Awards, Heritage, Show and Shine, Shows, Truck events, Vintage

Save the date for these upcoming truck shows and events

There are loads of great trucking events coming up in the next few months – take a look at our list below.


White Hill Truck Drivers Memorial

March 2, 2024 
Murray Bridge, SA
The White Hill Truck Drivers Memorial, which was previously held in November, has changed its date to better suit local grain carters. A convoy of trucks will depart from BP Wingfield at 8.30am, to proceed to White Hill (via the East Bound Parking Bay). A service honouring truck drivers who have lost their lives will then take place at the White Hill Truck Drivers’ Memorial Wall at 11amThis year organisers are delighted to bring back the truck show and family fun day, with lots of entertainment for young and old alike.  

Lockhart Heritage Truck Show

March 3, 2024
Lockhart Showground, NSW

The Lockhart Heritage Truck Show is coming back for its 15th year at the Lockhart Showground. Incorporating the National Historic Truck and Commercial Vehicle show, its focus in 2024 will be  supporting the health and well-being of truck drivers, in conjunction with OzHelp Foundation. In addition to the display of historic trucks and other vehicles, the fun will continue on into the evening with a Country Concert until dark. Prizes will be awarded on the day and there is no entry fee for exhibitors. For registrations and further information, contact Peter Smith 0458 422 808 or Trevor Slater 0407 513 974. 

Tasmanian Truck Owners & Operators Annual Truck Run

March 3, 2024
Longford Showground, TAS

The Tasmanian Truck Owners & Operators Annual Truck Run is back this March, heading from Glebe to Longford Showgrounds. Join in the fun and help raise some much-needed funds for the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Tasmania.

QTA Diversity in Transport Breakfast

March 6, 2024
Hillstone, St Lucia Golf Links, QLD

After 12 years of the QTA International Women’s Day Breakfast, the association is making a change, launching a new event to project the growing diversity in the transport and logistics workforce. The aim is to encourage workplaces to embrace a more contemporary mindset around how the industry is promoted, and who will form the workforce of the future.

The breakfast will feature a professionally facilitated panel of speakers, who will share their personal experiences and insights. Speakers include Bronwen Howell (Director of the VE Group, 2023 QTA Trucking Woman of the Year) and Drew Hipwood (Manager of Corporate Affairs, IOR). Tickets are $88 per person or $670 for a table of eight and bookings can be made via this link.

Clunes Historic Vehicle Show

March 10, 2024
Clues Showgrounds, VIC

Organised by the Historic Commercial Vehicle Club Australia (Ballarat branch) and held at the Clunes Showgrounds from 9am to 4pm, this event is open to vehicles over 25 years old. The show has something for everyone, with a vast array of vintage and classic vehicles and motoring memorabilia, as well as working displays and food vans. Entry is $10 for adults, free for children under 16. Camping is also available. For further info contact Murray on 0429 434 306. 

Oaklands Truck Show

March 16-17, 2024
Oakland Recreation Reserve, NSW 

The Oaklands Truck Show promises fun for all the family, with car, ute and bike displays on Saturday and a truck show on Sunday, plus kids’ activities, market stalls, raffles, a bar, and live entertainment. The deadline for truck registration is 9am, March 17 and the registration fee is $20. Tickets are $15 for adults, free for children under 16. For more info email or phone Jimmy on 0428 570 325.

Kyabram Mack Muster

March 16-17, 2024 
Kyabram Showgrounds, VIC 

The Kyabram Mack Muster is a must-attend for Mack fans, featuring all Mack models and associated brands, but it’s also open to other truck makes. There’s free entry for exhibitors, with a Friday BBQ at the showgrounds and a meal at the Kyabram Club with a guest speaker on the Saturday night. For further details phone Dave Willis on 0428 692 753, John Laffan 0427 484 247 or Tim Daws 0458 868 988. 

VTA State Conference

March 17-19, 2024
Phillip Island, VIC 

Technology, artificial intelligence, and cyber-security are just a handful of the issues that are currently impacting the transport industry. This year’s VTA State Conference, held at the Silverwater Resort on Phillip Island, will look ahead and examine Future Freight Landscapes and their consequences for modern freight and logistics operations. Experts from the transport industry, regulators, academia, and the government will be present to inform the discussion. Ticket prices start at $638.  

LRTAQ/ALRTA Combined National Conference

March 21-23, 2024
The Goods Shed, Toowoomba, QLD

The Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Queensland (LRTAQ) will be hosting its annual conference in partnership with the Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association (ALRTA).

LRTAQ members, industry members, suppliers, service providers and government representatives are all invited to attend to receive the latest updates, discuss the future of our industry, and enjoy great social events.

WA Mack Muster and Truck Show

March 24, 2024

Byford, WA 

The WA Mack Muster and Truck Show brings Mack and other truck model enthusiasts together at the beautiful Quarry Farm in Byford, WA. The grassroots, family-friendly muster experience promises a fun day out with a truck display, food trucks, a kids’ zone, exhibits, local trucking celebrities and more. The committee raises money for cancer research and encourages everyone to get involved. 


Colac Truck & Ute Show

April 6, 2024
Colac, VIC

The Colac Truck & Ute Show is a joint fundraiser for the Volunteer Emergency Services of the Colac Community, a collaborative effort of the Colac Fire Brigade and Colac SES Unit. They are back for their second annual event, which includes a Show ‘n’ Shine, children’s entertainment, live music, general stalls and food. Lots to do for the whole family! Pre-registrations for the show are now open and will continue until March 31, or you can register on the day. Contact for more information.

Crawlin’ the Hume

April 6, 2024
Campbellfield, VIC

Relive the old route from Campbellfield to Albury and watch some amazing vintage trucks as they make their way up the Hume. It’s free for the public to watch the trucks, and entry is $50 per vehicle or $60 includes a Saturday night dinner at Albury Race Club. All vehicles must be over 25 years old, and entries close on March 22. For more details and entry forms go to the Crawlin The Hume 2020 Facebook page, email, or call Robert French on 0409 380 090/Scott Hough on 0417 305 192.

South Australia Trucking Forum 

April 10, 2024


April 11, 2024
Mount Gambier

The South Australia Trucking Forum, hosted by NatRoad in Adelaide and Mount Gambier, is an opportunity to network with other truck operators, meet with transport regulators, and find out how NatRoad is supporting the industry. Hear directly from experts, receive industry-updates and provide feedback on issues affecting your transport business. The events are free to attend. Register online here.

Trucking Australia 2024

April 17-19, 2024
Canberra, ACT

Organised by the Australian Trucking Association and held at the National Convention Centre in Canberra, this event will feature presentations from leading industry practitioners, government agencies and regulatory bodies, to discuss and shape solutions to the trucking industry’s biggest challenges. Attendees can also look forward to the National Trucking Industry Awards, including National Professional Driver of the Year, plus a Kenworth Legends lunch, Daimler Truck Local Showcase dinner, and ATA Foundation Sponsors Gala awards dinner.


Sydney TruckFest

May 3–5, 2024  
Clarendon, NSW  

Held at Hawksebury Showground, Sydney TruckFest is a major celebration of the trucking industry, showcasing the latest developments in transport technology, equipment, accessories and much more. There is a dedicated section for older vehicles, but the focus is on highlighting new vehicles and advancements. Attendees can also look forward to lots of entertainment, with performers Baylou and The James Brothers already confirmed.   


Alexandra Truck, Ute & Rod Show

June 9, 2024
Alexandra, VIC

The Alexandra Truck Show is back on the long weekend in June next year, with a Sunday Show ‘n Shine on the town’s main street, as well as live music, a Victorian woodchop tournament, exhibitions, trade displays, kids’ amusements and a raffle. Come down on Saturday for the local markets, a convoy and truck driver’s memorial service at 2pm and sponsors’ dinner at 6pm. For more details email or phone Gordon Simpson on 0409 577 212.


Camp Quality Adelaide Convoy for Kids 

Jul 6, 2023
Victoria Park, Adelaide, SA  

To celebrate National Female Truckies’ Day this year, WiTA and Camp Quality are teaming up to host a day “for the little kids AND the BIG kids”. Supporters will cheer on Camp Quality’s first ever Adelaide convoy, as they travel a 40km route around Adelaide and Port Adelaide, starting and finishing at Victoria Park. The event venue will also host a free family fun day, packed with entertainment and experiences including food vans, kids’ rides, face painting, live music, and more. Attendees can check out the trucks and motorbikes on display at a Show ‘n’ Shine after the convoy. Sign up online or donate here.

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