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Open Daily 9.30am to 4.30pm

Bombing Raid and Air Sea Rescue

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Cost: FREE. As the Air Force Museum is a registered charitable trust, koha (donations) are gladly accepted.

Programme duration: 60 minutes

To book, contact:
Chris Davey, BA, Dip Tchg
Education Officer

Phone: (03) 343 9517

Email: educ@airforcemuseum.co.nz

STEP BACK IN TIME TO 1943 AND DISCOVER WORLD WAR TWO IN THE PACIFIC

Bombing Raid and Air Sea Rescue

Overview

Suitable for Y4-8 students

Learn about the jobs that Royal New Zealand Air Force personnel undertook and the risks they faced, before experiencing a simulated bombing raid. Then, jump into a life raft and learn about the Air Force’s present-day role in Search and Rescue.

A very interactive programme that will have students so engrossed that they won’t even realise they’re learning!

  • Social Sciences: Identity, Culture, and Organisation, Place and Environment, Continuity and Change
  • Technology: Technological Knowledge
  • English: Listening, Reading, and Viewing
  • Key Competencies: All

Open daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm (except Christmas Day)
Entry to the Museum is free, donations are appreciated.

45 Harvard Ave, Wigram, Christchurch | 03 343 9532

We welcome visitors of all abilities

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