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STEAM RALLY A steam and vintage machinery rally will be held at Lake Goldsmith, near Beaufort. See the recently acquired 1903 Bucyrus rail-mounted steam shovel, 65 tonnes of brute force under restoration. Adults $10, exhibitors and children under 16 free. Ph: 0407 539 041.
GIPPSLAND HILLCLIMB The Gippsland Car Club will host a multiclub hillclimb at Bryant Park, Bill Schulz Drive, Yallourn. A CAMS L2S or L2SJ licence is required. The long clockwise track will be used. Scrutineering from 8am and timed runs from 10am. A practise session will be held on Saturday afternoon. Go to www.gippslandcarclub.com. au
TALBOT SWAP MEET The Talbot Football Ground hosts a swap with the lot, including a show and shine for vintage and classic cars, hot rods and street machines. $15 a site, $4 public entry. Ph: 5463 2555.
AUSTIN HEALEY DAY The annual Victorian Healey day and concourse d’elegance will be at Como Oval North, Alexandra Ave, South Yarra from 9.30am-4.30pm. This is the annual showcase for Victorian Austin Healey and Healey cars made between 1948 and 1967, with more than 100 vehicles expected. Free entry. Ph: 9899 9033.
ERICA MONARO DAY Monaros are back at the Erica Pub for the sixth year running. It’s a casual and free day for Monaro owners, with a show ’n’ shine for and other prizes on the day. Leaving Dandenong at 9.30am, and stopping at the Moe McDonald’s at 10.30am. Run by the Monaro Club of Victoria. Ph: 0403 818 684, 0422 920 406 or go to www.monaroclubvic.asn.au
THUNDERBIRD MEET The Thunderbird Owners Club of Australia hosts an informal meet and greet for all Thunderbird enthusiasts at Braeside Park, Braeside. Enter off Lower Dandenong Rd. Ph: 0428 254 520 or 0439 479 356.
BOLLWELL CLUB The Victorian branch of the Bolwell Car Club holds its annual show ’n’ tell alongside the Healey Club at Como Oval North, Alexandra Ave. South Yarra, 9.30am-4.30pm. Free entry. Ph. 9762 6617.
TORQUAY’S BEST CARS Spend part of the Melbourne Cup weekend on the grassy beachfront at Torquay admiring some of the region’s best cars. All proceeds to fund community projects. Contact 0412 914 000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or www.torquayrotary.org.au for further details
CARS OF THE WORLD More than 300 cars from all eras will congregate on the green at Rochford Wines to help promote Blind Citizens Australia. Display car entry is open to all types of car, from early veteran to current model. Entry fee is $25 a car. Trophies will be awarded to the best cars on display and best club display. Ph: 0407 246 533 or go to www.carsoftheworld.com.au