Send us your event details at, or fax 07 3287 7725.


Sep 21-24     National Chevrolet Festival, John Wright Park, Forster/Tuncurry, open to all Chevrolet compliance plated vehicles, pre entry up to 3/08/2018, visit for entry forms and details.

Mar 4-8     DLRA Speedweek, Lake Gairdner, SA,

Apr 19-22     24th Australian Street Rod Federation Street Rod Nationals, Maryborough Showgrounds, Maryborough, more details coming soon.

Nov 8-11 (2019)     43rd National Chevrolet Festival, Renmark SA, check the National Chevrolet Festival Facebook page, info Paul 0411 676 884 evenings.


Sep 23     Eliminators Hot Rod, Car and Bike Show, Beenleigh Showgrounds, Beenleigh, swap meet from 6am, car show from 8am, trophies around 1pm, open to hot rods, classics, muscle cars and bikes, enter on the day, live music and bar, only $5 p/person, kids U12 free, free off street parking via Milne Street, sponsored by RJ Batteries,

Sep 28 – Oct 1    Rum City Rods & Customs Inc. present the 2018 Bargara Beach Rod Run, Bargara Beach Caravan Park, Bargara, Bundaberg. Visit Jabiru Aircraft factory during the event. Sanction Number SA 109-01-2018. Public car show on Sunday the 30th from 9am to 1pm. Entry forms are available on or Contact Mal 0409 260 830.

Sep 30     Noosa Beach Classic Car Club presents the annual Noosa Beach Classic Car Show, Lions Park, Noosa Heads, 8am – 2.30pm, contact 0407 009 464 or visit

Sep 30      Just 8’s Car Club Annual Show N Shine.Currimundi Hotel, Currimundi. Cars from 8am, public from 9am. $10 per car, gold coin for public. All proceeds to Prostate and Breast Cancer Foundations. Contact Warwick 0406 000 065. Facebook.

Oct 5-7    South East Queensland Tattoo and Arts Exhibition, live tattooing ink-offs, inked lady pin up contest, market stalls, bands, art demos, Acacia Ridge Hotel, 1386 Beaudesert Rd, Acacia Ridge, 10am til late, $30 day pass, $50 weekend pass, info 07 3800 8840.

Oct 14     11th Annual Shannons Rod & Custom Show, Harrigan’s Drift Inn, Calypso Bay Hotel, open to classics, rods, customs, vintage, vetran and modern, $20 entry, judged cars $5, public $5, traders, live music, food and drinks, contact Katrina on 0417 631 092 or visit

Nov 4     Rebels Car Club Swap Meet, Rocklea Showgrounds, set up from 5am, gates open 6am, $10 for swappers, $3 for public, ASRF Permit TC 247-01-2018, contact Barney 0431 601 798.

Nov 9-11     27th Yamba Rod Run, see NSW events.

Nov 11     The 18th Wheels Of The Century Automotive Show, Redcliffe Showgrounds, 9am – 2pm, all vehicles welcome, food and drinks on site, contact Cheryl 0427 313 458 or Brian 0412 744 354.


Sep 23     Ratfinks Hot Rod & Custom Clubs Hot Rod & Bike Show, Bligh Park Tavern, Ham St, Windsor, 6am to 2pm, open to rods, customs, bikes, muscle cars. Fun for the whole family, $20 entry per car, gold coin donation throughout the day, proudly raising for Red Nose Day. S18/31. Contact 0420 981 208.

Sep 21-24     National Chevrolet Festival, John Wright Park, Forster/Tuncurry, open to all Chevrolet compliance plated vehicles, pre entry up to 3/08/2018, visit for entry forms and details.

Sep 30     Pambula Motorfest and Swap Meet, Pambula Beach Rd, Pambula Beach NSW. Super Cruise Saturday 29th with free entrants and family only BBQ afterwards. Family friendly day, featuring street machines, 4 x 4’s, hot rods, classics, bikes, trucks, boats, tractors, stationary engines, huge swap meet and trade show, rocker cover racing, FlairRiders motorcycle stunt show, food frolic, massive kid’s entertainment zone, reptile show, ladies pampering stalls and so much more. Alcohol free. Not for profit, supporting the local community. Adults $10, kids under 16 free. Gates open 10am. Entry forms and info at
Or email: Ph (02) 6495 7758.

Oct 13     Cars Under The Stars, 5pm – 10pm, Luddenham Showground, family friendly, jumping castles, kiddies karts, giant dartboards, food trucks, live entertainment, pre ‘88 show n shine for rods, classics, muscle, trucks and bikes, ASRF S 18/46, contact 0407 419 393 or visit

Oct 13-14     Lake Mac Big Weekend, Lake Macquarie, super boat racing and car show at Speers Point Park Saturday only, contact Bill 0428 465 057 or Mick 0448 203 025.

Oct 21     Camden Car Show, Camden Showgrounds, open to all classics, customs and street machines, live music, food stalls, gates open at 8am, entry $20, contact John Fenato 0418 238 919 or visit

Oct 19-21     The Moonshine Rumble, Bendemeer, open to pre 76 rods and chrome bumper cars, driving events, live band, mud run, Saturday is for spectators from 9am to 3pm via gold coin donation, for more info, contact Steve 0408 667 580 or Steven 0434 613 503.

Oct 26-28     Chromefest, The Entrance, bands, Dj’s, car show, vendors and a great place to relax, stay and play, for the full program, visit

Nov 2-4     Eden Whale Festival Rod Run, Hosted by Shoalhaven Street Rodders at Eden, 10th Anniversary Year.  Run in conjunction with Eden Whale Festival. Fri – registration, meet and greet, finger food supplied. Sat – street parade, local cruise, fireworks display, Sat night dance. Sun – show ‘n’ shine, barbeque and trophy presentation, other activities during the weekend include markets, live entertainment, food, whale watching cruises, visit Eden Killer Whale Museum & Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre. For entries and more information contact Garry Dews 0412 486 608. Sanction No. NSW S18/26.

Nov 3     The November Mass Of Remembrance for departed rodders and friends, presented by the Highland Cruisers, St Antony’s Catholic Church, 20 Stratford St, Tahmoor from 10.30am, special parking for rods and customs, ASRF Sanction S1827, contact Adrian (02) 4684 3831.

Nov 9-11     27th Yamba Rod Run, based at the Blue Dolphin Holiday Park, Yamba, entry $65 for double/$80 for family, includes breakfast, day runs, cruising the park and more,, entries close September 30, all accomodation at Blue Dolphin booked via Lew Falzon on 02 6685 0107. Look for your entry form in Cruzin #214 or download here… YambaEntryForm2018-2

Nov 10     Cars Under The Stars, 5pm – 10pm, Luddenham Showground, family friendly, jumping castles, kiddies karts, giant dartboards, food trucks, live entertainment, pre ‘88 show n shine for rods, classics, muscle, trucks and bikes, ASRF S 18/46, contact 0407 419 393 or visit

Nov 24     Shannon’s South Coast Nationals Car & Bike Show, Moruya High School, Saturday show day, one huge day & night featuring “Arena Of Custom A Custom Car Showdown” Family friendly event, huge venue, show n shine with vehicles of every description. Street cruise, sound off & DB comp, dyno comp, rocker cover racing, RC racing, traders, displays, amusement rides & side shows. Sat night charity auction, dinner & band at Moruya Golf Club. Over 160 custom made Trophies & heaps of prizes to be won, plus an entrants choice judging section. Kids club, entertainment & giveaways. Easy walk into town and the Moruya Markets from venue. Fri entrants registration, Fri night meet and greet, cruise the town with free snags and salad for entrants at Moruya Golf Club. Sunday (Nov 25) is a cruise day. Not For Profit Event Supporting Moruya High School, Blue Mountains Support Group who in turn support cancer west and many other charities & worthy causes. Contact Lee or Debbie (02) 4474 3761 or 0419 845 890 Email:

Nov 25     Memory Lane Festival, Bundeena Bowling and Sports Club, Liverpool St, Bundeena, car show, live bands, food and market stalls, gates open at 9am, $5 car entry, traders contact Sharon 02 9523 7292 or 0422 490 743, car show contact Leanne 0408 165 744.

Nov 30-Dec 2     Smoke n Iron Run, Armadale Tourist Park, show n shine, meals, activities, live music and much more, pre bookings a must, contact Liz on 0400 181 763 or Paul 0408 604 823.

Dec 2     Doyalson Wyee RSL Farmers Christmas Fund Raiser, show n shine, raffle and auction, contact Brian 0452 602 857.

Dec 8     Cars Under The Stars, 5pm – 10pm, Luddenham Showground, family friendly, jumping castles, kiddies karts, giant dartboards, food trucks, live entertainment, pre ‘88 show n shine for rods, classics, muscle, trucks and bikes, ASRF S 18/46, contact 0407 419 393 or visit

Jan 13     North Coast Street Machines INC. Show n Shine, Ballina Rugby League Grounds, entry  $5 car entry, $ adults, $1 children. Contact Noel 0422 065 899 or Steve 0447 287 868 or find them on facebook.

Jan 25-28    CRAKK – Canberra Rod and Kustom Kruise, Capital Country Holiday Village, contact Bree O’Connor 0404 568 780,

Feb 3      Outlaw Hot Rod Club’s 4th Annual Swap Meet, Jack Woolastin Oval, Tamworth, swap from 6am $10 for sites, public gold coin, min show n shine on site, food and drinks, contact Brad 0476 677 268 or Kieran 0437 988 580.

May 25-26     Hot Rod and Custom Auto Expo Sydney, Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, two day indoor/outdoor show featuring hot rods, customs, classics and street machines, as well as lowrider bikes and cars, Australian Pinstripe Masters competition, tech demos, special guests and more.


Oct 6     The Myrtleford Rotary Club in conjunction with the Chopped and Changed Kustom Car Club of Myrtleford will be holding their 3rd Annual Show’n’Shine and Swap Meet from 8am at the Myrtleford Showgrounds, Yackandandah Road, Myrtleford. A great day where all cars, trucks, hot rods are welcome. Entry is $5 for adults and children under 12 are free. There will be hot food, great coffee, BBQ’s, beer and live music. Proceeds go to local community projects. Visit or

Oct 14     Marsh Rodders Show, Shine & Swap Meet, Maddingley Par, Station St, Bacchus Marsh, swap from 6am, for all details visit Marsh Rodders on facebook.

Oct 20     Bike and Rod Run 2018, a charity fundraising car and motorbike rally. We will depart from Warrnambool, head to Hall’s Gap for lunch and return to Woolsthorpe Hotel via Dunkeld, vehicle display, a raffle and online auction from goods and services donated. The rally is to raise money for the South West Healthcare Equipment Fund, specifically the prostate cancer detector. Fined them on facebook or contact

Oct 20     Studebaker & Packard Show & Shine, Eastern Beach Reserve, Geelong. Entry is free from 9.30am with all Studebaker and Packard owners and car enthusiasts welcome. For more details contact Michael on 0438 116 335.

Oct 27-28     Desert City Rodders present the 2018 Goanna Run in the beautiful town of Mildura, rod run, show n shine, lots of activities, full program and entry forms at

Nov 9-11     Lake Mulwala Rod Run, Yarrawonga, Mulwala, nostalgia drag racing, rock n roll dance, show n shine, info and regsitraion at

Nov 9-11     Bright’s Iconic Rod Run, Bright, show n shine, swap meet, live music, poker run, trade shows, more details at

Nov 18      American Breed, presented by the 60s American Muscle Car Club, The Manhattan, cnr Heatherdale & Canterbury Rds, Ringwood, $10 donation display car (includes all occupants), $5 donation public, kids U15 free, all American two and four door cars and hot rods welcome, gates open 8am for display cars, 9am for general public, trophies for Best Ford/GM/Mopar and Hot Rod at 1pm, info or Ian 0412 087 387.

Jan 4-6     Throttle Stomp Kustomstyle Weekend, Bairnsdale Dragway, concrete and dirt drags, on site camping, bar, bands, food, art, pinstriping and traders, opent to Pre 69 cars and bikes, visit

Jan 5-6    Kustom Nationals beach Party, Saturday at San Remo Foreshore, Sunday at Cowes Foreshore, reserved parking for selected Kustoms, pre 1976 vehicles only, live bands, vendors, plus crowning of Australia’s Most Beautiful Kustom,

Jan 27     27th Centre State Swap Meet and Shown n Shine, Bendigo Racecourse, swappers from 6am, public from 7am, no dogs, camping or BYO, contact 0457 469 389 or email

Jan 26-28     Victorian Hot Rod Show, Royal Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, details at

Feb 15-17     Old Skool Hot Rod and Custom Clubs 13th Grampians Hot Rod Run, Halls Gap.  A great fun weekend with plenty to do, like us on facebook, any further info please go to

Feb 17     Daylesford Motorfest, Victoria Park, Daylesford, display vehicles from 7am, food and trade stalls, best dressed comp, live music, $5 per person, under 15 free, $10 for display cars, visit 

Apr 7     Sandford Swap Meet and Market, 9am to 1pm, Sandford Football Reserve, Sandford. All things that go vroom vroom and a little something for the ladies, camping available, sellers $10, free entry for the public, contact Kerrie on (03) 5582 0191 or


Sep 30    Bay to Birdwood. Entries are open to all original motorcycles, cars, vans, trucks and commercial vehicles built on or before 31 December 1959. Begins at Barratt Reserve, Adelaide Shores, West Beach, depart 8.30 am travelling towards the city, through the suburbs and foothills to the Adelaide Hills township of Birdwood and the finish festivities, including live music, the Fashions in the Field competition, local food vendors, children’s entertainment, and the judging of the prestigious Concours d’Elegance and other award categories. Entries open June 2018, more info at

Oct 20-21     Road Rats Hot Rod Show, Strathalbyn, presented by Road Rats Rods and Customs, Sunday 21st car show includes hot rods, customs and chrome bumper vehicles (no trade plates), wheelbarrow raffle and giveaways, trade stands, catering, music, activities for the kids, held at Football Oval, Coronation Rd, Strathalbyn, entrants from 9am, public 9.30am-3.30pm, $2 per adult, kids free, info 0413 443 043 or

Nov 11     Gumeracha Show and Shine, includes Shannon’s Memorial Cruise and Car Boot Sale, Gumeracha Sporting Oval, 10.30am to 3pm, DJ, live music, fashion parade, give aways, food and drinks. For more information and entry forms, contact Ray 0413 277 191, Peter 0403 328 910 or visit

Nov 16-17     Extreme Auto Expo, Wayville Showgrounds, Adelaide, details at

Feb 3    Super Chevy Sunday #26, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg, Open to all Chevrolets, Trophies, Trade Stands & Food & Drinks, Check chevperformanceassocofsa Facebook page or call, info Al on 0402 855 129, Paul 0412 676 884.

Feb 8-10     Lake City Rodders Valentines Rod Run, Mt Gambier, activities, swap meet, show n shine, ASRF sanction number 1/19, for info and entry forms contact Terry 0437 653 720 or Rod 0417 852 273 or email

Mar 4-8     DLRA Speedweek, Lake Gairdner, SA,


Oct 20-21     Cunderin Hot Rod & Classic Car Show, Cunderin Sports & Recreation Centre, Baxter Rd, all rods & steel bumper classics welcome, Saturday show n shine, free camping, traders, 1/8 mile time trail, live bands, contact Perry 0417 091 847 or Troy 0401 176 167 or Cunderin 100 Mile Club on facebook.


Jan 26    Wheels Wine and Dine, cars, bikes and boats on show by the bay, fine foods, local beers and wines, live rockabilly bands, kids entertainment, St Georges Esplanade, St Helens.


Oct 30- Nov 2     SEMA 2018. The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. In addition, the SEMA Show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more, visit 

Dec 2 .    Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show, Pacifico Yokohama, presented by Mooneyes.


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