‘Come Fly With Us’ on the February 2021 Run to the Historical Aircraft Restorers Society
On Sunday the 21st of February, 2021, Alan Heritage and the RV8 Register are hosting a run to HARS, the Historical Aircraft Restorers Society in Albion Park Rail.
Meet: 9:00am Bald Hill Lookout, Stanwell Tops. If coming from Sydney, take the Lawrence Hargrave Drive(LHD) exit 8km south of Waterfall. Follow LHD for 5 km to the STOP sign after which, bear left to Bald Hill Lookout: Flying High Café where you can meet and buy a coffee – plenty of parking and clean
Departure: 9:30 departure along the Old Princes Hwy, Lawrence Hargrave, Grand Pacific Drives and the spectacular Seacliff Bridge to finally rejoin the M1 to reach the HARS museum at Albion Park.
At HARS we will enjoy a guided tour of the Vintage & Classic aircraft in the Museum, plus cockpit visits. The exhibits include flying and static aircraft as well as those under restoration. There may also be an opportunity to photograph your cars on the apron next to an aircraft.
The Museum: The collection centres around a parade of airliners from the “Southern Cross II” (a faithful replica Fokker F.VIIb/3m trimotor) through our three flying C-47 / DC-3 aircraft (one of which is the “Hawdon”, TAA’s first aircraft), DC-4, Super Constellation and Boeing 747-438, “The City of Canberra”. The museum also features a wide range of historic aircraft types; the Catalina flying boat, our two Caribou, three P-2 Neptunes (two flyable), AP-3C Orion, CA-27 Australian Sabre, Canberra, two Vampires, Mirage III and an F-111C, among others.
Cost: Museum entry, tour & a light meal in Café Connie $30.00
Payment in advance on line to MG Club Account: St George Bank Ltd. BSB 112-879 # 043811680
Booking: Essential & RSVP by 14th. Feb 2021 to Alan Heritage [email protected] or 0418 459 496