HMAS Choules NSW Kids in Need Open Day Fundraiser

Date
22 September 2018

Time
10:00am to 3:00pm

Where
Garden Island Main Gate, Cowper Wharf Road, Wooloomooloo NSW

Website

Cost
Entry by donation of $10 or more. Children under 6yrs free. Refer to ticketing website.

The Royal Australian Navy's Landing Ship Dock, HMAS Choules, will be be open to the public between 10.00am to 3.00pm at hourly time slots on Saturday, 22nd September 2018. During the Royal Australian Navy's NSW Kids in Need “Open House”, visitors will have the unique opportunity to explore one of the Navy’s largest (and tallest) ships. The Australian Army will also feature displays onboard the ship, including trucks and Bushmasters to explore.

Both Navy and Army personnel will be available to answer questions about their important role in the Australian Defence Force.

To gain access on the day of the event, tickets are essential. NSW Kids in Need requests a donation of $10 per person over the age of 6 years, but you decide whether you want to donate more per person. Due to the popularity of this Open House event, bookings are capped at six people per group booking. Tickets and event information, including conditions of entry, is available on the NSW Kids in Need Navy Open House Fundraiser ticketing website.

HMAS Choules sits at anchor off the coast of Darwin during Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2015.
HMAS Choules sits at anchor off the coast of Darwin during Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2015.