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2024
More than 30 people enjoyed a stunning Autumn day cruising to the Heathcote wine region in Victoria in April. VIC - Cruise to Heathcote 14th April 2024
More than 30 people enjoyed a stunning Autumn day cruising to the Heathcote wine region in Victoria in April..
Another lovely day in Canberra. Coffee and cars at “On The Lake” in Barton. Thanks to Janette, Shae and Ross for coming along.
Our next coffee club is on April 24 at “Wildbark” in Throsby. The event is open for registration now. ACT Coffee and Cars March 2024 22nd March 2024
Another lovely day in Canberra. Coffee and cars at “On The Lake” in Barton. Thanks to Janette, Shae and Ross for coming along. Our next coffee club is on April 24 at “Wildbark” in Throsby. The event is open for registration now. .
TAS - Cars & Coffee at Southport 19th March 2024
TOCA and AEVA (Australian Electric Vehicle Association) members joined forces to take part in the southernmost EV meetup in the country! .
TAS - Lunch at Bark Mill Tavern, Swansea 19th March 2024
Tesla owners from all around the state gathered at the Bark Mill Tavern in Swansea! .
Another successful ACT TOCA Bootcamp done and dusted on 16 March 2024 ACT TOCA March 2024 Bootcamp a Hit 18th March 2024
Another successful ACT TOCA Bootcamp done and dusted on 16 March 2024.
TOCA Vic Car Care Clinic Feb 2024 26th February 2024
More than 30 TOCA members visited Affinesse for a car care clinic, learning about ceramic coating, PPF and how to maintain the look of their cars. .
Victoria runs regular Cars & Coffee events, which allow members to catch up, share information and enjoy a good coffee. 
January's was our biggest yet, with the draw card being a chance to look at the newest Superchargers in Melbourne, at Hawthorn East. 
VIC Cars & Coffee January 2024 8th February 2024
Victoria runs regular Cars & Coffee events, which allow members to catch up, share information and enjoy a good coffee. January's was our biggest yet, with the draw card being a chance to look at the newest Superchargers in Melbourne, at Hawthorn East. .
25 Teslas and 50 keen people enjoyed a sunny Summer's day on the Mornington Pensinsula in early February.
VIC Mornington Peninsula Cruise 8th February 2024
25 Teslas and 50 keen people enjoyed a sunny Summer's day on the Mornington Pensinsula in early February. .
TOCA NSW members enjoyed New Years Day at Wisemans Ferry.
Thanks to TOCA member, Morris Rapaport for writing this expose of the day's adventure!
TOCA NSW on New Years Day at Wisemans Ferry 17th January 2024
TOCA NSW members enjoyed New Years Day at Wisemans Ferry. Thanks to TOCA member, Morris Rapaport for writing this expose of the day's adventure! .
For more information download this document
2023
TOCA NSW (and Nationally) - Successfully "Zooming into Xmas" 17th December 2023
TOCA NSW's "Zooming into Xmas" brought members together during this hectic season. Participants connected, toasting, sharing pets, and enjoying festive backgrounds. Steven delivered a thorough Model 3 update. Extending the celebration via Google Meet, we discussed thrilling 2024 plans, notably the "Everything Electric 2024" show. This event exemplifies TOCA NSW's tech-forward community spirit..
ACT and regional NSW held its last coffee club for the year this morning at L'epi at Chisholm shops. Delicious pastries were on offer along with great coffee and lots of interesting conversations about car insurance, the improvements in the next Telsa software release, and the Highland. Thanks for attending everyone. Coffee club will resume in February 2024. Merry Christmas to you all and if you're on the road during the holidays, travel safe. See you all next year. ACT Coffee Cake and Cars December 2023 13th December 2023
ACT and regional NSW held its last coffee club for the year this morning at L'epi at Chisholm shops. Delicious pastries were on offer along with great coffee and lots of interesting conversations about car insurance, the improvements in the next Telsa software release, and the Highland. Thanks for attending everyone. Coffee club will resume in February 2024. Merry Christmas to you all and if you're on the road during the holidays, travel safe. See you all next year..
ACT and Regional NSW celebrated Christmas and the end of the year at the Weston Creek Labour Club last Saturday night. Great food, great company and great conversation. A top night! 
Don't forget the last coffee morning of the year on 13 December at Chisholm shops. Check out the events site for more information.
WISHING EVERYONE A SAFE AND HAPPY 2024! ACT and Regional NSW Christmas Party 9th December 2023
ACT and Regional NSW celebrated Christmas and the end of the year at the Weston Creek Labour Club last Saturday night. Great food, great company and great conversation. A top night! Don't forget the last coffee morning of the year on 13 December at Chisholm shops. Check out the events site for more information. WISHING EVERYONE A SAFE AND HAPPY 2024!.
This was last weekend’s TOCA NSW Drive to Warragamba Dam.
The sun was shining. Our Teslas looked fabulous. A great day was had by all!
NSW TOCA - Warragamba Dam & Lake Burragorang outing 24th November 2023
This was last weekend’s TOCA NSW Drive to Warragamba Dam. The sun was shining. Our Teslas looked fabulous. A great day was had by all! .
TOCA ACT November 2023 Coffee Club
By Mary Ryan
Café Stepping Stones in Dickson was a very popular venue for our November morning coffee event. This time we were joined by new members and also visitors from the NSW division, all of whom swapped stories about resale values, accessories, charging options while enjoying the company of fellow Tesla owners. 
ACT - Coffee cake and cars November 2023 23rd November 2023
TOCA ACT November 2023 Coffee Club By Mary Ryan Café Stepping Stones in Dickson was a very popular venue for our November morning coffee event. This time we were joined by new members and also visitors from the NSW division, all of whom swapped stories about resale values, accessories, charging options while enjoying the company of fellow Tesla owners. .
TOCA teamed with AEVA for a Sustainability suppliers' day on October 18 at Technology Hub attached to Curtin University. The event was organised by WA government Department of Transport and was a closed event for various government agencies to see what sustainable products were available in WA. WA - Sustainability Suppliers Day 6th November 2023
TOCA teamed with AEVA for a Sustainability suppliers' day on October 18 at Technology Hub attached to Curtin University. The event was organised by WA government Department of Transport and was a closed event for various government agencies to see what sustainable products were available in WA. .
The AEVA National Conference and Expo on November 2-5 sold out and was a resounding success. Charles, Riz, Steven and I managed to catch up several times to discuss some important lessons learned from the meeting, in particular that owner and consumer associations are vital to represent our interests over those of the suppliers. WA - AEVA National Conference and Expo 5th November 2023
The AEVA National Conference and Expo on November 2-5 sold out and was a resounding success. Charles, Riz, Steven and I managed to catch up several times to discuss some important lessons learned from the meeting, in particular that owner and consumer associations are vital to represent our interests over those of the suppliers. .
TOCA ACT October 2023 Coffee Club 26th October 2023
TOCA ACT Coffee meeting at Morning Dew cafe in Denman Prospect.
TOCA ACT and NSW - Group Drive 21st October TOCA ACT - group drive to Goulburn 21st October 2023
TOCA ACT and NSW - Group Drive 21st October.
On Sunday 15th October, 30 Qld members headed to the Noosa Everglades about 30kms north of Noosa. We had members travel up from the Gold Coast and even 1 who travelled down from MacKay.
Qld TOCA Habitat Noosa 18th October 2023
On Sunday 15th October, 30 Qld members headed to the Noosa Everglades about 30kms north of Noosa. We had members travel up from the Gold Coast and even 1 who travelled down from MacKay. .
TOCA ACT's Rail Trail Adventure followed the old railway lines around Yackandandah, Beechworth, Everton and around Lake Hume in Victoria. Basecamp was in Yackandandah and after each day, our TOCA riders enjoyed a variety of dinners from pub food to Thai cuisine. A great experience was had by all. TOCA ACT - Rail Trail Adventure - No Derailment Here! 3rd October 2023
TOCA ACT's Rail Trail Adventure followed the old railway lines around Yackandandah, Beechworth, Everton and around Lake Hume in Victoria. Basecamp was in Yackandandah and after each day, our TOCA riders enjoyed a variety of dinners from pub food to Thai cuisine. A great experience was had by all..
The Little Sutton Bakehouse was perfect for the TOCA ACT September coffee event just a short drive out of Canberra. The car park was full of blue and silver Teslas while inside we gathered round the table in boisterous conversation. We look forward to the October coffee event. TOCA ACT September 2023 Coffee Club 3rd October 2023
The Little Sutton Bakehouse was perfect for the TOCA ACT September coffee event just a short drive out of Canberra. The car park was full of blue and silver Teslas while inside we gathered round the table in boisterous conversation. We look forward to the October coffee event..
In response to an invitation by the Pheasants Wood Track management, TOCA ACT sent out a Model S Performance to represent Teslas in a meet organised by the historical race car club. The following write up by Ian McConachie provided a great insight to our upcoming Track Day in November 2023. Tesla MS Meets Vintage Race Cars 13th September 2023
In response to an invitation by the Pheasants Wood Track management, TOCA ACT sent out a Model S Performance to represent Teslas in a meet organised by the historical race car club. The following write up by Ian McConachie provided a great insight to our upcoming Track Day in November 2023..
ACT TOCA met at its monthly Coffee Club event, this time at Rodney's Nursery Cafe at Piallago. 11 members participated over coffee, tea, scones, and bacon and eggs. One Member had her new M3 Tesla fully wrapped in purple. They had to do a full rego inspection to get the colour changed on their rego papers! It was also great to welcome two TOCA Sydneysiders who joined us for the event. ACT Coffee Club in the Jungle 23rd August 2023
ACT TOCA met at its monthly Coffee Club event, this time at Rodney's Nursery Cafe at Piallago. 11 members participated over coffee, tea, scones, and bacon and eggs. One Member had her new M3 Tesla fully wrapped in purple. They had to do a full rego inspection to get the colour changed on their rego papers! It was also great to welcome two TOCA Sydneysiders who joined us for the event..
Northern Tasmanian owners went for a Mystery Drive to the Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm. TAS - Mystery Drive to Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm 23rd August 2023
Northern Tasmanian owners went for a Mystery Drive to the Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm..
Southern Tasmanian owners went for a Mystery Drive to the historic towns of Hamilton and Bothwell! TAS - Mystery Drive to Hamilton and Bothwell 23rd August 2023
Southern Tasmanian owners went for a Mystery Drive to the historic towns of Hamilton and Bothwell!.
The ACT TOCA crew checked out the Wins Creek Meadery on Sunday 13 August 2023. A quick dash down the Barton Highway and 20 minutes later, the group were all warm and cosy on the misty and cold Canberra day enjoying a cheeky mead. The historic travellers rest stop building had an internal bee hive for viewing the inside of a hive. A great lunch of pizza and mead, finishing off with ... um, mead and yes, coffees and hot chocolates. Lovely seeing new members attend. ACT Short Drive to Wins Creek Meadery 13th August 2023
The ACT TOCA crew checked out the Wins Creek Meadery on Sunday 13 August 2023. A quick dash down the Barton Highway and 20 minutes later, the group were all warm and cosy on the misty and cold Canberra day enjoying a cheeky mead. The historic travellers rest stop building had an internal bee hive for viewing the inside of a hive. A great lunch of pizza and mead, finishing off with ... um, mead and yes, coffees and hot chocolates. Lovely seeing new members attend..
Yesterday Qld TOCA had 38 people and 21 Tesla's attend our Mystery Drive to the LGi Power Generation Site in Bunya to learn the process of converting methane from land fill into Electricity. Followed by Lunch at a local Hotel.
Here some articles written by TOCA member David Waterworth on the LGI facilities in Queensland 
https://cleantechnica.com/2022/04/06/saving-the-planet-one-landfill-at-a-time/
https://cleantechnica.com/2022/07/06/tesla-powered-by-methane-from-landfill/
Qld TOCA Mystery Drive 13th August 2023
Yesterday Qld TOCA had 38 people and 21 Tesla's attend our Mystery Drive to the LGi Power Generation Site in Bunya to learn the process of converting methane from land fill into Electricity. Followed by Lunch at a local Hotel. Here some articles written by TOCA member David Waterworth on the LGI facilities in Queensland https://cleantechnica.com/2022/04/06/saving-the-planet-one-landfill-at-a-time/ https://cleantechnica.com/2022/07/06/tesla-powered-by-methane-from-landfill/ .
TOCA Members from the ACT, NSW, and QLD met at the Taronga Western Plains Zoo at Dubbo for their Zoofari experience on 5 and 6 August 2023. Some Members arrived a day early and experienced activities at Wellington and Dubbo. A great time had by all. The News Article is written from the perspective of one TOCA member, Tim and Alissa, who took their two daughters on the Zoofari. Photos of the event have been uploaded to the photos page. Dubbo Zoofari Trek - 5-6 August 2023 8th August 2023
TOCA Members from the ACT, NSW, and QLD met at the Taronga Western Plains Zoo at Dubbo for their Zoofari experience on 5 and 6 August 2023. Some Members arrived a day early and experienced activities at Wellington and Dubbo. A great time had by all. The News Article is written from the perspective of one TOCA member, Tim and Alissa, who took their two daughters on the Zoofari. Photos of the event have been uploaded to the photos page..
ACT TOCA held it's Coffee Club meet up with colleagues and friends at the Pitch Black Cafe in Rivett, Canberra on Wednesday 26 July 2023. Coffee was great and the food fantastic. Thanks to all those who attended. We also welcomed Stephen to his first Coffee Club event. ACT Coffee Club - July 2023 26th July 2023
ACT TOCA held it's Coffee Club meet up with colleagues and friends at the Pitch Black Cafe in Rivett, Canberra on Wednesday 26 July 2023. Coffee was great and the food fantastic. Thanks to all those who attended. We also welcomed Stephen to his first Coffee Club event..
The ACT ran its Mystery Drive event on Sunday 23 July 2023. Cryptic road directions, a secret crossword to complete and finding Dead Letter Box drops along the way revealed the final secret meeting place. Very cool day had by all. ACT Mystery Drive remains...a Mystery 24th July 2023
The ACT ran its Mystery Drive event on Sunday 23 July 2023. Cryptic road directions, a secret crossword to complete and finding Dead Letter Box drops along the way revealed the final secret meeting place. Very cool day had by all..
Tesla owners in Tassie gathered for a lunch at the Old Kempton Distillery, just north of Hobart. TAS - Lunch at Old Kempton Distillery 2nd July 2023
Tesla owners in Tassie gathered for a lunch at the Old Kempton Distillery, just north of Hobart..
Tesla owners in Tasmania went on a drive to Strathgordon, deep inside the South West Wilderness area of Tasmania! The day involved some photoshoots at various scenic locations, along with a fantastic lunch at Pedder Wilderness Lodge.
TAS - Strathgordon Drive and Lunch 28th June 2023
Tesla owners in Tasmania went on a drive to Strathgordon, deep inside the South West Wilderness area of Tasmania! The day involved some photoshoots at various scenic locations, along with a fantastic lunch at Pedder Wilderness Lodge. .
ACT TOCA's June 2023 Coffee Club met at the Little Oink Cafe in Cook, Canberra. ACT Coffee Club - June 2023 21st June 2023
ACT TOCA's June 2023 Coffee Club met at the Little Oink Cafe in Cook, Canberra..
ACT TOCA ventured up into the snow capped mountains on 18 June 2023 to be rewarded with some schnapps and a fine lunch at the Wild Brumby Distillery near Crackenback. Wild Brumby Distillery - ACT TOCA 18th June 2023
ACT TOCA ventured up into the snow capped mountains on 18 June 2023 to be rewarded with some schnapps and a fine lunch at the Wild Brumby Distillery near Crackenback. .
On Sunday 21st May TOCA members from NSW and ACT met at the stunning Silos Estate winery, near Berry NSW. 
NSW - Lunch at Silos 29th May 2023
On Sunday 21st May TOCA members from NSW and ACT met at the stunning Silos Estate winery, near Berry NSW. .
TOCA ACT visited the Snowy Hydro to experience through an interactive theatre the construction of this Engineering marvel of yesteryear as well as the future. A step back into the days of the Bushrangers at The Snowy Mountains Travellers Rest was the finishing touch for the day. Snowy Hydro Now, Bushrangers in the Past 28th May 2023
TOCA ACT visited the Snowy Hydro to experience through an interactive theatre the construction of this Engineering marvel of yesteryear as well as the future. A step back into the days of the Bushrangers at The Snowy Mountains Travellers Rest was the finishing touch for the day..
The largest TOCA ACT Coffee Club yet. 17 people, great venue, and good food and coffee. And we talked Tesla. What else can one ask for? Read on. Coffee for two before 10 AM in the ACT - Really! 26th May 2023
The largest TOCA ACT Coffee Club yet. 17 people, great venue, and good food and coffee. And we talked Tesla. What else can one ask for? Read on..
It was a great day for a coffee meeting at Two Before Ten in Gungahlin this week.
We started off at a table inside but we soon outgrew that and moved to a table outside in the sunshine. In total, 15 people came along to enjoy a chat, a cuppa, and something to eat.
ACT Coffee Club - April 2023 26th April 2023
It was a great day for a coffee meeting at Two Before Ten in Gungahlin this week. We started off at a table inside but we soon outgrew that and moved to a table outside in the sunshine. In total, 15 people came along to enjoy a chat, a cuppa, and something to eat. .
Tassie TOCA members had an enjoyable drive and lunch at Devil's Corner, a spectacular winery on the east coast.
TAS - Lunch at Devils Corner Cellar Door 17th April 2023
Tassie TOCA members had an enjoyable drive and lunch at Devil's Corner, a spectacular winery on the east coast. .
ACT TOCA Easter Egg hunt was a hopping success, with the TOCA kids finding the Easter Bunny's secret map and eating all the eggs hidden around Canberra. ACT Easter Eggs Found - Bunny Hopping Mad! 8th April 2023
ACT TOCA Easter Egg hunt was a hopping success, with the TOCA kids finding the Easter Bunny's secret map and eating all the eggs hidden around Canberra..
The ACT TOCA Coffee Club met at the Fox and Bow in Farrer, Canberra, for a coffee and a chat. Most of the discussion centred around the recent TOCA Bootcamp held at the Sutton Road complex. Next coffee club in April 2023 will be on Canberra's northside. ACT Coffee Club Meets Again - March 2023 22nd March 2023
The ACT TOCA Coffee Club met at the Fox and Bow in Farrer, Canberra, for a coffee and a chat. Most of the discussion centred around the recent TOCA Bootcamp held at the Sutton Road complex. Next coffee club in April 2023 will be on Canberra's northside..
Website: Fox and Bow
For the third year, TOCA Hunter Valley locals displayed cars at the Upper Hunter Show in Muswellbrook. After Pandemic woes one year and being flooded the next everyone was looking forward to a great time – and we got a heat wave. 38 Degrees on Saturday!
NSW Upper Hunter Show Energy Hub 22nd March 2023
For the third year, TOCA Hunter Valley locals displayed cars at the Upper Hunter Show in Muswellbrook. After Pandemic woes one year and being flooded the next everyone was looking forward to a great time – and we got a heat wave. 38 Degrees on Saturday! .
ACT TOCA held Bootcamp 1/2023 on 18 March 2023 at the Sutton Road Driver Training Facility. The event saw over 24 TOCA Members and Non-Members attend to learn more about their incredible cars. A great day was had with many questions at an awesome facility. ACT "Bootcamp" a Hit 20th March 2023
ACT TOCA held Bootcamp 1/2023 on 18 March 2023 at the Sutton Road Driver Training Facility. The event saw over 24 TOCA Members and Non-Members attend to learn more about their incredible cars. A great day was had with many questions at an awesome facility..
On the 23rd February, TOCA ACT held its inaugural Coffee Morning. We met at “Teddy Picker’s” on Constitution Avenue in Campbell. ACT TOCA Coffee Club - February 2023 24th February 2023
On the 23rd February, TOCA ACT held its inaugural Coffee Morning. We met at “Teddy Picker’s” on Constitution Avenue in Campbell..
Our TOCA ACT overnight trip to Tumbarumba, NSW to sample the region's wines and tour the local gin distillery was an absolute blast! An amazing trip to Australia's best kept secret - Tumbarumba. 
The Australian High Country never fails to amaze, whether it is nature walks or ... a gin and wine trip with fine dining thrown in. Those who missed out - well, you missed a really great time! Next time!
ACT Gin, Wine and Fine Dining in Tumbarumba 9th February 2023
Our TOCA ACT overnight trip to Tumbarumba, NSW to sample the region's wines and tour the local gin distillery was an absolute blast! An amazing trip to Australia's best kept secret - Tumbarumba. The Australian High Country never fails to amaze, whether it is nature walks or ... a gin and wine trip with fine dining thrown in. Those who missed out - well, you missed a really great time! Next time! .
On Sunday 15 January 2023, TOCA ACT welcomed 2023 with a Big Day Out barbecue lunch at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, followed by a sanctuary walk to see all of our native critters in their natural environment. ACT Big Day Out Barbecue 16th January 2023
On Sunday 15 January 2023, TOCA ACT welcomed 2023 with a Big Day Out barbecue lunch at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, followed by a sanctuary walk to see all of our native critters in their natural environment..
2022
Our TOCA Adventurers braved the elements and dangers of the African savannah to stay with the most vicious of animals...at Taronga Western Plains Zoo at Dubbo. 
A great time was had by all. Brilliant food, wine, and of course the star attractions, the animals. Our African Adventure - Dubbo Zoo 13th December 2022
Our TOCA Adventurers braved the elements and dangers of the African savannah to stay with the most vicious of animals...at Taronga Western Plains Zoo at Dubbo. A great time was had by all. Brilliant food, wine, and of course the star attractions, the animals..
TOCA (ACT) members hit the road on Sunday 20 November 2022 starting from the Tesla Superchargers at Piallago. A Touch of Bungendore 22nd November 2022
TOCA (ACT) members hit the road on Sunday 20 November 2022 starting from the Tesla Superchargers at Piallago..
For more information download this document
Saturday 20th August TOCA workshop open day and BBQ at WA Rep Jon Edwards workshop.
Awesome turnout with 47 people passing through checking out charging gear, cables, and asking questions.
Carbon neutral Biofil demonstrations, along with EVTV battery DC to DC charging demos.
Great casual day with a lot of info exchange. WA - TOCA workshop open day and BBQ 1st September 2022
Saturday 20th August TOCA workshop open day and BBQ at WA Rep Jon Edwards workshop. Awesome turnout with 47 people passing through checking out charging gear, cables, and asking questions. Carbon neutral Biofil demonstrations, along with EVTV battery DC to DC charging demos. Great casual day with a lot of info exchange..
What an awesome turnout, a ton of people showed up. 17 Teslas on the track for a two hour session. WA - DRM Track Session (May 2022) 24th May 2022
What an awesome turnout, a ton of people showed up. 17 Teslas on the track for a two hour session. .
Model 3 Bootcamp held on 2nd of April 2022. WA - TOCA Model 3 Bootcamp 2/4/22 4th April 2022
Model 3 Bootcamp held on 2nd of April 2022..
Here's a few photos from the Wollongong Coffee Catch Up. 19 people and 12 cars. NSW - Wollongong Social - Coffee Catch Up March 2022 27th March 2022
Here's a few photos from the Wollongong Coffee Catch Up. 19 people and 12 cars..
The weather was threatening but the rain held off. 8 members assembled for the TOCA Track Day driver briefing by Jurgen Lunsmann followed by Rookie training laps. WA - TOCA EVENT 26 March - Track Day 27th March 2022
The weather was threatening but the rain held off. 8 members assembled for the TOCA Track Day driver briefing by Jurgen Lunsmann followed by Rookie training laps. .
Here are few photos from the WinZero event last night at Bowral. Bad weather, but at least 50 people/groups came through to look at the cars. NSW - Winzero Earth Hour - Bowral March 2022 26th March 2022
Here are few photos from the WinZero event last night at Bowral. Bad weather, but at least 50 people/groups came through to look at the cars..
Welcome to Zoofari @ Taronga Western Plains Zoo
18 Teslas made the trip over to Taronga Western Plains Zoo, coming from ACT, NSW & VIC. We filled the carpark with zero emissions and a gorgeous selection of S3X. 
Welcome to Zoofari - Dubbo Zoo March 2022 18th March 2022
Welcome to Zoofari @ Taronga Western Plains Zoo 18 Teslas made the trip over to Taronga Western Plains Zoo, coming from ACT, NSW & VIC. We filled the carpark with zero emissions and a gorgeous selection of S3X. .
TOCA visit to Cattle Hill wind farm by the Tasmanian Teslerati Teslas converge at Cattle Hill Wind Farm in Central Tasmania 5th March 2022
TOCA visit to Cattle Hill wind farm by the Tasmanian Teslerati.
The wait is finally over from residents of the ACT with the Chief Minister, Andrew Barr opening the Canberra store today. The new store, with its prime location on Bunda St in Civic will provide test drives, deliveries, and sales for the ACT region. Official Opening of the Canberra Tesla store 11th February 2022
The wait is finally over from residents of the ACT with the Chief Minister, Andrew Barr opening the Canberra store today. The new store, with its prime location on Bunda St in Civic will provide test drives, deliveries, and sales for the ACT region..
TOCA ACT had a long drive to lunch today at the Tumut River Brewing Company. ACT - TOCA Long Drive to Tumut Photos for Website 30th January 2022
TOCA ACT had a long drive to lunch today at the Tumut River Brewing Company. .
5th Dec was a great turnout, over 100 members and family and around 35 cars. We had a great tour of the HARS hangars and aircraft, it was great to get together and meet new people and have some great conversations. NSW - Christmas Family Day at HARS Aviation Museum - 5th December 17th January 2022
5th Dec was a great turnout, over 100 members and family and around 35 cars. We had a great tour of the HARS hangars and aircraft, it was great to get together and meet new people and have some great conversations..
2021
On a fine December Melbourne Saturday morning 50 Vic TOCA members attended a bootcamp at Tesla Brighton and then a Georgian Christmas lunch at Umbrella bar and lounge nearby in Elsternwick. VIC - Georgian Christmas Lunch 4 December 2021 5th December 2021
On a fine December Melbourne Saturday morning 50 Vic TOCA members attended a bootcamp at Tesla Brighton and then a Georgian Christmas lunch at Umbrella bar and lounge nearby in Elsternwick..
Seven lucky participants from rural Victoria including Ballarat, Geelong, Buninyong, Blackwood and Kyneton were able to still attend this successful intimate event in Kyneton at Animus Gin Distillery on Sunday afternoon 6 June. TOCA (Vic) Animus Distillery TOCA Visit 20th June 2021
Seven lucky participants from rural Victoria including Ballarat, Geelong, Buninyong, Blackwood and Kyneton were able to still attend this successful intimate event in Kyneton at Animus Gin Distillery on Sunday afternoon 6 June..
On Saturday 8 May Victorian TOCA members were hosted by Affnnesse Premium Detailing in Clayton South for 3 hours including 2 members having exterior detailing done. TOCA (Vic) Affinesse Detailing Workshop on 8th May 16th May 2021
On Saturday 8 May Victorian TOCA members were hosted by Affnnesse Premium Detailing in Clayton South for 3 hours including 2 members having exterior detailing done..
TOCA (Tas) visit to McHenrys Distillery TOCA (Tas) visit to McHenrys - SUNDAY 2 May 2021 12th May 2021
TOCA (Tas) visit to McHenrys Distillery.
The first major event in Tasmania. TOCA (Tas) convoys to Meadowbank Vineyard - 17 January 2021 7th May 2021
The first major event in Tasmania. .
Website: Video of the Event
2020
The November 2020 Tesla Owners Club of Australia Newsletter to all members. Tesla Owners Club Australia November 2020 Newsletter 27th November 2020
The November 2020 Tesla Owners Club of Australia Newsletter to all members..
The September 2020 Tesla Owners Club of Australia newsletter. Tesla Owners Club Australia September 2020 Newsletter 18th September 2020
The September 2020 Tesla Owners Club of Australia newsletter..
Over 2/3 of the Electric Vehicles at the Bunndanoon Drive Day (organised by the Australian Electric Vehicle Association and supported by TOCA) were Teslas, all Model 3's apart from three Model S's and one Model X. Good on you TOCA members!
Great drive, good interest generated at the Joining Forces in Bundanoon 5th September 2020
Over 2/3 of the Electric Vehicles at the Bunndanoon Drive Day (organised by the Australian Electric Vehicle Association and supported by TOCA) were Teslas, all Model 3's apart from three Model S's and one Model X. Good on you TOCA members! Great drive, good interest generated at the "display", lovely lunch, and one Model 3 couple is getting inspired to do Uluru! .
The May 2020 Tesla Owners Club of Australia Newsletter to all members. Tesla Owners Club Australia May 2020 Newsletter 13th May 2020
The May 2020 Tesla Owners Club of Australia Newsletter to all members..
ACT and Region - Shannons Wheels 2020 Queanbeyan
First outing for the TOCA marquee - it looked splendid!
ACT and Region - Shannons Wheels 2020 1st March 2020
ACT and Region - Shannons Wheels 2020 Queanbeyan First outing for the TOCA marquee - it looked splendid! .
Tour and lunch at Cassegrain Wines on Sunday 16th February 2020 Cassegrain Wines event 29th February 2020
Tour and lunch at Cassegrain Wines on Sunday 16th February 2020.
ACT and Region - Canadian Drinks and Cars.
It was great to try a mid-week after work catch up for a change. It certainly paid off as I had not met Jude or Nathan before. Paul managed to pop by as well. We had spent a couple of hours chatting about many things whilst enjoying a few Canadian drinks and some traditional Canadian cuisine. Keep your eyes peeled for our upcoming events and as always if you have any suggestions please drop me a line ACT and Region - Canadian Drinks and Cars 29th January 2020
ACT and Region - Canadian Drinks and Cars. It was great to try a mid-week after work catch up for a change. It certainly paid off as I had not met Jude or Nathan before. Paul managed to pop by as well. We had spent a couple of hours chatting about many things whilst enjoying a few Canadian drinks and some traditional Canadian cuisine. Keep your eyes peeled for our upcoming events and as always if you have any suggestions please drop me a line .
A huge thank you to all those who attended our drive to support the bushfire affected town of Braidwood, NSW.
Canberra & Region Drive to Bushfire Affected Braidwood NSW 26th January 2020
A huge thank you to all those who attended our drive to support the bushfire affected town of Braidwood, NSW. .
2019
We need your help! TOCA has entered a team of 20 cars in the Special Olympics Soar and Roar festival which is on this weekend at Sydney Motorsport Park, and we need your urgent support to help us reach our fundraising target in these final few days.
Soar and Roar - Team Tesla needs your help 5th December 2019
We need your help! TOCA has entered a team of 20 cars in the Special Olympics Soar and Roar festival which is on this weekend at Sydney Motorsport Park, and we need your urgent support to help us reach our fundraising target in these final few days. .
Website: Team Tesla - Soar and Roar
We had a great turn out for our Canberra Region Christmas lunch with about 25 people attending. Canberra Christmas Region Lunch 1st December 2019
We had a great turn out for our Canberra Region Christmas lunch with about 25 people attending. .
An enjoyable lunch and camaraderie at the Canberra Yacht Club by 10+ members. CANBERRA - Fish N Chips by the Lake 11th November 2019
An enjoyable lunch and camaraderie at the Canberra Yacht Club by 10+ members. .
A nice midweek breakfast of Canberra TOCA members At the Red Hill cafe and lookout. Canberra Midweek Breakfast 4th November 2019
A nice midweek breakfast of Canberra TOCA members At the Red Hill cafe and lookout. .
Obsession Car Detailing in Mitchell, Canberra hosted a paint protection, coatings & information night aimed at Tesla Model-3 owners but relevant to all Tesla owners. CANBERRA - CAR DETAILING 3rd November 2019
Obsession Car Detailing in Mitchell, Canberra hosted a paint protection, coatings & information night aimed at Tesla Model-3 owners but relevant to all Tesla owners..
They say life is all about balance so after a mid week fill up on tacos and burritos it was time for new Sydney area owners to hit a Sunday morning bootcamp. Thankfully it wasn't as much of a workout as it sounds, except perhaps for those of us answering questions! From Tacos to Bootcamps 13th October 2019
They say life is all about balance so after a mid week fill up on tacos and burritos it was time for new Sydney area owners to hit a Sunday morning bootcamp. Thankfully it wasn't as much of a workout as it sounds, except perhaps for those of us answering questions!.
Last night saw a great collection of Teslas turn up for our second regular monthly catchup. Model 3's were abound, a few Model Ss and an X were in attendance (with their respective owners). Newcastle Meet and Pies - October 3rd October 2019
Last night saw a great collection of Teslas turn up for our second regular monthly catchup. Model 3's were abound, a few Model Ss and an X were in attendance (with their respective owners)..
Following a very successful AGM TOCA can truly claim to have a national presence with the new committee having members from all eight states and territories. A truly national club! 22nd August 2019
Following a very successful AGM TOCA can truly claim to have a national presence with the new committee having members from all eight states and territories..
JOIN US IN BATHURST, enjoy meeting fellow Tesla owners and drive Mt Panorama!! 16-18 August 2019
Mount Panorama is the venue for our 2019 National Rally. We would love to see as many of us as possible enjoy a weekend of both fun and interesting activities as well as some great networking opportunities with other Tesla enthusiasts. AGM and National Rally 16-18th August 22nd July 2019
JOIN US IN BATHURST, enjoy meeting fellow Tesla owners and drive Mt Panorama!! 16-18 August 2019 Mount Panorama is the venue for our 2019 National Rally. We would love to see as many of us as possible enjoy a weekend of both fun and interesting activities as well as some great networking opportunities with other Tesla enthusiasts..
Website: Register for AGM
Members ascended on Silos Winery to use the new Superchargers, sample some great wine and eat delicious food. Successful Silos Supercharger event 15th July 2019
Members ascended on Silos Winery to use the new Superchargers, sample some great wine and eat delicious food..
Noosa EV Expo 27th June 2019
Noosa EV Expo 2019 was on this past weekend for a second year in a row. By shear coincidence Swiss couple Ralf and Nicole happened to find out about it a few days prior. They were staying in Noosa for a couple of nights and at the time of the Expo and were happy to accept an invitation to come and exhibit their vehicle and speak to the visitors about their experience with Tesla. .
There are some discounts coming up on our Tesla Owners Club of Australia store. Discounts on our Store 16th May 2019
There are some discounts coming up on our Tesla Owners Club of Australia store..
Website: https://www.teslaowners.org.au/store
Tesla Owners Club Australia April 2019 Newsletter 23rd April 2019
The April edition of the Tesla Owners Club of Australia newsletter..
Convoy to Plug Me In finish event Plug Me In finish event 7th April 2019
Convoy to Plug Me In finish event.
A leisurely Sunday drive to Sublime Point on Sunday 24th February. Drive to Sublime Point 24th February 2019
A leisurely Sunday drive to Sublime Point on Sunday 24th February..
TOCA members attended the Cassegrain Winery Australia Day Australia Day at Cassegrain Wines 17th February 2019
TOCA members attended the Cassegrain Winery Australia Day "between the vines" event..
2018
Soar and Roar drive day for Special Olympics athletes Soar and Roar 9th December 2018
Soar and Roar drive day for Special Olympics athletes.
Tesla Owners Club Australia November Newsletter 19th November 2018
The TOCA November 2018 Newsletter..
From St Leonards we headed in convoy via Richmond to The Hydro Majestic Hotel for lunch Blue mountains drive and lunch 4th November 2018
From St Leonards we headed in convoy via Richmond to The Hydro Majestic Hotel for lunch.
On Sunday, 30 September around 26 Tesla folk gathered at Tesla Cremorne for a much anticipated lunch at the Mt Macedon Pub. A great day was had by all with a detour to view Dennis and Esther Healey's amazing collection of rare American cars followed by a feast of food put on by the Mt Macedon Pub! Mt Macedon pub Drive and Lunch 5th October 2018
On Sunday, 30 September around 26 Tesla folk gathered at Tesla Cremorne for a much anticipated lunch at the Mt Macedon Pub. A great day was had by all with a detour to view Dennis and Esther Healey's amazing collection of rare American cars followed by a feast of food put on by the Mt Macedon Pub!.
TOCA members proudly supported the Hunter EV Show including providing Hunter Valley EV Show 23rd September 2018
TOCA members proudly supported the Hunter EV Show including providing "Magical Test Rides"!.
An exclusive Model 3 experience for TOCA members and guests. Model 3 - Exclusive Member Evening 19th September 2018
An exclusive Model 3 experience for TOCA members and guests..
TOCA have made a submission to the Senate Select Committee on Electric Vehicles. Senate Select Committee on EVs 1st August 2018
TOCA have made a submission to the Senate Select Committee on Electric Vehicles..
For more information download this document
Our convoy of six Teslas weaved their way up to Galston Gorge and then to Berowra Waters. Following lunch we squeezed on to the ferry for a scenic finish! Berowra Waters drive and lunch 29th July 2018
Our convoy of six Teslas weaved their way up to Galston Gorge and then to Berowra Waters. Following lunch we squeezed on to the ferry for a scenic finish!.
10 lucky club members joined ten prospective owners at Tesla on 6th June for a fantastic evening sampling some of Scotland’s finest. Whisky tasting at Tesla Cremorne 6th June 2018
10 lucky club members joined ten prospective owners at Tesla on 6th June for a fantastic evening sampling some of Scotland’s finest..
On the last Sunday of the month members gather at Cremorne at 10-00 to enjoy morning tea and chat with fellow members. April Destination Unknown 29th April 2018
On the last Sunday of the month members gather at Cremorne at 10-00 to enjoy morning tea and chat with fellow members..
Sunday 29th April saw Sydney members put their thinking caps on to solve Tesla related cryptic clues to find locations on a “Tesl-ure hunt” including Musk Street, Edison Parade and Fremont Avenue! Tesl-ure Hunt 29th April 2018
Sunday 29th April saw Sydney members put their thinking caps on to solve Tesla related cryptic clues to find locations on a “Tesl-ure hunt” including Musk Street, Edison Parade and Fremont Avenue! .
On 15 April Shannons and the Association of Motoring Clubs presented the 2018 American Motoring Show. Normally open only to classic and historic vehicles, a special section was made available to the Tesla Owners Club to show are very modern American Cars. American Car Show 15th April 2018
On 15 April Shannons and the Association of Motoring Clubs presented the 2018 American Motoring Show. Normally open only to classic and historic vehicles, a special section was made available to the Tesla Owners Club to show are very modern American Cars..
On 25th March we had our first coffee catch up at Tesla St Leonards and took the time to discuss all things charging. Experiences ranged from those yet to pick up their car to the club’s own charging lone ranger Richard McNeall! Catchup on Tesla charging 25th March 2018
On 25th March we had our first coffee catch up at Tesla St Leonards and took the time to discuss all things charging. Experiences ranged from those yet to pick up their car to the club’s own charging lone ranger Richard McNeall!.
Morning tea catchup then lunch at Source Dining Morning Tea Catchup then Lunch at Source Dining 25th March 2018
Morning tea catchup then lunch at Source Dining.
February saw our big weekend gathering in Canberra kick off with an informal evening dinner on the Saturday followed by optional activities the following morning, a convoy past Parliament House and an excellent lunch at Pialligo Estate. Multi-state Lunch 4th March 2018
February saw our big weekend gathering in Canberra kick off with an informal evening dinner on the Saturday followed by optional activities the following morning, a convoy past Parliament House and an excellent lunch at Pialligo Estate..