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WINGS OVER ILLAWARRA AIR SHOW | Sat, 6 May - Sun, 7 May 2017


Work has already begun on the 2017 show which is to be held over the weekend of Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May, 2017. So make sure you put the dates in your diaries and be sure to join us in 2017 for an aviation extravaganza as we present Wings Over Illawarra - The best annual airshow in NSW, situated right on Sydney’s doorstep!

As advertised in the 2016 souvenir program everyone can go in the draw to win 2 Gold Pass seats for Wings Over Ilawarra 2017.

To enter simply complete the Destination NSW online survey by clicking here.

We would also welcome any feedback or suggestions following the 2016 show.

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2017 will feature one of the best aerial displays Australia has to offer and it is anticipated tickets for 2017 will go on sale in November, 2016

See jaw-dropping aerobatics, relive the past with our spectacular display of classic warbirds and amazing vintage aircraft of yesteryear. Be inspired by the Australian Defence Force as they present the best our country has to offer. Loud, fast jets and formation flying will delight and provide you with an unforgettable experience as they perform breath-taking manoeuvres above the beautiful Illawarra.

You'll get the chance to enjoy a flight in a helicopter before immersing yourself in history as you wander through rare displays of vintage and classic aircraft including the fully-restored 1955 Super Constellation and the history making Qantas 747 VH-OJA.

You won't want to miss heart stopping aerial antics, flying displays, fantastic static displays, classic cars and motorbikes, a free Kid's Zone presented by McDonalds Illawarra, souvenirs and simulators - there is no better way to spend an unforgettable day with family and friends!

Gates open 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday & Sunday
Airshow 11:30 am - 4:45 pm Saturday, 10:30 am - 3:45 pm Sunday

Full details of our action packed program will be announced in the coming months.


WWII Focke-Wulf at Wings Over Illawarra 2016 - Australia’s only Fw-190 will be one of the star attractions in the 2016 flying display. The aircraft, owned by Raptor Aviation, arrived in Albury, NSW in July 2015 and Wings Over Illawarra will be the first opportunity for members of the public to get up close to this magnificent aircraft. [READ MORE]

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