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Gippsland Armed Forces Museum

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10km west of Sale. Only $4 pp and run by volunteers. Well put together museum. Would be of... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
KathrynS400SA
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Wallaroo
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So Much History

This is an amazing Museum with so much history on display for everyone. Such a pity that it's not... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
BettyMcC80
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Echuca, Australia
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Princes Highway | West Sale Airport, Sale, Victoria 3850, Australia
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

10km west of Sale. Only $4 pp and run by volunteers. Well put together museum. Would be of particular interest to anyone interested in RAAF history. The area was a training area for RAAF pilots in WWII. I couldn’t believe the number of crashes and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KathrynS400SA
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is an amazing Museum with so much history on display for everyone. Such a pity that it's not very easy to find as so many would really enjoy spending time wandering the displays. Entry costs were very cheap and something that i'd recommenced to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BettyMcC80
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This place is fantastic with so much to see. Such a shame it is tucked away behind another building out of town

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place definitely worth a visit heaps of history from World War 2 due to East Sale RAAF Base I was lucky enough to get to walk around with one of the guys who works there and who has a wealth of knowledge...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This is a well priced great couple of hours relaxing on the water ways of South East Victoria. The skipper is friendly and very well read and informed about the area. A very nice afternoon.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Steven P
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This museum could easily get away with charging more - such a detailed and jam packed place full of really interesting relics and memorabilia ! It's a shame it's location is a bit out of the way. Fantastically nice tour guide who took us around....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AllieandTom
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good access, very clean and tidy. Plenty of information available. Guides friendly and quite knowledgeable. Plenty of easy parking.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The Gippsland armed forces museum can be found a short distance off the highway at the old West Sale airport. The museum is run by volunteers. The quality and arrangement of the exhibits is of a very high standard and concentrates on Gippsland's role in...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank GeorgeD888
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

TA strikes again. We checked what was around to visit and had driven past the sign so decided to check it out. Fortunately we knew this place was only open at the weekends (and Mondays) so headed out on Sunday. So glad we did. We...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank charlottej96
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed to travel out to the museum on a Tuesday.. only to find out it's only open Saturday's, Sunday's and Monday's.. Signage from town would have been very helpful.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank janetb231
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