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RAAF East Sale

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Training School Kiosk

Outlet Information

RAAF Base East Sale is located 220km South East of Melbourne, in Victoria’s Gippsland region, and supports a capacity of approx. 700 personnel. It opened as a training base in 1943 and was initially home to Number 1 Operational Training Unit (1 OTU), equipped with Bristol Beaufort light bomber aircraft. Following World War II, the Air Force Central Flying School was relocated from RAAF Base Point Cook to East Sale in 1947. The base plays a major role in training the next generation of Air Force personnel under the Air Training Wing.
The base is also home to No 32 Squadron (which flies the King Air multi-role aircraft) and No 30 Squadron – airbase operations. The famous Roulettes aerobatic display team from Central Flying School is also located at RAAF Base East Sale. The base is located 6 km from Sale’s CBD and was recently upgraded with a new Physical Fitness Complex, Air Traffic Control Tower, accommodation blocks for members on courses, Chapel and Community Support facilities, and other upgrades to buildings and services around the base.

A major Defence enabler of Basic Flying (Fixed Wing Aircraft) Training for all three services.
The base plays a major role in training the next generation of Air Force personnel under the Air Academy and new Air Force officers at the Officer’s Training School, plus is home base for the Roulettes aerobatic display.

Resident Units/Squadrons

  • HW ATW, 32SQN, CFS, OTS, SATC, 1FTS
  • 453SQN ESL FT
  • 30SQN

Other AAFCANS Services

  • Wi-Fi – No
  • Foxtel – Yes
  • Dry Cleaning – Yes
  • Catering – Yes
  • Military Gear – Yes

Welfare Disbursements 2020/21

  • $399.60

Other Services on Base

  • Post Office
  • Hairdresser

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This information is sourced from https://www.defence.gov.au/Bases and is updated periodically.

Defence Base Contacts

Security: 03 5146 6333​

Outlet Contacts

GAZA RIDGE BARRACKS – BORELLA – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: Gaza Ridge Barracks, Bandiana, VIC

Phone: (03) 9087 5543

Address: Building 295, Murray Valley Highway, Gaza Ridge Barracks Sth Bandiana, Vic 3694

Email: borella-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0630-1300

LATCHFORD BARRACKS – Bonegilla – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: Latchford Barracks, Bonegilla, VIC

Phone: 03 9087 5541

Address: Building 2, 81 Bonegilla Rd, Latchford Barracks Victoria 3691

Email: latchford-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0700-1400

PUCKAPUNYAL – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: Puckapunyal Barracks, Puckapunyal, VIC

Phone: 03 5781 6183

Address: Labuan Street, Puckapunyal 3662

Email: puckapunyal-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0700-1400

PUCKAPUNYAL – CONVENIENCE STORE [MAP]

Base: Puckapunyal Barracks, Puckapunyal, VIC

Phone: Family Store 03 5781 6223

Address: Labuan Street, Puckapunyal 3662

Email: puckapunyal-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0700-2000, Saturday and Sunday 0800-2000, Public Holiday 0800-2000 *Closed Christmas Day

RAAF EAST SALE – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: RAAF Base, East Sale, VIC

Phone: 03 9087 5544

Address: Building AO752, 538 Oxford Street, RAAF Base, East Sale, VIC, 3852

Email: sale.manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0700-1500

RAAF EAST SALE – PIOLT TRAINING SCHOOL KIOSK [MAP]

Base: RAAF Base, East Sale, VIC

Phone: 03 9087 5544

Address: Bld 827 Pilot Training School Kiosk, RAAF East Sale, Sale, VIC, 3852

Email: sale.manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0800 – 1230

RAAF LAVERTON – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: RAAF Base Laverton, VIC

Phone: 03 8326 0132

Address: 425 Charlesworth Parade, RAAF Base Laverton 3027

Email: laverton-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0700-1330

RAAF LAVERTON – KIOSK 474 [MAP]

Base: RAAF Base Laverton, VIC

Phone: 03 8326 0132

Address: RAAF Base Laverton, Via Sir Richard Williams Avenue, off Charlesworth Pde LAVERTON VIC 3027

Email: laverton-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Thursday 0700 to 13.00 and Fridays 0700 to 1100 – Currently closed during the building renovation

RAAF POINT COOK – KIOSK [MAP]

Base: RAAF Base Point Cook

Phone: (03) 9256 2621

Address: 480-490 Point Cook Rd, RAAF Point Cook Base VIC 3030

Email: laverton-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Currently closed

SIMPSON BARRACKS – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: Simpson Barracks, Watsonia Macleod, VIC

Phone: 03 9087 5545

Address: Building 40 Cnr of Blamey Road & Mackay Road, Simpson Barracks, MACLEOD VIC 3085

Email: watsonia-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Wednesday 0630-1300 – Thursday 0630 – 1330 and Friday 0630 – 1300

SIMPSON BARRACKS – DFSS KIOSK [MAP]

Base: Simpson Barracks, Macleod, VIC

Phone: 03 9087 5545 Canteen

Address: DFSS (Defence Force School Of Signals) Bld 290, Herring road, Simpson Barracks – WATSONIA 3085

Email: watsonia-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 0730 – 1045 (ANNEX 1)

SIMPSON BARRACKS – N.E.W KIOSK [MAP]

Base: Simpson Barracks, Macleod, VIC 3085

Phone: 03 9087 5545 Canteen

Address: Network Engineering Wing Bld 342, Malloy Rd, Simpson Barracks, MACLEOD VIC 3085

Email: watsonia-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: 0700 – 1030 Mon – Fri (ANNEX 2)

SIMPSON BARRACKS MACTIER CLUB VC – WATSONIA TAVERN [MAP]

Base: Simpson Barracks, Macleod, VIC

Phone: (03) 929 02108

Address: Building 40 Cnr of Blamey Road & Mackay Road, Simpson Barracks, MACLEOD VIC 3085

Email: watsonia-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Pay Thursdays: 1800 – 2100, Fridays: 1800 – 2300, Saturday: 1800 – 2200

VICTORIA BARRACKS MELBOURNE – CANTEEN [MAP]

Base: Victoria Barracks, Melbourne, VIC

Phone: 03 9087 5546

Address: Ground Floor, H Block, 256-310 St Kilda Road, Victoria Barracks 3004

Email: victoriab-manager@aafcans.gov.au

Trading Hours: Monday to Thursday 0700 to 1400 Friday 0700 – 1330

Map Location

Building AO752, 538 Oxford Street, RAAF Base, East Sale, VIC, 3852