Yarra Valley Aviation is situated at Lilydale Airport, on MacIntyre Lane half-way between Lilydale and Yarra Glen. Prior permission is required to land and this can be obtained in person or by phone from Flight Operations at Lilydale Flying School on (03) 9739 1211.
Permission can NOT be obtained on CTAF 119.1 or from anyone other than an employee of Lilydale Airport.
We ask that you refer and adhere to our Local Procedures to ensure that we look after those live close by. Tiedowns are available to the south of the Lilydale Flying School building.
Lilydale Airport is open 8.30am to 5.30pm 7 days per week except Christmas Day. Runway lights are available by prior arrangement and are pilot activated on CTAF 119.1.
Lilydale Airport is a Fixed Base Operator and can provide everything a visitor arriving by air needs:
AVGAS and JET-A1 - payment by cash, cheque or credit card/EFTPOS (no carnet)
Internet, phone & fax facilities in comfortable lounge with fresh coffee/cold water
Rolfe Aviation Maintenance (weekdays, weekends by arrangement)
Accommodation - hotels, hostels and bed & breakfasts
Fly-in visitors can pick up a car by arrangement and enjoy a wide range of attractions within just a few minutes drive. These include some of Australia's finest wineries, the Healesville wildlife sanctuary, great golfing or bushwalking, elegant accommodation & fantastic restaurants.