Entries for the 6th Annual CLASSIC JAPAN car and bike show are now open.

  • Date: Sunday, December 4, 2016
  • Venue: Como Park North, South Yarra. Melbourne, Australia.
  • Address: Alexandra Ave & Williams Road, South Yarra.


You must pre-enter the show and pay online to display your vehicle, their will be no entries on the day.

Entry to display your vehicle is $15 per car and $10 per motorbike and includes a Classic Japan 2016 Sticker and donation to the events chosen charity. Payment is handled by the secure PayPal system, you can make your payment with a PayPal account or your debit/credit card.

There are only 600 spaces available of which 50 are reserved for motorbikes – all on a first in basis.


Eligibility Criteria:

There is no judging or awards at Classic Japan. Vehicles of all condition are welcome to enter as they all play an equal role in telling the history of automotive manufacturing and design from the Japanese brands. The following are the only conditions for entry.

  • Japanese vehicle. (determined by chassis manufacturer, location vehicle was built does not matter)
  • Built up to Dec 31st, 1991.
  • Aussie re-branded versions are also accepted (Eg: Holden (Isuzu) Gemini & Chrysler (Mitsubishi) Galant or Colt etc)
  • If your unsure of your vehicles eligibility please send us a message via the Facebook page or email [email protected]


Spectator Entry is FREE – please note there is very limited parking close by.

Food, drinks and merchandise will all be available on the day. While some vendors have card facilities it is advised to plan ahead as there are no ATM’s in the local vicinity.

Vendors, merchandise and our chosen event charity will be announced in the lead up to the day.


Event Schedule:

  • 7:00am – 8:00am. Vendor set up and trailered vehicle arrival.
  • 8:00am – 9:30am. Gates open for entrant arrival.
  • 9:30am. Event opening ceremony.
  • 9:30am – 2:00pm. Gates Closed (No vehicles to be moved or started during this time).
  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm. Gates open for entrant exit.
  • 3:00pm. Event closed.


Please note: Once your vehicle is parked on the grounds it cannot be moved or leave until after 2pm. (No exceptions)


Don’t forget to use the hashtag #ClassicJapan in your posts on Facebook and Instagram.