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Jet fighter cockpit Queensland Air Museum
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Open Cockpit Weekend
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Open Cockpit Weekend
Caloundra, Sunshine Coast Area

05 - 06 July

07 5492 5930


Put yourself in the pilot's seat at the Queensland Air Museum's Open Cockpit Weekend. Many of the historic aircraft will be opened up for all to experience the feel of air travel from years past including the famous F-111. From iconic airliners to helicopters to jet fighters you can find them all at the largest display of aircraft in Queensland.

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There will be special displays, antique aircraft flight line display, food stalls, children's activities, WW2 Jeep rides, classic cars and much more. The museum's collection of operational aero engines will be run-up several times each day, letting you hear and feel the power. A fun time for families and people of all ages.

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Property Details


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Other Information

Children are welcome.

The museum is on one level with paths connecting many of the outdoor displays. A disabled toilet is provided.

Event Dates

05 - 06 July

Frequency: Annual

Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
Adult$15.00   05 - 06 Jul    
(Aged 3-16)
$8.00   05 - 06 Jul    
Concession$10.00   05 - 06 Jul    
Family$35.00   05 - 06 Jul   2 adults and 3 children


Queensland Air Museum

7 Pathfinder Drive
Queensland Australia 4551

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.