Redcliffe aerodrome

The Redcliffe Aerodrome is located at Wirraway Drive, Rothwell. Its hours of operation are 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily.

For aerodrome-related leasing enquiries phone Council’s managing agent, Ray White on 1300 255 075.

Major runway resurfacing works

Redcliffe Aerodrome will be undergoing major runway resurfacing works from Sunday 10 March 2024 to Tuesday 19 March 2024, during which, aircraft operation restrictions will be in place.

Night works - 10 to 12 March 

During the first phase of the project, works will be completed at night. The aerodrome will be closed 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM from Sunday 10 March to Tuesday 12 March.

Temporary closure - 15 to 19 March

The second phase requires a full shutdown of the aerodrome. Redcliffe Aerodrome will be closed from 7:00 AM Friday 15 March and will reopen 5:00 AM Tuesday 19 March. 

All operators planning flights through Redcliffe Aerodrome during the period of works should call Aerodrome Operations on 0408 493 615, prior to departure to ascertain the status of the aerodrome.

Local residents are advised that throughout the project there will be increased heavy machinery traffic along Nathan Road, and intermittent noise during the night works which may impact surrounding properties. 

Aircraft parking fees

Fees are payable to Council’s managing agent, Ray White - phone 1300 255 075.

Type Daily Monthly Annually
Bitumen sealed tie-down areas 43639 43633 43631
Unsealed 129153 43637 43635

All prices inclusive of GST.

Prices displayed are valid until 1 July each year and subject to change.

There are no refunds for departure prior to rental period end date.

Noise complaints

City of Moreton Bay is responsible for aircraft noise generated on the ground at this aerodrome. If you believe an aircraft's on-ground activity is unreasonable, submit a Noise Complaint.

Airservices Australia is responsible for aircraft noise generated in the air.

Request to land

Visitors are required to provide full details on the Request to land / Use facilities form and submit to Council for consideration. Prior permission is required for touch and go operations. Please refer to the ERSA for full instructions.

Vehicle parking

Short-term, unmetered, unsecure public car parking is available in Boomerang Court, the small carpark near the terminal. Parking is also available along the western end of Wirraway Drive, Rothwell. Park at your own risk.