CAHS Meeting & Museum Events Programme - 2019

Unless otherwise stated:

1. Meetings commence at 12 noon sharp.

2. Meetings are on the second Wednesday of every second month.

3. A light lunch is available following each meeting. Cost is $4.00.

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

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


Airways Museum Open Day:

24 November
(Sunday). 10 am to 5 pm. Note the change of date!
The Great 1919 England-Australia Air Race - details


Programme of Meetings:


20 February (note this is a Tuesday)
Visit to the Melbourne Tram Museum,
Hawthorn - RSVP essential

10 April
Speaker: Mr John Willis OAM
Subject: Gippsland's Air War of 1918

12 June
Mr Frank Staig
Subject: David Staig, Aviator

14 August
Annual General Meeting followed by...
Speaker: Mr Paul Sheehan
Subject: The Early Days of Tasman Empire Airways Ltd. (TEAL)

9 October
Speaker: Mr Phil Vabre, Vice-President CAHS
Subject: From Flying to Spying: DCA in Portuguese Timor, 1941-42

11 December
Speaker: TBA
Subject: TBA


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.

10 May
Airways! - details

6 September
Theme: Time to Survive - details


Slide Night at the Airways Museum:

Saturday TBA in 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 last year's poster


Click here for the programmes for 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

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