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VH -BRF coming in to alight on the lagoon, Lord Howe Island. Flying boat ...

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Lord Howe Island by flying boat: a golden age in colour and B&W, c 1951-1959 - Australian National Maritime MuseumAustralian National Maritime Museum

Short Sandringham "Beachcomber" at Lord Howe Island

... Short Sandringham "Beachcomber" at Lord Howe Island | by tiabunna

Beachcomber on the left, and Islander at Lord Howe Island

An S25 VH-BRC' Beachcomber' taking off from Rose Bay.

The Ansett Airlines of NSW flying boat Beachcomber takes off today from Rose Bay for Lord

Ansett Flying Boat Services - 'Beachcomber' in the 'delta' livery at Lord Howe Island, June 09, 1974.

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ANSETT FLYING BOATS : SANDRINGHAM FLYING BOAT : AVIATION Sandringham flying boat . Sydney - Lord

Throughout 1964, the Sunderland is converted into a civil passenger airliner for the Lord Howe Island service.

The Ansett flying boat taking off in Sydney Harbour on the last flight to Lord Howe

The work took the family far and wide, as flying boats remained commercially viable and affordable – much more than they had been in the '30s, ...

ANSETT FLYING BOATS : SANDRINGHAM FLYING BOAT : AVIATION The Ansett Airlines of NSW flying boat

Ansett Flying Boat Services - returning Islander to the water at Lord Howe Island, June 1965.

Ansett Flying Boat Services - 'Beachcomber' in the 'delta' livery at Lord Howe Island, June 09, 1974.

ANSETT FLYING BOATS : SANDRINGHAM FLYING BOAT : AVIATION The Ansett Airlines of NSW flying boat

The work took the family far and wide, as flying boats remained commercially viable and affordable – much more than they had been in the '30s, ...

Ansett Flying Boat Services - on the beach at Lord Howe Island, May 31, 1965.

Ansett Flying Boat Services - on the beach at Lord Howe Island, June 1965.

Ansett Flying Boat Services - on the water at Lord Howe Island, June 1965.

One was scuttled outside the reef at Lord Howe the year before after it lost a float whilst moored in the lagoon and was deemed unsalvageable:

Landing on the lagoon at Lord Howe

Ansett Flying Boat Services - returning Islander to the water at Lord Howe Island, June 1965.

Old photo of the Sandringham flying boats which Ansett Airlines used prior to the building of the airstrip on Lord Howe Island (Australia)

Holle's parents worked on the flying boats at the Rose Bay terminal. His mother, Margaret Bellingham, was a hostie when she met Holle's father Noel, ...

Lord Howe Island by flying boat: a golden age in colour and B&W, c 1951-1959 - Australian National Maritime MuseumAustralian National Maritime Museum

Ansett Flying Boat Services - on the beach at Lord Howe Island, June 1965.

Post by kiwithrottlejockey on Jun 8, 2010 at 8:29pm

Qantas Flying Boats

Lord Howe Island Museum added 2 new photos.

Ansett Flying Boat Services - 'Beachcomber' in the 'delta' livery at Lord Howe Island, June 09, 1974.

Lord Howe Island Tourism Association; Contact · Member · Media · Privacy.

There was also a lot of geological information about the formation of the island, and its eventual fate, in that it will in time (a long time in the future) ...

Ansett Airways - 'Beachcomber' in the original livery at Lord Howe Island, date unknown.

Taken on the approach to Lord Howe Island in 1964.

This aircraft (built in 1944) once flew for Ansett Airlines on the Lord Howe Island route.

Qantas flying boat on Sydney harbour

The view from North Bay, Lord Howe Island. ANMM Collection: object number 1404

Lord Howe Island, c1951 ANMM Collection: object number 1404[004] by Gervais

Short Sandringham of Ansett Flying Boat Services at Rose Bay Sydney in October 1970 when operating the schedule to Lord Howe Island

Ansett Flying Boat Services - 'Beachcomber' in the 'delta' livery at Lord Howe Island, June 09, 1974.

Capella Lodge

Lord Howe Island is famously void of the working-class. PHOTO: trove.

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The Rose Bay Flying Boat Base in 1938.

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Qantaslink aircraft at the airport diving Lord Howe Island NSW Australia by Diveplanit

These images kindly lent to me via the Le Navez family I realise in this day and age and I have learn't in the past

ANSETT FLYING BOATS : SANDRINGHAM FLYING BOAT : AVIATION he Ansett flying boat Beachcomber being anchored

Ansett Flying Boat Services - on the beach at Lord Howe Island, June 1965.

Flying to Lord Howe Island - Thornleigh Farm

Flying Boats Rose Bay Sydney Water Airport

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Lord Howe Island approach and landing

Ansett Flying Boat Services - washed ashore at Lord Howe Island, June 9, 1974.

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Some of the Museum exhibitions of the Lord Howe Island flying boat days, and early history.

The flight crew look happy to have arrived safely

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Lord Howe Island Flights

VH-BRC taxiing in the lagoon at Lord Howe Island with VH-BRF taking off in the background in April 1974.

the Qantas Catalina VH - EAW anchored at Lord Howe Island in December 1947. Flying BoatRare ...

Lord Howe Island

A PBY5A catalina flying boat on a visit to Oban airport in 2013 as part of

FLYING BOAT TEASER

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Arthur Bergen souvenir cover for the "Last Flying Boat Mail from Rose Bay - Lord Howe Island - Rose Bay":

Qantas fly direct to Lord Howe Island, Australia from Sydney and Brisbane.

Off to Lizard Island.

Two figures hold a flag as a large flying boat flies just over their heads.

Damaged float of Ansett flying boat Beachcomber exhibited at Lord Howe Island Museum, New South

Would have been terrific to fly on one. Bloody uncomfortable, but terrific nonetheless.

A view of Mount Gower and Mount Lidgbird on Lord Howe Island. ANMM Collection:

This aircraft (built in 1944) once flew for Ansett Airlines on the Lord Howe Island route. (Picture: Andrew Carlile)

Background to the Trip I had never seriously thought about visiting Lord Howe Island ...

Ansett Flying Boat Services - washed ashore at Lord Howe Island, June 9, 1974.

You don't see them much nowadays – hardly any at all in fact. Lasting little more than 12 years, the golden age of the flying boat in Australian aviation ...

... Lord Howe island. Love the wear and tear, the crew member on the phones reaction also note the rudder hasn't been repainted and most of all the quality ...

Sunderland GR Mk III ML828

Ansett Flying Boat Services - washed ashore at Lord Howe Island, June 9, 1974.

Affordable to buy and to fly, the mild-mannered Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey has been a popular sport amphibian choice for decades.

1 April ...

1947~Howard Hughes Built the Largest Flying Boat in the World, THE SPRUCE GOOSE. Stated by Hughes, "If the Plane Doesn't Make It, I'll Probably Leave the ...

This aircraft (built in 1944) once flew for Ansett Airlines on the Lord Howe Island route.

ANSETT FLYING BOATS : SANDRINGHAM FLYING BOAT : AVIATION The Ansett Airlines of NSW flying boat

QANTAS Short Sunderland 23 C Class Empire Flying Boat 'Coolangatta' (VH-ABB)

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Lord Howe Island in the Tasman Sea, Pratt & Whitney engine from a RAAF Catalina

Short Sunderland Mk V in flight. Role, Military flying boat bomber