Re-emerging from Lockdown
Australian Street Rodding|January 2021
What it means to be able to get your street rod out and play with it
LARRY O'TOOLE

After what seems like an eternity of being very restricted in movement, the recent few weeks have seen most of Australia reemerge from severe COVID lockdown status and we can look forward to having fun with our cars again. While large events will be a while coming back, for the simple reason it takes time to organise such large scale outings, smaller cruise style events are already getting back up to speed. Queensland was early off the mark in this regard, having had to endure fewer restrictions than most other states, but now even here in our home state of Victoria, things are on the move again.

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