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Richmond RAAF Base
Australia's oldest surviving air force base.
RAAF Boeing-707/MRTT (0.39 mi / 0.63 km)
Chateau Leroy (8.41 mi / 13.54 km)
HMAS Nirimba (9.57 mi / 15.41 km)
Penrith Whitewater Stadium (9.97 mi / 16.04 km)
Penrith Lakes Complex (10.33 mi / 16.62 km)
Parklea Prison (11.26 mi / 18.12 km)
Parklea Markets (11.96 mi / 19.25 km)
Blacktown Olympic Park (12.35 mi / 19.87 km)
Castle Hill Country Club Golf Course (13.38 mi / 21.53 km)
Woolworths Headquarters (13.41 mi / 21.58 km)
From: KKIt's great to see Quakers Hill and HMAS Nirimba from above after nearly 40 years. My DAMPIER accommodation building is still there!
Mon Sep 03 00:47:11 -0700 2007
Ex HMAS Nirimba intake of July 1969
From: ShadrackKK, this is not HMAS Nirimba. It is Richmond RAAF Base. See the latest entry for Australia and it shows HMAS Nirimba at Quakers Hill. Your memory is a little fuzzy after 40 years.........
Mon Sep 03 05:11:02 -0700 2007
From: KKHi Shadrack, if you go to the Map where its shows Quakers Hill, and then click the Satellite images you can clearly see HMAS Nirimba, part of which was Scofields airfield. My memory not fuzzy after all. Anyway great to read your comments!
Fri Dec 07 08:51:47 -0800 2007
From: ShadrackKK, the Google Map you are looking at right now, directly above this text is of Richmond RAAF Base located at Richmond, NSW. HMAS Nirimba is located at Quakers Hill, 15.27 kilometres to the south east of Richmond.
Sun Dec 09 03:21:17 -0800 2007
Your comments posted attached to the Google Map image of Richmond RAAF Base are as follows:
"It's great to see Quakers Hill and HMAS Nirimba from above after nearly 40 years. My DAMPIER accommodation building is still there!
Ex HMAS Nirimba intake of July 1969"
This Google Map is clearly NOT HMAS Nirimba, Quakers Hill. It is Richmond RAAF Base, Richmond.