South Australian Aviation Museum, Port Adelaide

The South Australian Aviation Museum displays aircraft and aircraft engines of relevance to South Australia and aviation in Australia. It is also the home of the Defence Science and Technology Organisation's heritage rocket collection. It is located in Port Adelaide, South Australia.
The Museum's origins can be traced to 1984 when it was started by a group of enthusiasts interested in aviation history and aircraft restoration. In 1990 it became the official aviation museum for South Australia when it was awarded Provisional Accreditation by the History Trust of South Australia. The following year it became responsible for the State's historical aviation collection.
In 1996 the Museum became the home of the heritage rocket collection associated with the Woomera Test Range in the period 1950-1980. The heritage rocket collection is the property of the Australian Defence Science and Technology Organisation.
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  • Interesting day out saw a lot of aircraft from various era's were able to go inside a number of planes which gave one some idea what it would of been like to fly in them. Going into the focker friends...  more »
  • The $10 entry fee is well worth it. Very big selection of aircraft both new and old, you can even go into some. Helpful staff and lots of information provided. Awesome place!  more »
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  • Awesome, wide variety of aircraft (you can even go in some). Staff have a lot of knowledge. Well worth the $10!
  • An amazing experience. Full size aircraft in 2 hangars and you can go inside about half of the exhibits 🏆🏆🏆🏆

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