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Bastille Day Celebrations


Fellow Citroen Friends.
This is a reminder that our July Function is approaching fast,  We are currently taking bookings for this event.

Date Saturday 14th July 
12 Midday  (  for lunch ).

This year’s celebration has been changed to lunch time to give members and friends and chance to catch up and have a great time.  

To   reserve a  place please contact
Dave  Gilbert  0419 837 111 or contact David by email
payment can be made  to the following
CCSA Bank Account     BSB 035 002, Acct No 260 631,  with your name as a reference

The cost for the dinner $40.00 per person.

  The Historic Crafers Hotel



We hope that you can join us for what will be a very enjoyable afternoon


Mystery Run May 20th

CLUB CITROEN Run Sunday  20th May               

This months run takes place in the greater Adelaide metro area. Our meeting point will be in North Adelaide at the Café Cliché at 26 O’Connell St .There is a pay car park in Archer Street North Adelaide if the street parking  is full.
At this café we will have a chance to have a look at some avant guarde paintings as well has have a chance to have some late breakfast or just a coffee and cake.

We will then leave en-masse to the next location, Travel time will be approx. 30 minutes with some interesting snippets of information required whilst on the next couple of journeys till the  journey.

After a stop at the next venue for some  photo opportunities we will then head to the last venue for (le déjeuner) lunch and or just some refreshments. We should be at the last venue by about 12 noon. 

For catering purpose could you please   répondez s’il vous plaît.  (RSVP)  

to Matt Cottrell at            or ph 0499 450 829


Latest Info McLaren Vale Vintage Run

Hello Fellow  Citroen enthusiasts. 

The CCSA run for April is heading down to McLaren Vale  Vintage Classic.

The order of the day is as follows:

Meet at the McLaren Vale Information Booth just in from the main road, meet here between     9 am til 9.30 am. Once assembled we can make our way through the main street to Serafino Winery arriving there around 9.45 am.

Have a good  look at all the  other fabulous cars there and then at 11 am  head at off to the main street auto parade to our designated winery for lunch , a good chat and some fine wine,
**##  Late comers are more than welcome as you can signup on the day

Head  home after that at your leisure

See you there

Windscreen wiper required

Fellow members,

We received this brief email ( below)  the other day, can anyone assist


Matt C


CCSA members

I’m Peter just called you needing back windscreen wiper for a C4 hatch

Mobile 0400 019 050

Reminder re the Encounter Bay Trip

Members  Please see the message from our friends at CAF


Encounter Bay Celebrations Sunday 8th April

           Warland Reserve, Victor Harbor

We have been invited once again to help celebrate the Meeting between England’s Capt Matthew Flinders and France’s Capt Nicolas Baudin  in April 1802.

Calling all French Cars to assemble at the Victor Harbor Information Bay, Adelaide Road by 9.45am on Sunday 8th April

where we will be met by one of the organizing committee members to depart at 10am in convoy to Warland Reserve to join the Historic Motor Vehicle Clubs British cars for the festivities.
We are encouraged to dress for the occasion

At our last club meeting 6-7 members advised that they would be attending – We will need to confirm numbers at the March meeting or you can email me on

If you could let me know either way if any of your members will be attending as I need to get back on expected number of vehicles.