Mt Beauty Gliding Club operates at the Mount Beauty Airport.
Mount Beauty VIC 3699
Mount Beauty Airport is maintained by a voluntary committee. See official airport information for contact details. Go to the AIP site, accept the copyright notice and select the latest En Route Supplement Australia (ERSA). A bit more than half way down the page you will find the "Mount Beauty" FAC.
Latitude and Longitude
DMS: S36° 44' 0.92", E147° 10' 10.36"
Elevation: 1100 ft.
Airport Code: YMBT
CTAF Frequency: 126.00 Mhz
A reasonable landing fee is requested. See the deposit box in the Terminal Building.
There is high ground 1.6km to the south east of the runway.
Power lines and sensitive area 1.6km south west of the runway.
Model aircraft operate near the terminal building.
Always check the FAC in the latest ERSA for the most up to date information. Go to the AIP site, accept the copyright notice and select the latest En Route Supplement Australia (ERSA). A bit more than half way down the page you will find the "Mount Beauty" FAC.
The Mt Beauty Gliding Club welcomes moves by the Alpine Shire Council to extend the runway to allow more effective emergency services operations in the Upper Kiewa Valley. Firefighting water bombers and air ambulance services would particularly benefit from extension of the runway. Click on the image to the left to view a Border Mail article on this subject featuring MGBC members Kitty Vigo and Ian Cohn.