B707 Fuselage Takes Shape

HARS recently acquired the cockpit and cabin section, forward of the wings, of former QANTAS VH-EAG/RAAF A20-627.   HARS members, with Project Manager Mike De La Hunty have quickly cleaned up the outside of the airframe that was covered in algae growth and the interior that was full of rubbish and bird […]

Photo courtesy of Matt de la Hunty


HARS is Looking for New Members

HARS is looking for new members whom are willing to actively participate in the society’s activities.  Activities include Tour Guiding, General Duties, Reception and Shop duties, Mechanical – engine and airframe (both AMEs and LAMEs), and Ground Equipment. Volunteers can nominate the days they are able to attend HARS once they are allocated a […]

HARS Supports 35SQN Re-Formation

HARS put on a fine show at RAAF Richmond on the weekend of 8&9 August 2015. Caribou led the Dakota over the 35 Squadron Re-formation Colours Parade, watched by the Governor of NSW, Chief of Air Force and over 500 guests. The timing was perfect despite the variable nature of […]

Caribou & C-47 Crews @ RAAF Richmond for 35SQN Re-Formation


Celebrating the Heroes of the Double-Sunrise Flights

You can be a part of history by joining us on the red carpet at the world premiere of “The Return of the Catalina” on August 22nd. You’ll get to meet the Cast & Crew of the film and experience the drama and the comedy of flying a PBY Catalina […]

HARS is Open for Guided Tours.

HARS is delighted to offer tours for the public through its world-class museum. Guided tours (including the lower deck of our Boeing 747) are available any time between 9:30am and 3:30pm every day except Good Friday and Christmas Day.  Larger groups are also welcome and tours can be booked in advance […]