13 January

North Coast Street Machines chines This is the 29th show. Ballina Ballina Rugby League Grounds ds in in Bentinck Street. More than 200 vehicles es - -from muscle cars to classics and hot rods.


20 January

All American Day

The Mustang Owners Club of Australia NSW Inc hosts the Annual All American Day at MacArthur Sq, Campbelltown. Supports the Childrens Hospital Westmead. Entry exclusively for American built vehicles. Contact:


20 January

All Holden Day

A non-trophy event presented by the FB-EK Holden Car Club at Wigley Reserve, Glenelg

Contact: Richard 0432 505 997


19 January

Rosewood Show n Shine A charity event in sunny Rosewood, 2.00-7.00pm, offering a bundle of trophies.

Contact: Barbara 0412 140 239

26 January

Australia Day Show n Shine Lots of activities at the Glasshouse Mountains Sports Club.

Contact: Facebook


6 January

Drysdale Autopro Show

Come along and check out the classic cars, hot rods, muscle cars and bikes and be entertained by live music and plenty of fun activities for the kids. At the Drysdale reserve.

Contact: Facebook

20 January

Eastlink Great Australian Rally

The EastLink Great Australian Rally is run by the All British Classics Car Club Vic Inc., which is inviting car clubs as well as private individuals to participate in the event with vehicles 25 years or older.


All January

Jitterbug to Boogie-Woogie

The Gippsland Vehicle Collection in Maffra has a fresh show on at the moment, which changes over in March. Look for a host of asutomotive highlights from the 1930s, 40s and 50s.

Contact: gippslandvehiclecollection.


3-6 January


Summernats delivers four days of high octane extreme auto action including Australia’s top street machine judging competition, the world’s biggest and best burnout battle, two nights of massive concerts, horsepower heroics, and more. It’s all 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.



26 January

WHEELS WINE & DINE The East Coast Car Club presents Wheels, Wine and Dine on the 26th January 2019 at Georges Bay Esplanade, St Helens. Cars, boats and bikes on show by the bay.

Contact: Facebook

26 January

Kombi Converge

Swansea Recreation Ground. Food, local wines, market stalls and entertainment. RSVP for camping.

Contact: Facebook


12 January

Hot Summer Nights Hot Summer Nights 6 is hosted by Cranksters and is being held on the at the Claremont Showgrounds. 5.00-9.00pm.

Contact: Facebook

Motorvation 33

Motorvation 33 returns with Friday Night Bump In, movies and camping and a full on everything goes one day show on Saturday 19 January at the Perth Motorplex in Kwinana Beach.

January 18 is for entrants only and features a Bump In, drag race and movie night. January 19 is a full on event day. Drive your car, your way. Cruising with the family or spirited tyre spinning with a mate.



1-3 Feb

Riverina Rumble

Wagga Wagga Beach Caravan Park. This is a super casual weekend to wind the clock back to when life seemed simple, everything was a breeze, it was all about a having kool time, some kool kroozing. So why not kick back for a yack, enjoying a coffee or a frothie and most of all spend a weekend spent with like minded old skoolers across a range of generations but all sharing a common theme and interest of everything oldskool. Yep kool old vehicles, your pride and joy, be it hot rods, rat rods, bikes, longroofs, and caravans.

Contact: Facebook

03 Feb

Bathurst Swap Meet

Organisers of this one at the Bathurst showgrounds point out it is a pukka swwap meet, with vehicles, parts and tools. Run by the Bathurst Historic Car Club.


16 Feb

Gerringong Car Show

Hosted by the local Lions Club, it happens at an oval just 200m from the centre of town and the lcals reckon there are some pretty nice drives to get there. All welcome.

Contact: Keith 0401 777 130

24 Feb

Jesmond Old School Show

Heaton Park, Mordue Pde, Jesmond. All pre 2000 cars welcomed, plus this year bikes are invited as well.

Contact: Facebook


2 Feb

Kaniva Car & Bike Show This is the 17th annual event, at the Kaniva Recreation Reserve. This year features 2-door cars and trikes. There’s plenty of room if you want to show off your latest or part-completed project. Contact: Facebook

3 Feb

Swanpool Motor Festival

This show n shine is an annual event and makes some interesting promises: Being a country town we will be offering a glass of wine or beer from local wineries and breweries to sip whilst patrons mingle amongst the cars displayed on the oval. Our Motor Festival will also include displays of racing cars, including transporters, tractors, trucks, buses, bikes and anything else that has an engine.


15-17 Feb

Adventure Travel Film Festival This international event seems to have picked up a lot of traction over recent years and the Australian version is held in Bright. Well worth considering if you’re looking for a different weekend away - and, yes, there are car-themed flicks.

Contact: adventuretravelfilmfestival. com

17 Feb

All Ford Day

The Geelong All Ford Day is huge and this year will be at Sutcliffe Reserve in Corio. You’re advised to register well in advance if you plan to display.


17 Feb

All American Display

Incorporating a ‘man cave alley’, this one has been running in Gembrook for 25 years. Always a big show.


17 Feb

Daylesford Motorfest Promises to be huge, with over 1000 vehicles of all makes, shapes and sizes.


SA 17 Feb

Murray Bridge Swap Meet Run by the Rotary Club. Murray Bridge Showgrounds

Contact: John 0428 132 889

TAS 3 Feb

Wheels in the Park Geeveston’s sixth annual Huon Aquaculture Wheels in the Park car and bike show is becoming a leading car event in Tasmania. It draws entrants from around the state.



11-17 March

Military Vehicle Gathering Part of a larger ‘swim-in’ event, this gathering in Corowa lays claim to be the biggest ex-military vehicle get-together in the country. Locations are the Ball Park Caravan Park plus the local showgrounds. Includes a swap meet.



10 March Swap Meet Formerly the Campbelltown swap meet, and hosted by the SA Rod and Custom Club at Kilburn Oval.

Contact: Scott 0412 555 723


VIC 13 April

Echuca Swap Meet

In Rotary Park, Rose St, with 200 sites. Cars, parts etc. Contact:


25-28 April Capriciation Celebrating 50 years of Ford Capri and organised by the Capri Car Club. Lots of activities including cruises plus a show n shine.



NSW 11 May Bay City Swap At the Geelong Showgrounds, Breakwater Rd. Camping on site. Contact: 0417 546 089