The Austin Healey Owners Club (NSW) Inc. has been an organisation since 1969 dedicated to the pursuit of happiness and fun through the love and enjoyment of owning a Healey or Austin Healey sports car.
Membership is open to current and past owners of Healey (Donald Healey Motor Company produced vehicles) and “big” Austin Healey models; 100; 100/M; 100/S; 100/6; and 3000. Proof of ownership (copy of registration or receipt) should accompany all applications for membership.
The basic aims of the Club are to maintain and preserve vehicles of the marque in the best possible condition and to encourage members to participate in competition, social and informative events.
Organised activities are many and varied, ranging from social functions, technical days, competitive events (as a member of the Combined Sports Car Association), drives, Concours d’Elegance to National Rallys organised in turn by each Australian Club.
In addition, membership benefits include access to the Club’s spare parts, technical assistance, a library of historical and technical literature, service and restoration advice, regalia, a monthly magazine FLAT-CHAT and the opportunity to meet and develop lasting friendships with other enthusiasts who share a love of Healey and Austin Healey cars.
To see for yourself what the club has to offer please come along to our monthly meetings where visitors and prospective new members always receive a very warm welcome, or contact our Membership Secretary.
Signs You’re Paying Too Much for Car Insurance
As someone who drives, you probably see car insurance as a necessity. Even though you might not like paying for car insurance, you might know that it is something that you have to have, and you might think that it’s worth the cost so that you can be adequately covered. Even though it’s true that having insurance on your vehicle is pretty much non-negotiable, you should know that you do not have to keep paying high rates. These are a few signs that you might be paying more for your coverage than you should be and that there might be steps that you can take to reduce costs.
You Haven’t Shopped Around
If you just signed up for car insurance through one provider or another without shopping around for your options, then there is a good chance that you are paying a lot more than you should be. The truth is that just because someone else you know might have been able to get the best prices on car insurance through one provider does not mean that this is the best provider for you.
Plus, even if the company that you use right now had the best rates when you first signed up, there is a good chance that things have changed over time. Therefore, it is definitely a good idea for you to start shopping around for auto insurance from different providers. Then, you may be able to find cheaper rates and a better provider than what you have right now.
You Have a Bad Driving Record
If you have a bad driving record, there is a good chance that you are paying a lot more for your car insurance than someone who has a good driving record. Fortunately, taking a driving course and following all traffic laws in the future can help you reduce costs.
As you can see, there are various signs that you can look for to determine if you are paying too much for car insurance. If any of these things fit your situation, then you may want to look for ways to change things up and save money on your coverage.