TLCCV ACTIVE TRIP LEADERS

 
 
  


HeidiMuehlebach LaurieMiles InPixioHeidi Muehlebach & Laurie Miles 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Heidi Muehlebach & Laurie Miles

TLCCV Members since 1996

125 club trips

 Heidi & Laurie love running weekend trips and outback extended trips

Heidi is part of the  TLCCV Trip Committee and successfully presents
the Trip Leader & Advanced Trip Leader courses for our Trip Leaders.
Heidi is also a Driver Trainer with Four Wheel Drive Victoria
& Laurie has run the club website since 2003 and is also a past President.

Heidi & Laurie won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2000, 2005, 2009 & 2016.

In 2021, they ran the VIC/SA Border Track trip for the 20th time


 

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VivGardner InPixio3Viv & Baz Gardner 
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Viv & Baz Gardner

(TLCCV Members since 1997)

38 club trips

 

Viv & Baz love running a mix of day trips, weekend trips and outback extended trips.

Viv is TLCCV Trip Convenor.
Along with 
her Trip Leader Committee,
they successfully run the club's Trip Leader training program.

Viv & Baz won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2018, 2019, & 2020.

 

 

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TonyMiddleditch InPixio Tony Middleditch 
(Trip Leader)
 

Tony Middleditch

TLCCV Member since 2005

23 club trips

Tony enjoys running outback trips as well as High Country trips.

Tony is a past TLCCV Trip Convenor & an avid radio man. 

 

 Tony won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2010 & 2011.

 



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GarryCooper InPixio Garry Cooper 
(Trip Leader)
 

Garry Cooper

TLCCV Member since 1985

21 club trips

 Garry is renowned for his annual trip to Portland Dunes.

Garry also enjoys the Buckland Valley in the Victorian High Country
& has run some base camp trips out of Bright.

Garry has also organised 5 Oxfam Christmas Tree Delivery projects with other club members.

 

Garry is a Past President & also a TLCCV Life Member

 

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JamesClark InPixioJames Clark 
(Trip Leader)
 

James Clark

TLCCV Member since 2010

20 club trips

James likes the easy & difficult trips, as well as running exciting snow trips to Mt Skene.

His other favourite spots are Avon River, Aberfeldy, Blue Rag & Wonnangatta. 

 

 

 

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EricBishop 2020 InPixioEric Bishop 
(Trip Leader)
 

Eric Bishop

TLCCV Member since 2005

19 club trips

 Eric enjoys the Victorian High Country

Most of Eric's trip have been in the Walhalla area, and Haunted Stream.

Running his first 3 club trips were to the Simpson Desert,
Fraser Island, and Chambers Pillar & Old Andado in central Australia.

Eric has also enjoyed running 2 trips to the west coast of Tasmania.

Eric is also the President at FWDV, and is a past TLCCV President.

 

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Graeme VeronicaInnis InPixio Graeme Innis & Veronica Vermeulen
(Trip Leaders)
 

Graeme Innis & Veronica Vermeulen

TLCCV Members since 2013

17 club trips

 Graeme & Veronica enjoy travelling in the Otways

Graeme has run many day trips.

Veronica joins him on the weekend trips, and also runs 4WD Ladies Drives through the Otways.

Veronica & Graeme have also joined the TLCCV Driver Awareness Team.

Graeme & Veronica won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2017.

 

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DulcieWatts InPixioDulcie Watts 
(Trip Leader)
 

Dulcie Watts

TLCCV Member since 2010

17 club activities / trips

 

Successfully run many High country Working Bees and usually attaches some 4WDing on the last day.

 Dulcie enjoys heading up working bees, mainly in Gippsland between Woods Point & Walhalla.

Dulcie has a passion for working bees, cleaning up the Historical sites in and around Jericho cemetery and township and along the Walhalla/Woods Point Road. To date, Dulcie has organised 14 Working Bees plus 2 dedicated 4WD trips.
Dulcie always likes to add some enjoyable 4WDing at the end of her working bees, so members can enjoy the tracks as well. 

 

 

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Brian SandraTannerBrian & Sandra Tanner 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Brian & Sandra Tanner

TLCCV Members - Sandra is a Life Member & joined the club in 1978
Brian joined the club in 1986

12 club trips

 Brian & Sandra enjoy running trips to the Robe sand dunes.

Sandra is a club Life Member and also club Secretary.

Brian & Sandra have been editing the club magazine for more than 30 years.

 

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SimonMustey SherrySalvesen Sherry Salvesen & Simon Mustey 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Simon Mustey & Sherry Salvesen

TLCCV Members since 2011

11 club trips

Being a past Driver Trainer Co-ordinator, Simon likes the more difficult 4WD trips, but also enjoys all levels of trips, including snow trips.

Simon & Sherry are just back from the Little Desert, and plan to run another trip there in June..

 

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IanWells InPixio Ian Wells 
(Trip Leader)
 

Ian Wells

TLCCV Member since 2010

11 club trips

 Ian enjoys the Australian Outback

Ian like the High Country with trips to Haunted Stream & Wonnangatta Valley.

He also likes outback trips, visiting the Flinders Ranges in SA & the Gunbarrel Hwy in WA.

Ian won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2014.

Ian is a member of the club's Driver Awareness Team,
also a past member of the TLCCV committee

 

 

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ChrisAtkins AlisonHilton 4Chris Atkin & Alison Hilton 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Chris Atkins & Alison Hilton

TLCCV Members since 2015

10 club trips

 Chris & Alison enjoy the Victorian High Country

They enjoy the Haunted Stream, Toolangi & Yackandandah & well as the Wonngangatta Valley.

Chris & Alison won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2021.

 

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(Trip Leader)
 

Alison Williams

TLCCV Member since 2013

9 club activities / trips

 Alison enjoys travelling through the Otways.

She also has a passion for wild flowers, and usually mixes in a bit of 4WDing with her interest in flowers.

Alison also likes to get involved with Clean up days in the Wombat State Forest

Alison is currently the President of our Geelong Branch

 

 

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Rob AlisonDuff InPixioRob & Alison Duff 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Rob & Alison Duff

TLCCV Members since 2013

8 club trips

Rob & Alison enjoy the Victorian High Country as well as sand driving in western Victoria.

Rob's first club trip headed to the Strathbogie Ranges. His sand driving trips take in Portland Sand Dunes & Murray Sunset & Wyperfeld NP.

Rob has also completed the club's advanced Driver Awareness program.

 

 

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Liz JohnMills InPixio2Liz & John Mills 
(Trip Leaders)
 

John & Liz Mills

TLCCV Members since 2003

8 club trips

 Liz & John enjoy the Australian Outback.

 

John has been our club Shop co-ordinator.

John & Liz were part of the Trip Leader team for many years.

Liz is currently the TLCCV Education co-ordinator.

John is a past Driver Awareness instructor,
and was also the Driver Awareness Co-ordinator for a period of time.

Both of them have also spent short periods on the TLCCV committee.

 

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MichaelSchuettke InPixio Michael Schuettke 
(Trip Leader)
 

Michael Schuettke

TLCCV Member since 2010

7 club trips

 Michael enjoys the Australian Outback.

He has travelled up to Cape York, the Canning Stock Route & the Kimberley.

Michael also enjoys the victorian high country.

Michael is a past TLCCV Trip Convenor.

 

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Sara Matt Lilley CutOut Sara & Matt Lilley 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Matt & Sara Lilley

TLCCV Members since 2012

7 club trips

Matt & Sara like 4WDing and Sara loves taking photos.

They have run a mix of Snow trips and Little Desert Trips.

Matt is currently the club Vice President & is also a Driver Awareness trainer.
Sara is an avid photographer.

 

 

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Chris GregBurr 2Chris & Greg Burr 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Chris & Greg Burr

TLCCV Members since 2015

6 club trips

 Chris & Greg enjoying meeting new members, and taking them through the Victorian High Country.

Chris is a past Driver Awareness trainer.

 

 

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Brian RietaMedancicBrian & Rieta Medancic 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Brian & Rieta Medancic

TLCCV Member since 2018

5 club trips

 Brian & Rieta's first club trip took then to the scenic King Valley in the Victorian High Country.

Their 2nd club trip took then to a weekend at Granny's Flat.

 

 

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ForgeVillella Inpixio 3Forge Villella 
(Trip Leader)
 

Forge Villella

TLCCV Member since 2016

5 club trips

 Forge enjoys 4WDing at Mt Disappointment, and the sandy Vic/SA border track.

Forge is currently the co-ordinator of the club's CruiserKhana event, held at Yarck each year.

 

 

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Steve deMamiel InPixioSteve de Mamiel 
(Trip Leader)
 

Steve de Mamiel

TLCCV Member since 2009

5 club trips

Steve's has run 2 club trips in the High Country.

He followed this up some 4WD trips in the Pyrenees.

 

 

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Dianne MichaelMartin InPixio Dianne & Michael Martin 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Michael & Dianne Martin

TLCCV Members since 2005

5 club trips

Michael's first club trip headed down the iconic Wonnangatta Valley.
He has run a couple of new member trips.

In 2016, he organised a club trip to Fraser Island, whilst attending the TLCC Conference in Noosa.

 

Michael is a member of the club's Driver Awareness Team,
and is also a past club President & past FWDV President.

 

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RobLogie 2021 Rob Logie 
(Trip Leader)
 

Rob Logie

TLCCV Members since 2005

5 club trips

Rob's first club trip headed into the Pyrenees, takling some interesing tracks.

He aslso likes the high country, 4WDing around Rawson & Woods Point.

 

Rob is planning more trips this year, now that Covid restrictions are lifting.

 

 

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GregFleet InPixioGreg Fleet 
(Trip Leader)
 

Greg Fleet

TLCCV Members since 2010

4 club trips

His first two trips were to Snake Valley & followed this up with 2 base camps trip at Dandos in the Otways.

Greg is a past Geelong Branch President.

 

 

 

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PaulHawdon InPixio Paul "Tracks" Hawdon 
(Trip Leader)
 

Paul "Tracks" Hawdon

TLCCV Member since 2003

4 club trips

 Tracks enjoys running day trips, mainly to Mt Robertson.

 Tracks also likes the Otways & Wombat State Forest.

 Paul won the Trip Leader of the Year award in 2006.

 

 

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Anita WarrenSprigg InPixio Anita & Warren Sprigg 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Warren & Anita Sprigg

TLCCV Member since 2019

3 club trips

 Warren & Anita enjoy outback travel.

Their two trips were along the iconic Madigan Line.

They plan to run more this year, now that Covid restriction are lifting.

 

 

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ChrisTreble InPixioChris Treble 
(Trip Leader)
 

Chris Treble

TLCCV Member since 2016

3 club trips

Ran his first club trip to Robe,
and followed this up with an Otways trip plus a Murrindindi at Christmas trip.

Chris is currently the Driver Awareness Co-ordinator

and is a past Geelong Branch president.

 

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HarryKing InPixio Harry King 
(Trip Leader)
 

Harry King

TLCCV Member since 2004

3 club trips

 Harry enjoys running Outback trips.

Harry's trips have been to Arnhem Land, Simpson Desert & the Madigan Line.

 

 

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Alan GailMcMeekin InPixioAlan & Gail McMeekin 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Alan & Gail McMeekin

TLCCV Member since 2011

2 club trips

 Alan & Gail enjoy the Australian Outback.

Their first club trip headed down the iconic Canning Stock Route
Their 2nd trip another outback trip run in 2021 to the Gulf Country & East Arnhem Land.

Alan has a past Club Treasurer & both enjoy the fellowship of our great club.

 

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Sharyn AndyMcGregor Grey2Sharyn & Andy McGregor 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Sharyn & Andy McGregor

TLCCV Members since 2016

2 club trips

 Sharyn & Andy love travelling the Victorian High Country exploring all the old huts.

Both of their trips, have been 4WDing parts of the High country.

Sharyn & Andy enjoy being involved with CruiserKhana, with Andy taking on the role of Chief Marshal in 2019.

 

 

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Sue SteveSmith InPixioSue & Steve Smith 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Steve & Sue Smith

TLCCV Member since 2018

2 club trips

 Steve & Sue's first club trip took then to SA and travelled the Eyre Peninsula.

Their 2nd club trip took then through the picturesque Wonnangatta Valley.

 

 

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BettyMarcusKunath InPixio Betty & Marcus Kunath 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Marcus & Betty Kunath

TLCCV Members since 2010

2 club trips

 Marcus & Betty enjoy the tracks around Rawson, near the Thomson Dam.

 

Marcus is a past TLCCV Treasurer.

 

 

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DavidMcAlister MichelleDodkins 3 David McAlister & Michelle Dodkins 
(Trip Leaders)
 

David McAlister & Michelle Dodkins

TLCCV Member since 2014

1 club trip

 David & Michelle enjoy snow trips, but have had their recent trips cancelled because of Covid.

They managed to finally run their first trip up to Mt Skene, but this time, in the Spring.

David has joined the TLCCV Driver Awareness Team.

 

 

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DuncanStadler InPixio Duncan Stadler 
(Trip Leader)
 

Duncan Stadler

TLCCV Member since 2014

1 club trip

 Duncan enjoys snow trips

Duncan has organised a few snow trips, only to have them cancelled due to Covid restrictions.

Duncan has joined the TLCCV Driver Awareness Team.

 

 

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KarenDitty RobPascoe InPixio Karen Ditty & Rob Pascoe 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Karen Ditty & Rob Pascoe

TLCCV Members since 2014

1 club trip

Karen & Rob ran their first club trip to Toolangi in 2019.

Hopefully with Covid restrictions now lifted, they are able to organise some more trips.

 

 

 

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AndrewShiells InPixio Andrew Shiells 
(Trip Leader)
 

Andrew Shiells

TLCCV Member since 2001

1 club trip

Andrew has been a club member for many years. In Dec 2018, Andrew put up his hand to run a club trip.

He wasnt worried about how few participants joined his trip, but the good news is that he easily filled his trip to Murrindindi.

Hopefully we see more trips from Andrew, when the covid restrictions are lifted.

 

 

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ColinHardie 2021 Colin Hardie 
(Trip Leader)
 

Colin Hardie

TLCCV Member since 2017

1 club trip

Colin ran his first club trip to Wombat State Forest in 2022.

Hopefully with Covid restrictions now lifted, he is able to organise some more trips.

 

 

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Tony BarbBryant InPixio2 Tony & Barb Bryant 
(Trip Leaders)
 

Tony & Barb Bryant

TLCCV Member since 1999

1 club trip

Tony & Barb headed outback for their first club trip to the Simpson Desert.Colin.

With Covid restrictions lifting, Tony & Barb are looking at running some more trips.

 

 

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