Started as A17-316 before registration as VH-BED in 1947. Became VH-FAG in 1952 until WFU in 1963. Restored in 1983 as VH-FAG before a further restoration to the vintage DH scheme shown in 2018. Based at Gold Coast Queensland.
The crumpled VH-ARF on the beach at Port Douglas where it came to grief. It was not repaired. From the 1930s and into the 1950s, Four Mile Beach at Port Douglas was used as the local airstrip. Photo from: State Library of Queensland