2016 Australia Day Air Show

The City of Perth Australia Day Skyworks is held every year on the Swan River.

The Royal Aero Club has participated in the Air Show every year since its inauguration

Keeping the crowd entertained and staring at the skies from 3pm

This year we’ll be a part of:

  • the Biggest ever gathering of biplane aircraft in Western Australia
  • Aerial Skywriting
  • The club’s traditional formation flying display, where up to 15 aircraft will fly in formation over Perth City
  • Night Light display of high performance piston aircraft in formation

This is the first year The Royal Aero Club will have 3 twins flying in a night light display – we can’t wait to be a part of the Australia Day action!

To read more about the pre-Skyshow entertainment and a schedule of events Click here

Time Event Detail
15:30 Oldtimer Fly By Vintage Aircraft Display
15:45 Seven Above Helicopter towing Channel 7 Flag
16:00 Beautiful Biplanes Biggest Gathering of Biplane aircraft in WA
16:15 Flying Circuit Fixed wing aircraft and helicopter with smoke
16:30 Mix On High Helicopter towing MIX 94.5 flag
16:45 Speed & Stealth Large and fast aircraft handling display with Virgin Australia Fokker 100
17:00 Royal Aero Club of WA Formation Formation display with a variety of high wing aircraft
17:15 Australia Day Salute Helicopter towing large Aussie flag
17:30 David and Goliath Formation Aerobatics in Harmony
17:45 Colourful canopies Skydiving display over Langley Park with Perth Skydiving Display Team
18:00 Smokey Chopper / Seven Above Special effects chopper / helicopter towing Channel 7 flag
18:10 Perth Air Race High performance aircraft match up
18:20 Aerorescue / RFDS Aerorescue’s SAR Dornier / Royal Flying Doctor Service aircraft
18:30 RAAF Hawk Jets Flying in formation with solo aerobatics
18:40 Rotorvation / Mix On High Rotor display with Robinson R44’s & a
18:50 Red Barron Red Biplane Stunts
18:55 Mile High Message Skywriting PERTH @ 10,000 feet above
19:00 DFES Aerial Fleet Helitacs, Air Tractors & Air Crane
19:10 Spiraling Angles Aircraft trailing smoke
19:20 Aerobatic Stunts Tumble & Turn & Twist
19:30 Australia Day Salute Helicopter towing large Aussie flag
19:40 Night Lights High performance aircraft formation
19:50 Lighting the Way Emergency rescue helicopter & Polair 1 with lights