Date(s) - 15/09/2019
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Mazda Head Office
Join us for a drive up to Arthur’s Seat and then lunch at Charlies Auto Museum.
We be meeting at Mazda HQ (211a Wellington Rd, Mulgrave) at 9:30am for a 10am departure.
Route details are as follows, but note that this may change on the day.
Google Maps link for drive is here: https://goo.gl/maps/tq2GhAboMSVSzyBr7
Meet point Mazda Head Office 211 Wellington Road, Mulgrave
Leave at 10am
Turn left into Wellington Road.
Continue along Wellington Road through Rowville and Lysterfield and into Narre Warren East.
At the roundabout at the bottom of the hill turn right into Belgrave-Hallam Road.
Continue along Belgrave-Hallam Road which becomes Narre warren North Road.
Continue along Narre Warren North Road past Fountain Gate Shopping Centre and it becomes Narre Warren-Cranbourne Road.
Continue along Narre Warren-Cranbourne Road and veer left onto South Gippsland Highway.
Continue along South Gippsland Highway and turn right into Baxter-Tooradin Road.
Continue along Baxter-Tooradin Road all the way to Baxter and onto Sages Road and then turn left onto Moorooduc Highway.
Continue along Moorooduc Highway which becomes Mornington Peninsula Freeway.
Continue along Mornington Peninsula Freeway and take the turn off to Arthurs Seat McCulloch Road and immediately turn right into Arthurs Seat Road.
Climb the mountain through all the twisty bits and at the top veer left into the Arthurs Seat car park and viewing area.
After you have had a geek out over Port Phillip bay and the tummy is beginning to rumble a bit then get back in the cars and turn right back onto Arthurs Seat Road and take the first street left into Purves Road.
Continue along Purves Road and then turn left into Charlies Auto Museum at No. 175 Purves Road, Arthurs Seat.
For those that are interested this place was built by a Mr Charles Schwerkolt who is the father of Charlie Schwerkolt who now runs Lee Holsworth in Car No. 18 Preston Hire in the V8 Supercars .
When Charlie senior retired from Waverly Fork Lift Hire company he decided to build this museum for his and our pleasure so please enjoy the selection of vehicles and memorabilia.