Air Show set to thrill Newcastle region

09 June 2023

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) in partnership with City of Newcastle and Port Stephens Council, is proud to announce the Air Force Newcastle Williamtown Air Show 2023.

The biennial RAAF Air Show will be held over the weekend of 18 and 19 November 2023 in Newcastle and at RAAF Base Williamtown respectively.

Led by City of Newcastle, the free community event on Saturday 18 November will include morning and afternoon flying displays by RAAF aircraft overwater of Newcastle beaches and rivers.

On Sunday 19 November, RAAF Base Williamtown will open its gates for a ticketed non-flying Open Day featuring static ground displays and a range of military equipment from across the Australian Defence Force.

The Open Day on Sunday at RAAF Williamtown will be ticketed, with tickets expected to be available for purchase from late September 2023.

There is no ticket requirement for the flying displays in Newcastle on the Saturday.

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