This Day in History: 1937-12-11

Arthur Farmer of Farmer, Lowe and Flood Sail Planes set  a Western Australian record for motorless flying, when he flew a glider off  the top of a Toodyay hill for 38 min. 53 sec.,  achieving a height of 1,000 ft.

Sources:
West Australian, 13 Dec. 1937, p.13.