Rover Owners Club Inc(NSW & ACT)
The club was formed in 1965 by dedicated Rover enthusiasts. The club fosters ownership and running of all Rover cars, motorbikes ad bicycles. Dedicated area convenors and dedicated model coordinators ensure the club maintains a vibrant atmosphere in which to preserve the future of as many Rover cars as is possible.
As of November 2016 the club numbered over 250 members, with 350 Rover models, spanning the timeline of the Rover history.
The club maintains a library of historic and technical books and articles on various Rovers. There is a strong parts stock across earlier models and technical advice available to new owners and unique club merchandise..
A vibrant event calendar of invited and ROC run events ensures members are entertained and have an avenue to show off their cars on an almost weekly basis. Events include display days, cars’n’coffee events, car parts wrecking days and visits to various museums and other social based events also.
The ROC is one of four major Rover owners Club in Australia, the others include the Victoria and Tasmania based Rover Car Club of Australia; the Rover Car Club of South Australia, the Western Australian Rover Owner’s Club and the Rover Car Club of Queensland. There is also the Rover P4 Driver’s Guild of Australia. These clubs all come together every two years in the National Australia “Rove”.
Run by a volunteer committee and dedicated band of experts in various fields from parts, to technical ability to PR and editorial skills, the ROC club also maintains liaison with parts storage and specialist manufacturers world-wide, and in Australia, to ensure club members are able to maintain and preserve their Rovers in excellent condition for the future.