December 7 – On this day in 1931, Bert Hinkler returned to England from America following his history making flight across the South Atlantic Ocean. He landed at Hanworth Airport, Middlesex.
December 8 – On this day in 1892, Herbert John Louis (Bert) Hinkler was born in Bundaberg, Queensland.
January 7 – On this day in 1933, Bert Hinkler departed England on his ill-fated flight to Australia. This is also the day that Bert crashed in his Puss Moth on Mt Pratamagno in Italy.
February 7 – On this day in 1928, Bert Hinkler departed Croydon, England for Australia in his Avro Avian.
February 13 – On this day in 1928, Bert Hinkler departed Basra en-route to Australia from England.
February 22 – On this day in 1928, Bert Hinkler landed in Darwin after flying 15 ½ days departing from England.
February 27 – On this day in 1928, Bert Hinkler landed in Bundaberg following his record breaking flight of 15 ½ days from England to Australia.