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WWII 4RSU Tour at Pell Airstrip
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Jun 19, 2018
“Son walking in fathers footsteps”
Nov 5, 2017
“Overlooked But Significant WW2 History Site.”
4REPAIR & SERVICE UNIT TOUR Allow 2.5 to 3 hours Tour Dates and Bookings visit our website or email us. Groups Welcome. The tour includes short walking diversions to various infrastructure and to view collected artefacts from the site. It begins at...more
7847 Stuart Highway | Front Gate of Pell Mell adjacent to the Pell Airstrip which is 10 km north of Adelaide River, Adelaide River, Northern Territory 0846, Australia
+61 8 8976 7006
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Great tour of the old WW2 air feild camp pell. Not much left but what was there was interesting to see and to see where my grandfather & my dads father had served. Gr8 salt of the earth tour guide - thanks Jan.More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank samanthasJ8247VW
Jharht, Owner at WWII 4RSU Tour at Pell Airstrip, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

The 4RSU unit has a unique story and left a unique camp foundation-a very innovative era as recorded by Walter Venn in his book about 4RSU-"Restore to Service". It is especially pleasing to show the sons and daughters of men who served at 4RSU the...More

Reviewed November 5, 2017

WWII 4RSU Tour at Pell Airstrip is one of the most interesting historical tours that I have done in Australia. Australia's important role in WW2 is often overlooked but the history at Pell Airstrip brings it sharply into focus. The tour higlights the location and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Jane M
Jharht, Owner at WWII 4RSU Tour at Pell Airstrip, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2017

Good to have such great interest on the tour, and appreciation of the work of 4RSU unit. Thank you for your review Jan

Reviewed August 12, 2017

A very interesting tour of a key WW2 site with an important role and a human story that particularly highlights Aussie ingenuity and overcoming obstacles. Well preserved with plenty to see and hear. Highly recommended to take the time.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank John W
Jharht, Owner at WWII 4RSU Tour at Pell Airstrip, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our WW2 site tour. Regards Jan

Reviewed May 16, 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this guided tour on a private property near Adelaide River. We didn't know it was a Heritage listed site when we booked the tour, and the history here blew us away. The guide brought the camp site remains to life with the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lyn K
Jharht, Owner at WWII 4RSU Tour at Pell Airstrip, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2017

Thank you for your review, we are delighted to share the history of the Pell Airstrip WWII camp with you.

Reviewed September 13, 2015

This is a must when you are going thru Adelaide River, and if you are a War History buff then worth the drive from Darwin

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Vulcan H
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