Author: Matthew Presland

A Boggy Day in Bridport

The team at Flinders Island Aviation Services would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding of the delays to our service over the last few weeks. Tasmania has been subject to high rainfalls, leading to major flooding on the Tasmanian mainland. Unfortunately, the rains have continued in Tasmania today, while the island has enjoyed quite a nice day. We thought this may be a good time to show some of the water that has landed at our airstrip in Bridport.

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A Day To Remember, Bridport Hangar Open Day

On Saturday the 12th March, Flinders Island Aviation Services hosted our Bridport Hangar Open Day. The day started out foggy, and misty with difficult flying conditions. We feared the worst, however by 11:30, our carpark was filling up, and a few aircraft began to arrive. By 12:30 we declared the day a huge success, and we were experiencing overflows in both our carpark and aircraft parking areas. We were absolutely astounded by the support we received from the public, and from aviators from all across the state. Some aircraft had to make 3 attempts to get to us through...

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Bridport Hangar Open Day

Bridport Hangar Open Day 11AM – Saturday 12th March 1952 Bridport Road, Bridport Fly In - All Aeroplanes Welcome All aeroplanes are welcome. Fly into Bridport and join in our celebration. Free BBQ - Flinders Island Produce The local lions club will be supporting our event, running our free BBQ. We have arranged local produce from Flinders Island Fresh. Come and experience a taste of what Flinders Island has to offer. Local Beer and Wine Enjoy a quiet drink with us and enjoy local wines produced within a short distance of Bridport. Entertainment for the Kids! We will have...

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