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 (NSW)
   Mark Sandford  Model S 75D (VIC)

 

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!


April 2019
Scheduling for Bob Brown Foundation #StopAdaniConvoy - Wed Apr 17
The BBF convoy commences in Hobart and heads up the eastern seaboard to Airlie Beach, Qld before heading in to the Galilee Basin. It concludes in a rally in Canberra. TOCA is providing scheduling and adapter services, as we do for all major Tesla movements, to minimise disruption at chargers for all Tesla Owners. *Tesla Owners are a diverse group and as such TOCA does not endorse the #StopAdaniConvoy. ... more

May 2019
Electric Vehicle Expo Inverell NSW - National Transport Museum - Inverell, Sat May 4
Make a long weekend of it! The main EV Expo day is the Saturday and Motor Show on the Sun. Options include static displays or rides (show off your Tesla), exhibits, huge museum, and country convoy drives (depending on numbers). TOCA dinner on the Saturday night. It is also the weekend of the Australian Celtic Festival in nearby Glen Innes. Accessible from Sydney via the new Tamworth supercharger, and good options from Qld. Register here or give me a call !. ... more

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