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The 1964 Australian TQ Championships were held on the 28th December 1964 at the "Point Pass Speedway".

To commemorate this occasion,  a "40th Anniversary Reunion" was held to celebrate the event.

It took place on the 21st November 2004 at the Point Pass Oval, Point Pass commenced at 11 am with a BBQ Lunch.

The format for the event was:

A Static Display of Cars, with the emphasis on cars that raced in the 1964 Championship event
A Static Display of Cars & Motor Cycles, with the emphasis on cars that have a background that raced at Point Pass Speedway
A Static Display of Classic Speedway Cars & Bikes
A Display of any memorabilia of the Point Pass Speedway, including local drivers trophies & sashes
The Eudunda SA Ambulance Service gave a demonstration of resuscitation to a patient
Sale of a Souvenir Program produced especially for the occasion
Sale of a copy of the 1964 Australian TQ Championships Program
Sale of memorabilia such as Bumper Stickers & Stubby Holders

The Official Opening was conducted at 2 pm by Mr. Jim Reese, who together with his father and numerous other persons within the Eudunda Motor Cycle & Car Club "made it all happen in those days".

The photos are a small sample of what was on display:

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Track Licence

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Trophies & Sashes

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Jim Reese E7 - Trophies and Helmet

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Jim Reese's Trophies

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Brian Latz's Safety Belts

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Brian Latz E6 - Trophies and Sashes

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Jeff Holding E8 - Wearing his 1968 SA Championship Sash

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Jeff Holding's Sashes

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Brian Latz and Sashes

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Jim Reese and Sash

For a full report on the Reunion, go to:

Point Pass Speedway Reunion




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