COMING EVENTS

Want to

SEND TO: COMING EVENTS uniquecars@bauertrader.com.au or Locked Bag 12, Oakleigh, 3166.

PUBLICISE YOUR AUTOMOTIVE EVENT HERE

Want to

LIST OR UPDATE YOUR EVENT DETAILS? EMAIL: UNIQUECARS@BAUERTRADER.COM.AU

Don't miss...

SA 27 February - 3 March DLRA SPEEDWEEK On the salt at Lake Gairdner, South Australia www.dlra.org.au

February

ACT 26 February Canberra Mustang Show

The Canberra Mustang Car Show is a biennial event (held every two years) in Canberra. It is organised by a committee of dedicated and hardworking members of the Mustang Owners Club of Australia Canberra Region.

Proceeds from the show are donated to a local charities.

Contact: canberramustang show.com.au

SA 26 February Port Rocks Classic Car Show

The 2017 Port Rocks Classic Car And Bike Show n Shine is being held at the British Hotel in Port Adelaide.

Trophies for best hot rod, best bike, best classic car on the day and a People’s Choice. Its set to be a great afternoon so come along and support the car, music and pinup scene.

Contact: See Facebook

26 February All Japan Day

All Japan Day is being held on the 26th February at Wigley Reserve in Glenelg.

Open to vehicles built in Japan or built or sold by a Japanese manufacturer to be eligible for entry.

Motorcycles and large vehicles are encouraged to attend. No prizes, no roped-off areas, no loud music, no promo girls, just great cars parked on grass and owners willing to talk cars all day. Bring your family and friends, pack a chair, sit back and enjoy the tranquility.

Contact: alljapanday.com.au

27 February DLRA Speedweek

A week of racing on the salt at Lake Gairdner hosted by the Dry Lakes Racers Australia. We welcome any new drivers and teams as well as spectators to partake in what is certainly a unique event in Australia.

To compete, each driver must be a member of the Dry Lakes Racers Australia and have completed an entry form, paid the appropriate fees and had their vehicle inspected and passed scrutineering prior to competing. There will be special areas assigned for spectating whilst the cars are racing. The pits will be open for you to enjoy during race times, but for security reasons will be closed to spectators at all other times.

Contact: www.dlra.org.au

QLD 26 February Logan Car Show

Calling all car enthusiasts and clubs. The date is set for another huge Logan car show for 2017. This will be the 10th anniversary so is expected to be bigger and better than ever before.

Come along and enjoy rides, entertainment, bands, trade stands, exhibitors, food, drinks and of course — cars.

The event will be held on Logan Jacaranda Avenue, Woodridge. See you there!

Contact: marika.saliba@ pcyc.org.au

TAS 25-26 February Horsepower Spectacular

One of Tasmania’s premier indoor car/bike shows organised by the Early Ford Club of Tasmania. See some of Australia’s top hot rods, custom and muscle cars on display. Food, drinks, trade stands, club, individual displays and entertainment at the venue.

Contact: 0418 113 007

NSW 25 February All German Day

The Mercedes Benz Classic Car Club Inc Show & Shine for All German Vehicles is being held at The Foreshore, Newcastle and is the Club’s premier event. The show is for both classic and modern cars, show cars or every day drivers, produced by German factories including Mercedes-Benz, BMW, NSU, Borgward, Goggomobile, Volkswagen, Porsche, Audi and Messerschmitt.

Contact: mbccc.org.au

26 February Show ‘n’ Shine for Damian

On the 26 February at the Windale ovals, a car show will be held to support Damian Jobson who was injured earlier this year in a tragic football accident, leaving Damian a quadriplegic. The show will be held to raise funds for a new vehicle with specially fitted wheelchair access for Damian and his family.

Contact: See Facebook

ACT 26 February Canberra Mustang Show

The Canberra Mustang Car Show is a biennial event (held every two years) in Canberra. It is organised by a committee of dedicated and hardworking members of the Mustang Owners Club of Australia (MOCA) Canberra Region. Proceeds from the show are donated to a local charities.

Contact: canberramustangshow.com. au

VIC 25-26 February Bairnsdale Motor Expo

The Bairnsdale Motor Expo is on again with a huge variety of activities for the whole family. There will be displays, food stalls, market stalls, swap meet stalls and trade stalls. Cars, motorbikes, trucks and special interest vehicles. To keep everyone entertained there will be jumping castles and rides, competitions, model car races, music and entertainment, raffles, gate prizes and trophies.

Contact: 0418 399 941

26 February Western Port Festival

This is your invitation to come and join us, as we fill the Hastings Foreshore with some of the best classic and vintage cars, motorbikes, trucks and buses (and more) from all eras, from prior to the Second World War, through the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and today.

Contact: westernportfestival. org.au

26 February Rats, Tatts N Pin Ups

Rat’s Tatt’s n’ PinUp’s is Returning to The Manhattan for another Rods, Kustoms n’ Rockabilly Party. If you have never been, this is gonna be an eye opener and if you were there last year, you know what we are talkin’ about but this time it will bigger and better. Charity gold coin donation. This is a family friendly event.

Contact: (03) 9874 7777

March

WA 3-5 March Gazzanats

is will be held at the Collie Motorplex and kicks off at noon for spectators on Friday 3 March. The event will see burnout competitions, super skids, show & shines, go to whoa, track cruises, dash 4 cash and drift demos. Bar open on site.

Contact: garymyers.com.au/ gazzanats-wa

5 March Mustang Concourse

The Mustang Concourse and Round Up is being on Sunday 5th March 2017 at the Wesley College Oval in South Perth from 9am.

Mustangs from 1964 to 2016 on display together with food and drink stalls, kids activities and trade stands. Free oval parking for all Mustangs.

Contact: 0418 900 758

QLD 5 March Fair Dinkum All Aussie Day

The All Aussie Fair Dinkum Day at Lakeside Park is open to all Australian built vehicles.

A range of both new and old Australian made cars can partake in the day with over three hours of cruising, Show n’ Shine display and prizes, 1/8th mile drags, kidszone and lunchtime entertainment.

It’s a great family day out!

Contact: qldraceways.com.au

10-12 March High Altitude Hot Rod Run

On March 10-12 the Toowoomba Hot Rodders present their High Altitude Rod Run at the Toowoomba Showgrounds.The event includes a mystery run, local run, billy cart derby and other activities, Saturday night themed Under the Sea dinner culminating in Sundays Show ‘n’ Shine at the Cobb & Co Museum in Lindsay Street.

This will be followed by lunch back at the Showgrounds for presentation of trophies.

Camping available at the Showgrounds.

Contact: 0419 769 633

16-18 March Lakeside Tribute

The Lakeside Tribute began in 2011 with the 50th anniversary celebration of the official opening of the circuit on March 19, 1961, and has grown to become a headline event on the racing calendar.

In 2017 the the Lakeside Tribute will also pay tribute to Peter Brock, with special guests, a Brock car display and demonstration laps and heaps more.

Contact: www.qldraceways.com.au

19 March Gold Coast Superswap

The Gold Coast Superswap and Show n Shine is being hosted by the Automobile Restorers Association and will be held on Sunday 19th March at the Country Paradise Parklands just 2kms from Nerang (M1 Exit 69) on the Gold Coast. The event is open to all makes and models of cars and commercials.

Contact: 0449 997 149

26 March Rust and Chrome

The Rust and Chrome Car show will be held on the 26th of March 2017 at the Norwell Motorplex. Classic, muscle, chrome bumper and customs pre ‘78 and classic styled motorcycles welcome. There is a Show and Shine car show, on tar cruising sessions, 50’s styled drag racing sessions, bike cruising and bike drags.

Music provided by Memphis Mayhem Radio, A Pin-up Girl contest, food vans, licenced bar, trade stands and merchandise stands.

Contact: 555657shoebox clubofqld.com

NSW 4-5 March Hot Rods & Harleys

Hot Rods and Harleys in an invite-only indoor car and bike show. The event will be made up of a unique mix of elite show rods, rat rods, home-built and custom cars.

On the bike side, custom Harleys, choppers and fully restored classics will be on show.

Contact: www.superrod.com.au

5 March Rockn Vintage Roll Festival

A one day extravaganza of the best rock n’ roll, rockabilly and vintage culture the South Coast has to offer at The Ryan’s Hotel in Thirroul. Kicks off at 10am so come and browse our vintage and retro markets, come and see our vintage veteran and classic car display, there will be a best dressed of the festival parade. Sit and listen or dance to our four live bands featuring No Brakes, Steve Edmonds Mescalero, Voo Doo Rhythm Shakers and Johnny and the Easyriders.

Contact: See Facebook

5 March Morpeth Motorama

Rev your engines, fill those tanks and polish those rims for a fantastic day of motor vehicles in all shapes, sizes and colours. The Rotary Club of East Maitland are proudly presenting the annual Morpeth Motorama Sunday 5th March 2017, on the picturesque grounds of Closebourne House.

The event will draw motor enthusiasts from all over Australia bringing an estimated 700 rare vintage, veteran and modern cars, army vehicles of all shapes and sizes, commercial and lightweight trucks; and motorbikes, to the historic town of Morpeth worth an estimated $5 million.

Contact: morpethgallery.com

9-12 March Fiat Nationals

Since 1964 the Fiat Car Clubs of Australia have held an annual national competition and social gathering to celebrate their passion for the Fiat automobile.

This year marks the 53rd Anniversary. Fiat Car Club members, enthusiasts, and motoring devotees from around Australia will gather at Wakefield Park Raceway for the Fiat Nationals. The weekend encompasses a variety of competitive and social events that will include a timed sprint, an Autokhana, a Show’n’Shine and Presentation Dinner.

Additional social events and visits to local attractions are also planned throughout the weekend.

Contact: @FiatNationals

12 March Inverell Swap Meet

The Inverell Antique Motor Club NSW is hosting the Inverell Swap Meet on Sunday 12th March 2017 at the Inverell Showgrounds.

Gates open at 6am. Outdoor sites free, undercover sites are $10. Overnight camping sites with power are available for $20 per couple with hot showers. Catering is provided Saturday night and Sunday, breakfast from 6am.

Contact: 0427 708 730

21-29 March Jaguar XJC Reunion Tour

The XJC Muster organisers want to advise you of another XJC get together – “A Reunion Tour” . We’re hoping for another great XJC turnout. We’re calling the reunion a ‘tour’ as there are already two groups – one each from SA and VIC planning to come up to NSW, culminating with attendance at the Jaguar National Rally.

Contact: www.xjc.com.au

25 March Camsday Can and Bike Show

Camsday Car and Bike Show is being held on Saturday 25th March 2017 at the Kiama Showgrounds in Bong Bong Street. All makes and models welcome.

Entrants from 7am $10, public from 9am gold coin.

Family fun day with petting zoo, jumping castle, live auctions and bands and face painting.

Contact: 0409 084 419

26 March Narrandera Rod Run

The Narrandera Rod Run is being held on the 26th March so come along to this fantastic weekend to see an amazing array of beautifully restored vintage cars. It is anticipated over two hundred vehicles will be entered in the family oriented fun weekend, with Cruizin’ No Boozing in East Street on Saturday from 6pm to 10pm, and the Show ‘N’ Shine in Narrandera Park on Sunday from 12 noon to 4pm.

Contact: (02) 6959 5545

SA 18 March Old Skool New Age Auto Show

Modified cars, boats and bikes. Sound off, people’s choice vote, kid’s entertainment, spectator prizes and raffles, engine start-ups.

Contact: 0417 765 877

26 March Classic Auto Show n Shine

FX-HZ Holden Club of South Australia are holding their annual showpiece event, the Classic Auto Show n Shine on Sunday March 26th at Uraidla Oval from 10am to 2pm. All vehicles pre 1980- stock, modified, hot rods, muscle, motorcycles welcome. Raffle, BBQ, catering on site.

Contact: fxhzholdencarclubsa.org.au

VIC 4 March Geelong All Holden Day

The Geelong FX-HZ Holden Car Club invites you to the 13th Annual All Holden Day car show at the Geelong showgrounds.

Contact: 0414 856 967

5 March Shannons American Motoring Show

Shannons and AOMC present the 2017 American Motoring Show on the 5th March 2017 at Flemington Racecourse Nursery car park. The show for all the classic and historical vehicles manufactured in North America. Celebrating 100 years of Lincoln, 90 years of La Salle and Ford Model A and 50 years of Camaro. Display cars 9 to 11am, spectators from 10am.

Display cars driver and passengers $20, spectators adult $5, children free.

Spectator parking $20.

Contact: (03) 9890 0524

5 March Isabella & Marcus Fund Classic Car Day

Massive and well-attended show at BicentennialPark on Scotch Pde in Chelsea (south side of Melb). All proceeds go to a kids cancer foundation, so give generously. A well-run event with plenty of highlights.

Contact: isabellandmarcusfund.org.au

5 March Italian Auto Icons

This popular annual display of rare, classic, recent and latest models of Alfa Romeos, Ferraris, Fiats, Lancias, Lamborghinis and Maseratis will be held in a closed off section of Lygon Street, Carlton. Free public entry from 10 am to 3pm.

Contact: 0481 208 054

5 March Leongatha Show ‘n’ Shine

Hosted by the Rotary Club of Leongatha, this show ‘n’ shine and swap meet is a charity event held at the Leongatha Velodome. If it’s got wheels and you’re proud of it, show it!

Contact: 0416 193 990

12 March Yarra Glen Show & Shine

The Yarra Glen Swap Meet Show n Shine is run by the Vintage Drivers Club and will be held at the Yarra Glen Racecourse on Sunday 12th March 2017 under lots of shady trees and on green lawns. Enter off Armstrong Avenue, MEL 275 C1.

Contact: (03) 9890 0524

12 March NCC On The Bay

Northern Classic Cruisers will be organising their 3rd Annual ‘N.C.C. On The Bay’ on Sunday 12th March 2017, 10am to 3pm at Seaworks, Nelson Place, Williamstown.

Bring your family and your classic for the original family friendly Charity Car Show whilst supporting a worthwhile charity in Victoria Police Legacy. Classic cars and bikes $15, general public $5 and children under 16 - free.

Contact: See Facebook

15 March Classic and Rod Club Cruze Nites

The Classic and Rod Club of Victoria Cruze Nites are held over summer and are for chrome bumper and American muscle cars.

Event kicks off from 5pm with music, raffles and food and drinks available on site.

Display cars $5, public entry $2, under 16 free. Display cars enter via Cemetery Road Cranbourne and public entry via O’Tooles Road.

Contact: 0407 020 200

17-19 March Chryslers on the Murray

The 25th Annual Chrysler’s On The Murray is hosted by the Albury Wodonga Chrysler Club and is being held on March 17-19th 2017 at Gateway Lakes, Lincoln Causeway, Wodonga, Victoria. All Chryslers welcome to the largest Chrysler car show in Australia. The 2017 event will be a weekend full of entertainment and activities, seminars, scenic drives, photo shoots, raffles, ‘show and shine’ and more.

Contact: @ chryslersonthemurrayofficial

26 March Vintage, Classic and Custom Car Show

The 4th Annual Vintage, Classic and Custom Car Show is being held at the Ferny Creek Recreation Reserve. Our 4th annual event is a great day out for the entire family and features music, a fantastic selection of cars, barista coffee and children’s food and entertainment. Ample parking on site, trade and sponsor stands, sausage sizzle and food stands, show car and gate prizes.

Contact: See Facebook

26 March Kalorama Rally

The 61st Kalorama Rally is being held on Sunday 26th March 2017 kicks off with a mystery tour commencing at the Manhattan Hotel in Ringwood at 9am for a 9.30am start. This is one of Melbourne’s pioneering motoring events and has been running since 1956 and features a vast array of cars from veteran to 1990.

An inner circle of vehicles of particular interest will be chosen on the day.

Contact: 0419 369 542

TAS 3-5 March LAFM Tassie Nats 12

The LAFM Tassie Nats 12 is being held in Powranna featuring drag racing and the biggest burnout event Tasmania has ever seen with a massive mainland big hitter invasion. Tickets online or at the gate on the day. Drag racing qualifying sessions, Burnout Big Hitters, Drag racing eliminations, Burnout expression sessions, Power Skids, Madest Of the Mad Burnouts and presentations.

Contact: tassienats.com

25 March Diddys Day Out

Diddy’s Day Out is being held on Saturday 25th March 2017 at Cygnet Football Oval in Slab Road from 11am to 3pm.

The day has been organised to raise money for 5 year old Lydia “Diddy” Ebdon who has been diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma. We invite you to bring bring along your classic car, truck, tractor and motor bike to join our display.

The family day event will be filled with entertainment for everyone to enjoy. There will also be cake stalls and catering on site.

Contact: See Facebook

26 March Devonport Motor Show

The Show is held at Devonport’s Roundhouse Park, Victoria Parade, a wonderful location, on the foreshore of the Mersey River. The event is open to presenters of all appropriate vehicles, including hot rods, vintage, classic, modern and modified we welcome all. Exhibits are judged by a panel and awards are given for various categories, top ten and overall.

Contact: devenportmotorshow.com