Former RAAF Maryborough Station
Historical Sites and Heritage Locations
The Maryborough Airport was once a bustling Royal Australian Airforce Air Station during World War II. Wireless gunners and navigators were trained there to fight in Australian bombers, as well as women part of the Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force. Various buildings from the war remain at the airport, near a popular RV campsite. The Women’s Auxiliary Australian Air Force (WAAAF) was created in 1941.