EA-18G Growler Flypast in support of RACQ Central QLD Rescue and Emergency Services Open Day

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Air Force will conduct a flypast of Harrup Park, Mackay in support of the RACQ Central Queensland Rescue and Emergency Service Open Day on Sunday, April 29, at approximately 12.30pm. 

Up to two EA-18G Growler aircraft from No. 6 Squadron, based at RAAF Base Amberley, will conduct two flypasts in close-combat formation.  The aircraft will arrive from the Northwest and carry out a flypast to the Southeast before reposition to the North to conduct a second flypast from North to South.  

For further information on Amberley flying activities, members of the community are encouraged to contact 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362) and ask to be connected to RAAF Base Amberley, or log on to the website to receive updates on Super Hornet/Growler aircraft flying activities here https://bit.ly/2HUr4i7

All flying is subject to change due to factors such as weather and operational requirements.

Information on aircraft noise and current flying activities is available at http://www.defence.gov.au/aircraftnoise, or by calling 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362)