The Belconnen Model Aero Club, an Incorporated Association, fosters all forms of aeromodelling and our membership is open to all.
Our members support and participate in most forms of aeromodelling including, sport RC, aerobatics (also known as pattern), old-timer, electric and scale, helicopter to some of the less commonly known branches of the hobby.
2018 AGM – Wednesday 12 September – 7:30pm
The 2018 BMAC AGM has been scheduled for Wednesday 12 September at 7:30pm in the Catchpole Room of the Canberra Southern Cross Club, Jamison.
At the 2018 AGM your outgoing BMAC Committee will present the club’s financial and present the annual Heracles Challenge Trophy, Clubman of the Year award, and Encouragement awards and ratify the new Committee nominations for 2018-19.
2018-19 Membership Renewals are Now Overdue
2018-19 BMAC membership renewal are now overdue.
Go to the Contact/Join page to download copies of the 2019 BMAC New Member and the 2019 BMAC Renew Membership forms.
Our Flying Field
Our field is known as the Crace Grasslands Flying Field and describes both the location and the environmental aspects of the site. Our field encapsulates why Canberra is known as the Bush Capital. Looking straight out from the flight line the pilot is confronted by 200 acres of undulating hills cloaked in native grasses while in the distance the landing strip is bisected by a view of Black Mountain Nature Reserve and the spectacular Telstra tower. Looking left from the flight line is the attractive Crace Hill with its trigonometric station, which marks the eastern approach to runway.
The club’s Crace Grasslands Flying Field is authorized by CASA Instrument # RPAS-2017-9869 for:
- the operation of model aircraft up to 400 feet Above Ground Level (AGL) , and
- the use of the BMAC field to conduct model flying displays.T
We have a well appointed clubhouse with library, BBQ and a sheltered veranda that keeps our members and visitors comfortable year round as they observe the proceedings in the pits and on the flight line.