Thursday, May 30, 2024

COMING EVENTS

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NATIONAL EVENTS

Oct 4-7. 46th National Chevrolet Festival, Lakes Entrance, info 0434 175 142. www.chevcarclubvic.org.au


QUEENSLAND

Jun 6-9. Aeroflow Top Fuel Funny Cars @ Willowbank Raceway, visit aeroflownitrofunnycars.com.au.

June 29-30 The 2024 Lockyer Powerfest, Lake Dyer, Laidley, a weekend of high speed, super loud powerboat racing, classic cars, rods and customs are welcome to make the run to the event and park on the lake and enjoy the fun, $15 per spectator, under 12s free, contact Stuart Arthy on 0428 985 535 or look up Lockyer Valley Powerfest on facebook.

Aug 26 – Sep 1. Regional Qld Motoring Festival, Mackay Showgrounds, a one week long event that will include guided cruises through Mackay regions and the Whitsundays, fashion parade, driving events, night cruises and a huge show and shine on Saturday August 31. Visit rqmf.com.au for itinerary, ticket sales and raffle car information.

Sep 15. Eliminators Hot Rod and American Car Club present their Hot Rod, Car and Bike Show, Beenleigh Showgrounds, Beenleigh. eliminatorscarclub.com.au

October 17-20 The Annual Heritage Bank, Waterhole Rocks, Nanango, camping, dancing, live music contact 0474 266 215 or visit www.nanangoshowsociety.com.au

Nov 8-10. Yamba Rod Run, presented by Borderline Street Rodders, host venue Blue Dolphin Holiday Resort, local runs, cruising the park, huge show and shine Saturday AM, Entry forms yet to be released, Info at borderlineyamba@gmail.com.


NEW SOUTH WALES (INC ACT)

Jun 2. Flathead Day 2024, Campbelltown Steam and Machinery Museum, Menangle Park, hosted by the Early Ford V8 Club of NSW, entry $15 per car entrants, $2 spectators. https://earlyfordv8clubnsw.org

Jun 15 Armidale Motor Show, open to classic, muscle, customs, hot rods, trucks and machinery Armidale racecourse, trophies, raffles, food and drink, auction Sat night, $10pp, under 12 gold coin, all proceeds go to supporting the Hutton Family who are raising funds for their young sons treatment of MNGIE, contact Trent 0404 869 869 or email trent@towtow.com.au.

Jul 7 Mild2Wild Rod & Custom Club Swap Meet, Tocumwal Rec Reserve, Tocumwal, entry from 8am, contact Eric 0438 390 621.

Aug 10 Golden Oldies Tractor, Truck & Car Show, Dubbo Showground, 8.30am to 5pm, lots of cool old rides to enjoy with good people. Contact Jon 0428 143 644 or Micheal 0439 435 335.

Aug 23-25 Mountains to the Sea Rod Run, Manning Valley Cruzers, Show & Shine Taree Foreshore Sat 10-2pm, Info 0421 355 474, ASRF S24/15

Sep 14 Wattle Flat Car & Bike Show, Sofala Showground, Sofala, gates open at 9am for more details head to www.facebook.com/wfcarbikeshow

Sep. 21-22 The Sydney Antique Machinery Club presents the 2024 Clarendon Classic Machinery, Truck & Hobby Show, Hawkesbury Showground, Clarendon, swap meet, food, vintage bikes and tractors, trucks, hot rods, stockers and classics, visit www.sydneyantiquemachineryclub.com.

Oct 4-7 Regency Ramblers Rod & Custom Club present the annual Temora Rod Run, Temora, contact Vlad 0404 483 386 or email regencyramblerssrcc@gmail.com.

Oct 25-27 Chromefest, The Entrance, Central Coast comes alive with over 450 show cars, all makes and models pre-1979 on display, car cruises, entertainment on 5 outdoor stages, retro and market stalls, fashion parade, dance demonstrations plus lots more across the 3-day event. Visit www.chromefest.org for full details.

Nov 8-10. Yamba Rod Run, presented by Borderline Street Rodders, host venue Blue Dolphin Holiday Resort, local runs, cruising the park, huge show and shine Saturday AM, Entry forms yet to be released, Info at borderlineyamba@gmail.com.

Dec 16. Cruise and Dine Night, Hungry Jacks Sylvania, cnr Box Rd and Port Hacking Rd, a casual meet and greet for hot rod and custom car enthusiasts, ASRF TP #T23/26


VICTORIA

Jun 7-10. Lakes Entrance Country Cruise Hot Rod Weekend, Friday night meet and greet, Saturday show and shine Lakes Foreshore, Sunday Cruise to Marlo, info Bourkey 0437 997 774, Big Rod 0409 820 247.

Jun 9. The 27th Annual Alexandra Truck, Ute & Rod Show, Main St, Alexandra, live music, traders, woodchop, major auction, kids rides, shops open, visit www.alexandratrucksshow.com.au or call Gordon 0409 577 212, Andrew 0418 266 038.

Aug 10-11   Victorian Hot Rod Show, B1 Exhibition Building, Royal Melbourne Showgrounds, Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10am-5pm, online ticket purchasing open now, www.vhra.com.au.

Sep 6-8 Cranksters Cruise Nagambie 2024. Back to a 3 day event . Friday meet & greet & cruising. Saturday attractions & cruise to be announced. Sunday TUFF LIFT Chrome Bumper Show & Shine with trade stands, food trucks, charity auction and our raffle with another Tuff Lift hoist as 1st prize. Contact Cam 0438 523 129 or Golly 0429 959 185.

Oct 25-27 Desert City Rodders present the annual Goanna Run, Mildura, cars, rockabilly, rock n roll, fashion, art and so much more, all in the wonderful town of Mildura, visit www.desertcityrodders.com


SOUTH AUSTRALIA

3rd Sunday of each month, Dirty Devils CC / Pancakes and Chrome. 8am to 10am, at the clubhouse, 1 Belfree Dve, Greenfields. Contact Chris 0409 691 053.

Apr 14. Angaston Swap Meet, Angaston Oval, Valley Hot Rodders, info Tony Vaughan 0428 496 970


WESTERN AUSTRALIA & NT

Second Friday of each month, W.A Combined Rodders Coffee Morning, Swan River Hotel (Formally Ascot Inn) 1 Epsom Ave, Ascot, Club C4C event, all rodders welcome, contact Kim 0409 160 161.


TASMANIA

Jun 10-12. Early Ford Club Tasmania Winter Warmup, Bicheno. Info Richie O’Neill, 0429 127 780.

INTERNATIONAL

Dec 1. 32nd annual Yokohama Rod & Custom Show, organized by MOONEYES, this is the largest indoor custom car and motorcycle show in Japan. The event features vendor spaces, custom paint contest, pinstripers and so much more wrapped up in a one-day show. yokohamahotrodcustomshow.com