Upcoming transport industry events...
CASINO TRUCK SHOW
AUGUST 5, 2017 Casino, NSW Sponsored by North Coast Petroleum. Scuzztrans truck street parade from 10am through town. Live music, family entertainment, food stalls, markets, amusement rides. Plus blinged up trucks from all across Australia will be parked in the CBD. For further info email info@ casinotruckshow.com.au or see the website at www.casinotruckshow.com.au
NATIONAL ROAD TRANSPORT HALL OF FAME REUNION
AUGUST 25 TO 28, 2017 Alice Springs, NT Held at the Road Transport Historical Society Museum. Includes the 2017 Shell Rimula Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Saturday, August 26, Cummins Cup Truckies Race Day, Shell Rimula Gala Dinner, Meet The Milemaker Lunch and more. For more information see the website at www.roadtransporthall.com, email info@ roadtransporthall.com or phone 08 8952 7161.
CQ CONVOY 2017
SEPTEMBER 2, 2017 Rockhampton, Qld. This year’s CQ ( Central Queensland) Convoy will be held at the Rockhampton Showgrounds on the Father’s Day weekend. Truck show, classic car show, trade displays, food, licensed bar, kids’ amusement rides and charity auction. Plus live entertainment. Funds raised will go to the Rockhampton Royal Flying Doctors. For further info see the Facebook page www.facebook.com/cqconvoyinc
NATROAD CONFERENCE 2017
SEPTEMBER 4-6, 2017 Hamilton Island, Queensland Welcome evening on September 4, then two interactive days featuring industry stakeholders and experts offering the latest information on technology and predictions to help NatRoad members be business- ready. For further info see the website at www.events.natroad.com.au/2017natroad-conference
WA BP TRUCK SHOW ’N SHINE
SEPTEMBER 10, 2017 Perth Motorplex, Kwinana Beach, WA The WA Truck Show and Shine, sponsored by BP, will be held in the pit area of the Perth Motorplex, just off Anketell Road, Kwinana. Gates open 10am, trophy presentation at 3pm. Adults $ 10, kids free. Trade stalls, free amusement rides and entertainment. All funds raised will go to the McGrath Foundation. For further details see the event’s Facebook page or phone Julie Gavin on 0437774739 or email julie@ gavtrans.com.au
CLARENDON CLASSIC RALLY
SEPTEMBER 16 & 17, 2017 Clarendon, NSW At Hawkesbury Showground. Includes Kenworth Klassic. Two day event including vintage trucks, restored tractors, stationary engines, vintage cars, bikes, antique tools. Plus twilight showing and kids amusement rides. Food and drinks available all weekend. Sunday morning tractor and vehicle trek. For further info see the website at www.sydneyantiquemachineryclub.com or phone Steve Muscat on 0418 453 203.
RIVERINA TRUCK SHOW AND KIDS CONVOY
SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 Wagga Wagga, NSW Held at Ron Wheeler Park and Lake Albert foreshore and presented by the Rotary Club of Wagga Wagga Sunrise, the 2017 Riverina Truck Show and Kids Convoy kicks off with a street parade departing Bomen Saleyards 11.30am arriving at Lake Albert at 12.15pm. Truck show runs from 1pm to 7.45pm. Also featuring a car and bike display, amusement rides, live music, market and trade stralls, plus the grand finale fireworks show. Supporting NETS and Ronald McDonald House Charities. For further info phone 0411 138 551, email firstname.lastname@example.org or see the website at www.riverinatruckshowandkidsconvoy.com
CONVOY FOR KIDS SYDNEY
SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 Homebush, Sydney Trucks will assemble at Huntingwood Drive, Huntingwood at 5am and will leave at 8am, proceeding along Jack Brabham Drive, Great Western Highway, Wallgrove Rd, M4 Freeway, Hill Road exit to Homebush Bay Drive, Australia Avenue into Olympic Boulevard, Sydney Olympic Park. Bobtail please. Funds raised go to Neonatal and Paediatric Transport Service ( NETS). For further infosee the website at www.convoyforkids.com.au or the Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CfksI/
To have an event listed, phone ( 07) 3101 6602 or e-mail odonline@ bauertrader.com.au