Fly/Drive away to Palmers Island, Yamba
Friday 21st June to Sunday 23rd June 2019
Join us at our annual Palmers Island, Yamba event.
Palmers Island is situated on the banks of the Clarence River near the popular holiday destination of Yamba. Yamba was voted the Best Town in Australia by Australian Traveller Magazine (2009).
Saturday 22nd June to Sunday 23rd June 2019 with option to check in a day earlier on Friday 21st June for a longer weekend.
Those who are participating in this event, please take note of logistics
Friday 21st June 2019
There are several of us going to Palmers Island on a Friday, so this is a FREE and EASY day for you to check out Yamba, have coffee or go shopping. We can meet at the Moby Dick Resort Motel lobby at 6pm and decide where to go for dinner.
Saturday 22nd June 2019
1230 hrs - BBQ lunch at McIntyres Airfield. Cost is $10 per head. BYO drinks i.e. water, cold drink, beer, wine, spirits etc.
1600 hrs - For those who need transport, a bus will bring you to Moby Dick Resort Motel from the Airfield. Check in to your hotel rooms if you have not done so.
1815 hrs - The bus will transport us from Moby Dick Resort Motel to Yamba Shores Tavern for dinner. Order your ala carte meals at the counter. Check out their menu here. There's a courtesy bus that leaves every hour on the hours to bring you back to Moby Dick Resort Motel from the tavern.
Sunday23rd June 2019
0830 hrs - a BBQ breakfast will be provided by the club on the lawns of the Moby Dick Resort Motel at a cost of $10 per head.
1030 hrs - the bus will transfer people back to the airstrip for departure from Palmers Island at the pilot's discretion.
Information on McIntyres Airfield -
NSW S29 26.72 E153 16.0
The CTAF frequency is 126.7. Standard LEFT circuits on RW 27 and 09.
If departing off RW 27, please remain NORTH of the centre line till well clear of the circuit and THEN turn on track.