More event dates for your diary

Here’s a look at what events are coming up.


Ivanhoe Dry Times Truck, Tractor, Car and Bike Show

October 1-2, 2022

Sahara Oval, Ivanhoe, NSW

Aside from the truck event, there will be live music, tractors, and more. 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.

QTA Road Freight Industry Awards

October 8, 2022

Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane

The Queensland Trucking Association’s awards celebrate those in the road freight industry who have shown excellence, dedication and commitment to their roles. This year’s feature guest speaker is Dr Craig Challen OAM, the Australian cave diver who was instrumental in saving a soccer team and coach in the 2018 Thai Cave Rescue.

Urana Vintage Rally

October 15-16, 2022

Victoria Park, Urana NSW

The Urana Vintage Rally will see vintage enthusiasts come together to celebrate the trucks, cars and machinery of times gone by. While White and International were the feature truck brands at the 2018 and 2019 events, this year the focus is on Mercedes-Benz. 

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. 

Dungowan Village Fair

October 15-16, 2022

Dungowan Recreation Ground, NSW

Come along and enjoy vintage trucks, cars, motorbikes, tractors and more. There will be a tractor pull and kids’ pedal tractor pull, the Tamworth Truck Drivers’ Club Show & Shine, entertainment and children’s activities.

The Gold Coast Truck Show.

Gold Coast Truck Show

October 23, 2022

Mudgeeraba Showgrounds, Queensland

The Gold Coast Truck Show will see trucks rolling in for an impressive display. Entry is $25, which includes passengers, trophy nominations and judging for awards across various categories.

Tamworth Truck Drivers’ Memorial Day

October 29, 2022

Tamworth Truck drivers memorial grounds (New England Hwy, Tamworth Next to the Lions Park) 

All trucks to be parked by 9am with presentations starting at midday. Entry fee for trucks is $25. Other highlights include a Tug-O-War for teams of six with a first prize of $1000. All event enquiries to Damien Hook (president) 0439 278 885; Max Thomas (Vice president) 0407 014 235; Victor Kent (secretary) 0439 486 095; or Patricia Downey (treasurer) 0401 428 208.


Brisbane Convoy For Kids

November 5, 2022

Brisbane, Queensland

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

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 run in its entirety, with a Guinness World Record attempt for the largest parade of trucks..

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 event, which celebrates the contribution of the trucking industry, with entertainment for the whole family. Event proceeds go to local youth and community projects.

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