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03-May-2015
03-May-2015

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Arthur Blizzard Hill on the Mount Panarama racing circuit commemorates Arthur Blizzard for his contribution in the development of motor racing at Mount Panorama.

Arthur Blizzard officiated at all motorcycle meetings conducted at Oran Park since its inaugural meeting in 1963. He officiated at most motorcycle meetings conducted at Amaroo Park since its inaugural meeting in 1964 and officiated at every motorcycle meeting at Mt. Panorama, Bathurst from 1951 to 1993. (A total of 40 years) commencing as a Flag Marshal and graduated to Event Director. He was made an Honorary Citizen of Bathurst in 1985. He died in 1995. 

 

 

 

 

 

Location

Address:Panorama Avenue, National Motor Racing Museum, Bathurst, 2795
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.438471
Long: 149.555969
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 2nd November, 1997
Front Inscription

                Bathurst City Council
                          THE
           ARTHUR BLIZZARD HILL

In recognition of the unique contribution made by Arthur Blizzard
       to
motor racing at Mount Panorama
       o
fficially named by Mrs Jan Blizzard
                    2 November 1997

C Pilkin  General Manager
Ian Macintosh  Mayor of Bathurst

Source: MA
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