Primary Schools

We, at Classic Flyers would like to remind all our Primary schools in the region of our very own treasure trove of aviation history and heritage held at Classic Flyers.  Click here for more information.

The “Airport Tour” starts from Classic Flyers at 9 Jean Batten Drive Mount Maunganui and makes its way through the Tauranga Airport and then back to Classic Flyers for morning tea, then a tour through the museum itself (see sample agenda below).
9.30am Arrival at Classic Flyers
9.30am Walk down to Tauranga City Airport Terminal
9.35amTauranga City Airport Terminal Tour
10.15am Fire Truck Demonstration
10.30am Walk back to Classic Flyers Museums
10.35am Morning Tea (provided by yourself unless otherwise discussed)
11.00 Tour through Aviation museum
12.00 Lunch (provided by yourselves unless otherwise discussed) at Museum Apron by the planes (If wet we will set up some tables in the museum or the café Shelter). 
We realize that the ages of the children vary so this agenda is only a guide and we can adapt your school tour to suit you. Your personal agenda can be discussed at the time of your booking.
We can offer quiz sheets to your students. We are very happy to send a copy of them electronically so you can print them off, for your students to have, in preparation for their visit.  We will explain in full, our tour at the time of booking the tour.
Cost / Payment:  A combined airport/museum tour is $6 per person.  Museum only tour is $4.50 per person. The Airport only tour is $4.50 per person. This includes teachers and adults alike.  Payment is on the day of the visit.  We will invoice schools by prior arrangement only.
Bookings are essential so if this would be of interest to you and your students we would love to hear from you. Any queries please contact Garry on ph 5724000 or email
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