lismore aviation expo - Sunday 29 July

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Sunday 29 July

Lismore Aviation Expo (Public Airshow) Sunday 29 July

9am-4pm

Presented by Fast Aviation, the main event will take place on Sunday, 29 July from 9am to 4pm at the Lismore Aviation Centre, Three Chain Road, South Lismore. No dogs on site.

The day will feature death defying aerobatic displays by Paul Bennet Air Shows, adventure flights in WW2 Warbirds, joy flights and learn to fly discovery flights. Paul Bennet’s talented team will have you on the edge of your seat with demonstrations from the Sky Aces in their Wolf Pitts Pro and Model 12 Pitts, as well as demonstrations in a T28 Trojan, Yak 52, Mustang and the Wirraway.

A RAAF Hawk 127 will be doing a flying demo and static display at the Lismore Aviation Expo on 29 July. The Hawk 127 has a incredible top speed of 1207km/h. Come and see this amazing aircraft in action! There will also be light aircraft, defence and emergency service displays, kids rides and entertainment and food stalls. The RAAF band will also be on hand to provide a musical backdrop for the event.

Entry through the gate is $5 per adult, kids under 16 free and a gold coin donation to the VIP viewing area.

Please Note: This schedule is subject to change dependent on weather conditions and operational requirements in relation to military aircraft.

Parking and bus info

No parking on site – shuttle busses will run on a continuous loop from two locations:

Bus Stop One: Oakes Oval, Dawson Street (busses will run on a continuous loop commencing at 8:45am from Dawson Street directly to the Lismore Aviation Expo and back until 4:00pm).

Bus Stop Two: Lismore Lake, Bruxner Hwy South Lismore commencing 8:45am – to Lismore Aviation Expo via Lismore Airport Terminal

Busses will be able to accommodate prams.

Parking will be available on-site for holders of valid disabled parking permits only. Permits must be shown to personnel at the event. Failure to show a permit will result in refusal of entry.

Adventure and Joy Flights

All flight operators will gladly accept bookings, but walk ins are also welcomed on the Sunday ONLY. Timings are:
Saturday 28th July - 9:00-16:00 (Booking essential)
Sunday 29th July - 10:00-12:00, 13:00-14:00 & 16:00-17:00
*Timings are subject to change as it coordinates with the airshow flying program.

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