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Queensland Air Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Good History Lesson

We came to this museum with friends from Brisbane and thoroughly enjoyed the displays. Two of us... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
des124
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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
You don’t have to like aeroplanes

What a great place for not only the aviation enthusiasts. This place is awe inspiring. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Peter H
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Queensland Air Museum acquires, restores and maintains a collection of 75+ historically significant aircraft and related aviation displays at a 2 hectare site opposite the Caloundra Airport on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. The display has gown from...more
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7 Pathfinder Dr, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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All reviews on display aviation history open cockpit military aircraft great collection air force well worth the visit dedicated volunteers air craft volunteer run kids corner a small gift shop an absolute credit couple of hours few hours information boards worth the entry fee
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came to this museum with friends from Brisbane and thoroughly enjoyed the displays. Two of us are pilots so we especially appreciated the variety of aircraft and the history evidenced in the display. I wish the museum had more money for restoration since the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank des124
QLDAirMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the review, Des. Our restoration & conservation crews perform all sorts of miracles turning rusting hulks back into display-worthy aircraft. You are half right, we could use more money. And we also need more volunteers to complete the necessary works. We are also...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great place for not only the aviation enthusiasts. This place is awe inspiring. The volunteer staff are a great bunch of people. So knowledgeable, accommodating and friendly. It was awesome to observe how they interacted with all ages of visitors during my two...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peter H
QLDAirMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Peter. Really appreciate your review which will be passed on to our volunteer team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with relatives, all aviation buffs. They had long wanted to visit. We were all very impressed! You don’t really have to be an airplane fan to enjoy the history and the amazing variety of aircraft in this establishment. Everything from restored, being restored and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank caseyj1937
QLDAirMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi CaseyJ, thanks for your very comprehensive review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit if your on holiday in Sunshine Coast Area. Aircraft Collection very interesting, inside and outside. Able to walk inside and up close to inspect.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FellowTraveler789671
QLDAirMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review. Much appreciated by our hard-working volunteers.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids really loved the open cockpit day lots for the kids to do live out some of there dreams on flying a plane good education too about the history of aircraft

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank murrayclan79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent diverse display of aircrafts. The work undertaken to restore some of them is unbelievable. Excellent small adventure for my family. Recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Nassareo
QLDAirMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, Nassareo, we really appreciate the stars.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with my friends 80 year old father who flew in the air force, he doesnt get out much but he ran around like a child in a sweet shop! It was great to see the old aircraft on display and the history...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank paulhO6623XV
QLDAirMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit to QAM with your Dad. This is what QAM is all about, fun & history. We have a Passenger Aircraft Display on Saturday, January 12 with a special QANTAS Story theme.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were looking for something different to entertain our two grandsons 9 and 6 years old. Having driven past the Caloundra Airport numerous times and seeing the signs for the Queensland Air Museum, we thought "that sounds interesting!" They loved it! It was a great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank ianmcmanus
QLDAirMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Queensland Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. Very much appreciated by our hard working volunteers.

Reviewed 12 December 2018

Anybody with a love or even the slightest interest in aircraft, this is the place to be! Open everyday except Christmas 10am till 4pm, with up to 80 Aircraft spread over the grounds, Tiger Moth, D.C.3 Sabre Mirage and mighty F111 in pride of place...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank moocow005
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Three wise men visited this museum while our wives undertook some retail therapy. What a great place to visit and reminisce as you walk through the hangers and displays. In some cases you can walk through the planes as well. So many hours of restoration...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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just checked their site, Adults $13-00, Concession $10-00, Kids $7-00, Family (2+2) $35-00. cheers
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