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 […]
After 60 years in the local aviation industry, Jeremy ‘Jerry’ Trevor-Jones has received an Order of Australia Medal [OAM] for his outstanding dedication towards the growth of aviation in Bathurst. Jerry was was humbled, shocked and a bit embarrassed to be included on the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours list, with no idea that such recognition […]
A surprise was carefully orchestrated by the members of the Club at the recent New Members night, to award John Nicoll and Frank Wells life membership of the club. Congratulations to you both.
BATHURST Aero Club has welcomed the youngest member in its history – and he might one day go on to help meet the world’s pilot shortage. Five new members were welcomed to the club when it held a recent night for new members, but it was 13-year-old Lachlan Pendarakis who stood out for his young […]
The Marree Man was found! Thanks to David Druit for the video below. Marvellous weather, amazing country and great company,