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Sir Reginald Ansett Transport Museum

Cnr Ballarat Rd & Riley St, Hamilton, Victoria 3300, Australia
+61 3 5571 2767
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Lost for words

I got a pass out and returned here twice in the same day soooo much to see and do as a fan of... read more

Reviewed today
AndrewMm9
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
History abounds

An excellent and informative collection of the history behind Ansett Airlines whether you’re a... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
GeraldKaren
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“short film” (2 reviews)
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Cnr Ballarat Rd & Riley St, Hamilton, Victoria 3300, Australia
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+61 3 5571 2767
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Reviewed today

I got a pass out and returned here twice in the same day soooo much to see and do as a fan of Aussie aviation I was in my element, funny thing though I posted a couple of pics on Facebook and it auto tagged...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

An excellent and informative collection of the history behind Ansett Airlines whether you’re a flier or not.

1  Thank GeraldKaren
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

This is definitely a great place to visit, even though my experience was quite unsatisfactory. I arrived at the museum at about 3.45 pm. I spoke to the attendant and purchased a seniors entry and proceeded into the museum. The collection is rather spectacular, certainly...More

1  Thank 611mariec
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

spent over an hour and a half here. lots of memories of the great days of Ansett, loved hearing of the stories behing the man. A must see in this area.

1  Thank laugra2016
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We stopped by on our way through, and it was worth a look! We were virtually given a personal tour, and it was very very interesting. A must-see if you are an aviation/history buff

1  Thank Josie J
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Great to hear & see the story behind Ansett started off with nothing much to a empire & a government trying to shut him down. hmmm still the same today!!!

1  Thank rake57
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

a museum commemorating the life & achievements of local Sir Reg Ansett, who started running a taxi between two towns & ended up starting Australia’s second main airline. It appears that treated the airline as a hobby until the board voted him out, which led...More

1  Thank Ray F
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place, so full of many of my childhood memories. We were greeted by two lovely ladies who helped out with our questions. We spent nearly an hour wandering around the displays. What an inspirational man was Sir Ansett. His motto... persistence and...More

2  Thank chocolategallery
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The museum is a good representation of the Ansett story.. There was a very informative short video to begin then just stroll through history, we did find the curator a bit too full on though

2  Thank ammoanderson
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

So much memorabilia about Reg Ansett and Ansett Airlines. A very worthwhile visit for anyone who is old enough to remember, even my wife who does not like museums enjoyed this visit.

2  Thank bushw2016
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