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SA 4 February SUPER CHEV SUNDAY Glenelg, SA

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NSW 3 December Terribly British Day 2017 celebrates the 42nd anniversary of Terribly British Day, making it one of the longest running annual motoring events in the ACT region. Terribly British Day is co-organised by the Triumph Car Club and Southern Tablelands Heritage Automotive Restorers Club (STHARC) and the British marque clubs of Canberra and the region.

TBD is supported by NRMA Veteran, Vintage and Classic Insurance and Shannons Insurance.

Contact: actmotorclubs.

SA 7-10 December Adelaide Motorsport Festival The Adelaide Motorsport Festival is designed to attract local, interstate and international competition cars and motorcycles. Both competitors and spectators y t g nts bly anised are encouraged to dress up in period-costume on the Sunday. This will not only help portray an accurate re-creation of motorsport of the past, you might even win a prize for best dressed on the day.

Contact: adelaidemotor sportfestival.com.au VIC 7-10 December Show Us Ya Wheels The Show Us Ya Wheels Car Show and Swap Meet is on at Numurkah. Since 2001, Show Us Ya Wheels has been a great family fun day, regularly attracting over 6000 visitors, and has become a permanent and well loved fixture on the Victorian car show circuit.

Contact: showusyawheels. com.au 17 December 40th Melbourne Motorcycle and Classic Car toy run Continuing the legacy of the Melbourne Toy run from its humble inception in 1978 the Victorian Motorcycle Council will again be partnering with Classic and Hot Rod car clubs. The event promises to be a huge family friendly spectacle for all motoring enthusiasts and will feature car and bike displays, show and shine competitions, a large variety of trade stalls and of course food and entertainment.

Contact: toyrun.org.au TAS 16 December Forcett Swap Meet Forcett Hotrods Inc. presents their Swap Meet on Saturday 16th December 2017 at the Forcett Hall.

Swap meet kicks off at 8am and stalls are $10 per site.

Swap meet, trade displays, stalls, barbecue and drinks available on site. Please come along and support us.

Contact: 0409 976 457 WA 3 December Day of the Volkswagen toyrun org

The Shannons Day of the Volkswagen is open to both members and the public to show their VW’s or to come along and have a look. It is not restricted to VW branded vehicles, as all vehicles belonging to the VW family (Karmann Ghia, Audi, and Skoda to name a few) are welcome!

Its also not about show and fully restored quality, we want you to bring your ride along no matter what the condition.

Contact: vwclubwa.com 3 December Celebration of the Motorcar Celebration of the Motor car will be returning to the picturesque grounds of the Cottesloe Civic Centre on Sunday, December 3. This is an exceptional day at a wonderful venue offering a great atmosphere and very impressive cars.

Contact: celebration.org.au 8 December Skidfest Skidfest #5 is happening in 2017, being held on Friday night the 8th December. Our last Skidfest event was a resounding success with all sorts of rigs hitting the pad, and even 2 cars kicking off the expression session in a dual skid.

Contact: Facebook

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4-7 January SUMMERNATS Canberra, ACT

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4-7 January Summernats The Street Machine Summernats Car Festival, is Australia’s biggest horsepower party. Four days of high octane action including Australia’s top street machine judging competition, the world’s biggest and best burnout battle, two nights of concerts, horsepower heroics, and more. It’s set against a backdrop of burnt rubber, rock and roll, and one of Australia’s biggest motor retail trade shows, as we search for the Street Machine Summernats Grand Champion.

Contact: summernats.com.au

VIC 5-7 January Kustom Nationals The Kustom Nationals is the Holy Grail of the kustom car movement in Australia, when once a year the stage is set for all lovers of modified vehicles to come together to witness the latest offerings of the kustom car kulture, from mildly kustomized cruisers to krazy kustoms!

Contact:.autofest.com.au 12-14 January Port Fairy Rod Run Friday 12th early rego from 7pm, bench session, sausage sizzle, happy hour 7–8pm, BYO after 8pm at the Basketball Stadium. Saturday 13th Lucky Ticket Cruise around Port Fairy, lunch and presentation of Lucky Ticket prizes. Evening cruise night along designated route. Band on the Fiddler’s Green with stage for dancing.

Contact: southwest streetrodders.com/events/ port-fairy-rod-run 21 January 3rd Annual Northern Car and Bike Show n Shine The 3rd Northern Car and Bike Show n Shine is at Cole Reserve on Cumberland Road in Pascoe Vale. Open to all veteran, vintage, classic, modern cars and motorcycles. Contact: southweststreet rodders.com/events/portfairy- rod-run 21 January Centre State Swap Meet The 3rd Annual Northern Car and Bike Show n Shine is being held on the 21st January 2018 at Cole Reserve on Cumberland Road in Pascoe Vale. Open to all veteran, vintage, classic, modern cars and motorcycles. Entrants gates open 8am with $15 entry for cars, $10 for bikes.

Judging kicks off at 10:30am with presentations around 2:30pm. Over 50 trophies on offer. Public entry from 10am, gold coin donation. 26-28 January Victorian Hot Rod and Cool Rides Show The Victorian Hot Rod & Cool Rides Show showcases hundreds of hot rods, custom vehicles, street machine and motorcycles from around Australia. The show is the largest and most celebrated hot rod show in Australia running over three days. It is a fun filled family event that has something for everyone with over 300 vehicles, 40+ trade stands, cafes and kids entertainment.

Contact: hotrod.com.au

NSW 14 January 28th North Coast Street Machines Show n Shine More than 200 vehicles - from muscle cars to classic Holdens and Cadillacs to hot rods and street machines will be on display. Full catering onsite. There’s lots more to it than beautiful cars - the event also includes trade displays and entertainment, wheel changing competition and tappet cover racing.

Contact:northcoaststreetma chines.com.au/ SA 19-21 January Mount Gambier Autofest The Mt Gambier Autofest and 40th Show N Shine returns to the Showgrounds with entries now open. It kicks off Friday evening from 5.30pm to 9.30pm and both Saturday and Sunday from 9am each morning.

Contact:.autofest.com.au WA 26 January Motorvation Motorvation 32 brings back everything you love about the car show with go. Drive your car, your way. Cruising with the family or spirited tyre spinning with a mate.

The Elite Pavilion returns

with vehicle and driver $15.

Public admission $5. Day also includes trade stands, catering on site and the Miss All American pinup pageant.

Contact: Facebook

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minded enthusiasts. 27 January Wheels, Wine and Dine Wheels, Wine & Dine will be held at Georges Bay Esplande in St Helens and will be on Saturday 27th January 2018 (from 10am) as part of the ‘St Helens Regatta Rocks On!’

Contact: Facebook QLD 28 January All American Car Show and Swap Meet The All American Car Show and Swap Meet is being held on Sunday 28th January 2018 at the Rocklea Showground. Swap meet kicks off at 6am, sites $10, show n shine starts at 8am WA 10 February OZ NATS PERTH WA and there will be two nights of camping - don’t forget it’s the Australia Day long weekend so what better place to spend three awesome days? Online entries will open soon.

Contact: Facebook TAS 14 January Van Diemens USA and Aussie Muscle Car Show The Van Diemens USA and Aussie Muscle Car Show is going down on Sunday 14th January 2018 at York Park. This is an all makes car show so drag your American iron and Aussie muscle out of the shed, bikes are cool too, spruce them up and come along and enjoy a day shooting the breeze with like SA 3-4 February Autofest Mt Gambier The Annual Mount Gambier Autofest & 40th Show N Shine makes a welcome return to the Showgrounds.

Autofest is open to everything automotive from cars, trucks, bikes in fact anything that has wheels is welcome to join in on all the fun and with the theme of a family friendly festival.

Contact: autofest.com.au 4 February Super Chev Sunday The Chevrolet Performance Association of SA proudly presents Super Chevy Sunday #25 on Sunday 4th February 2018 at Wigley Reserve in Glenelg.

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Super Chevy Sunday. The show kicks off at 10am with free admission and entrants can start cruising in from 8am.

Chevrolet merchandise, kids entertainment, catering on site, trade stands, trophies on offer.

Contact: 0402 855 129 11 February Corvettes Rock The Bay The Corvette Club of South Australia, is proud to host Corvettes Rock the Bay 2018 to be held at Wigley Reserve, Anzac Hwy, Glenelg.

Contact: corvetteclubof southaustralia.com.au 18 February Rotary Club of Murray Bridge Swap Meet Sunday 18th Feb.2018 Murray Bridge Showgrounds $5 Entry per person Buyers and Sellers. Children free Gates open 6am Contact: 0428132889 WA 10 February Oz Nats Perth The Australian Performance Nationals (OZ NATS) is coming your way Perth!

We will be coming to the famous Barbagallo Raceway on the 10th February 2018.

Burnouts, street drags, super skids, show n shine, go to whoa, track cruising and drift demos. Action from 8am to 10pm.

Contact: Facebook 23-25 February Gazza Nats Two days of full on fun and extreme horsepower featuring burnout pad, super skids, dyno, go to whoa, show n shine, cruise the track and trade stands.

Contact: Facebook TAS 3 February Challengers Hot Rod Show and Swap Meet The Challengers Hot Rod Show and Swap Meet is being held on Saturday 3rd February 2018 at the Heybridge Football Ground in River Road. Open to all customs, chrome bumpers, street machines and motorcycles. If it has an engine and you think its different, wicked, stock, original to just crazy - we want to see it.

Contact: 0417 594 307 18 February Deloraine Car Show The Deloraine Street Car Show is presented by the Van Diemens Street Rod Club and is being held on Sunday 18th February 2018 in Deloraine. Come down to the main street of Deloraine and enjoy hundreds of pre 1988 classic and custom cars, dance along to the 4 live bands and DJ throughout the day. Make the most of our fabulous local shops, hotels and eateries.

Contact: Facebook 25 February Wings and Things The Rotary Club of George Town will be holding its annual Wings and Things Family Fun Day on 25th February 2018. Displays of veteran and vintage

cars, street cars, hot rods, veteran and vintage, motorbikes, aircraft with flights available. Kombis are the feature car.

Contact: 0459 039 090 NSW 17 February Gerringong Motor Fest / Car Show The Lions Club of Gerringong will be holding its annual Motor Fest / Car Show on Saturday 17th February 2018 on Michael Cronin Oval Blackwood Street Gerringong 25 February Contact: 0401 777 130 25 February 4th Macarthur Gardens Retirement Village Annual Classic Car Show The 4th Macarthur Gardens Retirement Village Annual Classic Car Show is being held on Sunday 25th February 2018 at the village in Campbelltown directly behind Macarthur Square.

Contact: 4625 0310 VIC 4 February Latrobe Valley Street Machine Show The Latrobe Valley Street Machiners present the Latrobe Valley Street Machine Show 2018 on Sunday 4th February at the Traralgon Showgrounds.

Contact: Facebook 7 February Show us your car The North Eastern Car Club’s 6th. annual “SHOW US YOUR CAR” night will be held at their clubrooms in Nolans Lane, Tarrawingee, 11km east of Wangaratta on the Great Alpine Road between 6pm and 8. Owners of muscle cars, rally cars, vintage and veteran cars, street rods, classic cars, trucks and motorcycles of all descriptions are invited to display their vehicles in front of an expected large crowd. Contact: jeff@rallysportmag.com.au 11 February Torquay Rotary Motor Show You are invited to join in the carnival atmosphere of this popular event held at the spectacular beach side setting of the Torquay foreshore. This is a “Show for the whole family” with, the Beach for the kids, the Shops for the Ladies and the Cars for the Boys!

Contact: torquaymotorshow.com.au 18 February All American Car Display Over the past 24 years, The All American Car Display & Man Cave Alley has become established as one of the best All American Car Displays on the Car Show calendar. With up to 500 hot rods, custom cars, classic, vintage and veteran American cars and trucks on display – there is something to see for everyone.

Contact: emeraldrotary. org.au/all-american/ 25 February 4th Macarthur Gardens Classic Car Show The 4th Macarthur Gardens Retirement Village Annual Classic Car Show is being held on Sunday 25th February 2018 at the village in Campbelltown directly behind Macarthur Square.

QLD 3-4 February TOOWOOMBA SWAP MEET Toowoomba Showgrounds.

Over 1750 sites selling everything motoring related eg parts,accessories, motor memorabilia, literature, tools and clothing. .

Contact: toowoombaswap.com 4 February Brisbane Car Show QLD Cruising’s Brisbane Car Show is being held on Sunday February 4th 2018 at the Rocklea VIC 26-27 May HISTORIC WINTON VIC

Showgrounds. Open to all automotive motoring enthusiasts, all makes and models welcomed, new or old, custom or stock - hot rod, vintage, customs, muscle, classic, JDM, Euro, American or Aussie.

Contact: Facebook 9-11 February Moonshine Run Pete’s Hot Rod Shop Annual Moonshine Run is being held from the 9th till the 11th February 2018 at his shop in Cottonvale. Special guest Jo Coddington. Friday night meet and greet, bon fire and roast. Saturday breakfast and driving events at Pete’s, lunch time cruise, Saturday night fashion show, cooked dinner and live band. Sunday swap meet, show n shine at Applethorpe School.

Contact: 4685 2832 MAR NSW 10-11 March Bathurst Autofest The venue for the Bathurst Autofest is Mount Panorama, the Australian home of Motorsport and it offers an ideal central location with its unique, ready-made paved areas suited to driving events and indoor/outdoor display areas.

This is your chance to be part of an event that includes side by side action in events such as Go To Whoa, Autorkana, Show N Shine, Dyno Challenge, Cruise Track and the fiercely competitive Burnout Title.

Contact: autofest.com.au VIC 10-11 March Motorfest The Rotary Club of Drouin Motorfest is being held on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th March 2018 at Lardner Park. Two days of high horsepower action including burn outs, Go to Whoa and Stampede.

Contact: motorfest.com.au 11 March Chryslers by the bay Run by Bay City Chryslers.

Geelong Grammar School, Foreshore Rd, Corio. Chrysler car show and swap meet.

Contact: Terry 03 5250 3132 QLD 20 March Gold Coast Super Swap Meet Formerly the Carrara Super Swap, now in its 4th BIG YEAR at the beautiful COUNTRY PARADISE PARKLANDS, Nerang Beaudesert Rd, Just 2km west of Nerang.

Contact: aussieacer@hotmail.com 25 March Morwell swap meet Toners Lane Morwell. Hosted by the Latrobe Valley Branch of Gippsland Historical Automoblie Club. Cars, motorcycles, tools and much more. Fully catered..

Contact: Bill 0407 839 039 APR VIC 14 April Echuca swap meet Run by Echuca & District Historic Vehicle Club. Show & shine plus swap meet.

Contact: echucaswap@outlook.com 22 April Maffra Motor Museum Swap Meet Focusing on car and motorbike parts, collectibles, garage paraphernalia, mancave items and much more. Contact: gippslandvehicle collection.org.au 27-30 April National Rove Annual Rover shindig is in Shepparton this year. Lots of events involved, including a tour of the Shep Motor Museum.

Contact: roverownersclub.com.au MAY VIC 26 - 27 May 42nd Historic Winton Historic Winton – Australia’s longest running, all-historic motor race meeting presents two big days of non-stop racing on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 May. Once again, the event will feature over 400 historic racing cars and motorbikes from the 1920s to the 1980s plus a huge heritage display of veteran and vintage vehicles.

Contact: historicwinton.org QLD 20 March GOLD COAST SUPER SWAP MEET Nerang QLD