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Queensland Air Museum

7 Pathfinder Drive, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
(07) 5492 5930
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Ranked #3 of 18 attractions in Caloundra
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Excellent collection of aircrafts including F111. Don't take the partner if has no interest in airplanes! It only will hinder your observation.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We only spent a few hours here but could have easily stayed for at least half a day. Lots of great aircraft and friendly volunteers happy to share some fantastic tales about the planes. The F1-11 is the shiny new attraction and is definitely worth a visit, especially on the museum's open cockpit day. However, even if you don't visit... More

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Cairns, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Have just spent a day at the Queensland Air Museum, it was their Open Cockpit Weekend that is held once a year in the June - July school holidays. Value for money and very friendly staff. The museum is worthwhile visiting at any time of the year. Check out their website for the various activities that are held throughout the... More

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Caloundra, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great display, how these guys have done the restoration work for no monetary gain is unbelievable. It is a great collection and display.

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I've wanted to see this museum since I was in my early teens hearing about an epic story bringing back three jets that would have otherwise met an end as soda cans. The jet that captured my imagination was one never operated in Australia, the De Havilland FAW.2 Sea Vixen. To finally see it was a sight. Plus the fact... More

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Perth, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I recently visited here with my wife while we holidaying on the Sunshine Coast. Even though the wife was reluctant before getting there, she ended up enjoying our visit. What amazed me was the range of aircraft and other displays. Every time I looked I found something different that I didn't see the first time around. I would highly recommend... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Hubby totally loved this. Took many pics of the old planes. Great historic value. We were charmed to find one that had been in Singapore!

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Queensland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Quensland Air Museum is close to the Caloundra CBD. It is a community owned museum preserving Australia's civil and military air history and heritage. It houses Australia's biggest collection and displays of aircraft history and exhibitions. Be prepared to spend several hours to fully appreciate the many and varied aircraft on display. The highlight is the F111 which is in... More

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Caloundra, Australia
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78 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

I took my eldest son here for a morning as we live not far and have never been. This was a great way to spend the morning, lots of aircraft to see and read about and other great air memorabilia too. I would definitely have this on my to do list on the Sunshine Coast.

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Bribie Island, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Huge display of aircraft's, memorabilia, F111 is massive,public jets, army, navy and air force, little planes, helicopters absolutely mind boggling. engine displays, friendly helpful staff who are passionate and knowledgeable in regards to aircraft's and their history. Good value for money.It was enjoyable to watch my husband look at the displays like kids would look into a lolly shop. Great... More

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