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OCTOBER

NSW

31 October Queen of Hearts Charity Car Show The Queen of Hearts Community Foundation needs the help of some car-folk with raising money to prevent Child Abuse.

Call Michelle: 0423 709 630

VIC

24-30 October Gippsland Vehicle Collection All-American At the end of October the Gippsland Vehicle Collection in the old Maffra Shed will finish its all-American vehicle display.

Admission is by gold coin donation to the grounds, with an $8 entry fee to the Motor Museum, under 15s are free. Food and drinks will be available, and display vehicles are welcome from 8am onwards every Sunday until October 31. Contact: (03) 5147 3223, secretary after hours: 0409 667 096. Visit: www. gippslandvehiclecollection. org.au/

WA

24-30 October Aussie muscle-car run Perth, Busselton, Albany, Collie, Beverley, New Norcia, Mandurah, Perth; In aid of leukaemia foundation. Takes entrants over 1885km of bitumen roads in a broad sweep of southern WA, mix with like-minded enthusiasts and enjoy the drive.

Not a competition event.

Contact: rsenesi@leukaemia. org.au Visit: www. aussiemusclecarrun.com 31 October Harvey Dickson’s 14th Annual Rodeo Cars, trucks, utes, bikes & caravans: a rain, hail or shine event, with prizes. Driver & passengers of participating vehicles admitted free. Bush camping. Rock Arena, 5km out of Boyup Brook on the Arthur River Rd. (E of Bunbury) Contact 08 9447 2566; rbarron@bigpond.net.au

NOVEMBER

VIC

1 November Ballarat Festival of Motoring Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E) hosts on Tuesday 3 November, 10am-4pm.

Drive your special vehicle and escape to Ballarat or just come to admire the vehicles on show.

Prizes awarded for specific categories. The festival is a family-friendly event with touring, sports and racing cars old and new to check out, plus historic motoring films showing in the museum theatre during the day.

The only pause will be for the Contact John Emery: johnkemery@bigpond.com or 0408 570 217. Visit: made.org/ whats-on/ballarat-festival-ofmotoring- 2015-at-m-a-d-e/ 6-8 November Bright’s 25th Rod Run 2015 is the 25th Bright event welcoming Street Rods, Classic & Custom vehicles – second weekend in November.

With the usual Show ‘n’ shine Sunday, pin-up comp hosted by Kat Creasy, swap meet run by Bright Vehicle Preservation Soc, live bands, fantastic Poker Run conducted by the Do Dahs, Bright will go off. The big ticket item is the street parade. There’ll even be a drive-in cinema and carnival. Visit www. brightsiconicrodrun.com.au for details. 27-29 November Geelong Revival Be apart of over 300 classic and exotic cars and bikes to race in National Sprints along Geelong’s fabulous Waterfront. Saturday is for late-model stuff, while Sunday is for the classic and vintage heroes of eras gone by.

The Geelong’s waterfront precinct will come alive for this action packed motoring festival not to be missed! Take pole position for the historical quarter-mile sprints, and over 600 classic and exotic cars and motorcycles on display or running of the Melbourne Cup!

sprinting down Ritchie Boulevard full fat! Contact: phone: 03 5273 4777 ext 415; email: info@ geelongrevival.com.au. Visit: http://www.geelongrevival. com.au/ sp at

NSW

1 November Buckets by the Beach Open to all ASRF vehicles, come check out the coolest customs, the wildest hot rods and some lovely street machines near the beach of Dee Why from 8am till 2pm at the James Meeham Reserve. Contact Rob: 0414 662 975, email: nbhotrods@hotmail. com. Visit: http://www. northernbeacheshotrods. com.au/ 29 November All Ford Family Day 2015 The Combined Ford Clubs of N.S.W. Inc. at Eastern Creek.

Ford only vehicles from buses to drag cars and everything in between. $20 per display vehicle.

No primered, damaged or rust buckets. Opens 9am – entry $5; children 12 and under free. A NO ALCOHOL family event. Kids activities including pony rides, face painting. The best original Fords and amazingly restored and modified examples. Group bookings contact: Ray 0408 251 149; general enquiries: Godfrey 0402 060 424, Andrew 0405 777 888 or Eddie 0407 702 676.

Email: cfcnsw@yahoo.com.au.

Visit www.allforddaynsw.com

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WA

1 November All Ford Day WA The largest single marque Car Show in W.A. has moved to a new home for 2015: Kingsway Football Oval with the Kingsway Sporting Complex in Madeley.

Sunday Nov 1, open to spectators between 10am-3.30pm. Entry: $20 family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children); adults $10; children $5.

Great value family day out with proceeds to charity. Visit www. afd.asn.au or our Facebook page www.facebook.com/allfordday ACT ACT 16-18 November National Capri & Classic Small Ford Muster 2015 Hosted by the ACT Small Ford Club, get entered before October 2nd and get set for a weekend celebrating everything about the Blue Ovals pint-sized legends.

Saturday and Sunday include a whole lotta cruising, and the Sunday’s Molonglo Beach show ‘n’ shine is open to the public.

Wake the pollies nice and early and tell them Unique Cars sent you. Contact Kathleen: 02 6258 9951 (after hours), mobile: 0411 417 640; email: capriandsmallfordmuster@ bigpond.com. Visit: www. actsmallfordowners.org

SA

27-28 November Adelaide Auto Expo 2015 Aussie Classic & Muscle Car Cruise is on the Friday night from 5pm. Zippel Cruise on Saturday night with over 400 USA-built cars and hot rods, Shannon’s Adelaide Hot Rod Show features cool custom 50s cars, rods and associated traders, Jubilee Pavilion show ‘n’ shine, Extreme Auto Expo showcases the best “Street Machines” and custom bikes from SA and interstate: the SA round of Meguiars Showcar Superstars. Adelaide Event & Exhibition Centre.

It’s only $25 for adults and kids under 13 are free! Contact Geoff: 0410 356 356. Visit: www. extremeautoexpo.com.au/

DECEMBER

VIC 5th December Akoonah Park Classic Car & Bike Show A monthly event hosted by the Akoonah Park Men’s Shed, come show off your classic cars and bikes while supporting the Prostate Cancer Foundation. Open between 8.30am-1.30pm, with a gold coin donation entry fee.

Held at Akoonah Park in Berwick.

Contact Nick for more info: 0417 500 198 or visit the Facebook page www.facebook. com/AkoonahParkMensShed 6th December Show Us Ya Wheels Car Show & Swap Meet At Numurkah Showgrounds – everything from a WWII Centurian tank to hot rods and customs, come and show us ya wheels!

Show ‘n’ shine trophies up for grabs, $10 per vehicle; outdoor swap sites $10, covered swap sites $25. Entry: adult $5, children $2; free kids amusements including a bouncy castle and face painting.

Opens between 7am-3pm General inquries: Wayne 0408 717 298 or visit www. showusyawheels.com.au 16th December Classic & Rod Club of Victoria Cruize Nite 2015 Monthly Cruize Nite held by the Classic & Rod Club. All and any Classic Chrome Bumper Cars/ American Muscle cars welcome!

Family event with food and drink available. Entry $5 per car, $2 public entry, free for under 16s. Starts 5pm at Cranbourne Soccer Club. Display cars enter at Cemetery Road, while public enter at O’Tools road Phone enquiries : Sam 0407 020 200, or visit classicandrodclub. com.au

NSW

4th-6th December Sydney Auto Show 2015 Presented by Raceline Events, elite indoor and street outdoor show, quality vehicles only, with 20 awards available; $70 car entry fee (includes two weekend passes).

Held at Olympic Park,Sydney.

Contact Ian: 0417 620 792, or visit the website www.raceline. com 4th-6th December Shannons Murwillumbah Motorfest & Swap Run by Cooly Rocks On, this pre-‘85 vehicles and caravans.

Show ‘n’ Shine/swap meet is athree-day festival held at the the Murwillumbah Showgrounds.

Live bands, street cruises and food/drink available. Contact michaela@coolyrockson.com or phone: 07 5599 2081

SA

6th December Uraidla Hot Rods & Classics Picnic THE premier cool car event in SA; aimed at owners and enthusiasts alike of hot rods, customs, pre-1967 classics and any American cars.

Morning cruise leaves Morphettville Junction at 9am, arriving at Uraidla at 10am.

Even Father Christmas is coming!

Contact Kevin for further info at 0418 845 254, or email picnic2012@optusnet.com.au

TAS

6th December Shannons Classic Car Charity Run Do you have a classic car/bike and want to support charity this christmas? If yes, bring it to the Charity run in Campbell Town. Entry fee is food hamper/ non-perishable food to be donated to the Salvation Army. Spot prizes; food and drinks available.

Starts at 10am, check www. shannons.com.au for more info.