Show ‘n’ Shine – 25 Feb 2017

The Veterans Motorcycle Club Federal Chapter has raised in excess of $140,000 for various veteran and community based charities over the last fourteen years. Funds raised have enabled substantial donations to Prostate Cancer research, MS Australia, the Snowy Hydro South Care Service, local regional hospitals and numerous other charities and causes.

On 25 February 2017, the Veterans Motorcycle Club Federal Chapter intend to hold its first ‘Show & Shine’ event at our club house facility located at Sieffert Oval (Main Car Park), Queanbeyan in order to continue our aim to raise money for the various charities and organisations we have been supporting over the years.

Gates open from 10.00am to 6.00pm with a Gold Coin Donation for Walk-In Entry or $5 per car into the venue for the general public.  There will be music, raffles, food stalls, drink stalls, boot sales and other supporting businesses all contributing for a great day.

Of course there is the main event of the ‘Show & Shine’ for any style of motorcycle in the following categories:

  • Best Euro
  • Best American
  • Best Japanese
  • Best Vespa/Scooter
  • Best Women’s
  • Best Custom/Chopper

There is also the Overall Peoples Choice Award – Vote YOUR choice for best bike on the day.


Each category will judged, a winner declared and presented trophy award.

The Overall Peoples Choice Award will be voted by the public by ballot.  All entrants have a chance to win $500 cash and be presented the VMC Federal Show & Shine 2017 Peoples Choice Award trophy.


We are looking forward to another successful charity event, and again sincerely thank you for your support.  


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Cost for entry is $20 per bike entry.  Enter as many bikes as you like into any category.

Simply click on the Competition Registration link below and fill in the required details then submit.  You will need to fill in a registration form per bike entry.

You can pay on the day and receive your allocated category/number for your respective category. Don’t forget to bring your licence ID and registration form for verification of your entry into the competition.

Registrations close at 9am 25 Feb 17.

Please click to Register your bike in a Veterans Motorcycle Club Show and Shine Bike Category.


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1.  To be eligible to enter into the Show & Shine competition each bike must be registered with their respective state or territory.

2.  Each bike must be ridden into the venue.

3.  Bike/s on trailers will not be allowed entry into the venue area for the competition.

4.  Each competitor must be registered by the specified cut off time (5pm on 24 Feb 17). No entries will be accepted after this time.

5.  Payment for each entry must be received by VMC Federal on the event day by 9.30am.

6.  The judge/s will be independent and the decision for the winner of each category is final.

7.  The Overall Peoples Choice Award:

a.  The public will vote via a ballot form.  Each ballot form will be marked by 1st, 2nd and 3rd choice.

b. The ballot forms will be collected where the judge/s will count and score each vote until there is a winner.

c. Should there be tie situation for first place, then the 2nd place votes will be counted and added to the first place score to identify a winner.

d. Similarly, should there still be a tie situation after the 2nd place votes have been added, then the 3rd place votes will be counted and added to the score to identify a winner.

e. Should the unlikely happen and there is still a tie for 1st place, then the judge/s will decide the winner.  Again, their decision will be final.

8.  Each competitor must be present at the venue to receive their trophy and/or cash prize.  Should a competitor not be present, the award will go to the second placed competitor.

                   Approximate time for the presentation of awards will be at 5pm on the day.

9.  Each category winner will receive a trophy for that particular category.

10. The Overall Peoples Choice Award winner will receive $500.00 prize money and a trophy.

11. No judge/s will be a member of the VMC Federal Chapter or a member of any other VMC chapter.

12. No member of VMC Federal Chapter will be allowed to enter the competition.


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If you are a business who would like to set up a stall to promote your product, business or to network within the motorcycling community then you can register by following the link below.  Once received our Event Coordinator will contact you directly to provide your further information.

Please click to Register as a Vendor


Car Boot Sellers:

Do you have parts, accessories, rare spares, or any bike related items at home that have been trying to sell but couldn’t and you would like to sell or swap them, why not register as a Car Boot Seller, just follow the link below. Once received our Event Coordinator will contact you directly to provide your further information.

Please click to Register as a Car Boot Seller


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