Ross and Keith Smith 1919 flight England to Australia

This is just a dump of relevant material as I find it. Additions are welcome, email me at

From Smith's account of the flight: Timetable of trip as Word file; as excel file as work in progress

Profile of Vickers Vimy: Development details .pdf and word

Map of Fysh and McGuinnes survey 1919

Trove articles concentrating on Darwin to Adelaide: title page

I am working on information from 14000 Miles Through the Air, Ross Smith's account of the flight, 1922 and if you need specific information on individual stops etc between London and Darwin let me know. Early part: search this word document.

Preliminary survey of Australian airfields in powerpoint and powerpoint show

Hurley's Australian pix from G-EAOU ppt

Philately Directory also our letter to Australia Post philatelic department, please consider writing yourself to encourage production of appropriate philately

Online: is a report by Churchill Fellow Lainie Anderson, 2016, and is excellent modern material