HAMILTON SWAP MEET
At the Hamilton showgrounds, sheep pavilion. All types of items for sale. Sites are 6m x 4m, $10. Set up on Saturday, August 25, from 2-6pm. Swap meet opens for sellers at 6am and for the public at 7am. For more information, call 0428 289 502.
CRANBOURNE SWAP MEET
At the Cranbourne racecourse (Melway ref: 133 J6), for all makes and models of vintage, veteran and classic vehicles, plus automotive memorabilia and new and used tools and equipment. Display and other vehicles for sale. Selling sites $25, available at the gate from 7am. Details: Graham Rose, 9585 6567, or gandproseevents.com
HOLDEN CLUB’S 40th
At Sandown to celebrate Holden Sporting Car Club’s 40th year in motorsport. All past and present members of Torana Club, Holden Motor Sports Club, and Holden Sporting Car Club are welcome. Free event with plenty of track time and motorkhana demonstrations, guest speakers, and rare cars on display. Details: Bruce, on 0499 272 774 (after 5pm), or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mustang Owners Club, vehicle display and general gathering, at Bundoora Park, Bundoora, from 10am-2.30pm. Details: Ph 03 9775 6074 or 0423 449 125.
Monaro Club of Victoria’s display at Caribbean Gardens — 39years old and still going strong. See your favourite Monaros on display and meet their proud owners. Details: 0448 MONARO or monaroclubvic.asn.au
The Victorian Mini Club features this Sunday at Federation Square in the regular monthly showcase along Flinders St. There will be a full range of classic and the new BMW Minis on show.
VE Commodores converge on St Kilda for the largest single-make car cruise in Australia. All VEs welcome, from Holden to HSV, standard to modified. A fun-filled, free day of competitions and a car cruise. Starting 10am at Pier Rd, St. Kilda West. Details: http:/ /www.facebook.com/groups/ 451166378247035
CAR& BIKE CRUISE
All Makes Car and Bike Cruise, Bass to Phillip Island, plus sausage sizzle fundraiser. Meet at Bass McDonald’s, Bass Hwy, Bass, at 10am for 10:30am departure to Phillip Island football Ground, 2-8 Church St, Cowes. $10 donation per car, all money raised goes to the Beau Vernon Fund. Details: Michelle, 0409 004 897, or Kris, (03) 5672 5760.
ALFA ROMEO RUN
Alfa Romeo Owners Club morning run 8.30am for 9am departure from Walker Park, 379 Whitehorse Rd, Nunawading (Melway ref: 48 H9) for a drive through the Black Spur to the Alpine Retreat Hotel, Warburton, for lunch. All club members and visitors welcome. Set lunch $35 a head. Bookings essential. Contact Marco Leoncelli 0404 461 102.