2011 Silverwater Motor Festival


The Silverwater Motor Festival is a family focused celebration of the positives in motoring. Built on a 16 year tradition of family entertainment at the Silverwater Street and Custom Motorcycle Show, this is grass roots Festival will showcase custom motorcycles, hotrods, classic cars, street machines and competition cars combined with live music and family fun for all ages.

This annual day festival will incorporate two motoring events, the Silverwater Street and Custom Motorcycle Show and the Meguiars Custom and Classic Car Show which will involve car clubs and social motorcycle clubs. Trophies will be awarded for a range of categories as well as prizes in both shows for People’s Choice, Best Car/Bike and Best Club Display.

Date:                         Saturday March 12, 2011

Sponsors:              Shannons Insurance, Meguiars, WSFM, Chopper Magazine and Extreme Performance Magazine.

Time:                      12 noon to 4.30pm


If you are interested in a cheaper way of attending the 2011 Silverwater Motor Festival on March 12 then email me and I’ll send you back an early bird discount form for you to fill out. All you need do is fill it out and send a cheque or money order to 59-63 Pitt St., Parramatta 2150 with your return mail details for entry passes and the following entry prices will apply, as long as you mail by March 1, 2011:

Competition Entry

Competition cars and bikes can enter for $20 including pillions and passengers. After March 1 it is $20 per person in or on a vehicle at the gate.

General Admission

Adults $15,  Teenagers  $5   and  Family $40. After March 1 it is $20, $10 and $50 at the gate.

Pension Card Holders

Entry on March 12 for pension card holders is $10 at the gate. Contact me by email for a special early bird deal.

Silverwater Street and Custom Motorcycle Show Trophy Categories

Bike Awards                                                              Sponsors

Best Bike at Show                                           Shannons Insurance

Peoples Choice                                               Shannons Insurance

Best Club Display                                          Shannons Inurance

Best Trade-Dianne Fenech Memorial Trophy    Brotherhood CMC

Best Chopper                                                 M C A

Best Engineered Bike                                  Bikers Australia

Best Custom American                              Victory Motorcycles

Best Custom British                                    Northside Motorcycles          

Best Custom Japanese                              VCM Cycle Seats

Best Custom Paint                                      South Coast Customs

Best Stock American                                 Sy’s Harley Davidson

Best Stock British                                       Bikebiz

Best Stock Japanese                                  Shannons Insurance

Best Stock Paint                                          Advanced Auto Paint

Best European                                             Shannons Insurance

Best Sportster                                              Maverick Motorcycles

Best Sports Bike                                           Bikers Australia

Best Trike                                                       Oztrikes

Best Sidecar                                                  Chivos Tyres

Best Pre-1980                                  Metropolitan Motorcycle Spares

Best Vintage                                                 Bub’s Customs

Best Rat Bike                                                Diggers MC

Meguiars Custom and Classic Car Show: Trophy Categories

Best Car of the Show     Peoples Choice     Best Club Display

  1. Hot Rod : Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored
  2. Street Machine : Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored
  3. Classic : Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored
  4. Two Door: Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored
  5. GM : Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored
  6. Ford: Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored
  7. Torana: Best Original, Best Modified, Best Restored

NB : All category winners receive a trophy. As well Best Car of Show wins $300, Peoples Choice wins $200 and Best Club Display wins $100 as well.

Meguiars Car Care products will be given out in the sponsor’s bags for the first 40 competition entries and as door prizes during the day.

All trophies are sponsored by Shannons Insurance and all judges decisions are final.

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In late October 2010 NSW Roads Minister David Borger formally launched the 2011 Silverwater Motor Festival. Gathering with various hot rod, torana and motorcycle enthusiasts, Mr Borger spoke warmly about this family friendly event and encouraged the local community to support it.


Some 2011 Silverwater Pics

The 2011 Silverwater Motor Festival attracted a large number of excellent motorcycle and cars. Highlights amongst the displays were some terriffic club stands ranging from Toranas to BSAs, Harleys to race machinery.

Thanks to all the sponsors listed above and to all those who entered their vehicles, ran trade and club displays and especially to those who came to look at the cars and motorcycles that we love!

Just click on the picture to see it in full!!!