The Rotary Club of Melton, as part of the Djerriwarrh Festival, is holding a Classic and Custom Car Show at the Melton Recreation Reserve, Reserve Rd, Melton. Gates open at 9am, cars on site from 11am, $5 a vehicle, spectators free. Details: Daryl Leonard 0407 246 832.
FALCON GT CLUB
The Falcon GT Club of Victoria is displaying vehicles at Morley Ford in Echuca between 10am2pm. All model Falcon GTs plus Ford muscle and classic cars welcome to attend. Details: Drew 0412 249 906 or falcongtclubofvictoria.com.au NOVEMBER 5-6
“25 years of Thunder” at Sandown is two days of nonstop action featuring 400 racing, sports and touring cars from yesteryear. Events include Australia vs. New Zealand Formula 5000 Challenge, a round of the World Formula Junior Championship, and 70 Group N touring cars including Camaros, Mustangs, Chargers. Hundreds of classic cars on display. Meet the greats from the past and celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jack Brabham’s third World Championship with the Brabham Repco BT19. Tickets $35 (Saturday), $45 (Sunday), $70 (weekend). Details: 0402 224 133 or vhrr.com NOVEMBER 6
ROMSEY SWAP MEET
The Lancefield/Romsey Lions Club and the Macedon Ranges Masonic Lodge are hosting a swap meet and a car, motorcycle and truck show at the Romsey Recreation Reserve. Swap stallholders $15 prepaid, $20 on the day, show vehicles and driver $10, passengers and public $5. Trophy winners get $100 and a trophy. Details: Ged 0417 356 896.
Mazda Car Club of Australia is hosting Melbourne’s biggest Mazda show at Foresite Training, 1 Banfield Court, Truganina from 10am-3pm. Vendors, race cars, raffle prizes, food trucks and coffee available. Entry $10 a car includes raffles tickets. Details: mazdacarclub.org.au
BENALLA SHOW & SHINE
Come to the Benalla Truck and Car and Motorbike Show & Shine and Swap Meet at the Benalla Lakeside oval. On show will be trucks, old and late model cars, motorbikes and classics and there will also be a swap meet. The event is from 10am-4pm with live music, plenty of food and drinks and trade stands. Details: Graham 0427 149 681 or Claire 0499 771 437.
Confederates Rod and Custom Club invite all hot rods and chrome bumpers to join them for a Big Breakfast at Cocomo’s Restaurant, Stud Park Shopping Centre, Rowville from 9am. Details: Bill 0407 802 257 or Tony 0417 341 001. NOVEMBER 12-13
BENDIGO SWAP MEET
The Bendigo National Swap meet will be held at the Prince of Wales Showgrounds on Holmes Rd, Bendigo. There will be more than 1600 sites with cars on display and for sale. Onsite catering will be offered by local service clubs. Weekend pass $20 or $15 Saturday and $5 Sunday. Details: 0434 730 822.
Nagambie Speedway will host Round 2 of the Crash ‘n’ Bash Driver’s Series. Support racing from Crash ‘n’ Bash Ladies, Nagambie Opens, Limited Standards and the Nagambie Dirt Karts. Racing starts 11am on Saturday and 10am on Sunday. Canteen will be open and camping is permitted. Details: Kerry O’Brien 0413 643 924. NOVEMBER 12
Maffra & District Car Club’s Boisdale Hillclimb will host the Noel Burley Memorial Hillclimb at the corner of Boisdale and Newry roads, Boisdale. Twilight, Short Track, Round 8. Starts at 1pm, and will conclude about 8.30pm. Details: madcc.com
SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
Come to the monthly family get together of Chrome, Classic, Muscle, Rod, Rat and Custom Cars and Bikes. This month, Northern Gal is supporting McHappy Day — eat dinner or a snack from McDonald’s, buy socks or just donate. Head to McDonald’s at the Home Maker Centre opposite Northland on Murray Rd, Preston. From 5.30pm. Details: Northern Gal on Facebook. NOVEMBER 13
OFF ROADERS DAY
The Gippsland Vehicle Collection (1A Maffra Sale Rd, Maffra) is holding its Off Roaders Display Day. There will be a display of off-road vehicles inside the GVC and everyone can contribute to the display in the grounds. Display vehicles to arrive from 9am. There is a gold coin entry to the grounds. Details: gippsland vehiclecollection.org.au
SHOW & SHINE
The Victorian Mini Club Inc is holding a Show & Shine at Seaworks, Nelson Place, Williamstown from 10am-3pm. Gold coin donation. Minis and other BMC vehicles will be on display. Trade stands, swap meet, and Minis for sale. Details: Paul 0412 627 711.
CAR AND BIKE SHOW
Head to Penola Catholic College at 29 Gibson St, Broadmeadows for a car and bike show fundraiser for HeartKids Victoria. There will be cars and bikes on display, as well as a sausage sizzle, drinks, music, kids entertainment and a raffle. Car entry $20, bikes $10, public $5, under-12 free. Details: Adam 0437 233 477.
VIVA CAR BIKE SHOW
Come to Viva Fitness Club in Reservoir from noon onwards for a get together of Chrome, Classic, Muscle, Rod, Rat and Custom Cars and Bikes. Free entry. This event is family and pet friendly with plenty of stalls including Northern Barber Shop, JStreet Ink, Caffe Calabria and more. Details: Northern Gal on Facebook.
SHOW & SHINE
Cool Country Classics Trentham Inc. is holding its annual Show & Shine at the Historic Trentham Station, Victoria St, Trentham from 10am. Open to all pre-1991 vehicles, entry by gold coin donation. Details: John Gray 5424 1166 or Bill Franzke 5424 1390. NOVEMBER 20
CLASSIC CAR/BIKE DAY
The MFB Motoring Enthusiasts Club is holding a Charity Classic Car & Motorbike Day at the MFB Burnley Complex, 450 Burnley St, Richmond, with all proceeds going to SANDS Victoria (Stillbirth AND Newborn Death Support). Gates open at 9.30am-2.30pm; display cars from 8am, $10 fee. There will be plenty of classic cars, motorbikes, and fire trucks on display, as well as the MFB’s live band, Red Red Red. There will also be plenty on for the kids. There will be an all-day BBQ, food and drinks on-site. Details: Bob 0427 863 123 or Rob 0418 581 152.
The MFB Motoring Enthusiasts Club’s Charity Classic Car & Motorbike Day is at the MFB Burnley Complex in Richmond on November 20.