Category Archives: Bellman Hangar

F-111 put together for Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Museum

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F-111 Wings Arrive at Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome

It was an exciting morning with the wings for the F-111 A8-147 arriving at the State Heritage Listed Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome. Quite a number of onlookers were on hand to watch the large semi with boxed wings on board … Continue reading

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Bellman Hangar Restoration at Evans Head Nearing Completion

In April VWD reported that the last of the Bellman Hangars at the State Heritage Listed¬† Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome was being restored and would soon become home to the one remaining F-111 of six being loaned out to various … Continue reading

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ANZAC Day Evans Head 2013

The Dawn Service for ANZAC Day at Evans Head was well attended by the local community including local schools and emergency services with the support of serving personnel from the RAAF led by Flt/Lt Jason van Rysbergen. Two World War … Continue reading

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Historic Bellman Hangar at Evans Head Undergoes Refit for F-111

More than 5,500 personnel trained at No. 1 Bombing and Gunnery School and No. 1 Air Observers School at Evans Head during World War II under the Empire Air Training Scheme.¬† 17 Bellman Hangars were built at the time to … Continue reading

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