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The signifcance of our BOEING 707-138 VH-EBA/XBA

18
May
2017
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On Saturday 10 June 2017, Qantas Founders Museum will host a special dinner to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the arrival of the Boeing 707 VH -XBA (formerly VH-EBA) to Longreach after months of work by a group of… Read more »

MEDIA RELEASE: Snakes in the laundry … and other horrors

24
Apr
2017
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Qantas Founders Museum Media Release   24 April 2017 Snakes in the laundry … and other horrors Snakes in the laundry, dreary meals of mutton and a British reluctance to shower are just some of the memories post-war… Read more »

QUEENSLAND ANZAC CENTENARY GRANT TO FUND NEW INTERACTIVE TABLE DISPLAY

03
Apr
2017
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Qantas Founders Museum Media Release 3 April 2017  QUEENSLAND ANZAC CENTENARY GRANT TO FUND NEW INTERACTIVE TABLE DISPLAY The Trustee for the Qantas Foundation Memorial Trust, the parent company to Qantas Founders Museum, has received a grant for… Read more »

Guided Museum Tours for Qantas Founders Museum Visitors

29
Mar
2017
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MUSEUM VISITORS!!! Want to learn more about our museum’s artefacts? Want to know which one is the oldest, the weirdest or the staff favourite? From 3 April 2017, Qantas Founders Museum will offer a 45 minute guided museum… Read more »

Free Entry to Qantas Founders Museum for all former and current Qantas Staff

23
Feb
2017
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Attention all former and current Qantas staff! Qantas Founders Museum is offering FREE entry to our museum until 31 December 2017 to all current and former Qantas employees. All you need to do is show us your Qantas… Read more »

LOOK! UP IN THE SKY! IS IT A BIRD, IS IT A PLANE? YES, IT’S A PLANE – OR 2

05
Feb
2017
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February 5th this year, is the 96th anniversary of the day a QANTAS aircraft landed at Longreach for the first time and turned what had been simply a paper company into an air service. On Monday, January 31st … Read more »

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