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Historical Aircraft Restoration Society

| Cnr Airport Rd & Boomerang Ave, Albion Park, New South Wales 2527, Australia
+61 2 4257 4333
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If you’ve ever wanted to walk around and under a Jumbo . .

Historic aircraft in a modern museum, this place is much bigger than I expected. I had driven past... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kikeenatravel
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Sydney, Australia
Australia's Historic Aircraft

This place is definitely for all aircraft enthusiasts and alike. It's a massive area to explore... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
edelicious
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Sydney, Australia
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HARS is a museum of Australian Aviation History. Where possible aircraft are restored to flying condition and maintained there.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 15:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Cnr Airport Rd & Boomerang Ave, Albion Park, New South Wales 2527, Australia
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+61 2 4257 4333
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Historic aircraft in a modern museum, this place is much bigger than I expected. I had driven past and seen the Qantas tail, but never knew what a large and fascinating place this is. I loved seeing the F-111 which went 2 ½ times the...More

1  Thank kikeenatravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is definitely for all aircraft enthusiasts and alike. It's a massive area to explore with Australia's historical aircraft on display. Admission include a guided tour. One of the highlights is the latest addition, a Qantas 747-400.

2  Thank edelicious
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much to see and learn. The kids will love it!! John Travolta's plane will be there soon. Pop in then have lunch in beautiful Jamberoo.More

Thank Juanita H
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Juanita Wow! What a day out you must have had. HARS is so pleased that our museum was part of it and that you obviously enjoyed it. We aim to please as we try to capture the aerial history of Australia through our planes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The HARS museum was a surprise as it is suitable for everyone, even if you are not an aviation enthusiast. The tour guides, although volunteers, are very knowledgeable and passionate and a joy to listen to. I liked that we were able to look, see,...More

Thank Albie_Three
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Albie_Three It was our privilege to host you on your recent visit to HARS. Thank you for your kind comments about our tour guides, and your acknowledgement of accessibility to the exhibits. The tour guides and all the other volunteers who look after our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my son who just graduated from the local University. Spent 2.5 hours with Peter, our tour guide. Exceptionally knowledgeable about all the aircrafts on display. The best for me was walking around and in the Qantas 747! My son's highlight was sitting in...More

Thank jeanne h
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jeanne Thank you for your kind review. We are so glad that your visit was such a highlight for you and your son. HARS is so proud of its volunteers and the experience they offer to our guests. We are humbled by the comparison...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guided tour was excellent lasting three hours - not a single minute too long. So many historical aircraft, so interesting facts told about them and all that in a professional environment of aircraft hangars that help to preserve the aircraft for future generations -...More

Thank Bernd R
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bernd and Mike It was a delight to have you visit our museum. Thank you for your kind review. You have managed to capture the essence of the experience that we try to provide to our guests. Thank you also for your enthusiasm. Please...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

We visited yesterday with our 8 year old Grandson, we had a great time. All the volunteers were very passionate about the aircraft , and very friendly towards the kids and adults alike. The stories and backgrounds of the aircraft were told in a very...More

Thank Gayle B
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Dear Gayle Thank you for your kind review. Our volunteer guides strive to please all age groups. We are so pleased that your grandson enjoyed himself so much that he plans to bring his Dad. Access to many of the planes makes the tour more...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Staff are volunteers but all seem to be very passionate about this place. The guided tours are interesting and the guides are all very friendly and thorough. Full marks guys! 😃👍

Thank Coastrunners
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

HARS is pleased that you enjoyed your visit to our museum. Thank you for your recognition of our wonderful volunteer guides. Please come again and tell your family and friends.

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best places, if not the best in the south coast. The staff there are top notch with tons of experience in the aviation industry. The tour is an eye opener and it is just tip of the iceberg on how...More

Thank Alan L
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear Alan Many thanks for your kind review. HARS is pleased that you enjoyed your time at the museum and for your appreciation of our graet volunteers. Please come again.

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The HARS museum was great, definitely recommend it to any family with kids as the volunteers are very friendly and patient especially towards the younger kids, great for any age and an awesome way to spend a couple hours, would like to say a special...More

1  Thank Chantel783
Doug P, Guest Relations Manager at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Dear Chantel HARS is so pleased that you and your family had such a great experience. We are so proud of our volunteer guides. It's wonderful to hear that your son enjoyed himself so much. Please come again and tell your friends and family.

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Doug P
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Response from Stephen W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Doug I am certainly not the Trip advisor moderator but they shunted the question to me....a happy visitor! Good luck. Stephen
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