Shannon’s and AOMC are proud to present the:

2019 American Motoring Show

 Saturday 23 March 2019 - Akoonah Park,  Berwick (Melway 111  H10)

Display and spectator vehicles (except display trucks) approaching Akoonah Park via Princes Highway must turn into Manuka Road (traffic lights) and then follow the signs to enter the park via Gate 4A.

This show is open to all classic & historic vehicles manufactured in North America.

You do not have to be a club member to display your vehicle at this show.

Gate Opening Times

Display cars from 8.00 am until 11.00am.

Spectators from 9.00am

Show closes at 2.00 pm

Entry from Princes Highway via Cardinia Street, Berwick


Display cars $10.00 (passengers included)

Spectators Adult $5.00

Children under 14 are free.

Pass outs will be available for vehicle occupants and spectators.

Please bring the Kids they will be tomorrow’s enthusiasts!

Club Displays

Club displays are welcomed and encouraged. A trophy for the best club display will be awarded. To park together it’s a good idea to arrive together, please contact the AOMC to reserve your place. Trophies will be awarded for a number of categories and the presentation will be held at 1.30 pm. The Car of the Show Award will be made from pre-entered competitors only.  An entry fee of $20 plus normal admission will apply. Entries for the Car of the Show can be made prior to the Show using the entry form that can be downloaded from or enter on the day until 10.00 am, or by contacting the Shows enquiry line.  Car of the Show entrants will be parked in a special display area. The Robert Shannon Award will be made to a young enthusiast who attends the show driving a classic vehicle.


Food and refreshments will be available.

Music & Children's entertainment.

There will also be trade stalls.

Further enquiries for trade stall sites are welcome.(Note: No food vendors required).

Please call to book your site.

Dogs are allowed into the display area subject to them being restrained on a lead at all times and in the knowledge that it is the dog owners responsibility to ensure droppings are deposited in the rubbish receptacles provided.

For updates, maps and information or for general enquiries.


Trophies awarded at Shannons American Motoring Show 2019

  • Best Pre War Vehicle
    1939 Chrysler Imperial

  • Best Custom
    1958 Buick

  • Best Muscle Car
    1973 Oldsmobile

  • Best Post War 50’s-60’s Classic
    1954 Ford Monarch

  • Best Classic Fins
    1960 Cadillac Eldorado

  • Best Hot Rod
    1932 Ford

  • Best Motorcycle

  • Best Commercial Vehicle
    1964 Pontiac Bonneville Ambulance

  • Best Rambler /AMC Vehicle
    1964 Rambler 770

  • Best Convertible
    1948 Ford Mercury

  • Most original truck or heavy utility pre 1949
    1934 Brockway

  • Best restored truck or heavy utility pre 1949
    1932 Chevrolet Utility

  • Most original truck or heavy utility 1949- 1970
    Diamond T

  • Best Restored truck or heavy utility 1949-1970
    1959 International AA130

  • Best Prime Mover
    1985 Kenworth

  • President’s Award
    Cadillac Coupe

  • Best Club Display
    Mustang Owners Club

  • Car of the Show ( pre entries for this category required )
    1969 Camaro SS