Directions to the Pylon Racing Venues

Alphabetically sorted. Note: GPS coordinates are in whole degrees, not degrees.minutes.

Bathurst

800m noth of the corner of Pymonts Lane and Limekilns Road.

S33°18.621'E149°41.803'

Accommodation:

Bathurst Motor Inn. 87 Durham Street. Bathurst Phone : +61 (0)2 6331 2222
http://www.bathurstmotorinn.com.au/

Cootamundra

Located on the Cootamundra - Gundagai road 11km south'ish from Cootmundra.

S34° 43.127 E148° 02.520 exactly (this is a different format than the other ones)

Accommodation: Southern Comfort Motor Inn. 24-28 Parker St (Olympic Way). (02) 6942 3366.

Cowra

Follow Redfern St strait out of town and it becomes the Canowindra Rd. The signposted turnoff to Bangaroo Quarry Rd is 24km from the Cowra PO and is 8km from Canowindra PO. 2km look for "Milroy". Click here for a really pretty picture!!!

S33° 38' 02"  E148° 38' 24"  (Note "South" not "North" as in the picture!!! Might be a bit of a drive if you used those coordinates) ;-)

Accommodation: Cowra Motor Inn has good rates and is a walk to the clubs. ph 02 6342 2011 fax 02 6342 2323. Andrew Grinter is the manager. Tell him you are flying at Cowra Model Aircraft Club and ask is he giving a discount to you. We have this arrangement with him you see...

Maitland

The Don MacIndoe field is on the Raymond Terrace Road east of the Golf Club and next to the Maitland cemetery. At East Maitland, turn north on High Street, turn right onto Raymond Terrace Road.

S32.75 E151.61 roughly.

Accommodation: Palm Valley Motel, Tarro. 02 4966 5777. Dinner at Beresfield Bowling Club dinner at 7:30.

Marulan

This is not a general purpose flying field. Please contact Jeremy Randle 0418 390 446.

Muswellbrook

5km south of Muswellbrook on the eastern side of the New England Highway.

S32.29 E150.93 roughly.

Accommodation: Centabrook Motor Inn 02 65433444 is next door to the RSL.

Nowra

Heading south on the Princes Highway about 120km from Sydney into Nowra. After crossing the Shoalhaven River Travel 2.6km and turn right into Kalandar Street. Travel west next to the cemetery for 350m to the roundabout and turn left into Albatross Road. Travel approx 1.7km to the entrance to the Greyhound Track on the left. Follow the signs in.

S34° 53.9635 E150° 35.1781

Accommodation: Marriott Park Motel. Cnr Douglas St and Princes Hwy Nowra. 02 44216999.

Pitt Town

Pitt Town Bottoms Road.

From the intersection of Windsor Road and Pitt Town Road, head east'ish towards Pitt Town. 2.5km turn Left onto Pitt Town Bottoms Road. About 2.5km field is on the right.

S33.59 E150.84 roughly.

Accommodation: Gateway Motel, Vineyard-Phone 02 96276022 or 02 96272281.

Queanbeyan

Just south of the intersection of the Briars Sharrow Road and the Bungendore Captains Road.

From Queanbeyan: From the interstection of the Suttons Forest - Bungendore Road. Take the Bungendore road (52). 2.5km turn right onto Captains Flat Road. 4.2km left onto Briars Sharrow Road. 5.8km right onto Bungendore Captains Road. 500m field is on the right.

S35.36 E149.43 roughly.

Accommodation: Mid City Motor Inn. 02 6297 7366

Richmond

Turn north from Windsor Richmond Road into Percival Street. Turn right 1.2 Klm along Percival Street, just past main entrance to RAAF base.

S33.60 E150.79 roughly.

Accommodation: Gateway Motel, Vineyard-Phone 02 96276022 or 02 96272281.