HOW TO FIND US:
Sydney-Illawarra Regional Airport, Albion Park NSW
(Also known as Wollongong Aerodrome at Albion Park)
Illawarra Regional Airport is an easy, stress free 1:25 hour drive south (85km) from Sydney CBD and is aprox.15 mins south of the City of Wollongong. From Sydney, follow signs to Wollongong on the M1 (via Princes Motorway & Rt. 1). Continue past Wollongong on Rt1/F6/Southern Freeway to Albion Park (aprox 15 minutes past Wollongong). Soon after passing Wollonging you will see the Nan Tien Temple from the highway. The entrance to Illawarra Regional Airport is approximately 15kms past the temple on the right hand side and is well sign posted. You can also take the train from Sydney’s Central Station to Albion Park Train Station (aprox 1:45 trip). We are then a 10 to 15 minute walk from the Albion Park Train station.
We conduct our flight briefings from within the Southern Biplane Adventures Hangar and our Top Gun ground staff will meet you there. The Hangar is located at the end of a culdesac as part of Airport Road, see the satellite photo below. For questions on the day call our Illawarra Ground Operations Manager, Tom, at 0428 244 443. Alternatively you can also call our office at 02 83555908 or 1300 38 65 38. If you arrive a bit early, we highly recommend stopping into the HARS Aviation Museum.
Hobart International Airport, TAS
Hobart Intl. Airport is approximately 15 mins drive from Hobart CBD and the airport is well signposted. From Hobart, follow signs for the airport east over the Tasman Bridge. Follow the highway until you see signs for Hobart Airport and exit right from the roundabout. You will see a BP Petrol Station, Hobart Airport Hotel, and Subway Restaurant as soon as you exit. Follow Holyman Ave. through two more “roundabouts” until you see Hertz Rental Car Depot on the right and take that right on to Gatty St.
We operate all our Hobart based flights from the Top Gun Hangar Area which is accessed via Security “Gate 1”. As our facility is “airside” passengers and guests require Visitor Passes issued by Hobart Airport Facilities Office. If your flight is during the week, you will need collect your visitor passes from the Facilities Office (across for Hertz Rental Car Depot). If your flight is on the weekend, the Duty Security Officer will issue the Visitor Passes. For either scenario, on the day prior to your flight please call or email Top Gun with a list of guests that plan to attend
(please limit the total number to one car load). All adult passengers and guests will require photo ID. Our staff will either meet you at the Facilities Office or at Gate 1 to assist with the security paperwork. (If possible, please call us 5 or 10 minutes prior to your arrival so we can be there to greet you). Once singed in, you and your guests will then follow our staff member to the Top Gun hangar in your car and the excitement will commence!
For questions on the day, please call mobile: 0417 099 429 or 1300 38 65 38