Address

The RAAF Museum is a 25-minute drive south-west from Melbourne along the Princes Freeway. Take the Point Cook Road exit and follow the tourist signs to the museum. The RAAF Museum is approximately 400 metres beyond the entrance to the RAAF Base.

Free parking is available across the road from the RAAF Museum. Bus parking is available on the southern side of the museum.

RAAF Museum
RAAF Base Williams
Point Cook Road, Point Cook
Victoria 3030
Australia

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Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday: 10am–3pm

Weekends and Public Holidays: 10am–5pm

The Museum is closed on Mondays, Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Admission

Admission to the RAAF Museum is FREE. However, donations are gratefully accepted.

Note that photo identification is required for all visitors over the age of 16 to gain entry to the Base.

Cafe

The Museum's 'MCS Cafe' is open from 10am to 2 pm, Tuesday through to Sunday (inclusive). The MCS Cafe offers a selection of hot and cold snacks, cold and hot beverages including barista coffee and tea.

Pets on base

With the exception of assistance dogs, visitors to the RAAF Museum are not permitted to bring pets on to the Base. Any person bringing a pet will not be permitted entry to the Base.

Tours

The Museum provides guided tours for groups (such as clubs and schools) on Tuesday to Friday only. Guided tours are conducted by RAAF Museum trained volunteer host officers and will give the visitor a unique insight into Australian aviation history, the Air Force and RAAF Base Point Cook.

For further information or to book a guided tour, phone the RAAF Museum on (03) 8348 6300 or 8348 6040. Alternatively, you can fill out a group tour Booking form.

Please note that tours of the Museum's Reserve Collection and storage areas are not available.

Museum shop

The Museum Shop is open during museum hours and stocks a wide range of memorabilia, model aircraft, RAAF Museum and Air Force souvenirs, including plaques, a broad range of unit and aircraft cloth patches.

Profits from your purchase contribute to the upgrade and maintenance of displays, as well as the acquisition of new memorabilia.

Visit the RAAF Museum Online Shop

Amenities

Toilets are available at the museum.

Wheelchair access is available to all parts of the RAAF Museum excluding the upper deck of the Restoration Hangar. Limited access to the lower deck of this area can be arranged for people with special needs.

The museum will attempt to meet the special needs of your group, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Shuttles available from Melbourne

If you don't have your own transport to the museum but still want to visit, then we have some good news for you. You can now hop aboard the Werribee Park Shuttle, which departs Melbourne daily to Point Cook and Werribee, including the RAAF Museum.

This service operates from Melbourne seven days a week and takes in the Werribee attractions, including the RAAF Museum, Point Cook Homestead and Coastal Park.

Bookings are required. Phone C&J Squires Mini Coaches on (03) 9748 5094.

Fly in to the Museum

You can arrange to fly in to the RAAF Museum by contacting the 21SQN Air Base Command Post via WIL.ABCP [at] defence.gov.au. Airfield landing fees may be waived for legitimate visitors flying in to the Museum.