Based out of Illawarra Regional Airport (also known as Wollongong Airport) on the South Coast of NSW, Fly Illawarra has been conducting recreational flying training and aircraft hire since 2008. The airport is located at the intersection of the Princes Highway and Illawarra Highway at Albion Park Rail, and is an 80-minute drive from Sydney Airport or 60 minutes from Sydney’s southern suburbs.
An regular train service is available between Sydney and Albion Park Rail on the South Coast rail line.
The airport is home to the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society Museum (HARS) and a regional base for Ambulance and Rural Fire Service emergency services.
Runway 16/34 – 1820 metres sealed
Available for day and night use in accordance with Fly Neighbourly Practices.
NDB and GPS approaches available.
Runway 08/26 – 930 metres sealed
Secondary runway available for day use when winds require.