King Island Airport is a small regional airport located near the town of Currie on King Island off the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. The airport is owned and operated by the King Island Council.Before you head to Tasmania, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tasmania trip tool , to make sure you see all that Tasmania has to offer, including King Island.
The airport was the site of a light plane crash on 26 November 1998, when a Piper Lance crashed shortly after take off on its way to Moorabbin, Victoria, killing three Melbourne nurses on board. It was suspected that a strong gust of wind just after take off caused the plane to stall and crash.
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Played Cape Wickham on the first day and it was blowing a brown dog off a chain. Brilliant golf course but tough in the strong winds. We were extremely lucky on day two when we played Ocean Dunes - no... more »
My wife and I have just recently done this flight and tour of King Island and it was a fabulous day. The flight on the DC3 was terrific the aircraft is a fantastic plane the seats comfortable and the ... more »
i was born on king island and if you were born there u were better than everybody else and it always rained there everyday for years so it can change the body of a young child but king island is much closer to Australia than Tasmania and so what it means is that people born on king island r better faster and stronger than everybody lol
A deceivingly large island with many different moods. One day can be serene and calm and the next brutally wild. You don't have to travel far to find a beach all to yourself or a rugged rocky outcrop to enjoy some fishing.
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