“This is about camaraderie and community, just as much as making and breaking records.”
She says Silverton, which is only 15 minutes west of Broken Hill, was chosen as an “historical Aussie backdrop” with a “good infrastructure of hotels and eateries”.
“If it isn’t on your bucket list to visit, it should be, and this event will tick a few boxes for many folk.
“Plus, it is taking traffic out to the country regions that need support for both morale and the economy. Short of doing a rain dance, country Australia and locals are very appreciative of these events.”
The event now has the sultry catch phrase of “C U N Silvo”.