The Lockington and District Living Heritage Complex’s 18th Annual Vintage Tractor and Machinery Rally, from 11am4pm on the Saturday and from 9am-4pm on the Sunday. All things British made are welcome as a special commemoration of WW1. An Anzac Day service will be held at 9.30am in the Lockington Community Centre.
CAR & BIKE SHOW
Showcars Melbourne (Showdown 4) Family Car & Bike Show, 9am-4pm at the Westgate Indoor Sports Centre, Altona North (Melway: 54 G1). Featuring street machines, hot rods, elite cars, muscle cars, classics, custom bikes, original rides, and American classics. Entry $35 indoor, $20 outdoor, $15 bikes, public $5, kids free. Details 0419 350 400 or showcarsmelbourne.com.au
The Gippsland Car Club’s Multiclub Hillclimb meeting at Bryant Park, Bill Schultz Drive, Yallourn. Scrutineering starts at 8am, and timed runs at 10am. A CAMS L2S or L2SJ licence is the minimum requirement to compete. Entry forms and supplementary regulations at gippslandcarclub.com.au
MONARO CLUB DISPLAY
Monaro Club Victoria’s display day at Federation Square, from 11am-2.30pm. See your favourite Monaro up close and meet their proud owners at this annual club showcase in the heart of Melbourne. Details: 0448 666 276 or monaroclubvic.asn.au
CAR BOOT SALE
Hobsons Bay Men’s Shed car boot sale, at the Pines Scout Camp 1 Altona Rd, Altona, from 10am-3pm. Sites $10. Public welcome (free). Sausage Sizzle on the day.
ALFA ROMEO DRIVE
The Alfa Romeo Car Club’s Sunday drive to the Mornington Peninsula, starting at 9am in Mentone, and finishing with lunch at Veraison Restaurant at the Bluestone Lane Vineyard. Bookings essential. Details: alfaclubvic.org.au
MELTON SWAP MEET
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THE ANZAC 100
The first round of the Triple Cup at Rob Roy Hillclimb will feature a display of significant military vehicles and classic and historic cars. Full catering on site. Single entry $10 or $15 per car. Returned servicemen have free entry. Event details: Paul Schilling 0409 862 949.
Test and tune plus burnout practice. Gates open 8.30am racing 11am-4pm. Cost: $60 to race, $20 for spectators, kids under-14 free. Details: Heathcote park raceway on facebook.
BLUE RIBBON RACEWAY
Victorian Production Sedan Title and Formula 500 Series Round. Support classes include V8 Trucks, Street Stocks ASCF Ladies and 3 litres. Racing from 5.30-11pm at Blue Ribbon Raceway, Kalkee. Cost: Adults $16, pensioners $12, students $8. Details: 5381 0261 or email@example.com
Nagambie Speedway hosts Round Two of the 55 Lap Gold Rush, where independently registered cars battle it out to take home the top prize. Racing starts at 11am both days. Adults $20 ($30 weekend), child (1216years) /aged pensioner $10 ($15), family $50 ($65). On Nagambie-Heathcote Rd, 8km from Nagambie. Canteen open both days, camping permitted from the Friday night. Details: Kerry O’Brien 0413 643 924.
DRIVE BACK IN TIME
On the Saturday, spectators bring a chair and line up along Camp and Ford streets, Beechworth from 4.30-6pm for the cruise night. On the Sunday, enjoy the car and old engine display in Ford St, Beechworth. Car entries must be 25 years or older. Presentation of trophies for cars and engines at 2pm. Old Cranks Motor Club BBQ food, tea, coffee and soft drinks available all day. Spectators free. Details: Ron McAnanly 0427 282 285.
FE FC STATE TITLES
The 6th FE FC Holden Car club state titles, open to all owners and enthusiasts of stock and modified FE and FC Holdens. Cost: FE-FC Holden Car Club members; non-judged free, judged $20 a car. Non members; non-judged $10 a car, judged $30 a car. Visitors and spectators free. At Moorabbin Airport, Bundora Parade, Moorabbin (Melway: 87 G5).
CAR & BIKE SHOW
Keilor Rotary Club’s Car and Vintage Bike Show, 9am-1.30pm at the Keilor Hotel, corner Old Calder Highway and Arabin St, Keilor. More than 15 categories with trophies and prizes. Display cars $20 (includes driver and passenger), bikes $10, spectators $5. Gates open at 7.30am for display cars. Details: Joe Raimondo 0418 349 465 or go to rotarykeilor.org.au
ROB ROY HILLCLIMB
Round 1 of the 2015 Interclub Hillclimb Challenge, conducted by the MG Car Club, at Rob Roy Hillclimb, Clintons Rd, Christmas Hills. Official timed runs from 9.15am Sunday. Entry forms on the website, robroyhillclimb.com.au and entries close on April 29. Spectator entry $10 or $15 a car full. Details: Ken Price 0418 311 040.
The Hobsons Bay Men’s Shed Motoring Group will meet at the Pines Scout Camp 1, Altona Rd, Altona to show their cars and talk the torque, from 10am3pm. Public welcome (free). Bring and show your classic car, custom or motorbike. Sausage sizzle on the day. Details: 9398 2383.
The Mustang Owners Club will display cars at Kingston Heath Reserve, Centre Dandenong Rd, Cheltham East, from 10am-2.30pm. Details: Adam 0423 449 125 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
All Hot Rods and Chrome Bumpers welcome at the Confederates Rod and Custom Club’s Big Breakfast, at the Eating House, Shop 17 / 1100 Wellington Rd, Rowville from 8am. Details: Bill 0407 802 257 or Tony 0417 341 001.
SHOW & SHINE
Renegades Hot Rod and Custom Club’s Swap Meet and Show & Shine, at the Werribee Racecourse. Sellers from 7am, $20 a site, Bulban Rd entry. Buyers from 8am, $5 a person. kids free, Bulban Rd entry. ASRF sanctioned event. Details: 0411 327 515 or email@example.com
CUSTOM CARS & COFFEE
Showcase your vehicle and enjoy a cup of coffee at Sandown Racecourse, Enter on Princes Highway, 10am12.30pm. Entry by gold coin donation. Custom cars & coffee is dedicated to the motoring enthusiast community, encompassing classics, exotics, hotrods, imports, and modern sports cars. Details: Brandon, 0438 022 288 or carsandcoffeeaus.com
Cruise on the Peninsula Link, rain or shine, to the Cruise Night at the Peninsula Homemaker Centre, Bungower Rd, Mornington, from 5.30pm. All pre-75 street rods, pick-ups, muscle cars and chrome bumper classics welcome. Sober Mule Café, more than 500 paved car spaces. Details: letsgocruisin.com.au
BAY CITY SWAP
The Western District Historic Vehicle Club’s Geelong Bay City Swap, at the Geelong Showgrounds. Gates open 7am for sellers and buyers. Admission: $5 for adults, children free. Outdoor sites (10m x 6m) $5 plus admission charge. No booking required for outdoor sites. Area for display and sale of special interest vehicles. Details: 0417 546 089.
The Gippsland Sporting & 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 and grab a cup of coffee or bite of breakfast. Up to 100 cars on display. All welcome. At Warragul CBD, 8-10am. Details: sportingregister.org.au
Wedderburn Historical Engine and Machinery Society’s swap day and market, at Engine Park, Racecourse Rd, Wedderburn. Bring along all your unwanted parts. Sites $10. Gates open 6.30am, entry $2, under 16 free Fully catered. Details: Trevor 5494 3152 or Peter 5494 3261.
Nagambie Speedway hosts the final Crash & Bash meeting of the season. Crash & Bash ladies are also running on the Saturday. Racing starts at 11am both days. Adults $20 ($30 weekend), child (12-16years) /aged pensioners $10 ($15), family $50 ($65). Located Nagambie-Heathcote Rd, 8km from Nagambie. Canteen open both days, camping permitted from the Friday night. Details: Kerry O’Brien 0413 643 924.
Big family fun day, machinery rally and tractor pull, at the Gisborne Vintage Machinery Society’s Annual Rally, at Webb Crescent, New Gisborne (Melway: 658 C10). Stationary engines, stationary and moving steam exhibits, vintage tractor pull, vintage and classic cars, trucks and motor bikes, plus plenty of activities for the kids including camel rides and a Dingo display. Entry $10, under-18 free. Open 9.30am-3.30pm. Details: Lindsay 0457 152 211.
SWAP MEET & MARKET
Lockington Lions Club, swap meet and market, from 7am1pm, at Lockington Park, Lockington. Site fee of $10 includes one adult. Entry fee $3. Details: Bob McDonald 5486 5440 or 0428 546 750.
39TH HISTORIC WINTON
Conducted by the Austin 7 Club at Winton Motor Raceway near Benalla. An all-historic motor race meeting featuring more than 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s to the 1980s. Spectator access to the competition paddock with fabulous old racing machines on open display. Raceway entry fees: Saturday $25, Sunday $35, weekend $50, competition paddock $5, children 16 and under free. Details: Noel Wilcox 5428 2689 or historicwinton.org
Historic vehicle, machinery and collectables display featuring ploughs and machinery with two stroke engines. At the Bendigo Show Grounds, Holmes Rd, Bendigo. Gold coin entry fee. Details: Neil 0408 033 839, firstname.lastname@example.org