aerial firefighting on fraser island

Hervey Bay Aero Club members had a ringside seat on Sunday 6th to watch and appreciate aerial firefighting efforts to contain the catastrophic blaze on Fraser Island.

06/12/2020: club members watching aerial firefighters attempting to contain the blaze on Fraser Island at our regular social 3-5pm Sunday at 6 Don Adams Drive, Hervey Bay Airport
Water Bomber
06/12/2020 Water Bomber taxing for takeoff. Photo taken from the airside porch of the Hervey Bay Aero Club, 6 Don Adams Drive, Hervey Bay Airport.

Many of our members are pilots and former pilots, so we fully appreciate the hardship our courageous aerial fire fighters are enduring to save lives on Fraser Island.