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Australian Electric Vehicle Association - Adelaide Branch
MEETINGS  - Held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month*              


Next Meeting Details: 

  The next meeting will be on...

Wednesday, 20th September 2017 - 7:30pm

Meeting overview: -

1) Guest Speaker:
  Simon Baldwin - Audi Sport Expert
from Solitaire Automotive Group.
  "Audi A3 and Q7 e-tron - New

) Members' EV Conversion Reports
 including normal Q & A session.

3) EV News/Videos

4) ...other exciting stuff!

Note: Committee members will be available from 7:00pm prior to the meeting to accept membership and renewal forms and payments (please have the correct money - ask Eric).

You don't have to be a member to attend.
Visitors are very welcome.
Visitors are ask to pay a $4.00 entrance fee to help cover meeting room hire.

Venue details ...

Vogue Theatre,
 25 Belair Road,
 Kingswood 5062

This meeting will be held in the Function Centre, which is on the northern side of the theatre.

Entry to the building is via the northern car park.

Parking is available in the northern and southern car parks.
(Belair Rd is the continuation of Unley Rd.)
Note: The car parks against the northern wall are reserved for plug-in vehicles.

Join us for a meal prior to this meeting at "Caffe Buongiorno Mitcham"
anytime from 5:30pm
...even if it's just for a coffee.
Address: 212 Belair Rd, Hawthorn 5062
(Corner of Wemyss Ave)  Menu

Phone: (08) 8272 8877


Future meetings:

  • September 2017
    Wednesday, September 20, 7:30pm
    See above...
  • October 2017
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017
  • November 2017
    Wednesday, November 22, 7:30pm
    Note: This meeting will be on the 4th Wednesday this month because of the National AGM in Tasmania earlier in the month..
  • December 2017
    No meeting, see Xmas event (coming soon)

For meetings in other states, please visit the AEVA Headquarters Website.


Previous Meeting Activities

August 16, 2017 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:
  Bob Gell from GELCOservices
 - Using the New Mitsubishi Outlander 
   as a 240V power source !
 - The latest in EV interconnect cables.
 - The latest developments in EV charging
   around SA.

July 19, 2017 - Minutes

1) No Guest Speaker was organised for this meeting to allow for Members Conversion reports and Videos missed from the last meeting.

2) The SA Branch AGM was held at this meeting. - AGM Minutes

June 21, 2017 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:
Christian Reynolds
Managing Director - ZF Lemforder Australia Pty. Ltd - "What Next in Mobility?"

Members will eventually have access to the video of Christian's presentation on the Members' Page.

May 17, 2017 - Minutes

Subject: TESLA Model X
Brock Frady from North Carolina
(in conjunction with MikesCarInfo)
showed us over the Model X in fine
detail, via a video.


April 19, 2017 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:
Edward Booth
 - AEVA (SA) Vice Chairman
"Home Conversions - an update..."

March 15, 2017 - Minutes

Eric Rodda - AEVA (SA) Secretary
"EV Info on the Net".

Download the updated document here

February 15, 2017 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:
Dr Stuart Wildy
Director of Flinders Automotive Solar Team, Flinders University.
"World Solar Challenge project"

Members have access to the video of Stuart's presentation on the Members' Page.

January 18, 2017 - Minutes

Guest Speakers   
 Eric Rodda - AEVA(SA) Secretary
 "When is a charger not a charger?"

Bob Gell
- GELCOservices
 "Electric-Highway on the Fleurieu - Update"   

Members will have access to the video of Eric's presentation on the Members' Page.

November 16, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speakers:    
Dr Bryn Williams &James Bennett
- SA Power Networks
"Charging Electric Vehicles Today & Tomorrow"

Members have access to the video of this presentation on the Members' Page.

October 19, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:
No speaker tonight - Final planning for the
National AGM activities on the weekend.

September 21, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speakers: 
      Craig Wilkins

       - Conservation Council SA
     Mike Smyth
        - "Adelaide to Zero" Finalist

Members will have access to Craig Wilkin's video of this presentation on the Members' Page.
Mike Smyth's video will not be be presented on the Member's page - by request.

August 17, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:  Paul Hunter
    "From Conversion to Commercial"
Paul spoke about his experiences in converting two cars (including a Lotus Elise) from petrol to electric, then his experiences with a commercial electric car: The Holden VOLT.

Members have access to the video of this presentation on the Members' Page.

July 20, 2016 - Minutes
                   - AGM Minutes

Guest Speaker:
Mic Chapman - Showing us the latest in electric bikes.
Thank you Mic for a great display and talk.

Members will have access to the video of this presentation on the Members' Page.

June 15, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speakers:
Peter Lindqvist - Rolling Stock Engineer at DPTI and
Mohamed Awadalla - Mechanical Engineer at DPTI
"Adelaide EMU Train, Introduction to rail network integration and arising challenges" (EMU = Electric Multiple Unit)

May 18, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speaker:
Bob Gell - "EVSE Update - What's happening in the EV Charging world?"

Members have access to the video of this presentation on the Members' Page.

April 20, 2016 - Minutes

Group discussion:
lead by Edward Booth
"Where to from now?"

PDF notes will be available soon...

March 16, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speaker: Prof Hubertus P A Jersmann
"Why Electric Vehicle Owners are heroes - A Global Health Perspective"

Members have access to the video of this presentation on the Members' Page.

February 17, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speaker: Mark Borlace from the RAA
"Look Mum - No Hands!"

January 20, 2016 - Minutes

Guest Speaker: Craig Norris
National PHEV Sales Manager
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited
"Mitsubishi - The Future is Electric"

The Guest Speaker requested that no video be made of this presentation..
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Guest Speaker: Bob Gell - GELCOservices
"Outlander PHEV - Performance Review Data"

Bob gave a presentation of real life data from his Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.

A PDF of this presentation is available on this website (Documents page).

Meeting Archives...



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