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July QLD 23 July Mopar Sun­day

Mopar Sun­day 2017 will now be held July 23 and will fea­ture a Show n Shine, Dyno shootout, drag rac­ing and swap meet. Once you have paid your spec­ta­tor en­try fee, its free to have you car dis­played and judged in the ‘Show and Shine’. We would love to have as many Mopars parked to­gether for the ‘Show n Shine’. So park your char­iot (show qual­ity or not) with the others ad­ja­cent to the start line on the grassed area.

Con­tact: mopar­sun­

23 July Orig­i­nal Gold Coast Swap

The 2017 Orig­i­nal Gold Coast Swap will be held on Sun­day 23 July at the Mudgeer­ada Show­grounds. Vet­eran, vin­tage, clas­sic cars and parts, au­to­mo­bilia, mem­o­ra­bilia, model cars, an­tiques, col­lecta­bles, Aus­traliana.


29 July Nam­bour Swap

Satur­day only - set up Fri­day after 11.00am. Camp­ing avail­able The Club has been in ex­is­tence for more than 50 years to cater for car en­thu­si­asts on the Sun­shine Coast. This is our 29th event.


VIC 2 July A Day on the Course

Good Ole Boys Car and Bike Club Inc. present A Day on the Course, Sun­day June 2 at Eden­hope Race­course on the west side of town. All cars and bikes of in­ter­est are wel­come.

Con­tact: south­east­stree tma­

30 July Ford Flat­head Fes­ti­val, VIC

The Early Ford V8 Club of Vic­to­ria Inc. are hold­ing their Ford Flat­head Fes­ti­val on Sun­day July 30 at the Caribbean Gar­dens in Scoresby.

Con­tact: ear­ly­ford­

NSW 15-16 July Went­worth Junc­tion Rally

The Vin­tage Ma­chin­ery So­ci­ety of Sun­raysia and The Rivers and River­boat His­tor­i­cal and Preser­va­tion So­ci­ety are hold­ing the Went­worth Junc­tion Rally on Satur­day 15 and Sun­day 16 July 2017 at Junc­tion Park in Cadell Street.

Con­tact: junc­tion­

22-23 July Mo­torex

Meguiar’s Mo­torEx is one of the largest and most pres­ti­gious mo­tor­ing en­thu­si­ast event of its kind in Aus­tralia and is be­ing held on the July 22 and 23

Con­tact: mo­

29 July Ford Su­per Swap Meet

The Com­bined Ford Clubs of N.S.W. brings you the Ford Su­per Swap Meet to be held on the Satur­day prior to the All Ford Day. Gates open to Ven­dors/Swap­pers from 7.00am.

Con­tact: all­ford­daynsw. com/swap_meet


2 July Hen­rys Win­ter Wan­der

The Chev Bowtie Club Inc. is host­ing Henry’s Win­ter Wan­der on Sun­day July 2. Meet­ing point is on the Black Moun­tain Penin­sula, Garry Owen Drive at 10am for a cruise fol­lowed by a sausage siz­zle and tea and cof­fee. A fun fam­ily event.

Con­tact: Face­book

WA 8 July Com­mu­nity Days Show N Shine Car Show

The Com­mu­nity Days Show N Shine Car Show wel­comes all makes, mod­els, and years and is be­ing held on Satur­day July in the Main Street in Gold­en­dale. Con­tact:

gold­en­dale­mo­tor­ com­mu­nity-days-show-nshine.php

NT 16 July Dar­win to the Doo

Dar­win to the Doo is be­ing held on Sun­day July 16 from 9am to 1pm and Dar­win cars and bikes can meet at the Qan­tas hangar in Parap at 8.30am for a de­par­ture time of 9am to travel to Tam­in­min Li­brary, Chal­loner Cir­cuit in Humpty Doo.

Con­tact: 08 8988 1200

Au­gust QLD 5 July Revving the Reef

Revving the Reef is part of the Whit­sun­day Reef Fes­ti­val and is be­ing held on Satur­day Au­gust 5 along the fore­shore of Air­lie Beach.

Con­tact: whit­sun­dayreef fes­ti­

6 July Gat­ton Car, Ute and Bike Show

The Gat­ton Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary are hold­ing a Car, Ute and Bike Show at Gat­ton Show­grounds in Spencer Street on Sun­day Au­gust 6.

Con­tact: 0407 624 445

12-13 Au­gust Gold Coast Car Show

The 8th An­nual Gold Coast Car Show kicks off Satur­day 12 Au­gust 3pm-8pm and Sun­day 13 Au­gust 7am-3pm. Hun­dreds of cars, mo­tor­bikes and trucks will con­verge on the grounds for a great day to in­spire, ad­mire and ex­cite car en­thu­si­asts and spec­ta­tors of all ages.Pub­lic ad­mis­sion Satur­day evening $10, kids un­der 12 free. Show car en­try Satur­day $10 in­cludes passengers and judg­ing. Spe­cial tro­phies awarded on this night for retro ve­hi­cles - kombis, bugs, panel vans and hot rods.

Con­tact: 0439 170 882

27 Au­gust Kus­toms of Aus­tralia

Its on again! It was Huge for our 1st one, well over 100 stalls, our 2nd Swap Meet will be event big­ger. Kus­toms of Aus­tralia 2nd An­nual Swap Meet will be held again at the Yatala Drive-In which is lo­cated at 100 Stapyl­tonJa­cobs Well Rd, Stapyl­ton Queens­land, only 30 min­utes drive south of Bris­bane or 30 min­utes drive north from Surfers Par­adise. Con­tact: kus­tom­so­faus­

NSW 6 July All Holden Day Ve­hi­cle Dis­play

The NSW All Holden Day is sup­ported by dozens of NSW Holden Clubs which cater for all Holden en­thu­si­asts and ev­ery Holden ever pro­duced and is be­ing held at the Hawkes­bury Show­ground in Claren­don NSW on Sun­day Au­gust 6. The NSW All Holden Day en­try is open to all Holden badged ve­hi­cles when new. Con­tact: all­hold­en­

13 Au­gust Shannons Syd­ney Clas­sic

Over 1900 Vet­eran & Clas­sic ve­hi­cles from over 150 clubs on dis­play and on pa­rade, in­clud­ing cars, mo­tor­bikes, scoot­ers and mil­i­tary ve­hi­cles, po­lice ve­hi­cles, am­bu­lances & fire en­gines. And it’s on rain, hail or shine. There’s plenty to see and do in­doors. All at Syd­ney Motorsport Park. Run by the Council of Mo­tor Clubs (NSW). Con­tact: syd­ney­mo­tor­sport­ au

12-13 Au­gust Killer Rides 2

Killer Rides #2 live show will be held Au­gust 12/13 in­side the Illawarra In­door Hockey Cen­tre at Unan­derra (south of Wol­lon­gong). Pre­vi­ously known as the Hot Car Ti­tles, Killer Rides Live will show­case a se­lec­tion of show cars, tough street cars and com­pe­ti­tion cars - all with one com­mon theme, they are all killer rides. As en­try into the show is by in­vi­ta­tion only, you can rest as­sured that the cars on dis­play aren’t the cars you’ll see on a reg­u­lar ba­sis. There will also be a huge ar­ray of traders of­fer­ing show spe­cials along with a fully stocked can­teen for when you feel like a bite to eat or a drink - with­out break­ing the bud­get.

Con­tact: killer­

12-13 Au­gust New­cas­tle Swap Meet

Run by the New­cas­tle District Vin­tage Cars club – claims 1000-plus sites.

Con­tact: 0457 083 789

27 Au­gust All Bri­tish Day

Come along and en­joy a huge day out with over 1500 Bri­tish cars in the grounds of the Kings School and run in con­junc­tion with The Kings School Art Show. For par­tic­i­pants and car clubs gates open at 7am with en­try via Ma­sons Drive and the show runs from 10am till 4pm. Con­tact: allbri­tish­daysyd­

VIC 4-6 Au­gust Rain­bow Desert En­duro

Round 3 of the CAMS Aus­tralian Off Road Cham­pi­onship and Vic­to­rian Off Road Cham­pi­onship. Fan­tas­tic spec­ta­tor lo­ca­tions and camp­ing avail­able. For more in­for­ma­tion check­out Face­book Rain­bow-De­sertEn­duro. Con­tact:


5-6 Au­gust Win­ton Fes­ti­val of Speed

The Win­ton Fes­ti­val of Speed fea­tures retro tour­ing car rac­ing, cel­e­brat­ing clas­sic eras of Aus­tralian motorsport and is be­ing held on the Au­gust 5-6.


19 Au­gust FE FC Holden Car Club An­nual Auc­tion, Swap Meet and Pie Night

The FE-FC Holden Car Club of Vic­to­ria Inc. presents their an­nual auc­tion, swap meet and pie night on Au­gust 19.

Con­tact: vic.fe­f­ au/Auc­tion

20 Au­gust Cen­tral Vic­to­rian All Holden Day

Poyser Holden Cen­tral Vic­to­rian All Holden Day is hosted by Bendigo Sand­hurst Holden Club and is be­ing held on Sun­day Au­gust 20 at the Bendigo Show­grounds in Holmes Road, North Bendigo.

Con­tact: bendigosand­hurst. word­­en­day/

27 Au­gust Ger­man Auto Show

VWCV presents the se­cond an­nual Ger­man Auto Show. Call­ing all pre 1990 Ger­man ve­hi­cles to dis­play at the beau­ti­ful Deaf Chil­dren Aus­tralia grounds on St Kilda Road. Con­tact: vw­ ger­man-auto-show-2017.html

NT 19 Au­gust Gaz­zanats Dar­win

Gaz­zanats Dar­win is be­ing held on the 19th Au­gust 2017 at the Hid­den Val­ley Race­way in Dar­win and kicks off a day of non stop ac­tion. Burnout com­pe­ti­tions, su­per skids, show n shine, go to whoa, cruise the track, dash 4 cash, race your mates drop flag and drift demos. No BYO, no glass at event, bar open on site.

Con­tact: @ Gaz­zanat­sDar­winNT

SA 20 Au­gust Wil­lunga Swap Meet

The Wil­lunga Swap Meet is or­gan­ised by the Li­ons Club of Wil­lunga & Dis­tricts and will be held at Cen­te­nary Park in Wil­lunga on the Au­gust 20. Cen­te­nary Park is on the cor­ner of Bin­ney and Strout Roads and is an idyl­lic lo­ca­tion si­t­u­ated on 1.6 hectares of land sur­rounded by vine­yards of­fer­ing views of the hills and sea.

Con­tact: willun­ au/SWAP-MEET/

TAS 19 Au­gust All Ja­panese Car and Bike Show

The All Ja­panese Car and Bike Show is be­ing held on Satur­day Au­gust 19 at Princes Wharf 1 Fore­court on Castray Es­planade in Ho­bart.

Con­tact: 0408 314 309

WA 13 Au­gust Shannons Clas­sics on the Park

You are in­vited to be part of this mo­tor­ing spec­tac­u­lar and dis­play your clas­sic car on Lan­g­ley Park at the Shannons Clas­sics on the Park on Sun­day Au­gust 13. All clas­sic car own­ers and car clubs are in­vited to dis­play their cars.

Con­tact: tar­ shannons-clas­sics-park/

ACT 19-20 Au­gust Big Boys Toys Expo

Big Boys Toys Expo Can­berra is be­ing held on Au­gust 19 and 20. It is an in­ter­ac­tive event to see, touch and ex­pe­ri­ence and also gives pa­trons the chance to buy all the toys, tools, giz­mos and gad­gets en­thu­si­asts al­ways dream of.

Con­tact: big­boys­toys can­

Sept QLD 3 Septem­ber All Aussie Fa­thers Day

The All Aussie Fa­ther’s Day is a fam­ily friendly event aimed at cel­e­brat­ing all things Aus­tralian, in­clud­ing our love for great cars and what bet­ter date then Fa­ther’s Day! Con­tact:


9 Septem­ber Gympie Swap Meet & Car Show

This is their 47th swap meet. Gympie Show­grounds, Ex­hi­bi­tion Road, South­side, Gympie, Qld.

Con­tact: gympiehis­tor icau­to­

17 Septem­ber HQ Holden Run

The 6th An­nual HQ Holden Run is be­ing held on Sun­day Septem­ber 17 and we’re call­ing for all HQ Holden own­ers to fire up their sedans, coupes, wag­ons, utes, ton­ners, SS and GTS and come cruis­ing with like minded en­thu­si­asts.

Con­tact: hqhold­en­

22-25 Septem­ber Na­tional Chevro­let Fes­ti­val

The 41st. Na­tional Chevro­let Fes­ti­val will be held in War­wick, the ‘Horse­power Cap­i­tal’ of SE Queens­land from 22nd - 25th Septem­ber 2017. Proudly brought to you by the Queens­land Chevro­let Car Club Inc and the 55-56-57 Shoe­box Club of Queens­land Inc.

Con­tact: 0417 791 595

SA 10 Septem­ber Gawler Swap Meet

Or­gan­ised by the Gawler Vet­eran Vin­tage and Clas­sic Ve­hi­cles Club the Gawler Swap Meet is back for our 33rd event at Princes Park, also known as Gawler Sport & Com­mu­nity Cen­tre.

Con­tact: gawler­car­

17 Septem­ber All Ford Day

The 2017 All Ford Day is be­ing held on Sun­day Septem­ber 17 at Bonython Park, Adelaide. Open to own­ers and en­thu­si­asts of mo­tor ve­hi­cles pro­duced by the Ford Mo­tor Com­pany.

Con­tact: all­ford­ 29 Septem­ber MR2 Na­tion­als The MR2 Na­tion­als is a bi-an­nual event to brings to­gether MR2s and their own­ers from all over Aus­tralia for one huge week­end of mo­tor­ing plea­sure. The MR2 Na­tion­als 2017 in Adelaide, S.A. fol­lows the first one in Goul­burn 2003, Can­berra in 2007, Bathurst 2009, Bright 2011, Ho­bart 2013 and Bris­bane in 2015. This year’s event in­cludes cruises, din­ners and pre­sen­ta­tions. Con­tact: na­tion­als@mr2­

NSW 3-10 Septem­ber Rock­a­billy Retro Rally

Bring your vin­tage cars, car­a­vans, kombis, long­boards and danc­ing shoes! a week of great mu­sic, food danc­ing and fun fea­tur­ing Frankie J Holden and other live bands, show n shine, rock n roll trivia night, movie theme night and more. Con­tact: Face­book

15-17 Septem­ber To­ranafest

Big cel­e­bra­tion of 50 years of To­rana at sunny Mait­land.

Con­tact: To­

24 Septem­ber Fal­con GT Own­ers Club of NSW Con­cours Day

The Fal­con GT Own­ers Club of NSW are hold­ing their an­nual Con­cours Day on Sun­day Septem­ber 24 at the Fid­dler in Rouse Hill. Con­tact:


VIC 3 Septem­ber Fa­thers Day Car Show

Ev­ery year Old Gipp­stown is the scenic back­drop for the Fa­ther’s Day Car Show, fea­tur­ing an abun­dance of hot rods, clas­sics and mus­cle cars. Con­tact: Face­book

23 Septem­ber Wings and Wheels

Mary­bor­ough Wings and Wheels is the premier ve­hi­cle and air­craft event be­ing held on the Septem­ber 23 in Mary­bor­ough, Vic­to­ria. Con­tact:


23-24 Septem­ber Mel­bourne to Maf­fra Run

This run is open to all ve­hi­cles over 15 years of age (as of the start of the run.) It is a gath­er­ing of a group of like-minded mo­tor­ing en­thu­si­asts that want to en­joy their toys. It is not a com­pe­ti­tion, rather a leisurely drive/ride through some of West and Cen­tral Gipp­s­land’s most pic­turesque coun­try­side. It is a 2 day run from Ber­wick to Maf­fra and re­turn. Con­tact: gipp­s­land­ve­hi­clecol­lec­tion.

TAS 22-24 Septem­ber Baskerville His­torics

Baskerville His­torics is run an­nu­ally and is a great week­end with both his­toric cars and bikes and this year it’s be­ing held on the 22 - 24 of Septem­ber.

Con­tact: mo­tor­sport­stas. baskerville-his­torics

ACT 24 Septem­ber ACT Holden Day

The ACT Holden Day will be held on Sun­day, Spetem­ber 24 at

Hall Show­grounds in Gladstone Street. Hosted by all Can­berra-based Holden Car Clubs, it is sure to have a record turnout. Con­tact: Face­book

WA 24 Septem­ber South­ern Cross Car and Bike Show

The Yil­garn Mo­tor­ing En­thu­si­asts are host­ing the South­ern Cross Car and Bike Show which is be­ing held on Sun­day the 23 of Septem­ber at South­ern Cross Oval.

Con­tact: yil­gar­n­mo­tor­ing en­thu­si­

Oct NSW 27-29 Oc­to­ber Chrome­fest

Join us at The En­trance on the Cen­tral Coast NSW for Chrome­fest which is now in its 10th ex­cit­ing year. Chrome­fest is a 3 day event.

Con­tact: chrome­

22 Oc­to­ber North­ern Beaches Mus­cle Cars An­nual Show

North­ern Beaches Mus­cle Cars an­nual show for 2017 is shap­ing up to be an ab­so­lute corker thanks to a raft of ex­cel­lent vin­tage Aussie and Amer­i­can mus­cle on dis­play as well as some iconic cars from the sil­ver screen. Con­tact: north­ern­beache smus­cle­

SA 29 Oc­to­ber Auto Italia Adelaide Show n Shine

Auto Italia is the largest gath­er­ing and dis­play of Ital­ian mo­tor ve­hi­cles held in South Aus­tralia and is an an­nual event that has be­come one of the ma­jor au­to­mo­tive dis­plays held in SA. Last years Auto Italia Adelaide had over 200 ve­hi­cles at­tend­ing.

Con­tact: au­toitali aade­

VIC 13-15 Oc­to­ber Mo­tor­clas­sica Con­cours d’El­e­gance

Un­de­ni­ably one of the best events on the mo­torin­gen­thu­si­ast cal­en­dar ev­ery year, with a wide va­ri­ety of some of the best cars ever made. Con­tact:


TAS 15 Oc­to­ber Bri­tain to Bunna Car Show

The Tri­abunna Vil­lage and Rover Car Club of Aus­tralia (Tas­ma­nian Reg­is­ter) would like to in­vite any owner of Bri­tish cars to come and dis­play their cars.

Con­tact: Face­book

Nov WA 5 Novem­ber All Ford Day

The All Ford Day Show is be­ing held on the

5th Novem­ber 2017 at Bassendean Oval and en­try will be from the east via Old Perth Road only. The show is open to only Ford Mo­tor ve­hi­cles run­ning Ford me­chan­i­cals. En­trants drive in from Ger­ald­ton, Kal­go­or­lie, Albany, Bun­bury and other coun­try ar­eas just to put their cars on show for the West Aussie pub­lic to en­joy.


VIC 10-12 Novem­ber His­toric Sandown

Hun­dreds of clas­sic cars on dis­play and spe­cial on-track pa­rades of rac­ing cars. His­toric Sandown is sup­port­ing the Wesley Mis­sion and the meet­ing is pre­sented by the Vic­to­rian His­toric Rac­ing Reg­is­ter and is as­sisted by the MG Car Club of Vic­to­ria.

Con­tact: sandown

24-26 Novem­ber Gee­long Re­vival Mo­tor­ing Fes­ti­val

This ac­tion packed mo­tor­ing fes­ti­val, held on Gee­long’s pic­turesque wa­ter­front, is an event not to be missed! Watch over 400 clas­sic and ex­otic cars and mo­tor­cy­cles sprint down Ritchie Boule­vard at full throt­tle in the his­toric quar­ter-mile sprint. Con­tact:


NSW 10-12 Novem­ber Hard­top An­niver­sary

The Hard­top An­niver­sary 2017 will take place at the spir­i­tual home of the Fal­con Coupe in Bathurst N.S.W. It will be cel­e­brat­ing the 40th an­niver­sary of the leg­endary 1–2 at Mount Panorama in 1977. Con­tact: ford­ hard­topan­niver­sary

25-26 Novem­ber Shan­non’s South Coast Na­tion­als Car Bike and Truck Show

Shan­non’s South Coast Na­tional’s Car Bike & Truck Spec­tac­u­lar is be­ing held on Novem­ber 25 and 26 at the Moruya High School, a huge venue with heaps of level grassed and ce­ment ar­eas.

Con­tact: ford­ hard­topan­niver­sary

SA 10-11 Novem­ber Adelaide Auto Expo

The show cov­ers the Ex­treme Auto Expo, Adelaide Hot Rod Show, Traders Al­ley, a Dyno Comp, a Bikini Comp, the Zip­pel Cruise, Show N Shine and the Aussie Mus­cle Car Cruise on the Fri­day night. Con­tact: ade­laideau­to­

QLD 11-12 Novem­ber Noosa Hill Climb Sum­mer Chal­lenge

The Noosa Hill Climb Sum­mer Chal­lenge is held on Gyn­dier Drive Te­wantin and con­sists of a track with 14 cor­ners wind­ing through State For­est. This event caters for grass roots mo­tor sport and keeps spec­ta­tors en­ter­tained with thrills and spills of close com­pe­ti­tion. Con­tact: noosacar­

24-26 Novem­ber Rolling­stone Rocks

A week­end full of great mu­sic from lo­cal bands, food, drink and NQ’S hottest Pool party. Dress up in your best 50’s and 60’s gear to be in the chance to will a great prize. Show n shine and su­per park cruise on Satur­day.

Con­tact: 07 4770 7277

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