Witness the Tri-Club Flying Competition at Kempsey Airfield hosted by the Hastings District Flying Club

SAT 10th October 2020 9.30AM-4.30PM  |  TAREE AIRPORT (YTRE)


You're invited to this Tri-Club flying competition event hosted by Hastings District Flying Club at Kempsey Airfield

Event Details

The Manning River Aero Club Inc. will be hosting this year's Annual Tri Club Competition at Taree Airport.


This Flying Competition is between Hastings District Flying Club - HDFC, Manning River Aero Club, and Royal Newcastle Aero Club and Kempsey Flying Club.


 Possible Events 

  • "River Run" at 800 ft

  • Steep Turn at 2000 ft

  • Forced Landing from 2000 ft



  • 0830 onwards - Arrival, registration and breakfast

  • 0900 Air Judges Briefing

  • 0915 Competitors Briefing

  • 0945 First competitor departs and flying competition continues throughout the day

    • Morning Tea

    • Continuous lunch from 1200 to 1400

    • Afternoon Tea

  • 1530 Presentation of trophies

  • 1630 Depart



Total costs for the day per pilot and attendee is $15

This covers morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch along with continuous tea and coffee

Note -

Notice of Cancellation, due to weather, will be at 17.00 local time on Friday 9th October 2020.

It is the responsibility of pilots and visitors to be aware of COVID safety which includes hygiene practices, social distancing and not to be present if you or your family members are unwell or had just returned from overseas.


Enquiries - 

HDFC Club Captain, Ray Lind, captain@hdfc.com.au, T: 0428 820 698

MRAC Club Captain, Vaughan Durkin, vadurkin@bigpond.com, T: 0407 144 120

YTRE Airport Information


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