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Hinkler Hall of Aviation

6 Mt Perry Rd, Bundaberg, Queensland 4670, Australia
+61 7 4130 4400
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Interesting

Interesting history of a very passionate Australian aviator. Good location in the Botanical... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ray C
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Port Lincoln, Australia
History Lesson

Interested in Bundaberg and its history, or just in aviation in general? If so, this is a must see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Starfired
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6 Mt Perry Rd, Bundaberg, Queensland 4670, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting history of a very passionate Australian aviator. Good location in the Botanical gardens, but could do with better sign posting from CBD. Good quality exhibits, but the 3 flight simulators were not working - not a biggie but for children could be. A little...More

Thank Ray C
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. The experience at Hinkler Hall of Aviation is only enhanced by the beautiful surroundings of the Bundaberg Botanic Gardens, a perfect setting considering Bert Hinkler took inspiration through watching Ibis...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Interested in Bundaberg and its history, or just in aviation in general? If so, this is a must see attraction. Filled to the brim with information on the amazing Bert Hinkler, any one intent on giving the Botanical Gardens a visit must not ignore this...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If visiting Bundaberg the Hinkler Hall Of Aviation is a great stop to learn about a local boy who turned into a world flying legend. Amazing information from his home life to his love for aviation before and during the First World War. Then follow...More

Thank Waynedvh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard so much about Bert and Glad (Moncrief) from Bundaberg and just had to visit. Having been to Kitty Hawk and other aviation museums this adds another chapter to the story of aviation.We can be so proud of Bert and to see the...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My husband has read so much about Hinkler so he wanted to go there, it was great. So much information, also got to go in the house they bought over from England in pieces. Very helpful staff as well. Would recommend it

Thank jagphillips
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We visited the museum & didn't leave enough time to see his home so a return visit is planned. The museum is filled with Bert Hinkler's achievements, remakes of his aircrafts. This is a must see stop for those interested in Australian history, aviation &...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This museum is amazing. The building itself is like nothing I have ever seen before! Inside there are all things Burt Hinkler - his entire life story in fact. There are interactive displays, simulators, a movie theatrette, aircraft - absolutely everything. I walked away with...More

Thank Julie R
BRCTourism, Public Relations Manager at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your time within the Hinkler Hall of Aviation. The soaring structure of glass and steel is inspired by the shape of an aircraft wing, a...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

No hype. Must see this group of attractions. A credit to the city in a beautiful setting. Well worth the stop.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Very interesting piece of history around the city of Bundaberg thanks to Bert Hinkler and his flying machines, basically put Bundaberg on the map, nice to look around the museum and his little cottage

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I recently went with my husband and daughter. There were activities to do while learning about Bert Hinkler and what a story, it was very interesting. It was also good seeing how Bundaberg was back in time. My daughter loved the flight simulator. Would highly...More

Thank Eleanor G
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