VACC 2018 Centenary Celebration Events

Important dates for your calendar in 2018:

Event Date Location
VACC Industry Awards Dinner Saturday, 23 June 2018 Crown Palladium, Melbourne
VACC Centennial Cavalcade Saturday, 22 September 2018 Melbourne to Bendigo, Victoria
VACC Centennial Show 'n Shine Community Event Saturday, 22 September 2018 Bendigo, Victoria
VACC Centenary Gala Dinner Saturday, 22 September 2018 Bendigo Town Hall, Victoria


Being our centenary year, the event will provide a fabulous opportunity for the automotive industry to celebrate its rich history from the past 100 years, as well as bring together the very best in the industry as we award our members with the recognition they deserve.

VACC Centennial Celebrations

22 September 2018

Founded in Bendigo on 20 September 1918, the VACC has grown to become one of Australia’s largest and most influential employer associations. VACC’s 2018 centennial celebrations will include the VACC Centennial Cavalcade for historic vehicles, a centenary Show ‘n Shine community event, and a Gala Dinner in the Bendigo Town Hall.

The SME Conference – to be held at the International Convention Centre, Sydney, on 16 March – is a unique opportunity for Australian small-and-medium sized enterprises to tap into expertise and obtain advice from regional specialists, business leaders and successful exporters brought together to share their knowledge and insights. Registration closes on 14 February, so get in fast.