HEATHCOTE RACEWAY Heathcote will host a drag racing test ‘n’ tune. Gates open 4pm, racing from 6-10.30pm. Competitors $60, spectators $20. Ph: 0416 072 748
MOTOR SHOW Watsonia Motor Show, Watsonia Rd, Watsonia (Mel 20, E4. Free family day includes Speedstar Bearcat, 1951 Ford utility, WB Statesman and WB Capri, Zephyrs, Volkswagens, Holdens, T-model Fords, hot rods and vintage vehicles. Details, Linda Carroll, ph: 0417 383 410.
NYORA SPEEDWAY Nyora opens its action-packed season from 6pm with VSC sprint cars, speed cars, standard saloons, standard saloon juniors and VSC open sedans (aka Nyora Outlaws). Ph: 0429 847 888 or 0488 773 267.
HEATHCOTE RACEWAY All performance challenge drag and burnout competition is on at Heathcote Raceway. Gates open at 8.30am, racing from 11am until 9.30pm. All inquiries 0416 072 748.
DISPLAY DAY AND CRUISE The inaugural all Ford display day and cruise, Nagambie Lakes Regatta Centre, Loddings Lane off Heathcote Rd, catering , kids entertainment, local produce and wines. Trophies Club displays welcomed. Veteran, vintage, classic stock, modifieds, commercials and rods. Details, ph: 9890 0524, www.allmakes swapmeet.com.au
CAR AND BIKE SHOW Cars, bikes, live band, barbecue, raffle prizes and kids entertainment. Proceeds to HeartKids Vic. 10am-4pm, Penola College, 29 Gibson St, Broadmeadows. Adults $5 (kids under-12 free), $10 prearranged car and bike entry. For info or to book your vehicle, ph: Luisa, 0409 383 354 or Adam Michielin, 0437 233 477.
NISSANS AND DATSUNS Nissan Datsun Sports Owners Club annual concours, Waterfront, Docklands, from 9.30-3pm.
MAFFRA MOTOR SHOW Gippsland Vehicle Collection opens its new motor museum display of emergency and enforcement vehicles, 10am-3pm, 1A Sale Rd. Maffra. Bring your car club, bike club or your vehicle to create display for the day on huge lawns. Gates open at 7am, breakfast 8am. Discounted museum admission $5, under-15s free. Go to www.gippslandvehiclecollection.org.au or ph: 5147 3223 or 0412 387 102 for further details.
1⁄10th- Keilor Electric Off-Road Car Association 2011 Keilor Cup for scale electric remote control off-road buggies, Keilor Park Recreation Reserve, Stadium Drive, Keilor. Racing starts at 8am. Food and drink available. Details at www.keilorrc.org.au
DROUIN SPEEDWAY The 1200 Juniors Out and About Series is the feature event at Drouin Speedway, with support from standard saloon men’s, ladies and juniors plus dirt karts. Family $40, adults $15, pensioners $10, kids 10-16 years $10, under-10s free. Gates open at 9am, racing from 11am. Ph: 0437 534 823.
BREAKFAST CLUB Gippsland Car Club Sporting Register invites you to bring your special vehicle, browse or chat with fellow enthusiasts and grab a cup of coffee or bite of breakfast. All welcome. Warragul CBD 8am-10.30am. www.sportingregister.wordpress.com
HOLDEN DISPLAY DAY EH Holden Car Club of Victoria display day from 9.30am at Sir William Fry Park, Nepean Highway, opposite Southland shopping centre. Unfinished projects, mild, wild, beautifully restored, daily drivers. For more info see www.ehholden.com.au or firstname.lastname@example.org
DECA SPRINT Multi-club tarmac sprint hosted by Shepparton District Car Club at DECA, Wanganui Rd, Shepparton. A CAMS L2S licence is required. Scrutineering from 7.30am. Time runs from 9.30am. Details, Charlie, ph: 0419 503 994 or email@example.com
ALFA ROMEO CLUB Alfa Romeo Owners Club holds its annual concours and wash ’n’ shine at Como Park Reserve North. This year it includes a centenary display of the marque. Gates open at 8.30am. Entry and registration before 10am. Details at www.alfaclubvic.org.au.
BENDIGO LEISUREFEST Bendigo RV & Camping Leisurefest, Bendigo Racecourse, Heinz St, Epsom. Everything for caravanning, camping, four-wheel driving and off-road touring. Family friendly, with children’s activities on Saturday and Sunday. Free parking. Adults $10, concession $8, kids (under15) free. www.leisurefest.com.au
60TH ANNIVERSARY Bendigo Car Club celebrates its 60th anniversary with a get-together and supper at the Maiden Gully clubrooms. All past and present members of the Light Car Club of Australia (Bendigo branch) and the Bendigo Car Club welcome. More information, Craig, ph: 0427 511 158 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
SPRING HORSEPOWER CHALLENGE At Calder Park and featuring Maurice Fabietti (’05 Holden Monaro CV8Z), Gary Phillips (53 Studebaker), Ben Bray (’05 Holden Monaro CV8Z0, Peter Kapiris (’59 Dodge Saratoga) and Matt Abel (’57 Chevrolet Belair) racing in the Australian Eighth-mile Doorslammer Championship round. Qualifying from 8.30am, elimination racing from 3pm. Adults $40, children 14-17 years $20, family $100, 14 years and under free.
MOAMARACING At Heartland Raceway, Moama. Super sedans and wingless sprints. Support class Marsh modifieds and open sedans. Gates open at 4pm, hot laps at 6.30pm, racing from 7pm (subject to sun). www.heartlandraceway.com
NOVEMBER 20, 21
NAGAMBIE SPEEDWAY Crash ‘n’ bash sedans , limited sedans modifieds, open saloons, dirt karts, juniors and ladies, Heathcote Rd, Nagambie. Catering at track. Racing starts at 11am both days. Adults $15, two days $25; age pensioners and children 13-16 $10, two days $15; family ticket $40, two days $60. Details, Bob Dickson, ph: 5821 6150.
LIONS SWAP MEET Trafalgar swap meet run by Trafalgar Lions Club. Automotive and general. Gates open at 6am. Sellers $10, buyers $3. Show car with two people admitted free. No food sellers needed. Trafalgar Rec. Reserve. Follow signs. Details, ph: 5633 2318.
CRUDEN FARM CLASSIC CAR SHOW Display your car and enjoy the company of other car enthusiasts while picnicking in the beautiful gardens of Cruden Farm at Langwarrin. Annual fundraising event for Mental Health Foundation and Alzheimers Australia. Details, Graeme, ph: 0408 566 932.
DAY OF THE VOLKSWAGEN Celebrate 35 years of the Volkswagen Golf in Australia, Yarra Valley Racecourse, Armstrong Grove, Yarra Glen (Mel ref: 133 J7), gates open at 9am. Entry: show ‘n’ shine entry plus up to two adults $25; Volkswagen parking plus up to two adults $20. Extra adults $10, children under 12 free. Details, www.vwclub.com.au
MOTORCYCLE FESTIVAL Combined Italian motorcycle clubs of Victoria hold their annual Festival of Italian Motorcycles and Concours d’Elegance from 10am-2pm in Russell St carpark, Harding St, Coburg, Melway 29 H1. Admission free.
MORRIS MINOR CLUB Morris Minor Car Club of Victoria is running the Day of the Morris Minor at Caribbean Gardens, 1280 Ferntree Gully Rd, Scoresby. More than 100 Morris Minors. Prizes and stalls of Morris Minor merchandise. Details, 0403 194 021.
TRUCK SHOW Rotary Club of Castlemaine’s annual truck and music show at Campbells Creek Sports Ground. Saturday features rig of the day and beaut ute contest. Street convoy from 9.30am on Sunday, rig of the show and truck pull. Rock and country music all weekend. Entry $10, under-12s free. Ph: 0407 490 602 or email email@example.com
POWERBOAT RACING Round six of the 2010 Australian Offshore Superboat Championship, Sandringham Offshore Superboat Race (final round for this season), Dry Pit Area, Sandringham Yacht Club, Jetty Rd, Sandringham. November 20, pole position shootout, 2-3pm. November 21, race starts at 11.30am. Free entertainment for whole family.
SPRINGNATS The 18th staging of the Springnats at Shepparton Showgrounds. Events include Go to Whoa, motorkana, show ‘n’ shine, dyno challenge, cruise track and burnout title. Ph: 0417 511 557 or go to www.autofest.com
POWER FESTIVAL Lake Mulwala Power Festival, market stalls, trade displays, vintage wooden boat and crazy motorbike jumps and displays. These are the fastest automotive-powered race boats in the world, reaching 270km/h. Four international teams competing, along with 100 other class race boats. Cost, $5 a day and $10 family. Details, ph: 1800 062 260 or go to www.lakemulwalapower.com.au, www.gpworlds.vicapba.com.au
ROB ROY HILLCLIMB The 19th annual Historic and Classic Hillclimb for eligible cars, conducted by the MG Car Club at Rob Roy Hillclimb, Clintons Rd, Christmas Hills. There will be a large display of historic bikes and demonstration runs by some for the first time since 1993. Official timed runs from 9.30am Sunday. Entry forms at www.robroyhillclimb.com.au, and entries close on November 22. Spectator entry $10 a person or $15 a car full. Ph: 9722 9000.
CHRISTMAS CRUISE Annual Southern Hot Rod Club Christmas Cruise, Melbourne Gun Club, Victoria Rd Lilydale. Gates open at 9am. A great country atmosphere with shaded parking, food, music, kids activities, trophies, prizes and raffles. Visit from Santa and Kevin Waterrat. Entrants $15 a car including family, general admission $5 single, $15 family.
JAGUAR DISPLAY DAY Jaguar Car Club of Victoria’s annual concours and display day on the oval, Wesley College, 620 High Street Rd, Glen Waverley. The event marks the 75th anniversary of Jaguar production with a timeline of models. More than 250 vehicles are expected, from the latest XF to the earliest pre-war cars. Entry $5 or $10 for families. All welcome. Ph: 0409 021 897 or visit www.jagvic.org.au
PORSCHE PARADE Australian Porsche 356 Register holds its 25th annual 356 parade and national concours at Como Park north, Alexander Ave, South Yarra. More than 100 Porsche 356 cars, including all model types and some historic cars. Entry free, all welcome. More info from Frazer, ph: 0400 356 669.
HISTORIC DISPLAY DAY Historic Commercial Vehicle Club is running its annual display of commercial and service vehicles in the pit carpark at Sandown Racecourse from 9am-3pm. Free exhibitor entry. Adults $10, federation and AOMC members $5, concession $5, kids free. Ph: 0400 025 525 or 9434 7827 or go to www.hcvc.com.au
GIPPSLAND HILLCLIMB A multi-club twilight hillclimb will be held by the Gippsland Car Club at Bryant Park, Bill Schulz Drive, Yallourn. A CAMS L2S or L2SJ licence is required. Scrutineering from 11am and timed runs start at 1pm. Go to www.gippslandcarclub.com.au
WHITTLESEA SWAP MEET At Whittlesea Showgrounds, Yea Rd. Car show/display, clubs welcome. Money raised goes to Royal Children’s Hospital cancer ward. People’s choice, gold coin donation to vote. Public entry from 7.30am, $5, under-16 free. Sites available $22 outdoor. Details, ph: 0419 128 969. MELTON BOATS Melton V8 Jet Boats at MacPherson Park, Coburns Rd, Melton, Mel. map 330F9. Non-stop action for all the family. Spectators see superboats navigate around this tight purpose-built track reaching 120km/h in 2.5 sec. Gates open at 11am. Adults $25, Child 5-15 $8, family $60. Details, www.meltonmotorsports.com.au or ph: 9747 7300. MOTO-TRIALS The Beta Racing Moto-Trials Extravaganza at the Melbourne MotoTrials Centre, Simpsons Rd, Clayton South (Melway 79 C10 enter via Ryans Rd). Major attraction is British trials superstar Alexz Wigg. Six exciting competitions including Classic, Twinshock, Women and Giant Splatt wall. $2000 in prizemoney. Starts 9am. entry by gold coin donation. Event will be catered. Inquiries to Rob Murdoch, ph: 9553 4246 or visit oakleighmcc.com