A Spitfire does a victory roll over the White Cliffs of Dover
A Gathering of Eagles
to Commemorate the 78th Anniversary of the
BATTLE OF BRTIAIN 1940
14th, 15th & 16th September
The Royal Australian Air Force Association, Tasmania Division, extends to all Royal Australian Air Force members, past and present and
their guests an invitation to attend A Gathering of Eagles to be held in Hobart on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th of September 2018 to commemorate the 78th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain in Hobart Tasmania.
Happy Hour - Friday 14th September 2018
1730 to 2030hrs
Drinks and Snacks at the RAAF Memorial Centre to welcome
Remembrance Service - Saturday 15th September 2018
Saturday 15th September at St David’s Cathedral at 1500 hrs.
Dress: RAAF 4A Uniform or Lounge
Suit with full size medals.
Dining in Night - Saturday 15th September 2018
1900hrs for 1930hrs start
Wrest Point Casino
Cost to be advised.
Dress: RAAF Winter Mess Dress, Dinner Suit or Lounge Suit (with miniatures).
Guest of Honour: TBA
Cenotaph Service - Sunday16th September 2018
Hobart Domain Cenotaph
Size Medals may be worn
Commemorative Address: TBA
Barbeque Luncheon - Sunday 16th September
RAAF Memorial Centre, 61 Davey Street, Hobart (No Charge)
The Australian Flying Corps and Royal Australian Air Force Association is most grateful to the Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Leo
Davies AO, CSC for the provision of RAAF support to these commemorative activities.
The RAAF Association also acknowledges the valuable contribution given by the Commanding Officer
and Members of No 29 (City of Hobart) Squadron.
rates have been offered by the following – please request the “Battle of Britain” rate when booking:
Wrest Point Casino
Phone: 03 6221 1888
The Old Woolstore
Phone: 03 6235 5355
Hotel Grand Chancellor
Phone: 03 6235 4535
Hadleys Orient Hotel
Phone: 03 6235 5317
Phone: 03 6223 3300
If you are interested in obtaining further information about these events, contact
the State Secretary.
Davey Street, Hobart, 7001