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Flying Boat Museum

Willakool Dve | Catalina Park, Lake Boga, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5037 2850
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A must.

This is a fantastic museum. The memorabilia displayed is amazing. And there is a flying boat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lee G
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Perth, Australia
AUSTRALIA'S WW2 SECRET

Glad we ventured out from Swan Valley to view this amazing display of the Catalina, WW2 memorabilia... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul R
,
Warnervale, Australia
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Willakool Dve | Catalina Park, Lake Boga, Victoria, Australia
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+61 3 5037 2850

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fantastic museum. The memorabilia displayed is amazing. And there is a flying boat inside too. The movie shown about the RAAF base was very imformative. They have a fully decked out bunker. I thoroughly enjoyed the time we spent. Congratulations to everyone...More

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Glad we ventured out from Swan Valley to view this amazing display of the Catalina, WW2 memorabilia and the secret bunker. Welcomed by Bondy who is obviously very passionate about this museum. Bondy gave us an overview suggested we inspect the bunker first which contained...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic hidden gem. We were so surprised when we came upon this museum. Very worth a visit . The Lyons club have done an awesome job developing and preserving this historical site

Thank Kim-Maree I
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Discovered the Flying Boat Museum while camping in Swan Hill over Easter. Didn't have great expectations but was blown away by the exhibits, the information video, the bunker visit and the friendly and knowledgeable volunteer staff. I highly recommend a visit for people with an...More

Thank Lindsay360
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We went to Lake Boga so that we could go to the Flying Boat Museum. Very interesting place to visit and one that should not be missed. You are able to sit down and watch a short commentated film about the history of the Flying...More

Thank Edith B
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Yes, even the ladies enjoyed themselves at the Lake Boga Flying Boat Museum, you can walk up a couple of steps and look inside a real plane, note the authenticity of the Museum artefacts, classically done exhibitions. Go down the bunker listen to the radio...More

Thank Seaton29
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

What a lovely museum run by committed volunteers . Hubby was impressed on seeing a Catalina airplane , seeing the historical photos, equipment ,letters etc held in the museum. What a history to be remembered by the locals and visitors , and how important lake...More

Thank MarimBendigo
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit to see the Catalina in it's restored state.....very nicely on display in the museum shed. We started with a twenty minute movie about Lake Boga's roll in the war and the Catalinas. Around the museum is a lot of memorabilia and items...More

Thank malleegirl
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My parents and I visited this museum and the gentleman there was so enthusiastic about everything, it was so informative. I went for a walk down in the bunker which was interesting, then we watched a 20 minute movie on the history of Lake Boga...More

Thank kimaccessofficecom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We started off by watching a video which not only had us teary but so thankful these brave people protected our country. Then spent couple of hours taking everything in. The Lions Club have done an amazing job protecting this history and is a credit...More

Thank Sheryl D
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Cheryl A
What are the opening days and hours please?
28 February 2015|
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Response from Susie P | Reviewed this property |
The Museum is open 9.00am -4.00pm every day except Xmas day.
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Do Concession Card holders get a discount on their entry fee?
9 February 2015|
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Response from Scott S | Reviewed this property |
yes
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