RAAF Base Townsville to host EA-18G Growlers

Up to three aircraft will conduct training in the overwater airspace, land at RAAF Base Townsville, refuel and head home to RAAF Base Amberley. Training is dependent on weather.

Approximate times:

  • Monday 5 December -  Arrive 12.30pm and depart 2.30pm
  • Tuesday 6 December – Arrive 12.30pm and depart 2.30pm

Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying. Air Force appreciates the ongoing support of the community.

Further information about the EA-18G Growler aircraft can be found on our Aircraft page.

Imagery of the EA-18G Growler aircraft is available on the Defence Image Gallery.

For more information, visit the Defence Aircraft Noise website or call 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362).

Flying schedule

  • RAAF Base Townsville will play host to EA-18G Growlers out of RAAF Base Amberley near Ipswich on 5 and 6 December