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Great Little Airport

Wonderful, very very neat and tidy little ,trendy type of Terminal and and a nice neat Aero Club. It feels great out there in an Aviation type of way, great work. It has pottential

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Best fun flying ever

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Airfield Abandoned

RAAF LAVERTON is now only a VFR waypoint, look out for the BOM Tower that looks like a golf ball on a tee

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Lethbridge Airpark Victoria.

A terrific place to fly to and from. RWY 10/28 sealed. RWY 16/34 grass. Modern fuel facility. Friendly folk. Home of the Geelong Sports Aviators.

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Updated August 2017

I flew into the strip after getting permission from the owner via phone (number in AOPA guide on ozrunways). It had been raining heavy in the week leading up, but the strip was still usable, but you need to stay off the grass as it is quite soft. Also the first 100m of 09 was a bit boggy so I landed long. I was in a c172. Yes it is narrow, and 27 has an up hill slope from the threshold, but not a problem if you have landed on such strips before. Be careful of 09 departures at high density altitude/MTOW due to rising ground after departure. Landing fee payable in the shed, there is a money slot. All up a good strip, lovely location.

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I was wondering if this is an actual airport because on google images it just looks like factories.

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Where is this all coming from?

I'm reading all the negative comments and can't understand where it is all coming from...

I've been doing my flight training at Lilydale for the past year and it has been nothing but a great experience! Best value for money training that I could find in the greater Melbourne area. They have friendly and proficient instructors and staff. No landing fees, short taxi ways and you don't have to wait ages for clearance.

I would highly recommend a visit!

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Error in data

The website for the field is

The field elevation is 1150 ft.

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I did a TIF with another flying school here. Very nice VFR flying that can be done If you head northwest of the aerodrome. Circuits are also fun as you are commonly there with CT4As and sometimes PC9s as well.

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Runway Upgrade

Work has began to lengthened the current 9/27 runway from 1,830m to 2,200m & the surface is also going to be thickened to allow for heavier aircraft there is also talk about the airport having a tower installed due to increases traffic.

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Wrong spot!

The Omeo airstrip is to the SE of the township on the Great Alpine Road. Roughly 14/32. It's in the country airstrip guide.

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This airfield used to be used by the Pakenham Commando Skydivers (, who have since moved their operations to Tooradin. YTDN

The Pakenham airfield will never open again, considering all of the housing, factories and other things that are on it now.

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Good airfield in a small town

I am thinking of getting a plane to fly there

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Go to Coldstream

The most UN friendly money grabbing airport ever, do yourself a favour and use Coldstream instead. All smiles and no mention of paying. GIVE LILYDALE A WIDE BERTH.

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Fly in luncheons every Saturday!

Luncheons every Saturday at the GV Aero club rooms 12.30pm start, also Pancake breakfasts 1st Sunday of every month everybody welcome

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Former site Pakenham airport, Australia

Well and truly closed. The former runway alignment lies under the path of Greendale Blvd, Arden Ave and Sandalwood drive and the houses on the southern side of these streets. It also extends under the Shanagolden village property. Sections of grasslands to on the northern side of the former runway have been preserved as green lands and are protected to some extent by the existence of native grasses (assumedly protected from grazing for many years by the existence of the former airport).

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Aerochute Flying

Would it be possible to do some local flying with my Aerochute in the future , I am licened and the aircraft is Registered and has a VHF radio . Cheers Mark

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AVGAS $2.30/L(Dec 2015) and landings $10/engine.

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To anon

Get over your self anon they are not that bad. Get your hand off it.

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Casterton 16/34 is red brown and obvious around a mile further West of the green marker on the map; WSW of the Town

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Casterton is now a CFA Fire Bombing Base for Western Victoria with extensive facilities for continuous use during the Fire Season

At around 500ft ASL the main runway 16/34 rises significantly near the Northern (terminal) end and is nearly 4000ft of wide well groomed gravel - a very short grass cross strip would suit extreme crosswinds

The CTAF is 126.7 and beware the CFA operations will use other frequencies during a fire.

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Avalon Uses

Emergency Management Victoria operate their Large Air Tanker (LAT) Airbase from Avalon

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Flights from Avalon or Melbourne Airport to Tooradin?

Are there any flights from Avalon or Melb Airports to Tooradin - we have a wedding and coming from interstate?

THanks for your help...

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another base

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Great airport

lots of history and a great aviation museum with an Avro Anson. Nice bitumen runway. Airshow on in October 2015

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Greed Greed and MORE GREED

The most greedy and cunning family operated airport ever, lies and more lies from the Owners Son, and the Mums worse, the lies start the moment they open their mouths, STAY AWAY,,,

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No longer operational

Taken over by land developers about 2013(?)

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RWY 27 & 09 narrow bitumen strip

If wind suits. Land RWY 27 which is slightly uphill. And depart RWY 09 slightly downhill.

Com frequency 126.7

Narrow bitumen strip.

After landing RWY 27 turn around at runway end during wet periods.

Trees either end of airstrip.

Great scenic location.

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Lakes Entrance - flights to it

Do Charter flights operate in summer? Is Lakes Entrance a real airport for commercial flights of any sort or just for private planes?

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This is a great base to fly-in and visit area wineries. We had a great lunch once at Tahbilk, but there are lots of other cellar doors and restos around.

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Hangarage at Romsey

Does any one know who to contact about hangarage out there?

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Drove past it once

I would like to charter a plane to fly my wife and I from sydney to appollo bay for the weekend

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Misleading use of another Airfields name

Whoever is managing the online presence of Romsey Airfield is deliberately misleading people by using Sunbury Airfield's name of "Penfield". The Penfield name comes from Alexander "Doc" Penny, who founded Penfield Airfield at 295 Settlement Road, Sunbury. You are also using Riddell Airfield's name, most likely without their permission. You are obviously doing this to gain more "Key Word" searches, so that people who are searching for Penfield or Riddell will be directed to your business, but what you are doing is illegal and false advertising. Please remove the false name from all your online listings immediately! Penfield Airfield Owner.

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Penfield location

Penfield airfield is located at 295 Settlement Road Sunbury. Current google map has it a Romsey, this has been changed recently and was a mischievous act.

Penfield Airfield is the Airport for Sunbury Victoria 3429.

Penfield Airport is the Home to Penfield Flight School, Sunbury Paintball and Sunbury Stockfeed, the airport is owned by Vince and Wendy Goulthorpe and the CFI of Penfield Flight School is Terry Otway who is also the Airport Manager.

Contact number for the Airport Manager is 03 97404547

Penfield Airfield is 1150 feet above sea level and has two long grass runways, 18/36 1300 metres and 15/33 760 metres.

Penfield is 8km north of Sunbury and 35 minutes from the CBD via the Calder Highway.

I hope this information can be of some use to the moderator.

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The noise from planes using this airstrip is ruining the lives of people living in the area.

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BBQ next weekend (18th October 2014)

There is a bbq to be held for the hangar owners at B/M this weekend. Kicking off around 11 am. All local aircraft owners & Hangar owners are welcome. Venue Paul K's hangar (opposite the Flying School)

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feedback appreciated

Hi anonymous you are welcome to call or enail at any time with your concerns as im a little confused where they come from given; we have no landing fees, we welcome anyone to drop in so long as they call first, our Avgas prices are cheaper than the neighbour and we have the best hire rates for RA and GA aircraft in Melbourne.

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nav beacon

the Avalon NDB was decommissioned several years back

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nav beacon

the NDB listed is off the air, decommissioned in 2011

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Skydive centre

This airport is virtually a skydive centre these days.

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Planes too noisy over farms

Would whoever runs the pilot training at Romsey airport show some consideration for nearby farmers and reduce the number of take off and landings into or from the north. Some days the you can't hear a person speaking to you as planes fly so low over our farm. Given that to the south of the airport there are no residences, please take off and land from that direction. If the wind isn't suitable then don't fly for training. Thanks. Patrick Francis Moffitts Farm

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Distance from Berwick

How far from here it Berwick by road is the traffic bad?

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Horrible People

Called in to check the place out, been listening for years about the evil greedy owners, met the wife and son of the owner,,,yep it's ALL TRUE,,, just two words of advice, STAY WELL AWAY.

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Runway 09/27 bitumen.

Use YMES (East Sale) ATIS

Contact Clearance Delivery 133.6 for clearance

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Military Base

Rwy 09/27, 04/22.

ILS RWY 22 109.5



Tower 118.3

Ground 134.1

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Nice place to fly

A great place to fly, the only thing bad about this airport is the thermals from the forest to the east on runway 17/35

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Updated runway condition April 2014

This is a private runway now and permission must be obtained from the owner. The details are in the AOPA or country airstrip guide. I landed and took off from the east/west runway with ease in my RV7. There are rocks protruding from the surface, but is still fine for light aircraft. This is a narrow strip being marginally wider than my wheels.

The owner says the North/South strip may be too rocky to use and he prefers people to use the East/West as it is longer as well.

This is current as of April 2014.


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AWS Freq

Could add this VHF frequency to list perhaps

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