VH-RGB Cessna 337E Super
delivered to Cheyne Beach Whaling Co at Albany, Western Australia, in
March 1970, which used the aircraft for whale spotting.
It was replaced in 1974 by
337G VH-TDC which soldiered on until whaling was banned in 1978.
had been sold to Astral Airways, of Devonport, Tasmania, and it was in
its markings that
David Carter photographed it at Bankstown in October 1976 at the
conclusion of the
Benson and Hedges trans-Australia air race. It had this rather
extraordinary silver and black
(originally painted during its whaling spotting days?). -RGB was
still current in
2016 and owned by the Yarra Valley Conference Centre at Yarra Glen.