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Email Link   Bob Whittle Murwillumbah Airfield

The airfield located at Murwillumbah is a grass strip of approximately 800 metres which can accommodate up to twin propeller aircraft.

It operates in unrestricted airspace and is open to use by general aviation during daylight hours only.

Aerial View of Airfield - Oblique North

Aerial View of Airfield - Oblique North

General airfield conditions - Murwillumbah Aero Club

Prior contact with the Murwillumbah Aero Club is advised to establish local conditions before landing.

Phone: 02 6672 3235

Pilot notes

Download the Murwillumbah Airfield Pilot Notes (1.08mB PDF) which establish general guidelines for the use of the Airfield as well as other miscellaneous details. Check regularly for updates.

Landing fees

Bob Whittle Murwillumbah Airfield (YMUR) has a landing fee of $13.90 (inc GST) per hour or an annual access fee of $404.25 (inc GST) per year.

To apply for an annual access fee, download the application form:

Please complete this form and return it to

Please note that these fees form part of Council's adopted Fees and Charges and may change over time.

The landing fees and annual fees are managed on behalf of Council by Avdata Australia. All information collected by Avdata will be undertaken in accordance with Council’s Privacy Management Plan, NSW legislation and Avdata’s Privacy Policy.

Please direct any queries to Avdata in the first instance at or call 02 6262 8111.

Airfield maps

Links are also provided below to allow the download of two maps that show broad scale aerial mapping of the airfield.

View location on Google Maps

Aviation complaints

Generally all complaints regarding aircraft operations are the responsibility of the Federal Government. For further advice, visit

Frequently Asked Questions

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