Canberra hosts Australia's hottest Street Machine summer nationals festival every January
Crowds walk among hot rods and street machines on display at the Summernats held every January in Canberra

The Street Machine Summer Nationals aka Summernats

​It’s revhead heaven in the capital when Summernats comes to town. Gleaming, high performance street machines of all shapes and sizes are paraded by their proud owners at Australia’s ultimate car show and street machine festival held at Canberra's Exhibition Park every year.

In early January every year, Summernats is the place to be to see Australia’s top street machine judging competition, the world’s best burnout battle, precision driving demonstrations and one of the nation’s biggest motor retail trade shows.

The entertainment hots up off the track, with major Australian music acts lining up to perform in the evenings.

You can find tickets, entry and registration details as they are release for the 2017 event on the Summernats website.

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