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Fighter World

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General Admission Fighter World Museum
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Located just 20 mins drive north of Newcastle, adjacent to the entrance to RAAF Base Williamtown at Newcastle Airport, Fighter World is a totally ‘hands on’ experience. Exhibited in two hangars, visitors can walk-around, touch and look into the...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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49 Medowie Rd, Williamtown, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2318, Australia
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+61 2 4965 1810
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All reviews observation deck newcastle airport on display model aircraft air force great collection great place to visit cafe next door cafe on site air base history buff interactive displays top gun plane enthusiast this place is amazing run by volunteers interesting things
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Always wanted to visit this little gem of a museum. Had an opportunty on a recent visit to Newcastle. An amazing number of old fighters & memorabilia right on the doorstep of our RAAF fighter base. A highlight is the balcony at the rear of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fabian O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, reasonable price. The collection is small but interesting. I enjoyed the visit and would recommend if you’re in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing display, able to view close up. Well set out as well as the observation deck. Dont pass this one up, worth your time to see all these amazing planes

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 255325Liz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although not a large museum there are a lot of aircraft here resulting in the exhibits being rather cramped and difficult to photograph, Good to see such a lot of British-built aircraft although the highlight for me was the F-111. A superb collection of model...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LlewelynTheLast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our three year old Grandson absolutely adored his visit getting close up and hands on with the two hangers full of fighter 'planes. Excellent exhibits, information films, audio and photo's.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 10 December 2018

I have visited this with out 3 children and they loved it as much as I did! Fighter jets aren't my area of expertise so this place was really interesting to visit. Lots of history, hands on experiences and actual jets to both look and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pepek123
Reviewed 1 December 2018

I was pleased to have the opportunity to visit Fighter World, and was impressed with the quality of the displays, especially the F-111 Fighter Bomber. There's a lot of history, including some revelations regarding the role the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation played during the 1940's-50's. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brian F
Reviewed 15 November 2018

I took the kids to Fighterworld during the school holidays this year. To say it was awesome is an understatement. There is so much to see and do, and the history of our fighter aircraft is amazing. Highly recommend this as a must see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Y2580BUchrisd
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

For the young and the young in us. Spent the day with the grandkids watching the jets. Loved it.....

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tarshab2013
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Our son loves planes and we happily spend a few hours here whenever we are in the neighborhood, which tends to be a couple of times a year. The jets taking off, the F111 on display, the interactive documentaries and the amazing collections of model...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank OJSmithy1970
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Debbie P
11 January 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Property representative |
Hi Debbie, unfortunately it is still a bit quiet at the moment with the Air Force on stand down until next week. There is only a slim chance of a Hornet movement but there will be plenty of civil action on the airfield. Let... More
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Wesley K
10 June 2016|
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Hi Wesley, in general the Hornets fly from 9am to 4pm on weekdays. With all the runway works going on at Williamtown the Fighter World observation deck is the best place to view the aircraft. You will have to pay the... More
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Barry240
12 December 2015|
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Adults $15.00 Concession/Senior $12.00 Child (5 to 17 years incl) $10.00 Child (under 5 years ) Free Family (Two adults, two or more children) $40.00
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