we approach the end of the financial year. The committee is busy getting together goodies for the membership packs, and new membership forms will be going out shortly. Membership this year is at 182 slightly less than last year, but interestingly we have … More From the Pres.
Bill Guthrie was busy with his camera at the Lambretta Jamboree Gymkhana. Below are a selection of action shots he took during the afternoon of fun.
With only one day to go before the inaugural Lambretta Club of Australia ‘Jamboree’, I knew it was going to be tough to prepare my Series 3 Li (Casa 185) in time. The ride to Canberra from Sydney via back roads would be around 350 km, and would take around 5 to 6 hours including mandatory scooter faffing … More The Inaugural LCoA Jamboree
Handy Hints- The Occy Strap Trick So we were like at the Phillip Island National Rally and Rob Bollo was all sulky and moaning “awww, I think I done my crank” and we were like “c’mon mate have you checked your stator” and he was all “nah it’s my crank” and we were so “don’t … More Max’s Handy Tip #2
“La Cigale” from the book Solly’s Girl by Ros Collins. Amongst the thousands of LD 150 Lambrettas then in Britain in February 1957 was one special one named “La Cigale” (“The Cicada”) which was to be remembered at a recent celebration in Melbourne. The occasion was the launch of the memoir Solly’s Girl by Ros … More “La Cigale”
I was sent a link to mcnews.com.au which had a feature on a Lambretta Racer. It was too good not to share so I thought I’d post it here. Words and photo credited to mcnews.com.au and Phil Aynsley Lambretta 250 Grand Prix Racer Phil Aynsley tracks down a unique Lambretta 250 Grand Prix Racer Sometimes things … More Lambretta 250 Grand Prix Racer