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  1. Chuq

    Supercharger - Albany, WA

    I missed this one for quite a while... Albany council meeting of September 2021 - records the fact that the CEO & Mayor signed an agreement to lease land in the "CBD Carpark" (I assume this is the one right next to the council offices and the Visitor Information Centre) for a 3-bay...
  2. Chuq

    Supercharger - Griffith, NSW

    Looks like Tesla is planning one in Griffith - 6 stalls! Spotted by @MarcoRP - Site is currently being negotiated with council - Tesla prefers one location but council agenda recommends support of one of the other alternatives, which is the Visitor Information Centre - probably a good sign as...
  3. M

    Showroom - Mount Gravatt, Qld

    Tesla has acquired the old Southside Toyota site in Mount Gravatt, South-East Brisbane. 1922 Logan Road, Upper Mount Gravatt Next to a Coles and the big Westfield nearby. Alterations to a Tesla showroom have begun. Per Nathan on TOA. Close to the Pacific Motorway and has a massive forecourt...
  4. W

    Purchase Tasks - do these need to be done immediately?

    Hey everyone, ordered a Model Y on Friday and it’s prompting me to complete the purchase tasks. I was thinking of putting a personalised plate on the car but need to organise it - meaning I can’t complete the registration section. If I delay these tasks will it effect my order? or am I...
  5. M

    Supercharger - Brisbane (Indooroopilly), Qld

    Second attempt at this thread (the now closed Toombul thread was originally called this). But Nathan M has posted this photo on the ToA FB forum. In Indooroopilly Centre on P1 between Coles entrance and carpark exit. Three boxes which might mean a 9 stall V3?
  6. Chuq

    Supercharger - Cann River, Vic

    Another new find for today! Information is very limited - just this page on the East Gippsland Shire Council website: https://www.eastgippsland.vic.gov.au/public-notices/licence-of-land-on-ward-street-cann-river-area-for-ev-charging-stations I scoured their Facebook post history as well as...
  7. MarcoRP

    Supercharger - Hay, NSW

    A new Supercharger may be coming soon to Hay, NSW. I recently came across the Hay Shire Council minutes from April 26th, in which they discussed a Supercharger installation in the Caledonian car park (72 Lachlan St).
  8. M

    Supercharger - Margaret River, WA

    New 3 stall V3 reported as under construction at Margaret River in South West WA. About 110km from the existing Eaton site. And 270km from Perth which would enable larger battery cars to skip Eaton altogether.
  9. Maximillan

    What to expect taking delivery of your Model 3

    With the impending arrival in Port Kembla of the first boat in 2022, I thought that I would summarise my delivery experience in November 2021 in case it’s helpful in knowing what to expect and the steps in the process. Your experience will differ (e.g. they won’t be telling you that “they all...
  10. Chuq

    Supercharger - Tailem Bend, SA

    Here's a super surprise one from Tesla! 6-stall V3 supercharger being installed just outside Tailem Bend. I was a bit confused, it looked like it was at a racetrack in the middle of nowhere, but there is all the regular stuff there like a service station, Hungry Jacks, Wok in a Box etc :)...
  11. Chuq

    Supercharger - Lancelin, WA

    Shire of Gingin has unanimously voted to support a lease to Tesla for a supercharger station at Lancelin (125 km north of Perth)...
  12. M

    Supercharger - Yass, NSW

    Yass Council has supported a Tesla site https://www.yassvalley.nsw.gov.au/our-council/news/article/1322 Park and Ride seems to refer to a council carpark on Lead St, which is only a block away from the NRMA site and the main cluster of shops on Comur St. Looks like 6 V3s propsed At about...
  13. Chuq

    Supercharger - Kirrawee, NSW

    Supercharger under construction as confirmed by Tippo from TOCA: South Village (Kirrawee) 580 Princes Hwy, Kirrawee NSW 2232 Someone who is nearby can go and get photos :)
  14. A

    Online survey on fostering and improving electric vehicles and the adoption of its services (Tesla cars as case study).

    Hi Australian Tesla owners, My name is Awatif Khalid Alotaibi from the Information System School, Queensland University of Technology (QUT). I’m doing a PhD research project for Electric Vehicle ecosystems. In this online survey, we ask questions about your electric vehicle adoption and issues...
  15. Chuq

    Supercharger - Taree, NSW

    Tesla is proposing a 6-bay supercharger site in Taree. They've been negotiating with council for a location. News story (paywalled for me): MidCoast Council considers Tesla "supercharger station" for Taree It will be discussed at council meeting today...
  16. Chuq

    Supercharger - Moe, Vic

    Thanks @moemoke! From thread: Superchargers in Australia
  17. powerfactor

    RVG trade in and tyre condition

    I'm up for an RVG and Tesla are saying that my (roadworthy with a few mm to spare) tyres must be replaced at my cost, and have quoted 150% retail to do it after returning the car. Has anyone had any dealings with the " damage and excessive wear and use based on Tesla’s standards for normal use"...
  18. SwedishAdvocate

    Honest Australien Government Ad – Electric Vehicles

    Australia... Sigh. :mad:
  19. Murbs

    Supercharger - Perth (Karrinyup) West Australia

    It looks like there are going to be two planned Supercharger sites in Perth within the next twelve months - one in Perth and this one in the northern Perth suburbs...
  20. JayTee

    New Showroom coming to Sutherland Shire?

    https://www.theleader.com.au/story/7203561/tesla-coming-to-the-shire/?cs=1507
  21. Chuq

    Supercharger - Devonport, Tas

    As mentioned in TOCA's April member update: Obviously Devonport was selected because it is the gateway into the state for Tesla owners bringing their car across on the ferry... not because of it's thriving Tesla population :) Precise location isn't public yet, but I couldn't go past the...
  22. Chuq

    Supercharger - Colac, Vic

    Many thanks to @Chenkers who found this one - shared originally in this thread: Superchargers in Australia Colac Plaza 144-158 Bromfield St Colac Vic 3250
  23. Chuq

    Supercharger - Blaxland, NSW

    https://www.bmcc.nsw.gov.au/media-centre/electric-vehicle-charging-stations-for-blaxland I still find it weird that this this location has obviously been planned for a while but it didn't make it into Tesla's 2021 map! This location has now been added to supercharge.info.
  24. M

    Supercharger - Brisbane 2 (Toombul), Qld

    As a Q1 2021 opening, though worth adding a Brisbane (Indooroopilly) thread as the site should be set, and possibly beginning to start construction. Pin is in the middle of the Audi dealership which is likely. The Westfield just to the south would be a more likely site. Maybe a local could do...
  25. M

    Supercharger - Geelong, Vic

    As a Q1 2021 opening, though worth adding a Geelong thread as the site should be set, and possibly beginning to start construction. Pin on the Tesla site is shown to the SE close to the M1 in Highton, possibly near the Queen's Park Golf course. Spots close to that that might make sense would...
  26. intrepidtoo

    Ultimate EV Road Trip - Circumnavigating North America

    In response to a recent question on Quora about the inconvenience of charging on a roadtrip, I posted this response. As it seemed to elicit a favourable response I thought I would share it here, particularly as prior to my trip TMC members provided some very supportive and reassuring advice...
  27. Tessi Shop AU

    Vendor Best Model 3 Individualisation, Interior & Exterior (Win $200)

    G'Day Australia, hope you've had a great & successful week! As you might have already seen on the Top-Banner of TeslaMotorsClub we're 'Tessi Shop Australia', a Sydney based Tesla-Store solely focused on equipping your Model 3/Y with high quality Interior & Exterior products, whilst providing...
  28. D

    Model 3 Australia - Massive Price Cut

    Is everyone seeing the same thing as me? 'Refreshed' (chrome delete) Model 3 with significant price cuts in Aus? Design Your Model 3 | Tesla
  29. Techno-phile

    Perth Showroom and Service Centre

    We are only just behind the Gold Coast, but the lease has been signed for an old Renault site on Scarborough Beach Road, Osborne Park. Google Maps
  30. strykeroz

    Light bar upgrade in Aus: suggestions & where have you mounted your switch?

    Hi guys After a few near misses with skippies late at night recently I'm considering a light bar for the model 3 for under the front bumper lip. The high beam I think is great for distance, but I'm looking for something to illuminate the roadsides - and the fog lights are helpful, but not...
  31. LGGD

    Gold Coast Sales and Service Centre.

    Tesla just got the keys to their new Gold Coast sales and service centre located at Southport on the Gold Coast. It is the former Gold Coast BMW/Mini site. Superchargers are expected but it’s not confirmed if they will be for public use. (Probably will be). The location is expected to be...
  32. Murbs

    Supercharger - Williams (WA)

    It looks like Western Australia's Eaton Supercharger is going to lose its coveted most isolated Supercharger in the world honor when Tesla installs a supercharger station at Williams Woolshed early next year.
  33. D

    Tesla Parramatta

    New store? On the Tesla website and recent post on Facebook suggesting the same.
  34. Chuq

    Victoria Charging the Regions EV network

    Victorian Government is funding 15 charging stations in NW Victoria, as per this press release: New Electric Vehicle Charge Stations For North West Victoria | Premier of Victoria It's a bit light on details. But I've done the homework for you! No mention of AC or DC charging stations...
  35. B

    More driving during Pandemic?

    Looks like we have driven (and still drive) more during the pandemic compared to other regions.. Check Tesla's impressive chart of pandemic's impact on Supercharger use - Electrek interesting article.
  36. Chuq

    Supercharger - Mornington, Vic

    No location confirmed yet, but @jamesgo appeared to have a bit of an insight, going by his comment from the Camberwell thread: Notably on Tesla's map, the marker is not over the generic place name, but the nearby highway intersection. Perhaps the Karingal Hub would be a good place to start...
  37. Chuq

    Supercharger - Camberwell, Vic

    Thanks to Mark G on the TOCA Facebook group! At Camberwell Place Shopping Centre. Looks like 5 stalls, bases only at the moment. Will post pics when I get the OK. Note - this is yet another site that Tesla would have known was going ahead before the end of last year, yet wasn't added to the...
  38. Random206

    Brisbane to Byron - EV Rally

    Previously we ran the super successful ‘The Silent Highway’ - EV Rally, today we announced the next journey, the Brisbane to Byron - EV Rally! If you’re interested in attending, please visit the link below and mark yourself as coming along! The last one garnered plenty of positive feedback and...
  39. B

    xpel stealth in Melbourne

    Does anyone know who can do xpel stealth on model 3 in melbourne? I called house of tint and they quote circa $8500 for a fully body wrap which seems high; Affinesse doesnt do xpel and offers someother brand for $5900 with ceramic coating; VIP car detailing Moorabbin didn't know about stealth...
  40. Chuq

    Supercharger - Macquarie Park, NSW

    The rumour has been floating around FB the last few days... here it is from another source (twitter) with some additional details (apparently 6 stall). Tesla in the Gong on Twitter Apparently @TeslaGong has not seen the FB rumours so that's two different sources that appear to line up...
  41. B

    USB-C on overhead dome lights

    I noticed in a YouTube video, 2 x usb-c ports on the overhead dome light module. I'm curious to know if this is standard across all model 3s? or is it specific to america or other regions? do you have it in your car in aus? @7:52
  42. M

    XPEL Boss Gloss @ ADS

    Just picked her back up after getting the full XPEL treatment at Australian Detail Services, look how damn glossy she is - wicked! Can’t recommend Ryan & ADS enough, astounding finish.
  43. JBee

    Cybertruck Firetruck - Can it help in Aussie Fires?

    For many years, Australia, as well as many other nations and states, have been struggling to fight fires with mobile ground assets. Most of the vehicles used are converted commercial trucks and pickups, that have limited off-road, or in particular poor sand driving ability in the bush. They also...
  44. V

    White interior on SR+

    Hi all. Can someone please explain to me in plain English, why cant we have white interior on SR+ model, if the same option already exists on the performance model? I'm not asking for something that it does not exists in Australia. And it's also available almost elsewhere in the world. Is it...
  45. Zcd1

    Owner reviews his new M3P:

    Get this guy a job writing for an automotive publication! :-) 2019 Tesla Model 3 Performance review | CarAdvice
  46. TMC Staff

    Blog Tesla to Help Grow Australia’s ‘Big Battery’ By 50%

    Tesla’s giant battery installation in Australia is about to get a lot bigger.The Powerpack farm is already the world’s largest lithium-ion battery, but the plan is to grow it by 50%. Renewable energy company Neoen said in a press release that the Hornsdale Power Reserve will receive a 50...
  47. B

    Supercharger - Gympie QLD

    Does anyone have any more info on when this is coming online? Tesla's site just says "2019" and that is apparently delayed from "2018".
  48. rohan3au

    FS: 2017 Model S 75 (Red, AP2.5, Black Int.)

    Hey guys! Figured there's a lot of potential owners stalking the forums, so I thought I'd post my Model S that's up for sale since I've ordered a Model 3! Car is exceptionally looked after and anyone that knows me could confirm this. Comes with heaps of extras; PPF, Ceramic Coating, CHAdeMO...
  49. jaykaye

    Camping in the Model 3

    Anyone planning on taking their Model 3 camping? I plan to take my little ones out for over night trips. I am in the process of ordering all the things I need to pull this off before the car arrives. The place where I am stuck is the mattress which is places across the boot floor and the folded...
  50. Chuq

    Supercharger - Toowoomba, Qld

    Thanks to matthew on slack for the heads up here! Tesla approved to install 'superchargers' at golf club

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