WHAT’S ON

— Truck events com­ing up in the next few months

Owner Driver - - News - To have an event listed, phone ( 07) 3101 6602 or e-mail odon­line@ bauer­trader.com.au

SPIRIT OF THE HUME TRUCK DIS­PLAY

FE­BRU­ARY 18 & 19, 2017 Broad­ford, Victoria Held at The Com­mon in Piper St, Broad­ford. Ad­mis­sion 1 day pass $ 10, 2 day pass $ 15. Chil­dren un­der 14 free. Din­ner dance on Satur­day, Feb. 18 at the Broad­ford Shire Hall – $ 40 pp. Guest speaker Liz Martin, CEO of the Na­tional Road Trans­port Hall of Fame. For fur­ther info call HCVCA pres­i­dent Alan Tay­lor on 0425 718 191 or see the HCVCA web­site or the event’s Face­book page at www.face­book.com/ spir­itofthe­hume2017

THE EXPO ( NZ)

MARCH 2-4, 2017 Hamil­ton, New Zealand Held at Mys­tery Creek Events Cen­tre, The Expo, held ev­ery four years, is New Zealand’s only all- en­com­pass­ing trans­port and heavy equip­ment show­case, of­fer­ing vis­i­tors and ex­hibitors the op­por­tu­nity to view the lat­est tech­nolo­gies in the sec­tor. In­cludes sem­i­nars, clas­sic truck dis­play and show ’ n shine comp. For free en­try see the web­site at www.the­expo.co.nz

NA­TIONAL HIS­TORIC TRUCK & COM­MER­CIAL VE­HI­CLE SHOW

MARCH 4, 2017 Lockhart, NSW Held at Lockhart Show­ground. Trucks and com­mer­cial ve­hi­cles, pre 1910 mo­tor ve­hi­cle dis­play, work­ing black­smith, vin­tage cars, food and drinks, evening en­ter­tain­ment. Prizes for truck fur­thest driven to show, best local farm truck ( any make or con­di­tion), plus peo­ple’s choice. En­try $ 5 adults. For fur­ther info phone Peter Smith on 02 6920 6246 or see the Lockhart Shire web­site or the event’s Face­book page.

HARDEN TRUCK & TRAC­TOR SHOW

MARCH 19, 2017 Harden Mur­rum­bu­rah Show­grounds, NSW Pre­sented by the Harden His­toric Truck & Trac­tor Club. Trucks ( vin­tage, clas­sic and work­ing), buses, fire en­gines, mil­i­tary ve­hi­cles, trac­tors, sta­tion­ary en­gines and clas­sic cars. Food and mar­ket stalls, model trucks, quilts and teddy bears. Free Satur­day night BBQ for ex­hibitors. Fea­tured truck brand is In­ter­na­tional. For fur­ther info phone Kevin Sharp on 02 6386 5136 or 0413 027 932; email sharpfergy@ hot­mail.com or check out the club’s Face­book site at www.face­book.com/ Truck­trac­tor­club

PEN­RITH WORK­ING TRUCK SHOW

MARCH 19, 2017 Mu­seum of Fire, Pen­rith, NSW Back for its 30th year, the an­nual Pen­rith Work­ing Truck Show is cel­e­brat­ing with an­other huge day of non- stop coun­try mu­sic en­ter­tain­ment in­clud­ing Adam Har­vey, Beccy Cole, Am­ber Lawrence, Cather­ine Britt and Kaylens Rain, plus rides and unique ex­hibits. Ma­jor prizes and tro­phies for truck en­tries. Adults $ 35, up to 3 chil­dren free with pay­ing adult. For info see the web­site at www.pwts.com.au or ph 02 4731 3000.

LIVE­STOCK, BULK AND RU­RAL CAR­RI­ERS AS­SO­CI­A­TION CON­FER­ENCE

MARCH 31-APRIL 1, 2017 Dubbo, NSW Cel­e­brat­ing 30 years, the LBRCA Con­fer­ence will in­clude the Young Driver of the Year Award pre­sen­ta­tion. Ca­sual bistro din­ner on Thurs­day, March 30. For fur­ther info see the web­site www.lbrca.org.au

CAN­BERRA CON­VOY FOR CAN­CER FAM­I­LIES

APRIL 2, 2017 Ex­hi­bi­tion Park in Can­berra ( EPIC), ACT Or­gan­ised by The Can­cer Sup­port Group ACT Eden Monaro’s Own. Con­voy starts at Beard at 10am, bound for the new venue of Ex­hi­bi­tion Park In Can­berra ( EPIC). Live mu­sic, kids’ en­ter­tain­ment and more. For fur­ther info see the Face­book page at www.face­book.com/ Con­voyForCancerFam­i­lies or the web­site thecan­cer­sup­port­group.org.au.

HAULIN’ THE HUME

APRIL 8 & 9, 2017 Claren­don Show­grounds to Yass, NSW De­part­ing Claren­don Show­grounds in Rich­mond, along North­ern Rd to Narel­lan, over Ra­zor­back, through the Hole In the Wall at Pic­ton, Mit­tagong, Ber­rima, Maru­lan. Lunch and a dis­play at Goul­burn. Through the Cul­lerin Range into Gun­ning and to Yass for din­ner, photo shar­ing and a few laughs. En­try fee $ 30 per ve­hi­cle. Or­gansed by the West­ern Syd­ney His­tor­i­cal Truck Club. For an en­try form and fur­ther in­for­ma­tion phone Ron Ross on 0437 384 736 or Richard Cant on 0416 755 570, or www.hcvc.com.au/fo­rum/ events/15950-haulin-the-hume-2017

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