Air Whitsunday 40th Birthday

Air Whitsunday first day of operationsThis year on the 19th April the most iconic seaplane company in Australia turns the big 40 and we would like all past employees and associates of Air Whitsunday to join in the celebrations. We intend to coordinate a weekend of activities to mark the milestone and this page will be updated regularly with all the finer details as they are arranged.

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Itinerary of Events (details to be confirmed)


Friday 19th April 2013

BBQ lunch at Happy Bay on Long Island to pay respect to the first operational port for Air Whitsunday.
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Saturday 20th April 2013

A social catch up at Air Whitsunday Terminal during the day. Air Whitsunday will have on display historic Air Whitsunday memorabilia along with all new promotional activity to see how the company has evolved over the past 40 years.

Saturday 20th April 2013

A formal dinner will be arranged for the Saturday evening.
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We would also like to use this event to promote the seaplane industry and a Seaplane Fly-In through the Seaplane Pilots Assoc. will be organised.




Air Whitsunday
Terminal One Whitsunday Airport
Air Whitsunday Road
Airlie Beach QLD
(07) 4946 9111