Flight Around Oz

Follow Microlight Milly in real-time as she flies around Australia to share how amazing and awesome migratory shorebirds are!

Progress so far...

5

FLIGHT LEGS

16

Shorebird STEM Incursions

655

Students reached

Wing Threads: Flight Around Oz is happening now!

Cartoon map of Australia

flight leg 6: Esperance to Caiguna

Date: 12th August @ 8am WST

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Flight Leg Sponsors

Thank you to all of our generous flight leg sponsors! Sponsoring a flight leg covers the costs of fuel, food and accommodation for Milly and the ground crew. 

Several flight leg sponsorships are still up for grabs. To become a flight leg sponsor, click the button below.

Western Australia

White Gum Farm

Trevor Morgan

Bunbury

Will Owen

Albany

Bremer Bay

Esperance

Caiguna

South Australia

Nullabor Motel

Ceduna

Streaky Bay

Port LIncoln

Port Pirie

Gawler

Friends of Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary

Strathalbyn

Kingston

Mount Gambier

Friends of Shorebirds SE

Victoria

Warnambool

Sue Siwinski

Torquay

Victorian Wader Study Group

Tyabb

Western Port Biosphere

Latrobe Valley

Orbost

Louise King

New South Wales

Merimbula

Moruya

Wollongong

Lake Macquarie

Jo Gamer

Taree

Coffs Harbour

BirdLife Northern NSW

Ballina

Queensland

Caboolture

Shorncliffe 

Bundaberg

Gladstone

Rockhampton

BirdLife Capricornia

Mackay

Bowen

Townsville

Ingham

Karumba

Rachel Klyve

Burketown

Northern Territory

Boorooloola

Tanumbirini Station

Daly Waters

Katherine/Tindal

Emkaytee (Darwin)

Port Keats

Western Australia

Kununurra

Wyndham

Bungle Bungles

Halls Creek

Margaret River Station

Fitzroy Crossing

Derby

Sing Drilling

Cape Leveque

Broome

Kristin Stempf de Vargas

Anna Plains Station

Pardoo Station

Port Hedland

Karratha

Onslow

Exmouth

Carnarvon

Overlander Roadhouse

Kalbarri

Geraldton

Jurien Bay

Aircraft Sponsors

All aircraft logo sponsorships have now been filled.

WING

PHCC logo
BirdLife logo

POD

avplan logo

Wheel Spats

Raymond Terrace

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