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Hinkler Hall of Aviation

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Outstanding in every sense

If you have two hours to spare spend it here. This is a very well presented and managed small... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
PANTHER029
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Gold Coast, Australia
Hinkler History

This is so worth a visit - even a special trip to Bundy to see it. Very well presented... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Karen N
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Greenbank
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

If you have two hours to spare spend it here. This is a very well presented and managed small museum dedicated to the achievements and memory of Bert Hinkler. It's not just Bert's Aviation successes which are on display either - although there are plenty...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. The Hinkler Hall of Aviation is filled with numerous static and interactive exhibits showcasing the adventures and achievements of Australian pioneer aviator, Bert Hinkler. His beautiful English home was relocated...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is so worth a visit - even a special trip to Bundy to see it. Very well presented, interactive, so I imagine it would be enjoyable for children too. The park, the house, the whole environment is very well done and enjoyable to be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen N
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are glad you made the special trip to visit the Hinkler Hall of Aviation. Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My partner saw this museum on the way to our accommodation in Bundaberg so we thought we'd visit it the next day. What a great place and what a very interesting man Bert Hinkler was. Amazing and ahead of his time. Was wonderfully set out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. Bert Hinkler was indeed ahead of his time with many aviation inventions and achievements to his name. The numerous static and interactive exhibits within the Hinkler Hall of Aviation bring...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

What a spectacular museum/hall of fame/aviation interest. So very well presented, interactiv & interesting. So much to take in, enjoy at leisure. 10/10 for letting you play dress ups, taking a photo, and emailing it...for free!! Hubby is an avid aviation fan and he loved...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are so pleased to hear both you and your husband had such a wonderful time within the Hinkler Hall of Aviation and the surrounding gardens. Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The HH of Aviation is well worth visiting. The venue is on the Bundaberg botanical gardens. In addition there is the Historical museum and Fairymead House to explore as well. Each of the venues are well presented and require quite a few hours, at least...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. The Bundaberg Botanic Gardens precinct offers a wonderful day out for all ages, providing well maintained walking tracks and close encounters with resident wildlife. Three attractions are nestled in amongst...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

An amazing insight into the past aviation history, not only for Bundaberg, but the whole world. Great displays and interactive experiences. Well worth having a look at, Located in the Bundaberg botanical gardens.More

Date of experience: November 2017
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. It is simply amazing what Bert Hinkler achieved in his lifetime, providing many wonderful stories to share through interesting and fun interactive exhibits within the Hinkler Hall of Aviation. We...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

The 1926 Armstrong Siddeley Tourer used by Hinkler in the Welcome Home parade in Queen Street Brisbane on 3rd March 1928 is now added to the display in the Hinkler Hall of Aviation. It adds another important element to the display. It has been lovingly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are very proud to house the beautifully restored Armstrong Siddeley 40760 within the Hinkler Hall of Aviation, providing another amazing piece of the Hinkler story for guests to enjoy....More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This was an enjoyable time for us to have a look at and learn a little bit of history at the same time. Well worth a look. Allow a bit of time to wander and take everything in.

Date of experience: August 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed the Hinkler experience!

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Small but perfectly formed - the Hinkler Hall of Aviation in a nutshell. I arrived knowing only that Hinkler was a famous aviator, and left with a glimpse into the psyche of a true Aussie hero thanks to this well crafted celebration of a life...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. What lovely words to describe the soaring exhibition Hall which brings to life the amazing stories and adventures of our hometown hero, Bert Hinkler. We are glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

A captivating, informative, interactive museum which enlightened us about the amazing history of Bundaberg's favourite daredevil genius son whose name graces streets and shopping centres. It is large enough to allow for thorough exploration without becoming tired or bored. No stairs in the museum...only the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. The word Hinkler is synonymous with Bundaberg, with many man-made and natural areas in the region named after Bundaberg’s favourite son. The many amazing stories from his life provide the...More

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