CAHS Meeting Programme - 2007

Unless otherwise stated:

1. Meetings commence at 1.00 pm sharp.

2. A light lunch is available from 12 noon prior to each meeting. Cost is $2.00.

3. Meetings are at the Airways Museum - click here for location details.

4. Financial members receive a Meeting Notice ten days prior to each meeting.


Airways Museum Open Day:

24th November
(Saturday). 10 am to 5 pm.
Theme: Essendon: The First Melbourne Airport 1921-1971 - Special Photographic Exhibition

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Programme of Meetings:


14 February
Visit to Latrobe's Cottage and Government House, Melbourne. Cost $10 per person. For details and bookings, please contact Brian Wise on 9842 3729

11 April
Subject: Lessons learned from several interesting non-fatal aircraft accidents.
Speaker: Don Whalley

13 June
Subject: "The life of Guy Menzies - The Forgotten Flyer".
Speaker: Dr Max Wearne

26 June - Special Meeting
Presentation of wreckage from the crash of ANA DC-4 VH-ANA. 12.30 pm for 1 pm. Mr Macarthur Job OAM and Mr Grahame Higgs will give a short lecture followed by the wreckage presentation. Read the Media Release (.pdf file). Click here for a report

8 August
Annual General Meeting

10 October
Subject: Experiences as District Airport Inspector for the Cairns District, 1952 - 1959
Speaker: Mr Jack Arnold

12 December
Unfortunately the scheduled talk by Tom Moyle will not be possible due to Mr Moyle's ill health. Geoff Goodall will present a talk in his place: By Flying Boat to Lord Howe Island.
Please note that this meeting commences at 12 noon and is followed by a BBQ lunch, cost $5.00.


Friday Night Film Shows:

Featuring some of the 16mm films from our archive. Museum opens at 6.30 pm and the film show starts at 7.30pm. Tea & coffee at interval. Admission $2.

11 May
Theme: Low Visibility Approaches - click here for details

7 September
Theme: Aussie Aviation - click here for details


Click here for the programmes for 2004 2005 2006

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