COROWA TRUCK AND CAR SHOW From 11-4pm at Corowa RSL Park, Betterment Pde, Corowa, NSW. Set up from 9am tomorrow. Runs from 11am4pm. All traders have to supply own tent/cover. $100 a site. Ph: 02 6030 5000, email email@example.com or visit www.corowarsl.com.au
FIGJAM RALLY Tomorrow morning competitors head to DECA, Shepparton, for lunch, followed by an afternoon of tests. Dinner at Cellar 47 where awards for the DECA events are handed out, then back to Bendigo via night navigation. On Sunday head to Ballarat for lunch, then more tests, followed by a short presentation. Touring competitors get a map and enjoy driving great roads in a relaxed way. Ph: 0401 905 777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
MODEL CAR, TOY, TRAINSWAP From 9am-2pm at the Scout Hall, Mahoneys Reserve, Mahoneys Rd, Forest Hill. Local, country and interstate enthusiasts, collectors and stallholders will be there. More than 60 stalls. Free valuations. Admission: adults $2, under12s $1. Details Martin, ph: 9701 1068 or 0412 096 832.
PAKENHAMSWAPMEET At Pakenham Racecourse. All makes and models of vintage, veteran and classic vehicles, as well as new and used performance equipment, new and used tools and equipment, including all types of automotive memorabilia. Area set aside for vehicles for sale and display. $35 for booked selling sites indoors. $25 for outdoor areas available on the day from 7am. Entry $5 or $10 before 8am. Ph: 9585 6567 or 0428 394 249.
GIPPSLAND HILL CLIMB Multi-club hillclimb by Gippsland Car Club at Bryant Park, Bill Schulz Drive, Yallourn. A CAMS L2S or L2SJ licence is required. The short, clockwise track will be used. Scrutineering from 8am, timed runs from 10am. Practice session for entrants on Saturday afternoon. Visit www.gippsland carclub.com.au
MUSTANGRALLY Victorian branch of the Mustang Owners Club of Australia will have their cars on display and a general gathering from 10am-2.30pm at Bundoora Park, Plenty Rd, Bundoora.
AMERICAN CARS Classic American car display at Queensbridge Square, Southbank, HOLDEN Special Vehicles (HSV), Brock HDT owners and enthusiasts are set to celebrate what is going to be the largest HSV Nationals Convention in Melbourne today and tomorrow.
The two-day car fest opens today from 5-10pm and tomorrow from 9am-5pm and will encompass everything HSV and HDT, spanning the 30-year history of both marques with a concourse and street machine show at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton. Tickets at the door.
For details visit www.hsvownersclub.com.au presented by Lincoln Mercury Car Club of Australia. Classic car owners wishing to display their pride and joy should book with Gary Tyley, ph: 0412 045 556. Free to the public.
BAY TO BIRDWOOD RALLY Registrations are open to historic vehicle owners for the Bay to Birdwood Run, in its 30th year. More than 1700 cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles are expected to take part. Entry open to vehicles made before December 1955. Visit www.baytobirdwood.com.au or ph: 08 8258 6547. SEPTEMBER 30 - OCTOBER 3
JEEP JAMBOREE All Jeep owners welcome to attend the jamboree, hosted by the Melbourne Jeep Owners Club. Lardner Park is the base for what is expected to be the largest Jeep owners’ event in Australia. Test the capabilities of your Jeep with trips ranging from scenic drives visiting regional attractions and night drives of all grades. Visit www.jeepjamboree.com.au
LEISUREFEST Head to Sandown Racecourse for Australia’s biggest RV, camping, boat and 4x4 show. Take a test tow down the Sandown straight or ride the 4x4 track with an off-road van in tow. Adults $12; concession $10; under-15s free. Visit www.melbourneleisurefest.com.au
DENILIQUIN UTE MUSTER Tickets on sale for the annual Deniliquin Ute Muster, with a one-off performance by Cold Chisel adding to demand. Ph: 5881 3388 or visit www.deniutemuster.com.au
MOTORBIKE RALLY Golden Dragon Motorcycle Rally will be held at historic Tarnagulla Reserve, Tarnagulla. Bands on Friday and Saturday nights, food and bar by Lions Club. Showers and amenities on site, ample undercover areas. No glass, cars parked off-site. Prepaid entry $15 or $20 at the gate. Send prepaids to: Central Victoria Ulysses Branch, PO Box 736, Bendigo Central PO, 3552. Ph: 5439 3611 or 0407 837 106.
OCTOBER 2 TOUR DEKANGAROO The Tour de Kangaroo is heading to the 50th running of the great race. Leaving the Learning& Life Centre on October 2, it will traverse western Victoria andNSW before ending up at Mount Panorama for the Supercheap 1000. A few spaces remain. Visit www.tourdekangaroo.com.au
OCTOBER 2-3 VINTAGE RALLY Dunmunkle Sumpoilers Machinery Preservation is holding its annual vintage rally at Wimmera Highway, Murtoa, in conjunction with the Murtoa Big Weekend. Stalls and swap meet on Saturday from 10am. Free camping and entry for exhibitors, public entry $5. Ph: 5389 1308 or 5382 5728 or visit www.murtoa.net
OCTOBER 3 EUROA SHOW ’N’ SHINE Euroa hosts this annual event for cars and motorbikes. Gold-coin entry and showbag for entrants. Gold-coin entry for the public. Ph: 5795 1347 or 0439 398 195 or visit euroashowandshine.com.au CORA LYNN SWAP MEET Sixth Cora Lynn Country Car Show Market/Swap Meet starts at 8am at Cora Lynn Recreation Reserve. Ph: 0409 861 088 or 0421 520 504.
Car fest: the Royal Exhibition Building will host the two-day event.