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VIC

19 April

Make them Shine

Melbourne

Convention & exhibition centre, South Wharf

MAR

NSW

11-17 March

Military Vehicle Gathering

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

Contact: corowaswim-in.org

17 March

Can Cruise

Cudgegong Cruisers conjunction with volunteers from Can Assist – Mudgee & Districts Branch will holding the annual Can Cruise, a major fundraiser. Open to any type of – muscle cars, hot rods, customs, vintage, veteran, bikes, anything that is registered. Starts at Mudgee Showgrounds.

Contact: Facebook

17 March

Cambden Car Show

The Camden Car Show is being hosted by the ‘55 ’56 ’57 Chevrolet Club and at the Camden Showgrounds. customs, rods, bikes and street machines. Live music, food stall and family fun day. Supporting RSAC.

Contact: John 0418 238 919

24 March

Southern Cross Street Cruisers Show & Swap

Big show for cars and motorcycles at the Orange Showground. Pretty much any interesting vehicle is covered.

Contact: rockleigh1066@bigpond.com

SA

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

10 March

DLRA Speed Week

Annual get-together for the optimists of this world. Held at Lake Gairdner. Spectators welcome, but you need to be self-sufficient.

Contact: DLRA.org.au

VIC

3 March

Italian Auto Icons display

Classic and modern Italian cars and motorcycles - a very popular annual event in the heart of the famous restaurant district. 10.00am3.00pm, Lygon St, Carlton. Between Faraday & Elgin Streets. Free entry This year’s feature: combined tribute to Maseratis, (in particular the Maserati 250F) Reg Hunt’s success with his Maserati 250 F and the 1956 Australian Grand Prix,

Contact: italianautoicons.com

3 March

Isabella & Marcus Show

Held at Bicentennial Park, Chelsea (Melb), this is a massive annual show. In aid of a childrens brain cancer cause.

Contact: isabellandmarcusfoundation.org

9-10 March

Minis on the Murray Muster

This year’s event includes runs, meetings and more, with a show on the Sunday.

Contact: minisonthemurraycarclub.com.au

15-17 March

Chryslers on the Murray

All Chryslers welcome to the largest Chrysler car show in Australia. The 2019 event will be a weekend full of entertainment and activities, seminars, scenic drives, photo shoots, raffles, ‘show and shine’ and more.

Contact: Facebook

24 March

Mercedes-Benz Concours

Located at the deaf children facility, 527 St Kilda Rd Melbourne. Gold coin donations to the cause.A good way to see some stunning Benzes.

Contact: concours@mbcv.org.au

31 March

Autobella

Italian car show will be held in the beautiful gardens of the Victorian Deaf Institute 597 St Kilda Rd Melbourne (enter via High St). Italian food and coffee, children’s play ground. All Italian cars welcome. Run by the Fiat car club.

Contact: Peter 0414 867 280

TAS

10 March

All Japanese Car & Bike Show

Probably the best example of minimalism in show organisation we’ve ever seen. It happens on the lawns of Parliament House in Hobart. The organisers assure us entry is free and there are no forms to fill out.

Contact: Rod 0408 831 309

VIC

3 March

Italian Auto Icons

Carlton, Melbourne

WA

4 March

Gozzy Classic Car Show

Calling all classic car owners... classic, vintage, exotic and prestige car owners its time to stake your claim on the car scene in Perth. Returning to the Gosnells Hotel in 2019 is The Gozzy Classic Car Show & Shine on Monday 4 March on the Labour Day long weekend. Cash priozes for some categories.

Contact: Facebook

APR

NSW

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.

Contact: capricarclub@yahoo.com.au

VIC

13 April

Echuca Swap Meet

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

Contact: echucaswap@outlook.com

19 April

Make them Shine

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf. A classic car display hosted by the Thunderbird Owners Club of Australia For the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal The Kids Day Out is open to the public 10am-5pm with free admission. Donations welcome in support of the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact: Facebook

SA

14 April

Rowley Speedway Reunion

Gilman Speedway on Wilkins Rd, Gilman. Relive the glory days with live and static shows covering pretty much every class imaginable, including cars and bikes. Run by the South Australian Vintage Speedcar Assn.

Contact: SAVSA.com.au

MAY

SA

19 May

Copper Coast Cavalcade

Largest regional rally in SA for cars up to and Including 1985. Following breakfast assembly, the cavalcade tours Wallaroo, Moonta and Kadina, watched by thousands along the roads and finishes at the Kadina Oval. Over 500 cars attend this major event of the Copper Coast Cornish Festival.

Contact: kernewek.org

VIC

11 May

Bay City Swap

At the Geelong Showgrounds, Breakwater Rd. Camping on site.

Contact: 0417 546 089

NSW

2 June

Rolling 30

Cars & coffee on steroids Sydney Motorsport Park

QLD

4-5 May

Gold Coast Autorama

Big annual get-together at venues TBA. Run by the Gold Coast Anrique Auto Club.

Contact: sectretary.gcaac@gmail.com

19 May

National Motoring Heritage Day

Cameron Park, Ipswich. Run by the Qld Historic Motoring Council – a massive event for pretty much any historic vehicle. Clubs are very welcome.

Contact: qhmc.org.au

JUN

NSW

2 June

Rolling 30

Take your favourite historic toy for a cruise at Sydney Motorsport Park (Eastern Creek) and join the Unique Cars mag crew for a big day out. Cars and coffee on steriods is the theme, so come and join us. More details to come, but pencil it into the diary!

Contact: uniquecars@bauertrader.com.au

9 June

Henry Lawson Festival

Beautiful downtown Grenfell is running its 17th Henry Lawson Festival on this weekend and the local car club runs a show as part of the festivities. That does beg the question of what sort of car would Henry have driven? Look for it on the main street.

Contact: Bill Wheatley (02) 6343 2207

SEP

QLD

14 Sep

Gympie Historic Swap & Show

Swap meet at the Gympie Showgrounds, with the show to be run by the Cooloola Classic Car Club.

Contact: gympiehistoricautoclub.com. au

1 Sep

Chrysler Expo

The Chrysler Owners Club of Qld (together with Rootes Group, Simca, AMC & Jeep Clubs vehicles) invite you to the 2019 Chrysler Expo Show & Shine & Swap Meet at the Rocklea Showgrounds. This year will also feature presentations of stationary steam engines, historic motorcycles, vintage speed cars, historic ambulances, vintage caravans, Penny Farthing & other historic bicycles and a model train display.

Contact: doug@realres.com.au

OCT

TAS

25-28 April

Simca AGM & Show

This year’s annual get-together is in Launceston and includes Aronde, Vedette, Matra etc.

Contact: doug@realres.com.au