Coming Events

Posted: 2nd Oct 2018
Warbirds Downunder, Temora

Fly into the premier warbirds event for 2018! Learn more at

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Start Fri, 12th Oct 2018
End Sat, 13th Oct 2018
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Posted: 2nd Oct 2018
AUSFly, Narromine NSW

All aviators, under one sky.


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Start Thu, 18th Oct 2018
End Sun, 21st Oct 2018
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Posted: 2nd Oct 2018
2018 ABS AGM, Woolongong NSW

The 2018 AGM for the Australian Bonanza Society Limited is to be held on Saturday November 3rd 2018 at 9.00am at Novotel Wollongong. Following the AGM, a tour of the HARS facility has been organised followed by the AGM Dinner.  

We need your URGENT assistance if you plan to attend.

We do apologise for the late notice as this form was planned to be delivered to you in early September.

As the hotel rooms at the Novotel are filling fast across the AGM dates, we ask that if you intend on attending and you are able to make a decision and are able to book your accommodation direct, please do so ASAP, by early next week if possible!

For more information and to register, download the form

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Start Fri, 9th Nov 2018
End Sun, 11th Nov 2018
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David Herbert
(08) 8725 0500

Posted: 2nd Oct 2018
Lilydale Airshow, Lilydale Vic

Some amazing aircraft will be visiting Lilydale to display at the show, along with some equally amazing local aircraft based at Lilydale. Our Blog is being updated regularly as displaying aircraft are announced.

Gates open at 11.00 am. Entry is $25 per car ($10 for motorbikes), or $10 per head for buses. The air display starts at 1 pm, but there is plenty to see before showtime! There will be food and drinks available, and the event is supporting the local Yarra Glen Men’s Shed.

Sorry, dogs are not permitted, and alcohol is not allowed. Pilots are welcome to fly in on the day.

Download the Air Show flyer!

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Start Sun, 25th Nov 2018
End Sun, 25th Nov 2018
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Posted: 3rd Oct 2018
Australian International Airshow, Avalon Vic

Join the ABS at the 2019 Australian International Airshow. Learn more at

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Start Tue, 26th Feb 2019
End Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
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Posted: 1st Oct 2018
ABS BPPP 2019 Cowra, NSW

The ABS committee are please to announce the 2019 BPPP will be held in Cowra from Thursday March 7th through to Sunday March 10th. Featuring Tom Turner from the USA, the BPPP will allow parcipants the opportunity to immerse themselves in an array of learning about both the Beechcraft Bonanza and Baron. Tom Turn will conduct the ground school and Lyn Gray will lead our flight instructors who will take BPPP participants through the BPPP flying sequences.

David Page will again run the service clinic allowing participants to receive an expert eye over their aircraft whilst be shown first hand the maintenance and rigging issues that are often over looked by LAME's. 

A partners program and social program has also been organised for those partners of pilots who also are wanting to join in the weekend.  

For those participants wishing to register for the flying program, slots will be issued on a first registered first choice basis. 

Important Note for all aspiring attendees.

If you are attending this years BPPP, it will be the attendees responsibility to book and confirm your own accomodation. The ABS has organised a group rate at several accommodation facilities in Cowra however, booking and confirming accommodation will be your responsibility. Please refer to the attached registration form for accomodation bookings.

We look forward to welcoming you to the 2019 BPPP.


For the complete schedule and to register for the event, see the registration form.

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Start Thu, 7th Mar 2019
End Sun, 10th Mar 2019
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