Yarra Valley Chrome Bumpers, for cars older than 25 years, at 8pm, Bunnings carpark, Maroondah Hwy, Chirnside Park, for a 9.30pm short cruise to the BP outbound on EastLink. Plenty of parking, lighting and food. Entry by gold coin donation. No alcohol.
GEELONG SWAP MEET
Western District Historic Vehicle Club of Geelong’s annual Bay City Swap Meet, at the Geelong Showgrounds, Breakwater Rd, East Geelong (Melway: 452 E10). Gates open at 7am. Sites from $5 and entry $5. Details Fred Harris 0417 546 809.
Piston Steel Shakedown Car Cruise, supporting Animal Aid. Open to all cars and bikes. Meet at The Manhattan Hotel, corner Heatherdale and Canterbury roads at 1pm, departing at 2pm, heading to Belgrave South. Activities for old and young alike. Details 0458 065 411.
Mother’s Day Massacre, all classes racing both days, plus Caravan race and demo derby Sunday. Racing starts at noon. Adults $15, kids 13-17 $5, aged pensioners $10, under-12 free. Canteen, coffee van and bar facilities provided. Basin Rd, Daylesford. Details: 0419 341 207 or daylesford email@example.com
The great Port Campbell classic scramble for pre-60 to pre-78 classic scramble bikes, at Melway: X926 F9. AASA licence required, which can be purchased at the sign in. Port Campbell Hotel perpetual trophy race feature event. Gold coin admission. Details: 0417 515 220 or classicscramble.org.au
The Gippsland Sporting and Classic Car Register’s Breakfast Club, on the second Sunday of each month. Bring your sporting, classic or special vehicle, browse or chat with fellow enthusiasts. Warragul CBD, 8-10am. Details: sportingregister.org.au
SWAP MEET & MARKET
Wedderburn Historical Engine and Machinery Society, at Racecourse Rd, Wedderburn. Bring along your unwanted bits and pieces, as they may be someone else’s treasures. Starts at 7am. Sites $10, entry $2. Full catering. Details: P Lockhart 5494 3593 or G Maxwell 5494 3206.
CALDER PARK DRIFTING
The Roadking Chassis VicDrift championship Round 2, at Calder Park Raceway. See top drivers battle it out for the title. Watch cars drifting door on door and throwing out awesome runs all weekend. Passenger rides also available. Practice on Saturday, competition on Sunday. Gates open at 9am. Spectators $20, under-12 free. Details: vicdrift.com or facebook.com/vicdrift
MAY 18 CHRYSLERS & CADILLACS
The Chrysler Restorers Car Club and the Cadillac LaSalle Club combined Show & Shine plus cruise to Gembrook Historic Railway Station/Puffing Billy. See a large range of classic Chrysler, Dodge and Cadillac cars displayed at the Historic Gembrook Railway Station, Gembrook (Melway: 312 K10) from noon onwards. Details 0404 043 770.
The Gisborne Vintage Machinery Society’s annual rally, featuring vintage tractor pull, stationary engines and steam exhibits, plus vintage and classic cars, trucks and tractors. Gisborne Steam Park, Webb Crescent, New Gisborne, from 9.30am-3pm. Adults $10, concession $8, kids free. For more details: Noel 5429 6316.
Lockington Lions Club Swap Meet and Market Day, at Lockington Park, Lockington Vic, from 7am-1pm $10 a site. Details: Bob MacDonald 5486 5440.
Test and Tune plus burnout practice at Heathcote Park Raceway. Gates open 8.30am, racing 11am-4pm, $60 to race, $20 for spectators, under-14 free. Fully catered. Details: 0416 072 478 or heathcoteraceway.com.au
Cavalcade of historic vehicles and picnic with the classics to celebrate National Motoring Heritage Day. At Yarra Glen racecourse where there will be a display of veteran, vintage, classic and historic vehicles. Cruise from your favourite starting point, or just bring your vehicle along. Gates open at the racecourse for display vehicles 9am, and for the public from 10am. Entry by gold coin. Details: 9890 0524 or aomc.asn.au
CLASSIC CARS & BIKES
Benalla and District Classic Car and Motorbike Tour, in conjunction with Historic Winton weekend activities. Join the tour by assembling at 9am at the Benalla Art Gallery. Red plate vehicles welcome. Tour concludes with a Shine & Show and Meet & Greet at Benalla Performing Arts Centre. Details: Graeme McDonald 0417 306 332 or firstname.lastname@example.org
State Championships Round 2, featuring Nitro Funny Car action plus Supercharged Outlaws, Super Comp and more. Spectators $25.
Australia’s largest all-historic motor race meeting featuring more than 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s to the 1980s. At Winton Motor Raceway, Benalla. Includes Shannons Classic Car Park featuring car and bike club displays. Raceway entry: Saturday $25, Sunday $35, weekend pass $50., Details: Noel Wilcox 5428 2689, email@example.com or historicwinton.org
Shannons Nationals at Phillip Island. Great Southern 4 Hour Australian Manufacturers Championship (for production Cars), Australian GT Championship, Radical Australia Cup and Porsche Carrera Cup PRO/AM will all feature at the 2014 Shannons Australian Motor Racing Nationals Round 3 at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Weekend pass $35, under-16 free. Details: piarc.com.au or thenationals.com.au
MAY 30-JUNE 1
MUSCLE CAR EXPO
Australian and American Gasolene Muscle Car Expo, at Royal Exhibition Building, Nicholson St, Carlton. Featuring the Mad Max collection, barn finds and survivor cars. Entry: Adults $25, children $10, family $60, concession $20. Details: gasoleneexpo.com.au
MAY 31-JUNE1 TRACTORS & MACHINERY
At Bendigo Showgrounds, celebrating 75 years of Farmall tractors, and 100 years of traction engines on Victorian roads. All tractors 25 years and older welcome. Plus displays of historic vehicles and vintage machinery, a tractor trek at 10am Saturday, and a grand parade on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning. Details: Neil 0408 033 839 or neil .firstname.lastname@example.org
VSC Sedans Rumble (Opens, Standards, Divi 2, Sports, GOS), Open Standard Saloons, Ladies & Juniors Standard, Junior 1200s. Entry: Adult $15, family $40, aged and invalid pensioners $10, children 12-16 years $10, under-12 free. Gates open 8.30am, racing starts 11am. Details: 0422 289 133.
ANNUAL SWAP MEET
Mornington Peninsula Historical Vehicles Club, Annual Swap Meet, at rear carpark Karingal Shopping Centre, Frankston-Cranbourne Rd, Karingal (Melway: 103 C5). Sites from $10, buyer entry $3. Sellers enter from 7am, buyers from 8am-noon. Details: Len Butcher 0427 376 530 or Wayne McPherson 9787 3268.
At Bendigo Livestock Exchange. Gates open at 8am, scrutineering from 8.30am, drivers brief at 9am. Maximum 50 drivers. $50 entree fee (includes CAMS day license). Public entry gold coin donation. Details: 0418 813 725 or midstatemopars.com
ANNUAL VINTAGE RALLY
Wimmera Mallee Pioneer Museum’s weekend of vintage tractors, engines, steam, trucks and memorabilia. Includes horse works, chainsaw and woodworking demonstrations, car club displays, working machinery, kids activities, craft and trading tables, food court, horse and coach rides, sheep shearing and joy flights. At Dimboola Rd, Jeparit, gates open 9.30am. Details: Sharon 0429 183 234 or Peter 0428 592 446 or email: email@example.com
BENDIGO SHOW & SHINE
Midstate Mopars Show & Shine, 8am onwards, in the Bendigo Town Hall precinct. Swap sites and trade stalls. Details: 5446 7450, 0418 813 725.
See some classic scramble action this Sunday at Port Campbell.
Catch up with the chrome bumper crowd tonight at Chirnside Park.