There are five aerodromes within the Banana Shire.
Both the Taroom and Thangool Aerodromes are certified with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and provide frequent chartered flights. The Thangool Aerodrome also accommodates regular commercial flights through Fly Corporate, providing a service six (6) days a week.
Council's aim is to ensure the safety and comfort of all private and commercial aircraft operators and passengers.
For information on particular aerodromes, please click on the headings below:
For further operational enquiries please contact:
- Thangool Aerodrome Reporting Officer: 0407 620 351
- Taroom Aerodrome Reporting Officer: 0439 768 661
For all other information regarding aerodromes within the Shire, please contact Council's Corporate & Community Services Department on (07) 4992 9500.
Council, at its September 2016 Ordinary Meeting, adopted an Aerodromes Conditions of Use which will apply to all users of Council aerodromes from 1 July 2016. To view the Aerodromes Conditions of Use, please click here.
FUEL AVAILABLE AT THANGOOL AERODROME
Avgas and Jet A-1 Fuel available at Thangool Aerodrome.
For all fuel and accounts enquiries, please contact Airfuel Townsville directly on 0409 893 910. Please note that for refueling, 24 hours’ notice is required. Payment by credit card. Call out fees apply for after hours, weekends and public holidays.