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Airfield Information

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Pilots are responsible for determining suitability.

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RWY

֎ Elevation 30ft

֎ 09/27 (1000m X ~5m)

֎ Displ. thresh. both RWY’s – contact for details

֎ White tyres approx. 50m spacing

֎ Approx. 2% upslope to East

֎ 09 preferred LDG. Preferred T/O 27

Crushed rock/granite/gravel –possibly u/s after heavy showers.

Runway strip unsuitable for aircraft runoff in areas.

Runway slopes up (approx.2%) to East with hill in centre - steps up to east in centre. Rising terrain to east past strip.

PTBL lighting N/A. Turn bays both end suit B350/C208/PC12

Local Proc.

֎ Expect shear in strong Northerly

֎ WDI false in certain cond.

֎ Mt Peter (920ft) mid DW

֎ CCTS SOUTH (RH CCT 09) due noise abtmt.

Wind Direction Indicator false indications in N winds – gust lines on lagoon & BOM station data most accurate.

Noise sensitive areas N of strip.

Fly over water where possible. Avoid overflying Coles Bay.

See ERSA FN18 for flights in Freycinet area.

Parking

֎ Avbl sizes up to B350/C208/PC12

֎ Prior notice req. for parking

֎ 2 Helipads + grass

֎ Tie downs avbl.

Helipads avbl. for short stay. Heli overnight on grass E of pads.

Fixed wing avbl. opposite hangar (middle of strip) & opposite office (East end) in gravel parking area. Large A/C opposite office.

More parking areas can be arranged with enough notice.

Fees & Services

֎ AvGas avbl. with notice

֎ No fees for Private A/C

֎ $20/engine | MTOW >3000kg $55 | Heli $20

֎ Lift to town avbl. with notice (when not flying)

Ask your accom. provider for taxi service.

Freycinet Air can provide taxi when not flying if prior notice is given.

Freycinet Air staff can assist with local info.

Great food & accom. in Bicheno or Coles Bay.

Comms. & Weather

֎ CTAF 126.7

֎ FIA Melbourne Centre 126.5 (4000ft)

֎ HF 3461/6565/8822

֎ YSTH TAF (40NM North)

֎ Friendly Beaches weather station (1.5km NE)

֎ YFRI can be busy at times, use radio in area

Best weather try GAF, YSTH TAF, Friendly Beaches weather station (BOM website or Weatherzone app) or call Freycinet Air.

Nearest. Inst. appch. YSTH RNAV.

A/C operating near Freycinet Peninsula & Wineglass Bay MUST GIVE POSITION REPORTS ON 126.7