VH-BDQ  Auster J/1 Autocrat                               (c/n   2147)


                                       The above Brian Baker shot was taken in 1962, by which time Illawarra Flying School
                                       had changed their livery from the red with red and white striped tail motiff to the red, blue
                                       and thin white of the above.  VH-BDQ was the former G-AIBL exported to Australia
                                       in 1953.  It is still current on the register, and sports the name "Dorothy May".
                                       Phil Vabre's contemporary image of it (below) was taken at Wangaratta in 2006.