World War II Airstrip Gould - NT



DEG: -13.08668 131.036438
DMS: 13º 05' 12.05" S 131º 02' 11.18" E
UTM: 52 L 8552390mN 720799mE
Altitude: 113.61m


Place Type

Infrastructure - Airstrip


72.94kms South of Darwin - Driving 101 km (1 hour 21 mins)

Address & Contact

Gould Airfield
Batchelor NT 0822
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Orientation 131°. A Flying Officer George Alexander Anderson of 13 Squadron RAAF was killed in an Aircraft Accident about 800 yards south east of Gould airfield in the on 27 January 1945. He was buried at the Adelaide River War Cemetery.
27/1/1945 A Ventura (Number and type unknown) crashed at approx 5am at the end of Gould Strip. No survivors.

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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Batchelor Aero
Distance from World War II Airstrip Gould 3.78km N
Mean Max. °C32.732.232.833.732.731.231.833.336.036.835.333.8
Mean Min. °C24.023.823.421.618.816.516.317.020.623.023.924.1
Mean Rain mm306.7360.7258.9101.824.

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