Australia Sydney Kingsford-Smith Airport and Baggage Auctions News
Australia Sydney Kingsford-Smith Airport in Sydney New South Wales had 38,863,380 Enplanements in 2014. Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport (also known as Kingsford Smith Airport and Sydney Airport), SYD is an international airport located 8 km (5 mi) south of the city center, in the suburb of Mascot in Sydney. Sydney Airport is both the longest continuously operated commercial airport and oldest commercial international airport in the world, the world’s oldest continually operating commercial airport, and the busiest airport in Australia. The airport is managed by Sydney Airport Corporation Limited (SACL). Currently 46 domestic and 43 international destinations are served to Sydney directly.
SYD Airport baggage auctions and news for Australia Sydney Kingsford-Smith Airport
Australia Sydney Kingsford-Smith Airport – annual Lost Property auction of items left behind by some of the more than 37 million passengers who pass through. The items on offer are as diverse as the airport’s 37 million passengers a year – ranging from guitars to gold necklaces – the auction raises substantial funds for charity.” Items sold include electronics, sporting equipment, musical instruments, luggage, jewelery, alcohol, cosmetics, toys and clothing.
More than $70,000 was raised in 2014, and the airport is expecting to raise even more in 2015. “While we make every effort to return the hundreds of lost items that are left at Sydney Airport each year, many items remain unclaimed,” Sydney Airport general manager corporate affairs Sally Fielke said. Members of the public will also be able to view the items at the auction site from 8am to 4.30pm on Friday, November 15, and from 8am on the day of the auction. For auctions hosted by Pickles Auctions see their website for times, dates and directions. For upcoming auction dates and more information see the news here or try to contact Sydney Airport Baggage Claim directly, Sydney Airport Website.
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