Rover P4 Drivers Guild – Weekend Away to Ballarat

FRIDAY 9TH September:

Dinner at the GOLDEN CROWN RESTAURANT on the corner of Barkly St and Main Rd Ballarat.

SATURDAY 10th September:

Meet at Joy and Bill’s house for morning tea ( 989 Springbank Rd Springbank) Bill has a number of cars and some horse carts (some he built).

Followed by a short drive, to arrive at the Botanical Gardens, where we can display our cars, have a look around the Gardens and the Ex Prisoner of War Memorial, also the Robert Lindsay Cottage and then have lunch at PIPERS on the Lake. If time allows another short drive will be arranged before going back to members booked accommodation.

Dinner will be at the BALLARAT LEAGUES CLUB (corner of Mair and Humfray St Nth Ballarat).

SUNDAY 11th September:

Meet at M.A.D.E. ( Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka).

Having morning tea here, looking around the Museum at a discount price, and a look around the Gardens.

Lunch at the Wallace Hotel, after lunch members that must. can then return home. The Hotel is close to the Highway, members remaining are then welcome to visit Romar Motors, home to numerous Cars and Garage Memorabilia.

Dinner at Ballarat Golf Club if members so wish.

MONDAY 12th September:

Members that are still about might like to meet for Lunch.

For any further information and to confirm your attendance please contact Joy or Bill

Home (03) 5334 0562 Mobile: Joy – 0408 108 569 Email


1959 105 ROVER For Sale (now sold)

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Classic 1959 105 Rover in fairly original condition, 4 new tyres, upholstery in fairly good condition, paint fair, showing 22054 miles on the clock. Currently on club rego not transferable, drives well. According to my research they only made this model for a short time in 1959. This car was purchased new in Sydney in November 1959, comes with service manuals, spare gearbox plus other small bits and pieces. $8000 ONO.


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1959 Rover 90 For Sale (now sold)

This car has an extensive receipt file with over $30,000 spent in the restoration from a low mileage example.
Probably the best example of this type of car for sale currently. The trim has been professionally restored in red leather and the exterior has been professionally painted in brilliant white. All the chrome has been restored to its original lustre. Special Qld plates are with this car (59ROV)

Lots of mechanical restoration completed bringing this car up to a level that anyone could be proud to drive.
There is a complete original tool kit with the car and books.If you love fine English cars, then don’t miss this beautiful car.

Advertised for $12,950

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