Become a member


Becoming a member of Canberra Aero Club has a number of benefits:

  • Use of Club Aircraft

  • Receive our Community Updates

  • Invitation to participate in Club Fly Away's

  • Invitation to attend Pilot Night's and Workshop's

  • Reduced subscription rate to the Aircraft Owners and Pilots' Association (select "Discounted" membership when joining / renewing)



Canberra Aero Club Membership Structure

Member Renter                              $160

Member Social                                $60

Member Junior       (U18)                $20


New members joining part way through a year pay a quarterly amortised rate for the balance of the year.


Members of other Aero clubs (not “associations”) receive 50% off membership fees for any tier.

​​Joining the Club

To join the Club, simply get in contact with the Membership Director and provide the following information:

  • Title, First & Last Name

  • Address (Physical & Postal)

  • Phone Number (Home / Mobile)

  • E-Mail Address

  • Membership Type (Social Member / Flying Member)

  • Licence Type (if applicable)

  • Aviation Reference Number (if applicable)



On receipt of your application, the Membership Director will contact you to:

  • Advise if your Membership Application has been approved by the Board of Director's

  • Finalise Payment (if required)

If you wish to fly Club Aircraft the following additional documentation will be requested (signed as required, scanned in full as PDF):

  • Hire Agreement

  • Pilot's Licence (all pages)

  • Pilot's Medical (all pages)

  • Logbook (current Flight Review page)

  • Logbook (last page)


Once we have all the paperwork squared away, you'll be invited to do a Ground Induction. This is a way to welcome you to the club and show you everything you need to know, including:

  • Where to enter and exit the airport

  • Where to find keys and logbooks for planes

  • General facilities

  • Aircraft specifics

  • Ground handling

  • Club practices

  • Opportunity to answer any other questions about the club or operating at Canberra Airport. 

  • This is documented here, and is reviewed often.