Casino Truck Show online entres now open

THE news you have all been waiting for – registrations are now open for the 2023 North Coast Petroleum Casino Truck Show, to be held on Saturday 5 August.

Registration is $30 per truck, including competition entry and parking in the event precinct. Online registrations go into the draw to win an amazing Engel prize pack,  which includes a 40-litre anniversary fridge.

Entries can be made online at or by registering on the day from 6am at the Casino industrial estate.

With just a month to go, this is the chance for individuals and companies to play a central role in the greatest truck show in the southern hemisphere and be part of its huge 10th-anniversary celebration.

It is predicted this year’s 10th-anniversary event will top last year’s numbers, which saw 375 trucks filled the main streets of Casino.

North Coast Petroleum continues to support the Casino Truck Show as naming rights sponsor, and the Casino Truck Show is proud and thankful to Mick McKinlay and his team for their unwavering support of the greatest truck show in the southern hemisphere.

The 2023 NCP Casino Truck Show will start at 10am with the Legendary Highway Lights truck parade. Following will be a fabulous family fun day, including live entertainment children’s amusement rides, food, and beverage vendors, and much more.

Trophies sponsored by the Brown & Hurley Group will be presented to more than 80 winners and placegetters in 16 categories.

The premier award for the show, the Tiny Lollback Rig of the Show, comes with $1000 in prizemoney along with some unique, one-off 6061 Billet goodies, crafted by Monkey Spunk Fabrications, as well as the towering Rig of the Show trophy and the winner’s name etched on the plaque.

The TTSC Group exclusive Top Five Judged Elite Series awards each winner $500, and the Dawson’s Haulage Best Fleet Series offers $800 for first place, $600 for second and $400 for third.

Truckwriters and MasterArt Designs have teamed up to support the Best Paint trophies, while the Royans Group has come on board to deliver the Industry Pride and Passion awards – a new category for 2023.

Event Ambassador Jon Kelly, from Heavy Haulage Assets, will set the wow factor with an elaborate display of trucks. Jon has been attending the Truck Show since its inception; his support and promotion has been immeasurable to say the least.

There will be plenty to keep the crowd entertained with the exciting Country Mud band rocking out the tunes throughout the day, sponsored by Robuk Engineering, which also sponsors one of our new categories for 2023, the Robuk Randoms.

The Tyrepower Airtime FMX show, featuring some of Australia’s top freestyle motocross riders, will fly through the skies to round out the big day of fun.

The popular Wildlife Twins will be entertaining young and old alike with their unique show, while balloon artists, face-painters, clowns and stilt walkers will provide all-day entertainment.

Bring the entire family along to the Casino Truck Show’s 10th-anniversary celebration and be part of making one of Australia’s leading truck shows bigger and better.

Categories are:


Best Restoration – First and Runner Up

Best Historic – First and Runner Up

Best Classic – First and Runner Up

Best Sponsors Display Impressive Owner Operator x 3
Notable Company Representation x 3 Best Car Carrier

Best Tipper – Bulk

Best Tipper – Civil

Royans Group

Industry Pride and Passion x 5

Best Rig 0-1 years

Best Rig 1-5 years

Best Rig 5-10 years

Best Rig 10-15 years

Best Rig 15-20 years

Best Rig 20-25 years Best Rig 25 plus years

Best Tanker

Best Refrigerated

Best General Freight

Best Heavy Recovery – First and Runner Up

Best Log Truck – First and Runner Up

Best Livestock Truck – First and Runner Up

Best Heavy Haulage – First and Runner Up

Robuk Engineering

She’s Done A Bit

The Things A Banga

That’s Smick

It’s Phat

Sharp As

Looking Large

Best 2470 Local Truck Best Japanese

Best European – First and Runner Up

Dawson’s Haulage

Best Fleet – 3rd, 2nd, 1st

Best Service Vehicle

Best Specialised

Best Tilt-Tray

Best Rigid – First and Runner Up

Best Ford/Stirling

Best Freightliner – First and Runner Up

Best Western Star – First and Runner Up

Best Peterbilt – First and Runner Up

Best Mack – First and Runner Up

Best Kenworth – First and Runner Up

TTSC Group

Judged Elite x5

Best Day Cab

Best Bonnetted

Best Cabover

Best Custom Truck

Best Engine Bay

MasterArt Designs and Truckwriters

Best Airbrush and Artwork

Best Traditional Paint

Best Signwriting, Line and Scroll Best Overall Paint

The Tiny Lollback Rig of the Show


The NCP Casino Truck Show is a strictly bob-tail/rigid event only. Anyone arriving on the day with trailer/s or dog trailers in tow will be asked to leave the assembly area to unhook before rejoining.

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