Kununurra and the East Kimberley is home to some fascinating events and keeps the calendar busy throughout the year, especially during the tourist season in May - September.

The spectacular landscape and favorable weather conditions make for the perfect backdrop to any event and the best way to help showcase some world class entertainment. You are sure to find something suitable for you, amongst an array of community events from outback rodeos to lake swims and festivals.

RFDS Outback Air Race 2018

RFDS Outback Air Race 2018

August 28, 2018 - August 29, 2018
5:10 - 7:10pm

At Kununurra 12 Cotton Tree Ave, Kununurra WA 6743, Australia

Categories: General events

RFDS Outback Air Race 2018

The Outback Air Race is a GPS-based naviation time trial throughout the remote Australia outback. With as many as 60 competitors in 30 aircraft, pilots nominate an elapsed time between two visual waypoints, receiving points for both time and location accuracy.  The Outback Air Race exists to raise funds for the Royal Flying Doctor Service.  Since 1996 compeitors and spectators have raised over $2.1 million, with funds from each race going towards outfitting RFDS aircraft and essential medical equipment, vital for treating sick and injured patients.  The Outback Air Race is held every three years so expect to see us again in August/September 2018.

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