Fighter World – the RAAF Williamtown Aviation Heritage Centre

Located just 20 mins drive north of Newcastle, Fighter World is a totally ‘hands on’ experience. Visitors can walk-around, touch and view some of Australia’s most iconic aircraft plus enjoy the added benefit of sitting in the cockpits of a Mirage jet fighter and a Macchi jet trainer. There are more than 17 historic aircraft and replicas on display. Inside the main hangar you’ll also discover the Norm Forrester Collection; one of Australia’s greatest displays of hand built model aircraft. The exhibition has a regional theme highlighting the development of military aviation over the past 100 years.

Free WiFi is available opening a world of opportunity for smart phone, tablet and iPad users who can take the ‘QR’ Tour and experience interactive content on a whole new level.

In addition step up to the Observation Deck where you can sit and watch some of the world’s most advanced aircraft take-off and land and don’t forget to stop at the souvenir shop for something truly unique.

After your adventure enjoy the warm welcome, great food and friendly atmosphere in the café before you depart.

Fighter Beans Café

Provides delicious and refreshing morning teas, comprehensive lunches and an old fashioned afternoon teas.

Fighter World shop

Before you leave, visit the shop for books, souvenirs and aircraft models.

Contact & Visit

Fighter World – the RAAF Williamtown Aviation Heritage Centre
49 Medowie Road

(02) 4965 1810

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Entry Fees

Adult $15
Child (5-17 years incl) $10
Child (under 5 years) Free
Family (Two adults, no limit on the number of children) $40

Opening Hours

10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Closed Christmas Day