Richard Allen has been a journalist for over twenty years and has written on a wide variety of subjects for the Australian Financial Review, the Age, Good Weekend magazine, the Sunday Telegraph (UK) and BRW. His previous books include Shimmering Spokes- One Australian's 16,000 Kilometre Odyssey and Recollections of a Remarkable Age. Kimbal Baker is a Melbourne-based freelance photographer with more than thirty years experience. His images have been published in many Australian and overseas publications, and he has worked for Agence France-Presse and ACP publications. His previous books include Grammar, The Capital Golf Club, The National Golf Club, Golf Courses of the Mornington Peninsula and Moonah Links.