CAHS Meeting & Museum Events Programme - 2014

Unless otherwise stated:

1. Meetings commence at 12 noon sharp.

2. A light lunch is available following each meeting. Cost is $3.00.

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

4. Visitors are most welcome. Financial members receive a Meeting Notice ten days prior to each meeting.


Airways Museum Open Day:

8 November
(Saturday). 10 am to 5 pm.
Macarthur 'Mac' Job: A Life in Aviation - details


Programme of Meetings:


12 February
Visit to the Australian Gliding Museum, Bacchus Marsh aerodrome

9 April
Speaker: Mr Phil Vabre, CAHS Vice President
Subject: Solving Circe - the 72 year mystery of a lost Qantas flying boat

11 June
Speaker: Mr James Kimpton AM
Subject: Perspectives on Australian Aviation Policy, 1983-1999

13 August
Annual General Meeting and the screening of a film from the archives

8 October
Speaker: Mr John McCulloch
Subject: The 1934 MacRobertson Air Race: Behind the Scenes at DCA and Elsewhere

10 December
Speaker: Mr Geoff Goodall
Subject: Aviation and Life in Soviet Georgia


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 7.30 pm. Tea & coffee at interval. Admission by gold coin donation.

2 May
Theme: Boeing 747 - 45 years! details

5 September
Theme: The Airways details


Slide Night at the Airways Museum:

Saturday 19 July

  • 3.30 pm till late - come and go any time
  • bring along 20 of your favourite aviation images (plus another 20 in reserve - to be shown if time permits)
  • formats accepted: slide, jpeg, tiff, Powerpoint presentation
  • we will order pizza about 7 pm - $10 a head if you want to be in it
  • click here for the poster


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