Adamstown – Some Interesting Facts

Adamstown was originally named after Thomas Adam, a builder and contractor who settled in Newcastle in 1846.   Adamstown was a small community made up mainly of mine workers. It was established in 1869, some of these miners worked for the Borehole mine at Hamilton and the Waratah mine.   During the 1870s Adamstown was …

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Peter Brock

Did You Know? Peter Geoffrey Brock was born on February 26th, 1945 in Richmond Victoria. He is known for being a popular and successful motor racing driver. Peter will always be known as The Legend of Racing.   Peter has many known nicknames such as ‘Peter Perfect’, ‘The king of the Mountain’ and ‘Brocky’.   …