CALDER CONVOY TO MILDURA CLASSIC TRUCK RUN May 19 & 20, 2018. Mildura, Vic.
Run by the Tractor Restoration & Appreciation Club of Sunraysia (TRACS). Convoy starts at Calder Park BP on May 19 at 9am, bound for Mildura, travelling the old Calder Hwy. Overnight at Charlton Showground (dinner, breakfast and camping available). Sunday BBQ at TRACS ground at Red Cliffs near Mildura. Vehicles driven or towed to be 25 years or older. Entry fee $30. For further info contact Robert Mansell on 0408 291 560 or Moose Johnson on 0400 359 579.
HERITAGE TRUCK ASSOCIATION ANNUAL SHOW May 19-20, 2018. Rocklea Showgrounds, QLD
A weekend of fun and activities at the Rocklea Showgrounds, located corner of Marshall Road and Goburra Street. You can expect a huge array of vintage and heritage trucks, stationary engines, vintage cars, heritage buses, vintage tractors and more. Entry is $10 for adults and children under 14 are free. For further info contact Phyllis Davies on 0417 002 386 or see the website at www.heritagetruckassociation.com.au/2018-annual-show
PUTTY ROAD TRUCK DRIVERS MEMORIAL SERVICE May 19, 2018. Milbrodale, NSW
At Garry Miller Memorial Park, Putty Rd. Service commences 1pm. A very moving service with a plaque and wreath laying ceremony accompanied by a piper, selected guest speakers, entertainment, raffles, truck display, Putty Rd merchandise and refreshments. Reunion dinner and auction at Singleton Golf Club, Boundary Rd, Singleton, 6.30pm. Tickets must be purchased beforehand. For plaque applications and dinner bookings phone Paul on 0408 472 250, Shane on 0419 287 159 or Marie 0414 631 206.
SYDNEY CLASSIC & ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW 2018 May 27, 2018. Penrith, NSW
Held at the Museum of Fire (home of the Penrith Working Truck Show) from 8am to 3pm. Classic trucks, buses, fire engines and vehicles of yesteryear from across the country. Includes live demonstrations, plus vintage police cars. On-stage non-stop entertainment, and unlimited free rides for the kids. Admission $20 per adult (includes up to three children under 16 free), concession $15. For more info, visit www.museumoffire.com.au or contact the Museum of Fire on 02 4731 3000.
GRAFTON TRUCK SHOW June 9, 2018. Grafton, NSW
Parade through Prince Street at 10am before show and judging at the Clarence River Jockey Club, starting at 11.30am. Truck of the Show wins $1000 cash. Entries $30 per truck. Live music, bar, food, market stalls, kids activities. For further info email graftontruck[email protected] or see the Facebook page at www.facebook.com/GraftonTruckShow
ALEXANDRA TRUCK UTE & ROD SHOW June 10, 2018. Alexandra, Victoria
Celebrating 22 years. Sunday Show ’n Shine on Alexandra’s main street, live music, Victorian woodchop tournament, exhibitions and trade displays and quilt show. Be early for Saturday June 10 truck driver’s memorial service at 2pm and sponsors dinner at 6pm. For truck show details email [email protected]dratruckshow.com.au, or for further info phone Gordon Simpson on 0409 577 212, Andrew Embling 0418 266 038 or see the website at www.alexandratruckshow.com.au
WAUCHOPE YESTERYEAR TRUCK & MACHINERY SHOW July 14 & 15, 2018. Wauchope Showground, NSW
Featuring historic and late model working trucks, vintage cars and tractors, machinery, motorcycles and stationary engines. Plus market stalls, swap meet and family entertainment. Free entry and camping for exhibitors. Saturday night fully catered meal and unreserved auction with proceeds to charity. For info on the truck exhibition, phone Kirby Maxwell on 0407 594 149 or see the Wauchope Yesteryear Truck and Machinery Show Club’s Facebook page. To have an event listed, phone (07) 3101 6602 or e-mail odon[email protected]trader.com.au