Qantas Founders Museum is an independent not-for-profit community organisation and registered charity, operating since 1996, to commemorate the ethos and preserve the material heritage of the founders and early operations of Qantas Airways Ltd.
Today, they are a world-class museum and cultural display, eloquently telling the story of the founding of Qantas through interpretive displays, interactive exhibits, replica aircraft and an impressive collection of genuine artefacts.
The collection incorporates four of the world's most significant airliners - the Consolidated PBY Catalina Flying Boat, Douglas DC3, Boeing 707 and the legendary Boeing 747. In addition, they have full scale replicas of some of the most important aircraft in the early Qantas fleet - DeHaviland DH-61 Giant Moth, DeHaviland DH-50, and Avro 504k Dyak; Qantas' first ever aircraft.
Aircraft tours are also available at an additional cost including the Jet Tour of Boeing 747 and Boeing 707, a Wing Walk of the 747 (minimum age 12yrs) or
a once in a lifetime experience of the Platinum tour which includes a tour of the 747 & 707, 747 & 707 Wing Walk , complimentary 6x9 photo & $9.95 meal voucher.
Bookings are essential for all tours.
There is a F35 flight simulator available.
|Entry||Cost AUD||Valid From||Inclusions|
|Adult||$23 - $180||Museum Only: AUD23 Senior, AUD28 Adult, AUD78 Family. Museum and Guided tour 747 and 707: AUD53 Senior, AUD63 Adult, AUD180 Family.|
|Child||$18 - $43||AUD18 -Museum only. AUD43 -Museum and Guided tour 747 and 707.|
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