I was a young child in the winter of 1968.

I’ll never forget climbing up the steep stairs from the tarmac onto a brand spanking new Qantas Airways Boeing 707 jetliner at Melbourne Essendon Airport.

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We'd love to hear your memories and past experiences of our Airport.

We'll be sharing your stories throughout the centenary year across the Essendon Fields website, social media and other channels.

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