About Us

The Tesla Owners Club of Australia (TOCA) was established in March 2016 by a group of enthusiastic owners. This Club is part of the Tesla Official Owners Club program, giving us access to information, activities and discounts that we pass on to our members.


OBJECTS AND PURPOSE of Tesla Owners Club of Australia Inc. (TOCA)

  1. Promote the ownership, potential ownership and/or enthusiasm by Members toward Tesla vehicles and other associated products and ventures of Tesla Inc. and affiliated entities. 
  2. Promote friendship, knowledge sharing and networking between members of TOCA on social media, and at social or other functions.
  3. Promote Tesla Inc.'s Mission Statement, wherever relevant for TOCA, through all and any opportunity and methods available to TOCA, as arise from time to time
  4. Promote and lobby, on behalf of our Members, matters of relevance pertaining to Tesla, electric vehicles, their use and cost, and other related matters, organisations or products.
  5. Operate as an Incorporated Club according to its Registered Rules, and, any Operational Procedures as determined from time to time by the TOCA Committee.

Our committee has (at least) seven people at any given time, including four office bearer roles as required by the ACT Association Guidelines. 

The committee's office bearers are:

 President  Mark Tipping  Model S P85D (VIC)
 Vice President  Darryl Bourke  Model S 75D  (ACT)
 Treasurer  Craig Hind  Model S 75  (ACT)
 Secretary  James Hayward  Model S Signature 85  (NSW)


And the ordinary committee members are:

Webmaster  Michael Barwell  Model S P85 (NSW)
   Mark Edwards  Model S 85 (NSW)
   Pete Thorne  Model S 75D (NSW)
Adaptor Loan Program  Nick Di Paolo  Model S 75D (VIC)
Charging Specialist  Richard McNeall  Model S 90D


The Club runs national, interstate and local events throughout the year, including (but not limited to) drive days, get togethers, and timed trials on race tracks. Some events will have Tesla staff attending. Specific details of events are available to members. However, if you would simply like further information, please contact your state representative.

 ACT ACT@teslaowners.org.au
 NSW NSW@teslaowners.org.au
 VIC VIC@teslaowners.org.au
 QLD QLD@teslaowners.org.au
 NT NT@teslaowners.org.au
 SA SA@teslaowners.org.au
 TAS TAS@teslaowners.org.au
 WA WA@teslaowners.org.au


If you are interested in organising or supporting an event, please get in touch and let us know where you are located!

January 2019
Between the Vines - Port Macquarie - Port Maquarie, Sat Jan 26
Drive to and attend Cassegrain Wines Australia Day event. ... more
Andy's Off Grid Housewarming BBQ - Benloch, Sat Jan 26
Come and check out Andy's new completely off-grid home and enjoy a Housewarming BBQ with fellow Tesla friends. We'll meet at Telsa Cremorne and group drive to Benloch (Lancefield) for 12-30pm BBQ start. BBQ supplied. BYO drinks. With 33kW of solar and 50kWh of energy storage it is completely self sufficient. Andy's MS 100D is also solar charged.. ... more
CBR - McMeet-Up - Wed Jan 30
"Supercharge your day" by charging up at the Majura Tesla Superchargers while meeting fellow TOCA members over a coffee at the McCafe. . ... more

February 2019
'GUN' Meet Up (CBR) - Sun Feb 10
Lunch at the Merino Cafe in Gunning at midday. Those who want to travel in convoy to meet at the Majura Superchargers at 10:30. ... more
Paradigm Hill Winery Tasting and Tour - Merricks, Sat Feb 16
Join us for a fabulous tasting of Paradigm Hill's current release wines, followed by a winery tour including what’s happening in the vineyard and a barrel wine-tasting to finish.. ... more
February coffee catch up and drive (NSW) - Sun Feb 24
Meet for coffee at St Leonards and a drive afterwards.. ... more
Smart Building and Living Expo (Vic) - Buninyong, Sun Feb 24
Now in its sixth year, the Smart Building and Living Expo to be held in Buninyong on the 24h of February 2019, is an established feature of Australia’s biggest Sustainable Living Festival. . ... more

March 2019
Dubbo Supercharger Opening - DATE TBD - Sat Mar 23
DATE TBD Be prepared for a rally to celebrate the opening of the Dubbo Supercharger. As we’ve all grown to know and love about Tesla – we don’t know when this will be. However, we plan on getting as many Tesla’s to the opening of Dubbo as possible showing Australia that travelling by Tesla is getting easier all the time.. ... more
March coffee catch up and drive (NSW) - Sun Mar 31
Meet at St Leonards for a coffee and drive after. ... more

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