Sir Peter Blake was New Zealand’s Ellen Mac Arthur, a man who broke or redefined every racing record in the world of sail, and did so with unflappable panache.Sir Peter Blake: An Amazing Life (2004), Alan Sefton’s account of Blake’s life and his winning Whitbread campaign, is edge-of-the-seat stuff even now. It doesn’t matter: Andre Agassi’s autobiography Open (2009) is so well-written it skims straight over all the usual literary boundaries. In 1968, Donald Crowhurst set out to sail the world in pursuit of solvency.Who will transfer you to Historic Keppel Street for an early lunch (own expense) prior to commencing the tour.Your first visit is a guided tour of Ben Chifley’s home to Discover the life of one of Australia’s great Prime Ministers and the challenges of the 1940’s in a World War II house museum. Departing Sydney on the Central West XPT in First Class seats.Sit back, relaxing and enjoying the scenery as you are whisked away over the Blue Mountains through to the Bathurst.Situated in the heart of Bathurst, the Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum is the home of the internationally renowned Somerville Collection.
Mount Panorama is the premier motor racing circuit in Australia.
The motel has its own bistro and is only a short walk from restaurants & hotels.
Today your destination is Mayfield Gardens but there will be a couple of interesting stops along the way.
Close to 2000 fossil and mineral specimens are displayed in two main exhibitions – the Master Foods Fossil Gallery and the Minerals Gallery.
At the completion of your touring you will be transferred to your centrally located motel.