Earlier Events

The 2016 Christmas Luncheon

Saturday 3rd December 2016 A record 71 members for any Club Event turned out for the Christmas Luncheon, bringing with them 31 Jaguar Cats.  NO Reindeer? NO Santa Claus?? One presumes his (9 reindeer-powered ?) Volvo broke down enroute. Or his SATNAV didn’t work down...

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November 2016 Rally – Days 4 to 6

  Whanganui Run Sunday 6th November | Morning Cruise Whanganui The day began with the All Blacks v Ireland... We were losing but there was always hope! Following a nice Hotel breakfast, we motored to the River Boat Centre – with a coffee stop on the way – as you...

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November 2016 Rally – Days 1 to 3

  Whanganui Run Thursday 3rd November No Denise [my wife] as backup on this run, as family commitments meant that she was required elsewhere so Flash [my XJ6] was called on after a six month sabbatical on health grounds! Up bright and early to meet with the...

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Club Run – Waikato

Sunday September 18, 2016 The forecast for the Sunday, weather wise, was not good, but who knows, it may be alright. Sunday dawned, grey skies, drizzle, not a great day to take the treasured Jag for a cruise. The first wet day for a Club outing for many months. Never...

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Club Winter Run

Sunday August 14, 2016 After weeks of Winter blues, I did a double take when Sunday arrived and Wow! Blue skies and blazing sunshine.  Today was “Jag Adventure Day”.  Yes, another exciting club outing to look forward to. For Annie and I this was only our second club...

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Midwinter Christmas Luncheon

July 16, Tauranga Animals fed, breakfast eaten, dogs secured and it's off to sunny Tauranga for our Midwinter “Christmas” Lunch. Quick and easy run over the Kaimais to arrive at our venue, the Art Deco inspired apartment complex of Metlifecare “The Avenues”, in time...

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Club Run – Arapuni & Cambridge

Sunday 19th June 2016 Our day started quite early as it is quite a run from Thames to Putaruru where we were to meet up with others from Hamilton, Rotorua and all about with those coming from Tauranga. It was a very nice morning in Thames and stayed nice for our...

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Top of the South

OUR 16 DAY TRIP AROUND THE 'TOP OF THE SOUTH' Saturday 5th to Sunday 20th March 2016 By Club Captain - Sheryl Murray This was a very bold venture (to say the least), planning and organising a 16-day trip around the top part of the South Island for 39 adventurous...

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Annual Picnic and Gymkhana

With the threat of rain in Tauranga, we set off from Rotorua for the picnic venue, hoping for a great day. We weren’t disappointed. If the event had been cancelled we were going to carry on to the beach and have a picnic lunch on our own. On arrival at Greenwood Park...

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President’s Bash

Sunday the 17th President’s Bash day dawned a lovely fine warm morning, a last minute check of the Jag to make sure it had accumulated no dust from Saturday’s preparation, windows clean, yes. For the Tauranga local and surrounding members the assembly point was the...

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Our Christmas Party

On Saturday 5th December we all drove our Jags out to a private venue in the countryside to celebrate the club’s Christmas function which was the last club event for the year. The venue was Matahui Lodge, a 5-star boutique B&B owned and operated by Trevor &...

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East Coast Escapade

A comprehensive summary of our recent trip to the East Coast, including a host of extra photos as mentioned in the December issue of our club's magazine. Thursday 12 November, 2015 Everyone was very punctual and ready to leave as scheduled. The weather was fine but a...

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Spring Run to the Waikato

The Spring Run, from Tauranga and vicinities to Matamata and Cambridge was something of an occasion for the Club – the Dents actually joined an outing after many, many months of absence. (I’d better rephrase that – an occasion for the Dents).   There were 3...

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Mid-Winter Outing To Waihi

After some weeks of seriously cold and wet weather we were all looking forward to escaping the winter “blues” with a good drive. About 18 plus cars gathered at the Wairoa Bridge with everyone well dressed in layers. Fortunately we had peeps of sun and a sheltered spot...

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Club Trip To Auckland

5th to 7th of June, 2015 Part One – Friday 5th June - Musings from a long suffering Wife   Some Jag excursions can be more eventful than others and the recent trip to Auckland proved to be just that. We left home at 5pm on the Thursday on a dark and wet night. Mistake...

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