Lions District 201V1-4

Victoria, Australia

DG Visit to the Lake Boga Lions Catalina Base 75th Anniversary 18 Mar 2017


Back to the Year 2016-17

75th Anniversary Celebration of Flying Boat Repair Depot  (1942 -2017) – 18 March 2017

V1-4 Lions District Governor Naga Sundararajah  and Air marshal Leo Davies AO, CSC (Chief of Air Force).

( Left to Right) V1-4 Lions District Governor Naga Sundararajah with Hon Peter Walsh (MP for Murray Plains, Leader of The Nationals, Shadow Minister for Agriculture , Regional Development & Minister for Water) and  Lake Boga Lions president Ian Nancarrow and Hon Peter Walsh wife Rosanne- 18 March 2017.

“Lions club of Lake Boga celebrated the historically important 75th Anniversary of Flying Boat Repair Depot.  The No 1 Flying boat secret RAAF Repair service site with underground Communications Bunker as integral part of allied defence during World War 2, that helped to keep Australia safe.

The biggest 201 V1-4 District major event, possibly the biggest in 201 Multi District during the centennial year was celebrated on 18 March 2017. There was a stunning air show with a display by the RAAF Roulettes Aerobatics Team and a number of other vintage and modern aircraft types attracted over four thousands of spectators.”