Directions to the Crace Grasslands Field

The BMAC flying field is located within the Crace Grasslands Nature Reserve accessed via Nirta Place, Mitchell, ACT and is now designated 3 Nirta Place, Mitchell.


  1. Sandford Street, which is at the southern end of the Mitchell industrial Precinct can be accessed from either Gungahlin Drive, or Flemington Road.
  2. From Sandford Street, turn south onto Hoskins Street.
  3. Proceed straight ahead for 300 metres, after which the road will turn to the right and change to Nirta Place.
  4. Head around the bend and then immediately turn left through the gates onto the dirt track – there is a small BMAC sign at the start of this track. (GPS: -35.222870° South, 149.135499° East)
  5. The dirt track heads past the Community Gardens and at the end your should see a gate to the right, with signage to the club. The road leads to the carpark and clubhouse (GPS: -35.225630° South, 149.132205° East)
  6. An unlocked gate indicates that at least one member is at the field.


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