VH-CXM  de Havilland D.H.82A Tiger Moth                           (c/n  DHA810)


                                     This aircraft had been a RAAF instructional airframe (INST.16) up until 1961 and hence its
                                     entry into the civilian world was at least a decade after similar ex-military machines.  Prior to
                                     that it had served as A17-660.  The shot above (from the Brian Baker collection) was taken
                                     by Neville Parnell at Maitland, NSW in November 1963.  Geoff Goodall saw it in the hangar
                                     at Bourke, NSW in September 1968 (below).  It is still currently registered to Darling Farms
                                     in Bourke.  Sounds like it might be a topdresser?