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Great Australian Historic Hotels.

Author: Barry Stone
Publisher: Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 2010.
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On Christmas Eve in 1882 an impromptu game of cricket was organised between the touring English Cricket team and a local side in the grounds of Rupertswood, a 50-room Italianate mansion in Sunbury, 30 minutes drive north of Melbourne. At dinner that night Rupertswood's owner, Lady Janet Clark, marked the visitor's victory by presenting the English captain, Ivo Bligh, with a tiny urn that contained the charred  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Directories
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stone, Barry.
Great Australian Historic Hotels.
Sydney : Allen & Unwin, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Stone
ISBN: 9781742692043 1742692044
OCLC Number: 689997231
Description: 1 online resource (264 pages)
Contents: Half Title; Title Page; Contents; About the Author; Part 1 CBD Hotels; The Windsor Hotel; The Henry Jones Art Hotel; Treasury Heritage Hotel; The Grace Hotel; Hyatt Hotel Canberra; Part 2 Suburban Hotels; The Islington Hotel; Q Station; Fothergills of Freemantle; The Hatton Hotel; Blue Sydney; Part 3 Homesteads; Poltalloch Station; North Bundaleer Homestead; Padthaway Homestead; Bedervale Homestead; Part 4 Country Towns; The Glen Davis Boutique Hotel; Peppers Springs Retreat & Spa; Fitzroy Inn; The Wiss House; New Norcia Hotel; Freeman on Ford; Foxhunter's Return; Vacy Hall. Part 5 Grand MansionsMartindale Hall; Milton Park Country House Hotel; Faversham House; Jenolan Caves House; Rupertswood; Part 6 By the Sea; The Queenscliff Hotel; Coolangatta Estate; Schouten House; Acknowledgements.

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The legend of the Ashes, Australia's sporting Holy Grail, began on the grounds of the historic Australian hotel Rupertswood. Each historic hotel in this collection has an equally interesting story to  Read more...

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