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Our Newest Destinations

Our Newest Destinations

Last month Jetstar began flying direct from Avalon Airport to Hobart and Adelaide, bringing two more cities that little bit closer to communities in Geelong, the Surf Coast and Wyndham regions.

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Location Avalon

Location Avalon

There’s an unexpected industry taking place at Avalon Airport, one that is enjoying good growth, and is making use of the vast surrounding landscape and 1950s hangars that sit solid under the extraordinary sky.

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The Disappearance of the Blue Jumbo

The Disappearance of the Blue Jumbo

In November last year a famous landmark on the Princes Fwy towards Geelong upped and disappeared. People were concerned, emails were written, phones were called and questions were tweeted. Where had the big blue jumbo gone?

The consternation was understandable. That old Boeing 747-338 had a history as bright and exciting as its one-time Nalanji Dreaming livery, and many people had, over its many years of flight formed nostalgic relationships with it.

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Adelaide and Hobart - Twice as easy

Adelaide and Hobart - Twice as easy

If you’re looking to make 2016 your year of simple travel, Avalon Airport is very pleased to assist, with two more fabulous destinations announced by Jetstar at the end of last year.

From 27 March Jetstar will fly direct to Hobart and Adelaide from Avalon, meaning the airport’s trademark “flying made easy” can now get passengers to these two wonderful cities without any hassle.

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Up Up and Away - A word from Avalon Airport CEO

Up Up and Away - A word from Avalon Airport CEO

What a fantastic year it’s been at Avalon Airport!

It began stunningly with the hosting of the Australian International Airshow, which brought beautiful planes to the sky, hundreds of thousands of visitors to the area, and injected millions into the region.

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Terminal Upgrade Keeps Passengers Connected

Terminal Upgrade Keeps Passengers Connected

Avalon Airport has just unveiled its latest exciting project – a $200,000 upgrade of the terminal and departure lounge.

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Gold Coast Flights Begin

Gold Coast Flights Begin

This month Jetstar begins flying direct to the Gold Coast from Avalon Airport.

In the exciting new deal struck by Jetstar, the State Government and Linfox, Jetstar is to announce two new destinations, with many local residents bidding for the Gold Coast as their first choice.

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Ten Year Jetstar Commitment

Ten Year Jetstar Commitment

The region is a-buzz following the recent announcement that Jetstar has signed a ten year agreement to extend their Avalon Airport operations until at least 2025.

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