What's On and Where...

Rene's Ryders Social Club

November 10


INAUGURAL family fun day, live music by Jak, The Molotov, Flannelette, Vanity Riots and more. Rene's Ryders helps Queensland families through tough times. 5am swap meet, hot rods, trucks, bikes, vintage cars, competition judging and trophies. At the Rocklea Showgrounds corner Ipswich Rd and Goburra St, Rocklea. See renesryders.org.



Mullumbimby Truck Show

November 10


The Mullumbimby Truck Show will be held in conjunction with the Mullumbimby Show on Saturday, November 10. A procession through town will start at the showground at 11am. Charity auction at 3pm. Truck registration from 9.30am. Further inquiries: Mark Ward, 0427634903 or Andrew Johnston, 0419544025.


Truckline open day

November 14


See Ryan Hansford from Truckline Racing. Free sausage sizzle 11am-3pm. See the Truckline V8 Ute. 708 Geelong Rd, Brooklyn, Victoria.



Canberra Ute, Car and Truck Muster

November 17-18

Following the success from last year's muster this year's is expected to be bigger and better. Hall Showground, Canberra, ACT. Held in conjunction with the Canberra Country Music Festival, from November 16-18 at Hall Polocrosse Grounds, Victoria St, Hall ACT. For truck registration and further info see the website at canberra muster.com, email info@ canberracountry.com or phone 0466240085. Muster vehicle registrations for 2012 include daily admission to the Canberra Country Music Festival and free unpowered camping.


HCVC Truck Show

November 18

Sandown Racecourse, Vic. All commercial vehicles 25 years old and over are welcome. Adults $10, kids under 15 free. Exhibitors free. Gates open 9am. For more information contact Ray on 0400025525.



Camp Quality Convoy

November 18


198FM's Camp Quality Convoy will depart from the Illawarra Coal's Westcliff Colliery on Appin Rd at 8am and follow a route that will take them down Mt Ousley through Warrawong and past Stockland Shellharbour, then onto Croome Rd, Albion Park Rail. The action continues with a free Family Fun Day at the Croome Rd Sporting Complex, Albion Park, NSW, when the registered motorbikes and trucks begin arriving about 9am.




November 24


Reunion for former employees (and partners) of FH Stephens, Mayne Nickless, and Sea Pak. Saturday, November 24, 11.30am for noon at Launceston Country Club Casino - Links Restaurant. Smorgasbord lunch.

Contact June Beckett on 0400978148 or (03)63839366 or email: beckett.june784@ gmail.com.

Big Rigs

Tech to save 'zombie' pedestrians from walking into traffic

Tech to save 'zombie' pedestrians from walking into traffic

People are becoming “smombies” (smartphone zombies).

Fresh tech for luxury Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe

Fresh tech for luxury Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe

Suave sibling of the regular bodied GLC is due for an update.