Covid19 – Your Safety

I am very pleased to advise that RNAC Flight Operations have resumed – this includes flight training as well as private hire. Significant research, including legal advice, NSW Health, CASA, AOPA , Central Coast Aero Club as well as the introduction of a Management Plan have increased our confidence that we can clearly operate within the […]

A New Acquisition

RNAC has recently added a Cessna 182T to the fleet. This absolutely beautifully presented aircraft has an exceptional avionics package and great paint and interior. The T model cruises around 145 Knots powered by the 230Hp Lycoming engine. A big thanks to Martin for all the background work in pre purchase phase as well as Freddie and jack […]

Trial Instruction Flights

$95 TRIAL INSTRUCTIONAL FLIGHTS In our 91st year of flight training, Royal Newcastle Aero Club offers a reduced rate for a Trial Instruction Flight (TIF). The TIF allows you to take the controls of the aircraft under the direct supervision of an experienced flight instructor – It’s the perfect way to gauge whether flying is for […]

Flying Training “Starter Pack”

Learn to fly

In our 91st year of flight training, Royal Newcastle Aero Club introduces a cost-effective packaged rate for those students wanting to either become a pilot or just to learn the basics of flying.  This package is also ideal for the “pinch-hitters”, such as pilot’s partners or friends, or those just wishing to gain an understanding of […]

Reduced Aircraft Hire Rates

AIRCRAFT RENTAL AND INSTRUCTOR FEES For a limited time, select aircraft from the RNAC Fleet have been heavily discounted to encourage members and students to brush the dust off their wings, continue in their training, or to start on the path to realising the dream of flight.  Hurry and book now!

2019 NSW Safari Wrap Up

We had a grand total of 6 aircraft participating in this safari, and 11 people in total which included RPL, PPL, and CPL students. Day 1 involved a wonderful trip down the coastline to Wollongong. Along the way we tracked down Victor 1, and enjoyed the sights of the Sydney beaches and skyline. Most of the […]

90th Formation Flight

Royal Newcastle Aero Club proudly showed off most of her fleet in a formation flight over Newcastle to celebrate 90 years. Check out the news coverage of the event on the link below.

90th Anniversary Celebrations

This year, the Royal Newcastle Aero Club celebrates 90 years of operation. 22nd – 23rd February 2019 An Open Day is organised for the Saturday. Arriving aircraft will have their landing fees have been waived for the Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd of February.. Our dinner celebration is at East Maitland Bowling Club, Bank Street East Maitland on Friday evening 22nd February […]


Come along to our 10 nights/11day outback safari to Central Australia. Departing Saturday 7th July 2018 from Maitland, see the wonders the outback has to offer. The plan is at this stage to leave Maitland for Broken Hill for 2 nights and enjoy the local area and visiting nearby Silverton. We leave Broken Hill for […]

Australian Light Aircraft Championships 2018

Royal Newcastle Aero Club will be hosting the Australian Light Aircraft Championships (ALAC’s) in March 2018. This is an event where Aero Clubs and affiliated Flying Schools come together for friendly competition in events such as aerobatics, streamer cutting, forced landings, spot landings and formation flying. The ALACs will be held from Thursday 22nd March […]