LIVES LOST: The Lights on the Hill convoy is a chance for truckies to honour their mates taken too soon.
LIVES LOST: The Lights on the Hill convoy is a chance for truckies to honour their mates taken too soon. Contributed

Top Truckin' Things To Do

Deniliquin Truck Show and Industry Expo

Where: Memorial Park, Deniliquin.

When: September 10.

THE show will include a show and shine, industry information and technology, trade displays, bar facilities, catering, live music, children's entertainment and much more.

General admission $10, kids under 16 free. Plus $45 Wall of Fame dinner at Deniliquin RSL Club (phone the club for tickets on (03) 5881 1455).

For further truck show information email or phone 0459 403 191.

Riverina Truck Show

Where: Apex Park, Wagga Wagga

When: September 24

START time for the Riverina Truck Show is 1pm, September 24 and it finishes at 8pm with the a fireworks display.

The convoy of about 250 trucks will start at Bomen Livestock Marketing Centre at about 11.30am and travel through the streets of Wagga Wagga arriving at Lake Albert at about 12.30pm.

The best vantage points to see the convoy will be Tarcutta St, Lake Albert Rd and Plumpton Rd.

At Lake Albert there will be a truck show with 17 categories ranging from Best Truck 20 years plus to Best Fleet. We have added runners-up this year as well. The trucks, cars and bikes will also have a Peoples' Choice award.

The public will have heaps to do during the day which starts at 1pm with trade and market stands, amusement rides, nerfsalot, live music provided by Deja Groove, Time, The Bottle Caps as well as Yahni and Tianna.

General inquiries to Leanne on 0403 858 650

Lights on the Hill Memorial Convoy Weekend

Where: Gatton Racecourse

When: October 1-2

DUAL convoys on Saturday will be leaving Roches Rd, Withcott and Citiswitch, Bundamba at 10am and converging on the Gatton Race Course. There is live entertainment all night plus an auction.

Sunday morning is the memorial service at 10am at Lake Apex, Gatton. Then it's back to the Racecourse for the NRL grand final on the big screen with more live bands all day.

The LOTH Convoy Weekend will be a fun-filled two day event, with live entertainment both days, a 40sq m LCD TVs screen, auction, stalls and rides.

This event is not one to miss, always proving to be a memorable experience and a great chance to honour truckies taken too soon.

Pre-register online to go in the running to win two Goodyear S100 steer tyres and grab your discounted weekend passes.

Visit or for more information call Juanita on 0401362960

Pacin' the Pacific

Where: Wauchope Yesteryear Truck & Machinery Club

When: October 1-2

STARTING at Beresfield, travelling sections of the old Pacific Hwy, ending at Wauchope Showground.

Entry fee $45 per vehicle, all vehicles must be registered.

NSW vehicles over 30 years old, Victoria vehicles over 25 years old.

All proceeds to Westpac Rescue Helicopter.

General inquiries to Kirby Maxwell on 0407 594 149 or Syd Ramsay on 0427 594 743.

Kenworth DAF Melbourne Charity Truck Show

Where: Cnr Fitzgerald Road & Swann Drive, Derrimut, Vic.

When: October 15.

SEE the Show 'n' Shine, grab a bargain at the annual KDM pallet sale, and catch some live music.

Bring the kids along too, there will be plenty of activities to keep them busy.

The show runs from 8am to 2pm and there is a charity raffle with $5000 in prizes - tickets are just $5.

Kenworth DAF Melbourne Charity Truck Show is Proudly in support of Beyond Blue.

Phone (03) 9396 9100.

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