All this, and more!

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Aircraft
on display

Footy in the Fields Fun by the Airport West Football Club

Bounce with Bounce inc At The Family Fun Zone

Joy Flights By Premi-Air Helicopters

Classic car show

Flight demos every hour and giveaways at iFLY Melbourne

Flight Sim Experience Presented by Orbx

Historical walking tours by the Airways Museum

BP Ultimate Safety Car presented by Air BP

Food, glorious food

And don't forget the drinks!

Sausage Sizzle by LaManna Supermarket

The Ultimate Garden Party At Hyatt Place Melbourne

Coffee & Doughnuts by Friction Café At The Family Fun Zone

Gourmet the EF way at Mr McCracken

Eat Street at EF Central

Plus lots more

Aircraft you'll see on the day.

From emergency service air wings that are operated today, to the historic aircraft of yesteryear.

  • Douglas DC-3

    Aerologistics located in Hangar 85 at Essendon Fields Airport, are putting their magnificently restored Douglas DC-3 on show.

  • Dornier 228

    GAM Group will have their Dornier 228 on display. Considered the most versatile and advanced high-wing aircraft in its class, it's capable of operating on short and narrow regional runways, including remote gravel and unprepared strips.

  • Aerocommander 500

    GAM Group, based in Hangar 1 at Essendon Fields Airport will have their Aerocommander 500 on display.

  • Guimbal Cabri G2

    Melbourne Heli will have their Guimbal Cabri G2 chopper on display, a newly engineered two seater training helicopter, specifically designed for flight training with the highest of safety standards, ergonomic function and comfort in mind.

  • L-39

    Short Stop Jet's L-39 is a third-generation fighter jet trainer and light attack aircraft, and due to its excellent performance and dependability is one of the most widely used types for this role world-wide.

  • King Air B350 C

    Every Royal Flying Doctor's Service aircraft has to undergo an extensive fit-out after purchase, so they have the necessary medical equipment to deal with any emergency. This is not your everyday twin-turbo propeller plane produced by Beechcraft.

  • Metroliner

    Arguably the world's most successful 19 seat twin turboprop aircraft, and used daily by Sharp Airlines out of Essendon Fields Airport to get travellers to Griffith and the Bass Islands.

  • Mooney M20L

    This isn't your standard Mooney, with a sexy Porsche FFM 3200 engine slotted in - an unusual GA plane from the mid 80's

  • Stay tuned for more

And did we mention?

Learn About The Ultimate Golf Escape With Air Adventure

The Worlds Best Brows At The Family Fun Zone

+ so much more