The thrilling tale of an aviation escapade dreamed up by Melbourne's Lord Mayor in the 1930s- a London to Melbourne air race that captured the world's attention and told a remarkable Australian story.
Di Websdale-Morrissey is a non-fiction writer and a teacher. She lives in Melbourne.
'Websdale-Morrissey has a very easy style; she brings the race and its participants alive and has a good eye for the telling detail...this engaging account of a largely forgotten event is full of interest.' * Canberra Weekly *