At a packed Clare Valley Wine, Food and Tourism Centre on Friday night an eager crowd gathered for the launch of Burt Surmon’s book On a Clare day.
It talks about the life of he and wife Jeni and their move to the Clare Valley when the took on growing grape vines and producing wine.
Brother John May AM launched the book with the help of Wakefield Press publisher (Wakefield Press published the book) Michael Bollen.
Distinguished guests and friends joined in with the celebrations of Mr Surmon’s book launch.
A couple of chapters were read out and enjoyed by those in attendance before Mr Surmon took the liberty of signing purchased copies.