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SEPTEM­BER 3-4 SATUR­DAY NIGHT FEVER

Come to the monthly fam­ily get to­gether of chrome, clas­sic, mus­cle, rod, rat and cus­tom cars and bikes. Head to Mac­Don­ald’s at the Home Maker Cen­tre op­po­site North­land on Mur­ray Rd, Pre­ston. From 5.30pm on­wards. Free en­try. De­tails: North­ern Gal on Face­book.

VIC CHAM­PI­ONSHIPS

Vic­to­rian State Race Se­ries presents Round 4 of CAMS Vic­to­rian State Cir­cuit Rac­ing Cham­pi­onships 2016 in a wel­come re­turn to Win­ton. Cat­e­gories in­clude: Sports Cars, Sports Sedans, For­mula Ford 1600, For­mula Vees, Im­proved Pro­duc­tion Cars, and se­ries for His­toric Tour­ing Cars, Porsche 944 Chal­lenge, Saloon Cars, MGs/Bri­tish Sports Cars and Cir­cuit Ex­cels. There will be non-stop ac­tion from 9am-5pm both days. Week­end pass $30, Sun­day only $25, un­der 16 free. For more in­for­ma­tion: vic­stat­er­ace­series.com.au

SEPTEM­BER 4 VIN­TAGE MA­CHIN­ERY

The Bel­lar­ine Vin­tage Ma­chin­ery Group’s Fa­ther’s Day event, at Drys­dale Rail­way Sta­tion, 2-10 Sta­tion St, Drys­dale. Fea­tur­ing steam en­gines, vin­tage trac­tors, sta­tion­ary en­gines, vin­tage and clas­sic cars and trucks, chaff cut­ting and other work­ing demon­stra­tions. Bel­lar­ine rail­way will be run­ning short car­riage rides from Drys­dale sta­tion, as well as its reg­u­lar ser­vice to Queen­scliff. En­try $5, $10 a fam­ily (train rides an ex­tra cost). De­tails: Bob De Vries 0438 593 292.

SWAP MEET

Ny­ora is cel­e­brat­ing its 25th year of swap meets. Come along this Fa­ther’s Day to find auto parts, bric-a-brac, as­sorted mem­o­ra­bilia, car boot sale, old/ vin­tage farm­ing equip­ment and some vet­eran/his­toric cars on dis­play. Gates open at 7am at Ny­ora Re­cre­ation Re­serve, Grundy Ave, Ny­ora. Sellers are ad­vised to ar­rive at 6am for a site cost of $10. Pub­lic en­try is $4 and un­der-15 free. De­tails: Daryl on 0438 596 408 or Brett on 0412 487 880.

TAKE THE OLD MAN TO OLD TOWN

Treat dad to the Cus­tom and Clas­sic Car Show at Old Gipp­stown Gipp­s­land Her­itage Park for a great day out for the whole fam­ily. There will be live mu­sic, kids en­ter­tain­ment, dodgem cars, sausage siz­zle, food and mar­ket stalls, and a cafe and li­cenced bar from 10am. Show car en­try opens from 6am, $10 a car. Pub­lic en­try from 10am,$5 an adult and a gold coin for chil­dren. Where: Old Gipp­stown, 211 Lloyd St, Moe.

CATCH OUR DRIFT

The Vic­to­rian Drift Club is host­ing Round 4 of the Drift­ing Cham­pi­onship at Calder Park Race­way. Gates open at 9am for spec­ta­tors and cost is $20, with un­der-12 free. De­tails: vic­drift.com

BIG BREAK­FAST

Con­fed­er­ates Rod and Cus­tom Club in­vite all hot rods and chrome bumpers to join them for a Big Break­fast on Fa­ther’s Day at Co­como’s Restau­rant, Stud Park Shop­ping Cen­tre, Rowville from 9am. It makes for a per­fect way to start your day. De­tails: Bill 0407 802 257 or Tony 0417 341 001.

SHOW­CARS MEL­BOURNE

Show­cars Mel­bourne is host­ing a Fa­ther’s Day fam­ily car and bike show at Acland St, St Kilda from 11am-5pm. Show dis­play will be at O’Don­nell Gar­dens and Shake­speare Grove, St Kilda. There will be free kids en­ter­tain­ment, bands, restau­rants, bars, cof­fee, Luna Park, awards, movie cars and more. Free en­try. De­tails: show­carsmelbourne.com.au, Face­book show­carsmelbourne or phone 0419 350 400.

TEST, TUNE & BURNOUT

Head to Heath­cote Park Race­way to test and tune, and get in some burnout prac­tice. Gates open 8.30am with rac­ing from 11am-4pm. En­try is $60 to race, $20 to spec­tate, un­der-14 free. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact: 0416 072 478 or heath­coteparkrace­way.com.au

CAR TORQUE

The Hob­sons Bay Men’s Shed Mo­tor­ing Group will meet at 280 Queen St, Al­tona, from 10am-3pm to show their cars and talk the torque. The pub­lic are free to show clas­sic and cus­tom cars and mo­tor­bikes, traders also wel­come. There will be a sausage siz­zle, too. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact: 9398 2383.

SEPTEM­BER 6 PENIN­SULA CRUISE

Cruise on Penin­sula Link, rain or shine, to the Penin­sula Cruise Night at the Penin­sula Homemaker Cen­tre, Bun­gower Rd, Morn­ing­ton. Take the Bun­gower Rd of­framp then right to­wards Morn­ing­ton. All pre-75 Street Rods, Pick Ups, Mus­cle Cars and Chrome Bumper Clas­sics wel­come from 5.30pm. En­trant’s prizes drawn at 7pm, meals avail­able at new Sober Mule, 200-plus paved car spa­ces. De­tails: lets­gocruisin.com.au

SEPTEM­BER 10-11 SHAN­NONS NA­TION­ALS

There’s plenty of rac­ing at Phillip Is­land in­clud­ing the Porsche GT3 Cup Chal­lenge, Aus­tralian GT Tro­phy, Aus­tralian Sports Sedan Se­ries, Aus­tralianV8 Tour­ing Car Se­ries and Aus­tralian Su­perkart Se­ries, Aus­tralian Sports Rac­ers, Aus­tralian For­mula 3 Pre­mier Se­ries and the Tour­ing Car Masters, all at the 2016 Shan­nons Na­tion­als Round 6 at Phillip Is­land Grand Prix Cir­cuit. Week­end pass $35, un­der-16 free. De­tails: pi­arc.com.au or then­ation­als.com.au

EN­GINE RALLY

The Wed­der­burn His­tor­i­cal En­gine and Ma­chin­ery So­ci­ety’s En­gine Rally, at Race­course Rd, Wed­der­burn. Fea­tur­ing en­gines, steam en­gines, trucks, trac­tors, trac­tor trek, Cly­des­dale horse team, chaff cut­ting, shear­ing, clas­sic and vin­tage cars. Free on-site camp­ing. Free en­try for ex­hibitors. Gen­eral en­try $5 a day, un­der-16 free. Full on-site cater­ing. De­tails: Ge­off 5494 3206, Trevor 5494 3152, Peter 5494 3261.

SEPTEM­BER 11 WEST­SIDE AU­TORAMA CAR AND BIKE SHOW

Rene­gades Hot Rod and Cus­tom Club are hold­ing a ASRF-sanc­tioned event car and bike show at cor­ner Grieve Pde and Do­her­tys Rd, Al­tona North. En­try for in­door and out­door dis­play ve­hi­cles is $15. En­ter be­tween 8am-2pm. Gen­eral ad­mis­sion from 10am2pm $5. Great raf­fle prizes, cater­ing and li­cenced bar. De­tails: 0411 327 515 or rene­gadeshrcc@gmail.com

ROLL OUT THE CLAS­SICS

The Roll­sRoyce Own­ers’ Club of Aus­tralia cov­ers mo­tor cars made by Roll­sRoyce from 1904 and Bent­ley from 1931, to the present day. The 2016 Vic­to­rian club Con­cours d’El­e­gance will be at Wes­ley Col­lege, Glen Waver­ley (Mel­way: 62 A12) from 10am-3pm. About 100 dis­play ve­hi­cles ex­pected, with stun­ning cars rang­ing from more than 100 years old to lat­est mod­els. Spon­sors’ dis­plays, deal­ers, food and prod­uct ven­dors will con­trib­ute to the at­mos­phere of the day. The en­try fee for the day is $10 a car.

The Vic­to­rian Drift Club is host­ing Round 4 of the Drift­ing Cham­pi­onship at Calder Park Race­way this Sun­day.

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