Ever dreamed of flying in a 1966 RAAF UH-1B ‘s dressed up as RAAF Huey A2-1020 which flew in the Battle of Long Tan on 18 August 1966?
Here is an incredible once in a lifetime opportunity for you, your family and your friends to visit and tour a working movie set, and learn about making a movie.
Fly out from the Gold Coast in a 1966 RAAF Huey UH-1B, straight from the film set of our DANGER CLOSE movie based on the Battle of Long Tan. Once you arrive you will get a behind the scenes tour of our active movie set, an in depth meet and greet with some of our cast and crew, meet and talk with some of our young Afghanistan and Iraq veterans, and learn about the movie making process. You’ll have lots of opportunities to take photos alongside our 5 x L5 Pack Howitzer Artillery Gun Batterys, 5 x M113 Armoured Personnel Carriers including one from the Battle of Long Tan and our 2 x UH-1B Huey Choppers.
Your purchase also enables 16 next of kin of Australian veterans to receive this experience for free.
Your Experience (total 60-80 minutes):
Date: 23 June 2018 (10am to 2pm – you will be advised your slot upon purchase)
Huey flight time: 15 minutes
Flight location: Gold Coast hinterland and coast
Food: Lunch and refreshments provided
Behind the scenes tour: a guided tour of the Kangaroo (Chopper) Pad which was located at the 1st Australian Task Force base at Nui Dat Vietnam in 1966, view our M113 Armoured Personnel Carries (APC) and our L5 Pack Howitzer Artillery Batterys.
Meet and Greet: meet and hear from our Producers, crew, and young Afghanistan and Iraq veterans.
Photo opportunities: you and your guests will be able to take photos in the RAAF 1966 Huey and with our Huey crews, our L5 Pack Howitzer Artillery guns and battery emplacements, our Armoured Personnel Carriers, Crew and Veterans.
Gift bag: each person will received an exclusive DANGER CLOSE crew T-Shirt and Cap and signed photos from our lead actors Travis Fimmel (Major Harry Smith) and Luke Bracey (Sergeant Bob Buick).
Your purchase is fully tax deductible with proceeds going to veterans charities; Cams Cause and The Commando Welfare Trust.
$3,000 single seat
(maximum four people per flight, maximum eight flights)
Your purchase also enables 16 next of kin of Australian veterans to receive this once in a lifetime experience for free.
If you would like to purchase an experience or learn more about it, please call Sonia – 0423 097 494 or email us.
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