The following are all the aerodromes operated by Mareeba Shire Council.

Chillagoe (YCGO)

  • Sealed runway (17-35) located 2km from Chillagoe.
  • Pilot Activated Lighting (PAL) and aerodrome frequency response unit (AFRU) available
  • Landing fees apply
  • Chillagoe limestone caves and other attractions in close vicinity
  • ARO can be contacted on 0417 774 633.
  • Refer Airservices Australia publications for most up-to-date information

Aviation Related Services

  • Fuel (Avgas) available
    • Contact: BP – Phone 07 4094 7108
  • Apron parking available

Dimbulah (YDIM)

  • Unsealed (gravel) aircraft landing area (ALA) 1000m long (14-32) located 2km from Dimbulah
  • No airfield lighting provided
  • The suitability of the airstrip is not guaranteed; pilot to be satisfied that the ALA is suitable for their operation
  • ARO can be contacted on 0407 735 835

Mareeba (YMBA)

  • Sealed runway (10-28) located 8km from Mareeba
  • Pilot Activated Lighting (PAL), aerodrome frequency response unit (AFRU) and aerodrome weather information broadcast (AWIB) available
  • Landing and aircraft parking fees apply
  • ARO can be contacted on 0407 735 835
  • Refer Airservices Australia publications for most up-to-date information

For more information on the Mareeba Airport Upgrade click here.

Aviation Related Services

  • Fuel (Avgas and Jet A1)
    • Contact: IOR Customer Service – Phone 1300 457 467
    • AVGAS and JET A1 AVBL, self-service bowser via IOR Aviation customer tag or the FuelCharge app. Ph 0400 919 253.
    • Download the “Fuelcharge” App for free through the Apple App store or Google Play store. 24hr availability
  • Aircraft maintenance on-site for fixed and rotary-wing aircraft
  • FNQ Aviation Museum operates from the airport terminal building
  • Lease sites now available for private and commercial operators
    • Range of sizes from 270 sq.m to 4,200 sq.m
    • All sites have road and airside access, and are connected to power and potable water
    • Larger sites also serviced by sewerage and 3-phase power
    • Further information, click here