Dave chats with V8 Supercar dual series winner and NASCAR race winner Marcos Ambrose who has left the sport to develop his new tourism venture Thousand Lakes Lodge near Lake Augusta in the Central Highlands.

Marcos  provides insights into the lessons he has learned as an elite sportsperson and applying them to developing a tourism business in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area in the Central Highlands

He added he  was extremely excited to be back in Tasmania and involved in the tourism industry.

Marcos Ambrose says Driving a race car and developing a new tourism product may seem worlds apart, however, it’s been surprising to experience the similarities between rising up the ranks of professional sport and developing a new tourism product.

 

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