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RAAF Wagga Aviation Heritage Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A fantastic display of Air Force memorabilia

This a great display of items that have been gathered over the years to preserve and display for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Graham J
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
Interesting place

Wonderful history on the RAAF and local base over the last decades. Great displays with authentic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Papalite
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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The RAAF Wagga Aviation Heritage Centre showcases Air Force history, along with representing the significant involvement of the RAAF in the Riverina region of New South Wales. The static display aircraft next to the Aviation Heritage Centre...more
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Sturt Highway, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales 2651, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This a great display of items that have been gathered over the years to preserve and display for the benefit of future generations. From the Gate Guardians (a Canberra Bomber, a Gloster Meteor, a F111, A Machi MB326 and a Dassault Mirage) to the many...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Graham J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful history on the RAAF and local base over the last decades. Great displays with authentic artefacts and photos

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Papalite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For decades I've driven past on my way in and out of Wagga .... always in a rush. This time, with a day to spare pre Xmas Eve, we saw the flags out and put the brakes on! It was great to check out the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GabrielleP90
NigelW1227, Manager at RAAF Wagga Aviation Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Gabrielle, I am glad to hear you enjoyed our Aviation Heritage Centre and thank you for the kind words about my volunteer host officers. They do a great job and are very passionate about their centre and the artefacts on diaplay.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great museum to visit. We had some lovely talks with the staff there as well. We have fond memories of this visit and will visit again soon

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank deidre222
NigelW1227, Manager at RAAF Wagga Aviation Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The volunteers love to talk about the history of the base, the artefacts and love to hear your stories. Thanks for visited and the nice comments.

Reviewed 29 October 2018

I got dragged along to this but ended up really enjoying it - and stayed far longer than I intended. It's an intimate little heritage centre, but the people are knowledgeable and so, so friendly. On display are some remarkable pieces of our military history...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ShambyShamby
NigelW1227, Manager at RAAF Wagga Aviation Heritage Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm glad someone dragged you along to see our centre, but even happier that you loved it and spent the time to engage the Volunteer Host Officers. Hope yoy come back as we have recently launched our 31SQN Beaufighter Exhibition in the Community Room in...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

A great place to visit particularly if you have an interest in the RAAF and /or aviation in general. Great presentation of the history of the RAAF in the area and Wagga Base. Worth allowing an hour or more to soak it all in. Easy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kelvin S
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Went in for a “quick look” and a lovely gentleman called Ted in full uniform gave me a great tour of the place. Very interesting and informative.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mattius_K
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This ya a great way to spend a couple of hours. The aircraft are all original and have all seen service in the RAAF. You can walk around them, up close and read about their history. The base was formally a flying training base for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Papalite
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Not my thing but some interesting rooms the men in the group I think enjoyed it more than the lladies

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Maureen W
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Interesting exhibit plus get up close and personal to the planes. Worth calling in if you are passing interesting exhibit.

Date of experience: April 2018
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