Learn to fly today

So you want to learn to fly? What is the first step? A Trial Introductory Flight is your first step to adventure.

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Trial introductory flights

We offer Trial Introductory Flights (TIFs) under the guidance of an experienced instructor.

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Obtaining a pilot licence

Study full-time or at your own pace any day of the year and start your career today.

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Our history

By 1928, the Toowoomba Airport was established, allowing the Toowoomba Aero Club to be formed.

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Professional Aviation Training

At the Darling Downs Aero Club, our friendly instructors are committed to providing professional and personalised aviation training. We are open 7 days a week and provide flight training on either a full time or part time basis. There are no fixed course dates, allowing our students to fly at the times most convenient for them.

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Trial Introductory Flight

Trial Introductory Flight is the perfect way to decide whether flying is for you.  For only $156 you will receive a pre-flight briefing and a 30 minute flying lesson with one of our experienced flight instructors.  You will actually fly the aircraft!

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Latest News & Events

And the winners are ... 2014 DDAC Awards and Pilots' Dinner

Thanks to all who attended the Annual Pilots' Dinner for contributing…

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Night Flying Experience - Saturday 13 September 2014

See the Toowoomba lights from the air!  Enjoy your choice of either…

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Annual General Meeting - Saturday 20 September 2014

The Darling Downs Aero Club AGM and election of office bearers will be…

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Club Comp - Streamer Cutting - Sunday 28 September 2014

Join us on Sunday 28 September for a fun afternoon of streamer cutting! …

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**Date Change** Saturday 11th October 2014 - Annual Pilots' Dinner

Please note the change of date to the 11th of October It's that time of…

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