Holbrook Easter Fly-in 2019

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What's on: Refreshments will be available on arrival and throughout both days commencing at about 9am on Saturday and continuing until 3pm on Sunday. Lunch will also be available on both Saturday and Sunday.

Forums will be held on Saturday afternoon. Forum details will be posted as soon as they are finalised.

Alternatively, Saturday afternoon will be a great opportunity to catch up with fellow aviators and talk ultralight aviation.

A licensed bar will be in operation from 5.00pm on Saturday.

The Fly-in Dinner 'amongst the aircraft' will be served in the hangar on Saturday evening comencing with pre-dinner drinks at 6.00pm followed by dinner and light entertainment.

The famous HULC barbeque breakfast will also be available on both Saturday and Sunday mornings from 7am to 9am. The Saturday morning breakfast will catering for visitors that arrive on Friday or very early on Saturday morning.

 

Trial Instructional Flights (TIFs) and BFRs will be available over the course of the weekend.

For the aerial adventurer departing for a local flight from Holbrook airfield there is plenty to see and do. To the east there is the scenic mountain and valley flying, to the south there is the picturesque Lake Hume and the Murray River and to the north and west there is the patchwork of open country to explore.

 

Trophies: the hotly contested Fly-in trophies will be awarded at the Saturday night Dinner again this year. The categories are:

 

-  Best RA-Aus registered aircraft Award;

 

-  People's Choice Award;

 

-  Longest Distance Award (the longest distance travelled by an aircraft to attend the Fly-in);

 

Flying in to Holbrook: Pilots flying into Holbrook should be aware of the extent and proximity of Albury Controlled Airspace (CTA). For further information refer to the Canberra/Albury Visual Terminal Chart (VTC). Albury CTA is active at all times when the Albury Control Tower is operational, typically seven days per week. For further information refer to the current ERSA. Also note that Albury Control Tower's operational hours may alter at short notice.

 

Aircraft parking: ample aircraft parking will be available and a limited amount of hangarage if required. There is also the provision for those pilots who would prefer to trailer their ultralight aircraft to Holbrook and assemble it on arrival.

 

When

  • Saturday, 20 April 2019 | 12:00 AM