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Evans Head

Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Heritage Aviation Museum

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Definitely worth the visit

Entrance was only $5 and if you wanted to pilot the F111 an extra $10 which included a run down of... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2019
Sydney, Australia
One of the best Aviation Museums in Australia

The F111 is the centre piece of the display and is most impressive but the other exhibits combine... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2019
Bob E
Melbourne, Australia
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61 Memorial Airport Drive, Evans Head, New South Wales 2473, Australia
+61 411 378 998
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Reviewed August 30, 2019

Put together by passionate volunteers, which is great to see and commendable. Not very big but a great way to spend 2 hours. The F11 was the highlight.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

Entrance was only $5 and if you wanted to pilot the F111 an extra $10 which included a run down of instruments etc. The volunteer staff were helpful and interesting. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 17, 2019

The F111 is the centre piece of the display and is most impressive but the other exhibits combine to make the museum a must see. We had an escort who explained a number of exhibits and showed us the interiors of some of the bigger...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bob E
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

The airfield museum is great and have been there every year since it opened. As an ex RAAF officer I very much appreciate the great work being done at this facility and country asset. The facility is well supported by visitors, towns folk, aviation enthusiasts,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

An off the beaten destination for aviation enthusiasts. Only open Saturday and Sunday. Nominal entry fee. And the best part is... a well maintain Aardvark with informative displays and nostalgic photos. The curators charge for a photo in the cockpit. Other exhibits include a MIG-15UTI...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

the visit was great, up close to all planes but more so the F1-11 looking into the cockpit, seeing all the gauges and then the guide giving a detailed description on the workings of the craft.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Perry C
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Payed a visit to see what they had in after hearing that they now had an F111c i used to work on. It's not a huge museum but it has a few planes and some interesting artifacts for Aircraft followers. Of course the tripple 1...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

My first time in Evans Heads and like others, I just happened to spot the sign to this delightful experience. Being Mr. Cynical, I expected to find the rusty remnant of aircraft parts sitting proudly in a well-kept Lion's Park or some such. Well, did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to be visiting Evans during the Great Eastern Fly-In which is held at the Aerodrome every January. It was such an interesting day! So many aircraft to see and the aerial displays were fabulous. The whole family enjoyed the Heritage Museum,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

We we're passing through town and I saw signs for an F-111 museum, so thought I'd go check it out. We were surprised to find them open even on Easter Monday holiday. It was really one of the coolest military exhibits I've been to as...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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