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Royal Flying Doctor Tourist Facility

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Two Iconic Territory Stories in One Iconic Location. Enjoy the heroic tales of the birth and growth of the RFDS and relive the drama of the Bombing of Darwin Harbour that rocked Australia in 1942.

See, experience & learn through the wonders of technology as this brand new facility brings history to life.

  • Life size story telling hologram's
  • Virtual Reality of the bombing of Darwin Harbour
  • Life size replica Japanese Zero aircraft
  • Window of 1942 comes to life
  • A decommissioned RFDS Pilatus PC 12 aircraft.

The first story is the Royal Flying Doctor Service, affectionately known throughout Australia as the RFDS. Founded by the Reverend John Flynn, it began its aero medical operations in the Northern Territory in 1939. The second story featured is the Bombing of Darwin on 19th February 1942. The bombing of the harbour brought destruction to the city of Darwin, and many of the experiences and stories ofwhat happened that day. The ultimate Darwin experience.

Time of your event
9.30am - 6.00pm  7 days a week
Public Holidays 1.00pm - 6.00pm Last entry 5.00pm

Event venue and address

Royal Flying Doctor Tourist Facility
39 Stoke Hills Road
Darwin NT 0800

Adults: $26.
Seniors/Concession $18.00.
Student $18.00.
Child (6 - 12) $14.00.
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) $70.00.

Event registration: (08) 8983 5700