Save the date for these major industry events

Here’s a look at some upcoming trucking events to add to your calendar.


ALC Technology Summit

September 15, 2022

Melbourne, Victoria

The Australian Logistics Council has teamed up with HERE Technologies to deliver this event, focusing on how using innovation will help to drive sustainable supply chains.


Lights on the Hill Convoy

October 1-2, 2022

Gatton, Queensland

The annual memorial convoy offers drivers and their families an opportunity to get together with other truckies while celebrating the contribution that truckies make to the country. The convoy will take place on the Saturday of the event and the memorial service will be held on the Sunday at the Lake Apex Memorial wall.

Ivanhoe Dry Times Truck, Tractor, Car and Bike Show

October 1-2, 2022

Sahara Oval, Ivanhoe, NSW

Aside from the truck event, there will also be live music, a tractor, and plenty of food and drink. All proceeds go towards local community groups and projects. Gates open from 10am. For more information, contact Allan Carmichael on 0447 953 982, or Lonni Grimwood on

Matty Hillcoat’s Truckies’ Day Out

October 8, 2022

Gympie Showgrounds

This fun day out for truckies and their families helps to raise money for River’s Gift and SIDS research.

The QTA Road Freight Industry Awards will celebrate the state’s road freight industry.

QTA Road Freight Industry Awards

October 8, 2022

Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane

The Queensland Trucking Association’s annual awards aim to celebrate those in the state’s road freight industry who have displayed excellence, dedication and commitment to their roles. This year’s event will feature guest speaker Dr Craig Challen OAM, the Australian cave diver who was instrumental in saving a soccer team of 12 boys and their coach in the 2018 Thai cave rescue.

Heritage Truck Association Annual Show

October 15-16, 2022

Beaudesert Showgrounds, Queensland 

Held over two days, the event will be a celebration of heritage trucks, tractors and cars. The weekend will feature trade stalls, and food and refreshment vans. Entry is only $5 and children under 14 are free.


Brisbane Convoy For Kids

November 5, 2022

Brisbane, Queensland

This truck convoy runs Larapinta to Redcliffe, followed by a fun-filled family day, which will include truck awards, live entertainment and a spectacular fireworks display, all to raise money for a very worthy cause.

The lead truck from the 2021 Convoy For Kids Goulburn.

Convoy For Kids Goulburn

November 19, 2022

Goulburn, NSW

Convoy for Kids Goulburn provides support for local children with cancer, terminal illness and permanent disabilities, by providing financial assistance to their families. For the first time in two years, the Convoy Carnival Day will be run in its entirety, with a Guinness World Record attempt for the largest parade of trucks, entertainment and plenty of kids activities.

Illawarra Convoy

November 20, 2022

Illawarra, NSW

Touted as the largest truck and motorbike convoy in the Southern Hemisphere, the Illawarra Convoy raises funds for individuals and families affected by potentially life threatening medical conditions, together with charities that work with these people, and local hospitals.

Castlemaine Rotary Truck Show

November 26-27, 2022

Castlemaine, Victoria

This is the 34th year for the annual Castlemaine Rotary Truck Show, which celebrates the important contribution of the trucking industry, with entertainment on offer for the whole family. Event proceeds will go towards local youth and community projects.

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