More events and details will be announced in coming months, so please keep a lookout on the website or follow us on Facebook.

Thanks to the State Library of South Australia for the historic images seen here. You’ll find hundreds of amazing images in their Sir Ross and Sir Keith Smith collection, which has now been digitised.

ASO’s Dreams of Air & Flight

August 2, 06:00 pm - 07:00 pm

The Adelaide Symphony Orchestra takes flight with a soaring family concert that’s perfect for Epic Flight Centenary enthusiasts and their children/grandchildren. Featuring glorious music and stunning animations by Victor Craven. Learn more.

Harry Butler Centenary

August 3, 09:00 am - August 4, 05:00 pm

The town of Minlaton celebrates the centenary of the flight from Adelaide to Minlaton by local lad Harry Butler. It was the first flight over water to deliver mail in the southern hemisphere. When Ross Smith arrived in Adelaide in 1920, he landed at Butler’s Northfield aerodrome. Learn more.

Harry Butler book launch

August 17, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Harry Butler shot to fame by thrilling Adelaide audiences with his aerial aerobatics after WWI. Meet the authors of The Red Devil and get a copy of the book signed at the SA Aviation Museum on 17 August. Click here for details.

Vimy Open Day: Adelaide Airport

October 20, 10:00 am - 02:00 pm

Stay tuned to register for an exclusive walk inside the Vickers Vimy hangar at Adelaide Airport. It’s a key part of a very special day that will also feature a vintage aircraft flypast. More details coming soon.

State Library reveals its treasures

November 1, 09:00 am - April 1, 05:00 pm

Visit the State Library of South Australia from 1 November 2019 to see a major exhibition of Epic Flight memorabilia. The exhibition will run until April 2020 to celebrate the centenary of the Smith crew’s landing in Adelaide on 23 March 1920.

RAAF Edinburgh Airshow

November 8, 09:00 am - November 9, 05:00 pm

With a theme of ‘From Vickers Vimy to 5th Generation’, the airshow will offer everything for aviation and history enthusiasts, from the RAAF’s latest aircraft to a moving Epic Flight Centenary display. For more details click here.