Welcome to Boonah Airfield Newsletter 5 for 2023.
BAI wishes you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy new year.
BAI AGM 2023 Results
The Boonah Aviation Inc. Annual General Meeting for 2023 was held on Sunday the 10th of December.
President Melanie highlighted the progress that the committee and our volunteers have made this year with regards to improving the standard of the airfield, improving the safety for the airfield users and the local community, implementing more transparent governance of the airfield management, engaging with the Scenic Rim Regional council to create a positive relationship for the community owned airfield.
Melanie thanked all of the hardworking volunteers who have supported the committee throughout the year and also for the BAI members trust that positive improvements would be made at the airfield this year.
All positions were declared vacant and the following members were subsequently elected unopposed:
The BAI Management Committee 2024
President: Melanie Perkins
Vice President: Kathy Baburin
Secretary: Jeremy Thompson
Treasurer: Deb Burgess
Airfield Maintenance Officer: Greg Davidson
We are ready to support QFES this fire season
Thanks goes to our hard working ground maintenance volunteers for making Boonah Airfield ready for the QFES water bombers this fire season. We sincerely hope that it is not needed, however it is ready for water bombing operations.
Operation Charlie Oscar Oscar
Brett Poole's beautifully restored Cessna 140, VH-COO, arriving at Boonah after his very long flight back from Goolwa in South Australia.