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NSW 19 May Sakura Picnic Bundoora, Vic

APR

NSW

25-28 April

Capriciation

Celebrating 50 years Capri and organised Capri Car Club at Lavington in southern NSW. Lots activities including cruises plus a show n shine.

Contact: capricarclub@yahoo.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

NSW

5 May

Central Coast Auto Feast

Gosford Showgrounds. Trophies, giveaways with all proceeds to Kara Women’s and Children’s Refuge so come along and be part of the show. Gates open at 6.30am, all entries must be in by 8.30am, trophies presented at 2.30pm. $10 per car includes show entry.

Contact: Dave 0434 257 717

18 May

Wheels of Womboin

A show and shine for all things automotive. Located at the Wamboin Community Hall Bingley Way Wamboin from 9.00 am till 1.00 pm. BBQ and coffee available on the day. Last year over 175 automotive dreams made the day.

Contact: president@ wamboincommunity.asn.au

25-26 May

Volkswagen Nationals

A full weekend of Volkswagen fun and events. Saturday is the Supersprint at Sydney Motorsport Park, Eastern Creek. Sunday is Show Day at Fairfield City Showground’s, Smithfield Road, Prairiewood. Fun events for all the family, 50 car show categories, enter on the day 8.00am to 4.00pm

Contact: david@clubvw.org.au

VIC

5 May

Bumpers by the Bay

At Seaworks, Williamstown. Once again the “Bumpers By The Bay” car show n shine event will be jam packed with classic cars of all makes and models pre 1985.

Contact: Facebook

11 May

Bay City Swap

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

Contact: 0417 546 089

11-12 May

Motorex

Sponsored by Meguiar’s at the Melbourne SHowgrounds. Huge modified and custom show.

Contact: motorex.com.au

17-19 May

Historic Winton

Huge annual classic meet that always brings out a host of interesting gear.

Contact: historicwinton.org

19 May

Sakura Picnic

All-Japanese car & bike show in Bundoora Park (Melb), Starts at 10am.

Contact: Facebook

QLD

4-5 May

Gold Coast Autorama

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

Contact: gcaac.com.au

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

26 May

Mac’s Bridge

Macleans Bridge annual festival is a big show covering all makes of classic at the Belmont rifle range, run by the Triumph Sports Owners Association.Well worth a look.

Contact: macleansbridge.com

26 May

Classics by the Coast

All Classic Motor Club CQ is holding “Classics By The Coast” at Bell Park, Emu Park, Queensland on Sunday 26th May 2019. Nominations accepted on the day - $10. Cars must be parked on display by 9.00am. Food and drinks available on the grounds. Fashions By The Coast is once again being held so dress up and enter on the day. Public admission from 9.30am – Gold Coin Donation.

Contact: info@allclassicmotorclubcq.com

JUN

WA

1 June

Albany Classic

Celebrating the first “around the houses” style racing in Australia, held in Albany in 1936, the modern day re-enactment includes vintage and classic cars competing in the streets of the Albany CBD. Included on the day is a festival featuring bands, entertainment for the whole family, games, car displays, arts and crafts stalls, a Great Southern Wine, Beer and Spirits area and food vans. Supporting this main event is the Mt Clarence Hill Climb held on the Saturday, itself an historic event.

Contact: albanyclassic.com

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: rolling30.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

9 June

Border Swap Meet

On the last day of Cooly Rocks. 30th Annual Border Swap Meet - Recreation St Park, Florence St Tweed Heads.

Contact: Gary 0404 423 317

JUL

QLD

21 Jul

Gold Coast Swap

This one covers cars from vintage to classic, plus memorabilia and lots more. Look for it at the Meudgeeraba Showgounds.

Contact: gcaac.com.au

VIC

14 Jul

Bygone Bitish Marques

Special show at the Gippsland Vehicle Collection, from 9.00am. 1a Sale Rd, Maffra. Bring your classic along.

Contact: gvc.net.au

QLD

26 May

Mac’s Bridge Belmont

AUG

NSW

24-25 Aug

Grafton Motorfest

This event is to be held at Jabour Park, Minden Street South Grafton. Saturday the feature marque is Chevrolet, Sunday the feature marque is MG. All Marques are welcome on both days. Free camping available for entrants, stall holders and volunteers.

Contact: graftonvintagecars.com

NSW

2 June

Rolling 30

Cars & coffee on steroids Sydney Motorsport Park

rolling30.com.au

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

VIC

19-20 October

Maffra Motoring Meander

Open to all vehicles over 15 years of age. It is not a competition, rather a leisurely drive/ride through the countryside over two days, or a one-day section if you choose. Via the Gippsland Vehicle Collection

Contact: MMRally@ gippslandvehiclecollection. org

NSW

5 October

Taralga Classic Car Muster

As part of its 200th birthday celebrations and the Taste of Taralga festival, the small car mad town of Taralga near Goulburn is holding a car muster in its famous poplar-lined main street. You, your classic, sports, historic or veteran/vintage car and your club are warmly invited to attend! Street parade on Sunday 6. According to the locals, here are some stunning drives in the area, including crossing the Abercrombie River from Oberon,

Contact: drandrewjmoore@gmail.com

NOV

QLD

24 November

Moving for a Cure

All-Holden day in aid of the Cancer Council of Queensland. Judy Holt Park, Old Cleveland Road, East Birkdale. Open to Holdens from 1948 onwards. Promoted by The FX-FJ Holden Club of Queensland.

Contact: Les Ross 0448 459 050

NSW

23-24 November

Machines & Machiatto

At the St Ives Showgrounds, Sydney. Two-day celebration of machines, entertainment and gourmet food. Raising money for Bear Cottage & Cure Brain Cancer.

Contact: sam@sydneymachinasocialclub. org