History

Remembering an Australian legend

Sir Jack Brabham, bust on view at the National Portrait Gallery

by Monica Lindemann on 1 July, 2014

Over the weekend I took the opportunity to visit the National Portrait Gallery to view the very impressive bronze sculpture of Sir Jack Brabham. Until I was informed by one of our Royal Daimler Project partners, I hadn’t been aware that it was on display. If you attend the Gallery, you’ll find Sir Jack very prominently positioned at the enterance to the main gallery.

Below is a transcription of the text panel that accompanies the Bronze, acknowledging Sir Jack’s incredible sporting achievements.

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Conservation, Fundraising campaign, Uncategorized

Rolling out the royal cars

by Catrina Vignando on 6 March, 2014

RACA members at the NMA

The dust covers came off, the conservation team were on hand and the engines came to life at the National Museum of Australia in Canberra. Continue reading “Rolling out the royal cars”