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


28-31 Dec     FX-FJ Holden 2018 Nationals, Murray Bridge South Australia, held biennially, this years’ event celebrates 70 years since the first Holden rolled off the production line at Woodville, South Australia. The event is open to all members of AEHF affiliated Clubs. For entry forms and further details go to

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

Apr 19-22     24th Australian Street Rod Federation Street Rod Nationals, Maryborough Showgrounds, Maryborough, info and entry at

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


Jan 27     All American Car Show and Swap Meet, swap from 6am, sites $10, show and shine 8am, vehicle and driver $15, spectators $5, plus Miss American Pinup Pageant, Rocklea Showgrounds, Goburra Street, ASRF TC 238-01-2019, presented by the Queensland Chevrolet Car Club and the 55-56-57 Shoebox Club of QLD.,

Feb 2-3 Toowoomba Swap Meet, please visit or call 0499 990 622.

Feb 8-12     12th annual Moonshine Run, Pete’s Rod Shop Cottonvale, Applethorpe, Friday meet and greet, bonfire and roast, Sat breakfast and driving events, lunch cruise, evening fashion show, live band, Sun swap meet and show and shine at Applethorpe State School, info 07 46 852 832,

Feb 22-24    Old School Carralbyn, Kooralbyn Airstrip, Kooralbyn, weekend run includes meet and greet Friday, Saturday day cruise, test and tune, Sunday 1/8 mile nostalgia drags (pre-68) and show and shine (pre-75), race entries close Jan 27, Ramada Resort at Kooralbyn Valley (07 5544 6688), quote drags when booking for special pricing, camping, race and general info Rod 0418 762 576,

Apr 19-22     24th Australian Street Rod Federation Street Rod Nationals, Maryborough Showgrounds, Maryborough, info and entry at


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 25     Australian T-Bucket Nationals, racecourse Cres, Menangle Park, the largest gathering of T-Buckets in one event, ASRF S18/40, contact Barney 0407 419 939 or

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 4 Santa Cruz. Cruise to the Peninsula Homemaker Centre, Bungower Rd, Mornington for some festive spirit at Santa Cruz. A Cruisin’ Christmas Tree and hampers to be won in the charity raffle, a special visit by Santa Claus and kid’s activities. Food available from the Sober Mule café and Rotary BBQ. Entry of $5 per car includes ticket in charity raffle. All proceeds donated to children’s charities. Open to all pre’75 street rods, muscle cars and chrome bumper classics from 5:30pm. Details at or Facebook LetsGoCruisin1

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.

Feb 8-10     Shoalhaven Street Rodder’s Annual Campout Weekend. Currarong Holiday Haven Tourist Park, bench session, Saturday cruise to Greenwell Point show and shine and lunch. Sanction S. Contact Bob (02) 4421 3611.

Feb 8-10     17th annual Coastal Cruise Run, open to pre 48 hot Rods and pre 67 American custom cars, Edge Water Caravan Park, Port Macquarie (Colleen (02) 65832799) Entry forms and details can be found on the Coasters facebook page. $60 for single, $80 double, $90 family, run includes breakfast, entertainment, show and shine, party on the wharf. Contact Bill 0412 851 261 or Brad  0412 748 750 or email ASRF Sanction # S19/09

Mar 1-3     Easy Street Rod And Customs 37th Annual Canton Beach Run, three day run which includes camping, cruising, live bands, at Canton Beach Tourist Park. Run entry enquiries, please call Noel 0422 187 111 or visit

March     8-10 The 10th Annual Sapphire Coast Rock ’n’ Rodder’s 50’s & 60’s Dance Festival and Rod Run, hosted by Sapphire Coast Rock ’n’ Roll and the Merimbula Rock ’n’ Rodders Club. Casual weekend open to Pre 49 hot rods and pre 69 customs, and classics. A fun weekend of 50’s nostalgia with Rock ’n’ Roll Bands and dancing. For more information phone Lyndon on (02) 6495 2517, or visit us at to download the poster and registration form. Heaps of accommodation and pristine weather in our region, typically ensures a great weekend of rodding. The weekend is informal so just come along in your rods and enjoy the 50’s dance festival, the Merimbula Food Fest, lunch cruise and a show & shine. Pre order polo shirts using the registration form available on the facebook site, or by emailing Lyndon at

Mar 8-10     Murray River Rod Run, Tocumwal, presented by Mild 2 Wild Road & Custom Club, show n shine, live music, mystery tour, vendors, pin up comp, contact 0418 455 995 or visit

May 10-12    19th annual Coffs Harbour Lazy Winter Run, Park Beach Holiday Park, hosted by Mid North Coast HRC, accomodation bookings direct to park on 02 6648 4888, download entry form here.

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.

Sep 8     Meteors Hot Rod Assc present their Fathers Day Car Show, The Abbey, Gold Creek, Nicholls, 9am – 3pm, open to all hot rods, classics and chrome bumper cars, all proceeds to Cystic Fibrosis ACT. All enquiries to meteorshra@outlook.


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.

Dec 2     Southern Hot Rod Club Southern Christmas Cruise, from 10am, The Croydon Hotel, 47 Maroondah Hwy, $5 per car, prizes, activities, stalls, music and BBQ, massive sealed carpark with shade, bistro and sports bar open from 11.30am, Grant 0447 876 567, Ray 0418 148 015.

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 2     Berwick Swap Meet, Akoonah Park, Princes Hwy, Berwick. Gates open from 1.30pm Friday 1st, closed from 11pm. Seller set up only. No trading, admission Saturday 2nd 5am for sellers, 6am for buyers. Seller sites only $20, entry not included. Site size 6m x 6m. Entry fee for sellers and buyers $5 per person, under 14 free. Free off street parking, Melway map 111, H10. Enquiries: Roger 0407 568 488, Ian 0419 312 304. Indoor sites, Michael 0474 835 334.

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 

Feb 17     All American Car Display and Man Cave Alley, Gembrook Recreation Reserve, Gembrook, open to American cars and trucks, classic, vintage and veteran, market stalls for all things man cave, general enquiries Peter 0422 001 021, traders Russ 0407 548 507 or email

Mar 10          Chryslers by the Bay Show ‘n’ Shine, Geelong Grammar School, Foreshore Rd, Corio, Chrysler car show and swap meet, all proceeds from the day are donated to Cottage by the Sea. Contact Terry 03 5250 3132 or Paul 0417 315 352.

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

Apr 12-15     Castlemaine Rod Run, meat and great, cruise, show n shine, breakfast, for accommodation in Castlemaine 1800 171 888, for run info Geoff 0408 507 621 or Neil 0403 053 295. Vic ASRF Sanction 20180.21.


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

Dec 2    Balhannah Hot Rod ‘n Classics Picnic, Balhannah Oval, rock and roll music by Andy Seymour, food and trade vendors, kids colouring and free face painting, $8 per person, $15 couple, $20 car load, 7am – 5pm, info Kevin 0418 845 254.

28-31 Dec     FX-FJ Holden 2018 Nationals, Murray Bridge South Australia, held biennially, this years’ event celebrates 70 years since the first Holden rolled off the production line at Woodville, South Australia. The event is open to all members of AEHF affiliated Clubs. For entry forms and further details go to

Jan 18 – 20 Valley Hot Rodders annual Cruise On. Held in the beautiful Barossa Valley, highlight of the event is the street party on the Saturday night in Tanunda with two rock & roll bands, dance floor, hot rods & custom cars. Lots of cruzin makes for a good weekend. Contact 08 85630409 or visit

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

Feb 10     The Corvette Club of South Australia presents Corvettes Rock the Bay, Wigley Reserve, Anzac Hwy, Glenelg, all Corvettes welcome, rock n roll band, Pre-registration online at  Closes 31st January 2019.

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


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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.


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


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