COVID-19 Update (May 2020)

As quarantine restrictions ease the Club is starting to open up again. From Monday 1st June, the Clubhouse will be open to members. The requirements for hand sanitizing and social distancing etc must be observed and your attendance at the Clubhouse must be recorded in the book provided in the entrance-way. Sanitizer dispensers are provided at […]

COVID-19 Update (March 2020)

Advice to all Members and Visitors In view of the current crisis taking hold across Australia, the Board held an extraordinary meeting this morning (in the carpark!) and decided to take the following steps – 1. All Club events are postponed until further notice (including the Flyaway proposed for the end of April). 2. The Clubhouse will not be rented out and no meetings will be held on the premises until further notice. 3. The Clubhouse will be closed to […]

2019 Annual Dinner

A great crowd attended our 2019 Annual Dinner and Awards night on 2nd November 2019 at the Club House. A congratulations to the following members presented with Bathurst Aeroclub Awards on the night: Pilot of the Year – Trevor Hill Flying Achievement Award – Michelle O’Hare and Michael Antolovich Presiden’ts Award – Wayne Fisher for […]

Clarrie Beckingham’s ‘Weekend Warrior’

The club would love to share with you an essay by Clarrie Beckingham outlining his experiences as a General Aviation Private Pilot from 1972-98. Many of our members will recognise and remember the stories, people and aircraft Clarrie talks about. Acknowledgement: The review of this section on Weekend Warrior by Mr. Jerry Trevor – Jones […]