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Museum of Australian Army Flying

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Address: Army Airfield, Oakey, Queensland 4401, Australia
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+61 7 4691 7666
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Wed - Sun 10:00 - 15:00

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Friendly staff, well curated, and loved the chinook

We arrived on the day the Chinook was being placed and cleaned up - very exciting The staff direct you where to see the exhibits and the place was very clean and well presented... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 November 2016
Sydney, Australia
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Bathurst, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Took the grandchildren to the Army Flying Museum during the Christmas School holidays.....CLOSED. Great for tourists, NOT.

Thank Janice N
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We arrived on the day the Chinook was being placed and cleaned up - very exciting The staff direct you where to see the exhibits and the place was very clean and well presented, very much worth visiting, like many others we made a special trip and it was worth it.

Thank boski
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This attraction is a "must do" if you enjoy a road trip with a destination and like to experience Australian Aviation history.. If travelling from the southern suburbs of Brisbane we completed the 330km round trip in a day with an early start. A stop on the way for a coffee, then to Picnic Point in Toowoomba to take in... More 

Thank Brock C
New south wales
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This little museum is well worth a visit. Cannot believe the collection of planes, helicopters and memorabillia. Well worth a visit

Thank mamanewsouthwales
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We really enjoyed this attraction very informative lots of planes and memorability with stories and information on each item I really would have liked a tour and fair value as a lot of places are making admission to expensive to visit

Thank Alan B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Both my father and kids loved this museum located in Oakey. Has many aircraft to view, and small kids play area where kids can colour in and ride in you planes. Very spacious, plenty of seating to rest. Guided tours able to be pre booked. Well stocked gift shop.

Thank Sbegles
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

We visited some local attractions while we were at a nearby festival and this Museum was very well presented very user friendly and very informative.

Thank MichaelandTherese
Goombungee, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Great family day outing, reasonably priced, plenty to see, features History lesson for all the family

Thank Sandra S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This a great museum smaller but of the same calibre as the Qantas museum in Longreach. It has a kids corner where they can colour in, dress and and sit in model planes. It is amazing to see the old planes that were used in WW1 - pilots were very brave.

Thank Anne N
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

This museum is part of the Australian Army Museum network tracing Australia's involvement in both war and peacekeeping operations. The Oakey museum concentrates on army military aviation and has quite a few air fat from the Vietnam war era used by the army, primarily helicopters and light aircraft. It also features replicas of some WW1 aircraft. The museum is quite... More 

Thank David S

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