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A monument commemorates the use by the Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) of the Ballarat Showgrounds in 1940 during World War Two.
|Address:||Howitt Street, Ballarat Showgrounds, Ballarat , 3350|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.540989|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||29-April-1940|
|Actual Event End Date:|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 15th September, 1999|
This obelisk commemorates the use by the RAAF during World War 2 of the Ballarat Showgrounds from the 29th April 1940 to September 1940
A training school operated here during the construction of No. 1 Wireless Air Gunners School at the Ballarat Airport
John Bennett President R.A.A.F.A. - Ballarat
Stan White Secretary R.A.A.F.A. - Ballarat
15th September 1999