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.

Talking History: Anzac and Aviator

October 3, 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Sir Ross Smith biographer Michael Molkentin in conversation with journalist and Epic Flight Centenary ambassador Lainie Anderson.

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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.

Vimy Open Day Flypast

October 20, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Vintage aircraft will take to the skies of Adelaide to toast the Vickers Vimy and celebrate a century of aviation advancement. More details soon. With thanks to the Honourable Company of Air Pilots Australia and flypast sponsors the Royal Aeronautical Society and Shell.

State Library reveals its treasures

November 1, 10:00 am - April 5, 05:00 pm

Visit the State Library from 1 November to see Heroes of the Skies, a major exhibition of Epic Flight memorabilia. The exhibition will run until 5 April 2020 to celebrate the centenary of the Smith crew’s landing in Adelaide on 23 March 1920.

RAAF Edinburgh Airshow

November 9, 09:00 am - November 10, 05:00 pm

With a theme of ‘Vimy to Fifth Generation in 100 Years’, 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.

Flying High: the England to Australia Air Race

November 15, 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm

Join the experts at the State Library of South Australia to see original materials close up and tour the library’s Heroes of the Skies exhibition.

 

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