The South Australia Wing of the Australian Air League are pleased to announce they have been awarded a grant from The Sir Ross and Sir Keith Smith Fund to help them further develop the interest in aviation of its cadets.
The Annual New South Wales Boys’ Group Recreation Camp will be held once again on the weekend of the 20th to 22nd March 2015 at Castle Mountain Resort.
Camp Activities will include: hiking, swimming, canoeing, archery, flying fox, touch footy, cricket, ball games, tug of war, bushwalking, raft building, obstacle course, night games, and the watermelon relays.
More information will be coming to you early in January 2015
In 2014 the Victoria Group of the Australian Air League celebrates its 75th anniversary. To recognise this milestone a 75th Anniversary Dinner was held at Box Hill RSL on 18th October, and this event saw over 50 guests attend including members past and present, as well as Chief Commissioner Ian Rickard. Organised by Wg.Capt. Lorna Keay and with Mr Jeff Knott as MC for the evening, the night was a great event with excellent meals and the camaraderie even better.
Article originally appeared in the Victoria Group newsletter "Southern Cloud"
On Sunday, 41 cadets from South Australia Wing took to the skies over the Barossa Valley in Robinson 44 helicopters. The weather was absolutely perfect and all cadets had a great experience over the vineyards of the famous Barossa north of Adelaide. Cadets from all three of South Australia's Squadrons, Parafield, Port Adelaide and Gawler Airfield, attended in what was the best turn out for flying at the Wing.
Under the cloudless sky of a beautiful Sunday morning in Canberra, hundreds of cadets and officers of the Australian Air League conducted a Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Australian War Memorial.