Grab the car keys & get out there!

By: Unique Cars magazine

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Looking for a classic car event - here are a few to get you going!

Looking for an excuse to get the old toy out of the shed and take it for a run - here are a few ideas. And remember, if you have an upcoming event you're organising, send the details to uniquecars@bauertrader.com.au

 

TAS

28 December
Day for Dave

Includes a poker run, BBQ, and auction all to raise vital funds for cancer research in honour of our past member and great mate "Disco" Dave Tyquin. So bring your classic vehicle, your family and your wallet and have fun.

Departs from Rumbles Bunker in Claremont at 11.00am..

Contact: Facebook

 

JAN 2020

ACT

2-5 January
Summernats

The country’s biggest street machine festival and the top judged modifier show in the country. At Exhibition Park in Canberra’s north.

Contact:

summernats.com.au

 

VIC

19 January
Northern Car & Bike Show

St Andrews Cricket Club, Pascoe Vale. Open to all veteran, vintage, classic and modern cars and motorcycles. Over 60 trophies on offer including best overall car and bike.

Contact: Facebook

 

WA

19 January
All Wheel Show n Shine

Incorporates The Vintage Collective Markets at the Swan Athletic Sporting Club, in Herne Hill.

Contact: Facebook

 

NSW

10-11 January
Elvis Festival Car Show

As part of the Parkes Elvis Festival there will be a Classic and Heritage Vehicle Show featuring cars, vans and motorbikes from bygone days. January 10th, 10.00 am-4 pm, Clarinda Street (Festival Boulevarde). Awards include supreme classic exhibit; best classic cars; best classic commercial; best classic motorcycle; best classic caravan.

Contact: parkeselvisfestival.com.au

 

31-Jan-2 Feb
South Coast Nostalgic Hot Rod

& Custom Run

Riverbreeze Holiday Park, Moruya. Pre 80s vehicles only, Enter on the day $10 per vehicle + a new toy. 

All proceeds donated to the Australian Cancer Research Foundation, All toys donated to the Canberra Hospital Foundation to be distributed to kids in reginal hospitals throughout NSW and the ACT. Relaxing weekend away, heaps of activities in the park for all ages Contact:

Lee Pearce 0419 845 890

 

SA

11 January
Slowcase Show

Leaconfield & Richard Hamilton Wines, McLaren Vale. Slowlife presents its fourth annual celebration of South Australian motoring and automotive passion. Slowcase brings together friends and families in a festive and decadent environment to share their passion for cars, motorcycles, and all that sits between. 4.00-8.00pm.

Contact: facebook

 

TAS

5 January
Bridport Show n Shine

Run by the Lions Club at Bridport Village Green, on Main Rd. Live music and Rockabilly fashion show.

Contact: Garry 0418 121 399

 

18 January
Wrest Point South East Rally

The South East Rally is a timed event which is run each January, using the picturesque roads of southern Tasmania. The emphasis is on enjoyment, but there are trophies to be won in the different classes of automobile. The event is formulated so that all road rules and speed limits can and should be adhered to. And one week earlier on 11 January there will a classic car display on the lawns of Parliament House, Hobart. All classic vehicles are welcome to attend this display, club membership or rally entrance are not required. Sponsored by Two-Way Taxi Trucks.

Contact: postvintage-tas.org

 

FEB

WA

16 February

Northam Vintage Swap

A big show at the Jubilee Oval, promising cars, bikes and bits to go with them. Sites are $15 and entry is $5.00.

Contact:

fsi93402@bigpond.net.au

 

SA

16 February

Murray Bridge Swap

A big annual event at the Murray Bridge Showgrounds and organised by the local Rotary Club - well worth a look.

Contact:

John Whimpress
0428 132 889

 

VIC

16 February

Daylesford Motorfest

After a successful first year Daylesford Motorfest is back bigger and better than ever in 2020. Open to all makes and models of collectable vehicle, over 1500 vehicles expected. There will be a range of demonstrations and displays, trade stalls, and food vendors as well as live music and a best dressed competition.

Contact: Facebook

 

14-16 February

Adventure Travel Film Festival

There are films about everything from epic global motorcycle, rickshaw, taxi, aviation and train journeys to a two-year-old and her dad embarking on a 500km winter ski expedition in the Norwegian mountains. This year we will have special guests who have done everything from bootlegging whisky across the Sahara to beaching a sail boat on top of a sleeping whale. In the township of Bright.

Contact: adventuretravelfilmfestival.com

 

16 February

All-American Display

Billed as the All-American Display and man cave alley, this one is hosted at Toomuc Reserve, Pakenham, by the Emerald Rotary Club and the Thunderbirds Rod & Custom Club. Hot rods, customs, classics, vintage and veteran all welcome.

Contact:

emeraldrotary.org.au

 

NSW

2 February

Bathurst Swap Meet

Have you been searching for those elusive bits to finish the restoration of a classic car or motorcycle – or perhaps you have some bits and pieces to sell - then you need to visit the 33rd Annual Bathurst Swap Meet at the showgrounds.

Contact:

bathursthistoriccarclub.com

 

QLD

7-9 February

Moonshine Run

Annual event by Pete’s Hot Rod and Resto Shop: Friday night meet and greet, bonfire and roast. Saturday breakfast and driving events at Pete’s, lunch time cruise, Saturday night fashion show, cooked dinner and live band. Sunday swap meet, Show n Shine at Applethorpe School Contact:

Katrina (07) 4685 2832

 

MAR

TAS

22 March
Devonport Motor Show

A big event and just might be worth a trip across the ditch. We are moving our show to the Northern end of Victoria Parade – stretching from the Vietnam Veterans memorial carpark, and west along the foreshore to Fenton Street.

Contact: devonportmotorshow.com

 

 

SA

8 March
Annual Autoparts Swap Meet

43rd Annual Auto Parts swap meet, formerly Campbelltown swap meet.    Kilburn Oval - Lionel Ave, Blair Athol.Adults $5.00 Children free, Site $20.

Contact:

Scott McLay 0412 555 723

 

VIC

22 March
Mercedes-Benz Concours

The Vic club is having its annual concours at the Deaf Cildren Assn facility on St Kilda Rd - a popular car-show venue. They’re expecting around 200 cars with some high-end restorations among them, and spanning over a century of the marque’s history.

Contact: mbcv.org.au

 

MAY

NSW

3 May
Rolls-Royce & Bentley Display

Blue Mountains Grammar School, Wentworth Falls NSW. The Rolls-Royce Owners Club of Australia is holding it’s 62nd Federal Rally in the Blue Mountains and their Display Day is open to the public. See many pre-war Rolls-Royce and Bentley motor cars, veteran, vintage, classic and modern.Contact: Facebook

3 May
GM Day

Open to all original, restored, barn find, cars & commercials across myriad General Motors brands from all decades. At the Museum of Fire, Museum Dve, Penrith.

Contact: Gordon Roberts 0409 677 116

 

JUN

QLD

20 June

Caboolture Show & Swap

Swap meet plus show n shine hosted by the Caboolture Regional Car Club, at the showgrounds. Camping available.

Contact:

crcc.com.au

 

JUL

QLD

12 July
Original Gold Coast Swap

IIn sunny Mudgeeraba at the showgrounds and organised by the Gold Coast Antique Auto Club.  

Contact: originalgoldcoastswap.altervista.org

 

20 July
Ingham Autofest

Ingham Showground. Open to everything automotive from cars, trucks, bikes in fact anything that has wheels is welcomed to join in on all the fun and with the theme of a family friendly Motoring Festival. 

Contact: autofest.com.au

SEP

QLD

6 September
Chrysler Expo

Chrysler Expo is a Shine and Show and Swap Meet, extended to include a wide variety and combination of vintage and heritage themes, including historic motor cycles, stationary engines, vintage speedcars, penny farthing bicycles, historic buses and trucks, model train exhibits and much more. 8.00am-2.00pm at the Rocklea Showgrounds. Free parking.

Contact:

Doug 0402 845 925

 

12 September
Gympie Swap & Show

Run by the Gympie Historic Auto Club and the Cooloola Classic Car club. One for the early risers, as the swap meet gates open from 6.00am. Free parking.

Contact: gympiehistoricautoclub.com.au

 

OCT

QLD

19-20 October

Noosa Classic Car Show
Run by the Noosa Classic Car Club at the Lions Park, Noosa Heads.

Contact:

noosaclassiccarclub.com.au

And remember, if you have an upcoming event you're organising, send the details to uniquecars@bauertrader.com.au

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