New South Wales > Blue Mountains
|Conditions||South, HG & PG < 15 knots|
|Rating||HG Restricted: Conditions: < 10 knots with SO supervision. HG Intermediate: Conditions: <10 knots with duty pilot supervision. HG Advanced: Conditions: <15 knots. PG2 & PG3: Conditions: 0-10 knots with SO supervision. PG4: Conditions: 0-10 knots with duty pilot supervision. PG5: Conditions: <10 knots.|
Landowners - ?
ContactAlexander Drew ([no information]), BMHGC
All pilots must be current SAFA members. Visiting pilots welcome. A site briefing must be obtained from a BMHGC safety officer before flying.
Grassy slope with scattered trees.
Grassy slope with scattered trees, fence through upper part of launch area.
Primary: Directly below launch, next to Turon River. Alternate: N/A. Top: N/A. Hazards: Numerous rocks and thistles in LZ.
X-C: Good potential to North.
Hazards / Comments
Wind direction in LZ is usually 90° to launch direction, from either direction.
There are minimal landing options in the valley to west until town of Sofala.
Site is rarely flown and may have changed since this site guide was prepared.
Emergency Services: Call 000. Bathurst Hospital (02) 6330 5311, Lithgow Hospital (02) 6350 2300