Wellington/Bodangora Airport

The Wellington Airport, also known as Bondangora Airport, is owned and operated by Dubbo Regional Council.

People looking to land or house their small planes at Wellington / Bodangora Airport, including local residents and visitors can obtain permission to use the airport by contacting Council.

Landing fees, permissions & inspections

There are no landing fees at Wellington / Bodangora Airport.

Regular inspections are not carried out by Council, however a special inspection can be arranged for a fee of $99.00.

All enquiries please contact Dubbo City Regional Airport (02) 6801 4560 or email airport@dubbo.nsw.gov.au.  

For emergencies, please call inspecting officers Peter James on 0428 634 034 or Colin Horan on 0429 452 098. Alternatively, contact Council's Customer Service Centre on (02) 6801 4000.

Facilities

  • Aeroclub Club House
  • Aeroclub Shed
  • Toilets
  • Tie downs available.

LOCATION & DIRECTIONS

Location

  • Latitude - 32° 28'S  
  • Latitude - 148° 59'E
  • Height of Runway above mean sea level; 426 M (1,400')
  • World Aeronautical Chart (WAC) No: 345.

Directions

  • 13/31 - Length 1500m Width 60m
  • 05/23 - Length 900m Width 45m - 2% average incline to North
  • Stock fence 30m from centre line on runway 05/23 (Western End - North Side)
  • Hills in circuit area affect night landing approaches
  • 80m Guy Wired Steel Lattice Mast - Long 149.06206 - Lat 32.39131
  • Strip 05 - Not suitable for departures due to rising terrain.

Surface

  • 13/31 - Sealed 15m wide - gravel shoulders 3m wide
  • 05/23 - Unsealed central gravel strip 10m wide both directions.

Runway Lighting

  • Permanent runway lighting is available on runway 13/31.

Fuel

  • Available by arrangement with BP Dubbo.

Last Edited: 20 Sep 2017

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