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What a spectacular museum/hall of fame/aviation interest. So very well presented, interactiv... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LazyDays4Us
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Noosa, Australia
Excellent Exhibition & more

The HH of Aviation is well worth visiting. The venue is on the Bundaberg botanical gardens. In... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter S
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Reviewed yesterday

What a spectacular museum/hall of fame/aviation interest. So very well presented, interactiv & interesting. So much to take in, enjoy at leisure. 10/10 for letting you play dress ups, taking a photo, and emailing it...for free!! Hubby is an avid aviation fan and he loved...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The HH of Aviation is well worth visiting. The venue is on the Bundaberg botanical gardens. In addition there is the Historical museum and Fairymead House to explore as well. Each of the venues are well presented and require quite a few hours, at least...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing insight into the past aviation history, not only for Bundaberg, but the whole world. Great displays and interactive experiences. Well worth having a look at, Located in the Bundaberg botanical gardens.

Thank June-Ian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 1926 Armstrong Siddeley Tourer used by Hinkler in the Welcome Home parade in Queen Street Brisbane on 3rd March 1928 is now added to the display in the Hinkler Hall of Aviation. It adds another important element to the display. It has been lovingly...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an enjoyable time for us to have a look at and learn a little bit of history at the same time. Well worth a look. Allow a bit of time to wander and take everything in.

Thank Fiona W
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed the Hinkler experience!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small but perfectly formed - the Hinkler Hall of Aviation in a nutshell. I arrived knowing only that Hinkler was a famous aviator, and left with a glimpse into the psyche of a true Aussie hero thanks to this well crafted celebration of a life...More

Thank John R
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. What lovely words to describe the soaring exhibition Hall which brings to life the amazing stories and adventures of our hometown hero, Bert Hinkler. We are glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A captivating, informative, interactive museum which enlightened us about the amazing history of Bundaberg's favourite daredevil genius son whose name graces streets and shopping centres. It is large enough to allow for thorough exploration without becoming tired or bored. No stairs in the museum...only the...More

Thank Elise g G
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. The word Hinkler is synonymous with Bundaberg, with many man-made and natural areas in the region named after Bundaberg’s favourite son. The many amazing stories from his life provide the...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Worthy tribute to Hinkler. Some good planes and history. Kids loved the airplane simulators. My favourite was the diarama.More

Thank alstar70
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. The Hinkler Hall of Aviation caters for all ages and interests with numerous static and interactive displays to enjoy at your own pace. The diorama is a wonderful glimpse back...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

My grandson and I had a great time here this morning, the layout is great, the information supplied and shown in the movies is well done and teaches so much to all ages. The three simulators of different planes were a very popular part of...More

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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We were very happy to hear both you and your grandson had a wonderful time within the Hinkler Hall of Aviation. There really is something for all ages to enjoy....More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Excellent recapture of the life of Bert Hinkler with the recreation of his planes, old car and house from London. This is a must visit when you come to Bundaberg as it is located in the Botanical gardens and the story of his life is...More

Thank Allan G
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Hinkler Hall of Aviation and the beautiful Bundaberg Botanic Gardens. Thank you for visiting!

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