A Spitfire does a victory roll over the White Cliffs of Dover
A Gathering of Eagles
The Battleof Britain
and Air Forces
15th, 16th September 2018
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 deeds and sacrifices of the Royal Australian Air Force, the Royal Air Force, Allied and all Air Forces in all conflicts past and present.
WELCOME HAPPY HOUR
Friday 14th September at the RAAF Memorial Centre, 61 Davey Street, Hobart
at 1700-2130hrs. Drinks and Snacks. Dress: Casual.
Saturday 15th September at St David’s Cathedral, 23 Murray Street, Hobart at 1500hrs. Dress: RAAF 1A Uniform or Lounge Suit with full size medals.
DINING IN NIGHT
Saturday 15th September at Ubet Function Centre, Elwick Park - 1900hrs for 1930hrs.
Cost $100.00 each all inclusive. Dress: RAAF Winter Mess Dress, Dinner Suit or Lounge Suit (with miniatures).
Guest Speaker: TBC
CENOTAPH SERVICE and WREATH LAYING
Sunday 16th September at the Cenotaph, Hobart Domain at 1100hrs. Full size medals.
Commemorative Address: TBC
Sunday 16th September at the RAAF Memorial Centre, 61 Davey Street, Hobart at 1215hrs.
The Australian Flying Corps and
Royal Australian Air Force Association is most grateful to the Chief of Air Force, 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.
Special rates have been offered by the following – please request the 'Battle of Britain Sep 18' rate when booking:
Phone: 03 6221 1888 Email:
The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel:
Phone: 03 6235 5355
Hotel Grand Chancellor:
Phone: 03 6235 4535
Email: group firstname.lastname@example.org
Hadley’s Orient Hotel:
Phone: 03 6237 2999
Phone: 03 6223 3300 Email: email@example.com
If you are interested in obtaining further details about these events, contact the State Secretary, RAAF Association, Tasmania Division at:
Address: 61 Davey Street, Hobart, 7001
03 6234 3862 (Wed 10am - 3pm) a message bank is active during non-attendance times
Chairman Battle of Britain Planning Committee: - AVM P J Scully AO (0402 274 163)
Coordinator/State Secretary: - Ms D Coulson (0484 018 787)
Bookings, accompanied by the amount of the subscription, are essential. Members may make a direct credit to the Association Account – RAAF Association Tasmania Division WESTPAC Bank BSB 037-001 Account 100766 or by cheque
payable to the ‘RAAF Association Tasmania Division’ and sent to the Association at 61 Davey Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000.