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Where can I find a history of aviation in Australia?

Here are some websites you could try:

The State Library of New South Wales Aviation in Australia website.

The Australian National Aviation Museum Aviation History page.

Lawrence Hargrave: Australian Aviation Pioneer is a site maintained by Monash University. It contains biographies of several other aviators as well as an aviation timeline.

Some useful print items include:

Beneath southern skies : celebrating 100 years of Australian aviation

Great Australian aviation stories : characters, pioneers, triumphs, tragedies and near misses

E. A. Crome collection relating to aviation in Australia, 1914-2005 (manuscript)

Trove can help you find and get items at libraries near you. See the FAQ What is Trove and how can I use it?

The National Library can provide copies of certain materials and interlibrary loans for registered users. For more information go to our Copies Direct service

See also the Library's FAQ Where can I find information on the First Trans-Pacific flight?

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Last update: 2011-07-19 15:52
Author: General Reference Enquiry