Bathurst Introductory Flying Lesson

Highlights & inclusions

Experience the thrill of flying an aircraft
Spectacular views of Mount Panorama and Bathurst
Photo opportunities on the ground and in the air
30 minute flying time with a pilot
Qualified flight instructor
First step to get your pilot license or join the aviation industry

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Sat, Jun 22, 2024

What you can expect

Take to the skies and learn the basics of flying with this introductory flying lesson from Bathurst Airport. This is your opportunity to get behind the controls of a modern training aircraft with an experienced flying instructor and get a taste for the thrill of being a pilot. Begin the 45 minute experience with a pre-flight briefing before jumping in the cockpit for an exhilarating 30 minute flight where you get to fly the plane.

Enjoy the rush of taking control of the aircraft while flying around the Bathurst region. Experienced pilots will show you how to handle the controls as you take in the stunning views of Mt Panorama and the Central West from the air. If you're interested in becoming a licensed aeroplane pilot or simply want to tick flying a plane off your bucket list, you'll absolutely love this experience.


What you need to know

  • 30 minute flight
  • Pre-flight briefing
  • Qualified flight instructor
  • Flight time is approximately 30 minutes
  • Please allow 45 minutes for this experience
  • This experience departs from the Bathurst Airport Pan Air Flights at Hanger 2, PJ Moodie Drive, Bathurst
Additional Information
  • Maximum weight is 100kg
  • Recommended age 15yrs and older
  • For safety, participants must be able to reach the aircraft controls
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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Free cancellation up to 48 hours prior to experience
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