FEBRUARY 4-5 HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Colac P& A Society Heritage Festival will be held at Colac Showgrounds, Bruce St, 9am4pm. Massey Ferguson, Massey Harris, HV McKay and other farm machinery will b eon show, along with displays of Meccano, cars, crafts, working horses and donkeys, bikes, trucks, and small engines and a vintage classic tractor pull. Free children’s activities. Details: Alan 0429 312946 or Peter 0428 523694.
FEBRUARY 4 BERWICK SWAP MEET
Head to Akoonah Park, Princes Highway, Berwick for a swap meet. Gates open 5am for sellers and 6am buyers. Seller sites $10 (entry not included). Admission for sellers and buyers $5, under-14 free. Details: Roger 0407 568 488 or Ian 0419 312 304.
RIDE & DRIVE TOUR
The Sun Country Yarrawonga Mulwala Tourism Inc and Boosey Creek Cruzers are hosting the Twin Shire (Federation and Moira Shires) Ride & Drive Tour. Starts at noon at Mulwala Pioneer Museum. Details: Barry Bennett 5873 4267 or Yarrawonga Mulwala Tourism Inc 5744 1989.
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. Details: Northern Gal on Facebook.
FEBRUARY 5 GRAMPIANS RIDE
Registrations are now open for the annual Grampians Ride to Remember. The 196km ride is open to all licensed motorcycle enthusiasts, with proceeds supporting the Jason Bond Perioperative Unit at East Grampians Health Service (Ararat Hospital). Cost is $30 a rider/pillion. Departs at 9am from the Ararat Performing Arts Centre precinct. Details: register online via trybooking.com/NPTU or remember.org.au or Diane 0419 316 920.
The RACV Great Australian Rally rallying for a cure will be held at Mornington Racecourse. It is one of the biggest veteran, vintage and classic car events, with up to 25 car clubs promotional displays and 1000 cars taking part. The event is a major fundraiser for Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. Details: greataustralianrally.com for entry details or Rex Hall 0408 303 129.
SHOW & SHINE
The Charger Club of Victoria is holding its annual Show & Shine at Caribbean Gardens from 9.30am, with trophy presentation at 2pm. Open to all Chrysler and Mopar vehicles. Details: Des 0409 936 545.
SHOW & SHINE
Yarrawonga Mulwala Tourism Inc and Boosey Creek Cruzers present the fourth Sun Country Motorcycle Show & Shine, Swap Meet and Lifestyle Fair. Featuring vintage to modern motorcycles with special displays. Gates open 7am for motorcycle exhibitors and 8am for public. Entry $2, under- 15 free. Details: 5744 1989 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SHOW & SWAP MEET
Latrobe Valley Street Machine Show and Traralgon Swap Meet will be held at the Traralgon Showgrounds, with proceeds going to the Good Friday Appeal. There will be a car show, food vendors, kids entertainment, trophies. Gold coin donation for spectators, $15 entry for show entrants/ stallholders. Off-street parking available. Details: Facebook/LVStreetMachineShow
SHOW & SWAP MEET
The 12th annual David Calleja Memorial Show featuring cars, trucks, bikes, live music, stalls, BBQs, kids rides and a swap meet. Competitors $10 a vehicle, public $5, under-14 free. Raising funds for Djerriwarrh Health Services. Maddingly Park, Bacchus Marsh. Details: Nadine 0431 444 920.
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. Details: 9398 2383.
BALLARAT KART CLUB
Up to 200 karters from around Victoria and South Australia are expected for the first round of the 2017 Victorian Country Series at Ballarat Kart Club, Racecourse Rd, Haddon. The Victorian Country Series is a six-event karting series, with rounds held at Ballarat (Feb 5), Cobden (Apr 23), Horsham (May 21), Portland (Jul 16), Hamilton (Sep 10) and Warrnambool (Oct 14-15). Spectator entry is free. Details: victoriancountryseries.com or facebook.com/VictorianCountrySeries
FEBRUARY 7 PENINSULA CRUISE
Cruise on the Peninsula Link to the Peninsula Cruise Night at the Peninsula Homemaker Centre, Bungower Rd, 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. Details: letsgocruisin.com.au or Facebook LetsGoCruisin1
FEBRUARY 8 LANG LANG SHOW N’ SHINE
Hot Rods, Custom and Classic Cars, Bikes, Swap Meet and stalls, Motor Mowers “Racing Mayhem” will meet from 9am
for the public and cars, swap meet and stallholder entry at 7am. There will be kids activities. Entry is $5. Details: langlangshownshine.com or Jan 0408 307 458.
FEBRUARY 10 CAR CRUISE
NE Car Club and Rotary Club Car Cruise presents a Car Cruise at Shepparton Showgrounds from 6-10pm. The event is family friendly, no driving events or trophies, static display only. Entry is by gold coin donation at the gate. Details: Bill King 0427 116 602.
FEBRUARY 11 CLASSIC CRUISES
Northern Classic Cruisers is hosting a Charity Car Show from 4-8pm at Epping RSL, 195 Harvest Home Rd, Epping. The official charity is Victoria Police Legacy and supporting Epping RSL. Pre-1985 Classic Cars and Bikes invited. Entry for cars is $10, bikes $5 and under-16 free. Entry for general public is by gold coin donation. Details: Northern Classic Cruisers Facebook page.
Gippsland Car Club will conduct Round 3 of the 2017 Victorian Hillclimb Championship at Bryant Park, Bill Schulz Drive, Yallourn. The event is a twilight event, from 1-7pm. The event caters for all classes of cars. Details: gippslandcarclub.com.au
Up to 200 karters from around Victoria and South Australia are expected for the first round of the 2017 Victorian Country Series at Ballarat Kart Club on February 5.