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Top of the hill, Mount Panorama, Bathurst

This panorama was taken at Brock's skyline at Mount Panorama in Bathurst. It is possibly the best known Australian car racing track, and hosts the Bathurst 12 hour car race every February and also the Bathurst 1000 in October, when many car racing fans make the trip to Bathurst, while others are glued to their TV's most of the weekend. Some of the better known drivers include Peter Brock, Allan Moffat, Jason Bargwanna, David Brabham, Dick Johnson, Denny Hulme and many others. It has claimed the lives of 16 drivers.

When not being used for car races, the track is comprised of 'normal' streets, open to the public and subject to the usual road rules. Many a 'would be' racer has fallen foul of the law here.

Copyright: John Eggers
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 29/04/2011
Uploaded: 30/04/2011
Updated: 10/03/2015


Tags: mount panorama; bathurst 1000; bathurst; nsw; australia; car; racing; brock; skyline; mountain; straight; the esses; bathurst 12 hour; hardie-ferodo
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