The Caloundra Airport is a general aviation airport located in Caloundra West, just one hour north of Brisbane or 20 minutes south of Mooloolaba.
This airport is home to 19 businesses who run aviation related services including skydiving, scenic flights as well as a museum.
Caloundra Airport – From Brisbane & Sunshine Coast Airports
If you want a thrilling experience whilst on the Sunshine Coast, why not go tandem skydiving with an experienced instructor. Skydiving takes off from Coloundra Airport daily where you will be flown up to 14,000 feet before jumping out of a plane where you will get breathtaking views of Caloundra’s pristine beaches and Glass House Mountains.
Flying lessons are available at Caloundra Airport with experienced flight instructors, well maintained aircraft, flexible training hours, as well as providing official certification once your training is complete. Flight training costs between $150-$300 per hour depending on the aircraft used, so contact the providers directly for an updated quote.
Come and check out the Queensland Air Museum which is located here. The museum’s aircraft collection is made up of a large variety of aircraft types that represent many aspects of aviation including: military aircraft from the RAAF, RAN, Australian Army and RAF, passenger aircraft from Ansett Airlines, Queensland Airlines and Airlines of Tasmania. There are also a range of agricultural aircraft, training aircraft and helicopters.