About BAC

Ballarat Aero Club’s Mission

  • To provide the highest quality training for recreational and professional pilots.
  • To provide a range of excellently maintained RA and GA aircraft at reasonable cost.
  • To provide an inviting environment and appropriate social activities.
  • To foster interest and involvement in flying.
  • To form positive relationships with organizations having similar ideals.

Committee Members 2016/17

President – Justin Brown

Vice President – Eddie Kuyper

Secretary – Warwick Kinscher

Treasurer – David Coxall

Committee – Peter Vermeend, Chris Williams, Peter George, Geoff Merritt & John Bucholz.


Chief Flying Instructor RA-Aus – Reg Phillips

Head of Operations, Chief Pilot, Chief Flying Instructor GA (Pending) – Reg Phillips


Membership Fees

Flying Membership    $198 per year (or pro-rata to 30th June)

This category is required for training and hire in club aircraft, and for all members who hold a GA licence or RA certificate, and gives voting rights at club meetings.

Social Membership    $77 per year