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1961 - 1968

  “The place, where the champions used to race"

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"Point Pass Speedway Reunion - 21st November 04  - Point Pass Oval"

Further information can be sought from their Web Site: Buschutz Engineering Pty Ltd


Without the assistance of some people, the task of conducting the reunion would be more difficult if it wasn't for their help in one way or another and the Organising Committee also wishes to acknowledge them.

Assistance: - In order as the assistance was received.
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South Australian Classic Speedway Association Inc.

(SACSA)

Assistance with the organisation of the event, especially to their members who are bringing their cars and bikes to the reunion.

The Photo left, is a visit by 2 SACSA Representatives meeting with several members of the Organising Committee.

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L - R: John Moyle (Secretary - SACSA), Danny Jung, (Treasurer - Point Pass Speedway Reunion Committee Member) Jim Reese, (Point Pass Speedway Reunion Committee Member) Mrs John Moyle, Peter Dodd (President - SACSA) & Mrs Peter Dodd.

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Travis Heinrich & Pam Hatch - Point Pass Hotel

"The small Pub with a BIG reputation".

Use of the Point Pass Hotel to conduct meetings.

The Photo left, is several members of the committee with the Proprietors of the Point Pass Hotel.

Point Pass Hotel

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L - R: Back - Danny Jung & Jim Reese (Committee Members) Front - Dylan Heinrich-Hatch, Pam Hatch & Travis Heinrich.

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Malcolm & Coral Schutz - Point Pass Use of their tractor & grader to grade the track and stocking of sheep on the oval to reduce foliage.

The Photo on the left is their sheep doing their "bit" towards the reunion. (The whole community gets involved)

 

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The Schutz's sheep on the centre of the oval cleaning up the grass.

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Bob Holland - Mannum Bob displayed his large magnificent Photo collection that he has collected for many years. 

He also displayed a Speedcar and a Micro Midget.

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Bob's Speedcar on display at the 2004 Murray Bridge Classic.

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Eudunda Area School Donating the paint to outline the original track

Arranged by Greg Post - Caretaker/Maintenance person.


     Event Acknowledgements:    

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Committee: Chairman Brian Latz
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Committee: Secretary Adrian Menzel
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Committee: Treasurer Danny Jung
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Committee: Members Jim Reese, Rodney Pfitzner, Travis Heinrich, Pam Hatch, John Gould, Desiree Gould, Linda Pfitzner, John Milde, Chris Heinrich & Gordon Schmidt.
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Master of Ceremonies Peter Stapleton
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Food Catering Point Pass Tennis Club
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Drinks Catering Point Pass Hotel Social Club
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Production of Programs Jim Reese
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Restoration of Signs etc Jim Reese
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Track Preperation Adrian Menzel
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Guest Speaker Alan Straeder (From Sydney - New South Wales)
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Memorabilia Sales Joan Latz, Betty Pfitzner & Carol Reese
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Attendee Registration Joan Latz, Betty Pfitzner & Carol Reese
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Photography & Videoing Peter, Jenny, Toby & Luke Herriman and Carol Reese
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Busy Bee Attendants Brian Latz, Rodney Pfitzner, Gordon Heinrich, Graham Freund
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Memorabilia Surveillance Grant Warner
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Gate & Car Parking Attendants Graham Freund, Graham Weckert, Bill & Mary Hall
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Car & Bike Display Car & Bike Owners
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Championship Placegetters Lane Family, Alan Young, Bill Kennedy & Bob Haag (From Melbourne - Victoria)
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Go-kart Display Colmer Family and Tom Amos
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APOLOGIES - IF YOU WERE MISSED  Any other persons NOT listed above

THANKS VERY MUCH. Secretary & Webmaster.

**A Letter of Thanks received**

A letter of thanks was received by the Secretary from Mr Bob Haag, who attended the Reunion from Victoria and was the 4th placegetter in the Australian Championships in his VIC 31 car.

Below is a link for you to be able to view it.

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