How this GP has raised $700k sitting down

My Interesting Life

Dr Warwick Mackay has a passion for stirring up dust on the road.

He’s clocked up more than 120,000km on mainly dirt roads, gone through litres of red wine, numerous tyres, motors and windscreens. But his car and co-driver have been resilient companions.

In more than 34 charity outback motor events, Dr Warwick Mackay — aka Dr Chev — has also raised $700,000 for good causes since his first rally 27 years ago.

Most of the time he’s been accompanied by the same car, a 1974 Chevrolet wagon, and the same navigator,