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TAVAS Aviation Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Staff informative, accurate, friendly and helpful. Museum spotless with very interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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An outstanding early aviation museum in all respects, not only immaculately presented aircraft but... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Trevor D
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Fun adventure for the entire family - TAVAS living early aviation display. The most unique aviation museum in Australia. The only museum in this country that concentrates solely on the first 30 years of powered flight - and houses the only...more
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Caboolture Airfield 157 McNaught Rd | Hangar 106, Caboolture, Queensland 4510, Australia
+61 7 5495 7069
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff informative, accurate, friendly and helpful. Museum spotless with very interesting information and aircraft and displays. A must for anyone interested in flying history and or early aviation. Ron and Elisabeth Jamison November 2018

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

An outstanding early aviation museum in all respects, not only immaculately presented aircraft but also the background information provided and details on the flying aces. As an aviation buff, it exceeded my expectations in all areas.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trevor D
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Lovely set up and good range of planes and information. 12yr old Son enjoyed the visit. Friendly volunteers. We spent an hour on a wet day having a wander around.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

I must say, The Australian Vintage Aviation Society museum is without peer. The aircraft on display are not hidden behind barriers, the history of the early days of aviation is presented on large, easy to read panels on the hanger walls, and the staff are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MarkJ4198
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Great little museum covering the early days of fixed wing powered flight. Great section on the 8 Australian squadrons of WW1 and some of the little known Australian fighter aces. Many of the planes are airworthy and apparently are taken out once a year which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve C
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I thought I was quite knowledgeable on this period of aviation development, but TAVAS cover a lot that I wasn’t aware of. Both my wife and I enjoyed it immensely and learnt a lot while there. If you have any interest at all in flying...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dutchy 7
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Great little museum with quality working aircraft and great staff. Plenty of relevant info for the readers, the history research is excellent. Interesting, clean and well presented. Well done TAVAS, will definitely be back and will recommend to others.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t expecting much when I first walked in so I was very surprised to see such a clean and well maintained museum. The layout is simple and easy to follow and I thoroughly enjoyed my time there. The collection of aircraft was very interesting,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Simon G
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I was astounded at the quality and range of working aircraft on display, the quality of the historical information and the easy manner of the writing and displays. The hours ticked by without me knowing. The volunteers have fantastic knowledge and bring alive the life...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peter K
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

TAVAS, what a fantastic place to visit. I had expected to spend, at most an hour here. Over 2 hours later my wife phoned me asking if I had actually forgotten her. "Ah no, just so much to see and take in here." Nathalie and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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