Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Auto Festa 2017

On Sunday the 29th of October, 50 IMSMC cars ( and 1 Vespa) participated in the annual Auto Festa at Pioneer park, as part of the Norton Street Festa, Leichhardt.

At 9:00am, Parramatta Rd was transformed in to the Via Appuania, with Italian motor vehicles of all shapes and sizes, historic & modern classics, each greeted and respected by the Sunday morning traffic in Sydney.

Upon arrival, our machines looked great, as our members parked with great efficiency and respect of the public alike.

.Auto Festa is a day of all things Italian (and some).  Food, wine, fashion, engineering, song and dance It was estimated that the event was attended by over 150,000 MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC.

Certainly a substantial claim to being  the biggest street Festa in all of Australia. We congratulate the organisers and thank Patrick O'Reilly of Impact exhibitors!

At lunchtime, All IMSMC members and guests were treated with a porchetta roll, courtesy of the event manager! 

A huge THANKYOU TO CARMINE LOSINNO, ANDRES MENDES LOPES & ROSITA CARA, for graciously giving up their time carving up and serving the porchetta rolls for all to enjoy!

Our Club stall was in full swing - A SPECIAL MENTION TO HELEN CHANTELLE,  for her efforts in manning our Bancarella - Thank you Helen.

It was wonderful to note the number of members that participated in the day, bringing along family and friends... in excess of 100!

A great display from IMSMC. Wonderfully participated.
A very big thank you to all members and guests who participated in the days event!

Friday, October 13, 2017

Italian Rugby League Launch

On Thursday 12th of October IMSMC was invited to
display a few of its wonderful classics at the Italian Rugby League World Cup Dinner.

This event, organised by TNT sports management, was held at the iconic Doltone House, Darling Island.

Several members were in attendance, Giovanni and Maria Melissari, Charlie and Marie Losinno, Robert and Elissa Losinno, Tony and Frida Albanese and Michael and Cate Stivala representing IMSMC at the event.

The Dinner showcased the Italian team for 2017 Rugby League World Cup, including James Tedesco, Mark Minichiello & Terry Campese. The World Cup will be taking place in locations all over Australia commencing end of October.

The 830 attendees were entertained by M.C. Matthew Johns, comedian, James Liotta and VIP guest, racing driver, Mark Winterbottom whilst enjoying a sumptuous three course dinner with Italian wines and beers.

A wonderful night, Italian style. 

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Burwood Festival 2017

On Sunday the 8th of October, a contingent of IMSMC members made representation at the Burwood Spring Festival.

A Huge congratulations to Charlie Losinno, picking up “The Best Restoration 1940’s”, for his jewel – 1948 Topolino. Well done Charlie, your “Goiello” continues to attract appreciation.

The festival is one of Sydney’s large gatherings of cars. It’s a great day for all, with a significant emphasis on activities for Families with young children. We’ll always do our best to cater for all interests within our club!

Thank you to our IMSMC participants!