Plane at airport, Hughenden 2001; Murdoch, Colleen; 2001; 2012-146


Flinders Shire Historical Photographic Project


Plane at airport, Hughenden 2001

About this object

A photograph of an aeroplane named "Connie" at the Hughenden Airport in July 2001. Several planes arrived in Hughenden for the Centenary of Federation and this particular aircraft carried Nancy Bird in it. Nancy Bird was one of the first female pilots and was a pioneer in the industry.


Murdoch, Colleen

Maker Role



colour print

Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back: "Hughenden District Historical Society // Federation year // Plane visit 2001 // Connie was the plane Nancy Bird // arrived in - an early aviatrix // No. V73B"

Printed on back: "Kodak Royal PAPER // Kodak PAPER // PhotoFab <No. 9 > 009 // 419 01** N N N N2(027)"


151mm x 101mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Hughenden (Queensland)

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

festivals, celebrations etc.


Flinders Shire Historical Photograph Project

Credit Line

Gift of Hughenden & District Historical Society, care of Mrs Colleen Murdoch.

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