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Cessnock Airport NSW

 

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Cessnock Airport in NSW is located in the vineyards area on Wine Country Drive at Pokolbin, approximately seven kilometres north of Cessnock.

It is home to four flying schools offering training experience in both planes and helicopters. Scenic joy flights over the vineyards, aerobatic and jet aircraft and passenger charter services are also catered for.

The airport is also home to the Wirraway Aircraft Museum where you can see the only known operational Wirraway aeroplane in the world along with several other warbird aircraft such as a Hawker Hurricane and Grumman Avenger.

The Hunter Recreational Flying Club which caters for home-build and ultra-light planes (50+ planes) is also based at the airport.

Cessnock Airport NSW. Country Airstrips Australia
Cessnock Airport NSW
Elevation
210
Area Forecast
20
Strip Direction
17 / 35
GPS Position
32° 4715 S
151° 2030 E
ALA Code
YCNK
Strip Length
1097
WAC Chart
3456
FIA
Brisb. Centre 125.7 Circuit area
Strip Surface
Sealed
Owner / Operator
Cessnock City Council
(02) 4993 4100
Windsock
Between TWY and Strip towards N end
ASIC Security / Vis Vest
No
Fuel
Skyfuel AVGAS and JetA1 bowsers
Distance to Town
2.7 NM
Lighting
PAL 119.6
Aircraft Parking
Yes
Transport
Landing Fees
Yes
Special Procedures and Comments: CTAF 122.65

Back tracking not allowed.
RH circuits on RWY 35 at night.
RWY 35 preferred.
Straight-in approach not permitted.
Watch for hang-glider OPS SW of RWY.