Melbourne Branch

Welcome to the Melbourne Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society, Australian Division. ABN 94 455 739 117

The Melbourne Branch hosts events each month for the enjoyment and professional development of its members.

It usually meets on the second Monday of each month between February and November, inclusive. Most events are held at:

Location: Engineers Australia
Level 31, 600 Bourke Street, Melbourne

Timing: 6:00pm for a 6:30 start.

See the Melbourne Events page for upcoming activities.

Branch Contact

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The Branch Committee meets monthly to plan events and activities for the members in the Melbourne area.

The committee for 2017 is:

Chairman David Pilkington
Deputy Chairman Murray Stimson
Honorary Secretary David Ostler
Honorary Treasurer Domenic Lombardo
Membership Secretary Jim Charlesworth
Events Manager Dr Arvind Sinha
Webmaster Don Love
Newsletter Editor Damian Verbakel
Student Representative Nicole de Man
Events Sub-Committee

Djay Ahluwalia

Murray Stimson

Dr Ken Anderson

General Committee Members   

A/Prof Cees Bil

Mitesh Patel

Richard Yates

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Melbourne Events

Note the upcoming August Event is the A/AA Aviation Industry Quiz Night 30 August, 2017 at Campari House restaurant in Hardware Lane, Melbourne from 6:00pm.

Please follow this link for details and bookings:

The Melbourne Branch Committee will be awarding free tickets to Students as prizes in the quiz.


Our Major Dinner Event for the year is coming:  The 2017 Hargrave Dinner.

Details follow:

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