Coordinates: S27°23.5' E152°27.7'
We are 4 km west Coominya township, Qld.
Getting to Coominya Flight Training by road:
Coominya Flight Training is part of a working cattle property and is essentially a quiet area. Accommodation for students, on full time or block training, is on-farm – when space permits – at minimal cost.
Hotel and motel accommodation is available at Fernvale, Lowood and Esk – each about 25 minutes drive from the airstrip.
History abounds the many townships within the Brisbane Valley. Historic homesteads are open to the public and provide visitors with a reminder of what life was like for the pastoralists of the Valley. Visit the historic Bellevue Homestead at Coominya, for morning & afternoon tea & lunch.
For the adventurous, take a horse ride overlooking Lake Wivenhoe and spend the night under the stars at a stockman's camp. Join a camel safari at Balara Homestead near Coominya, utilise off-road vehicle parks or feel exhilarated with a tandem skydive 12,000 feet above the township of Toogoolawah.
Fishing is a popular recreational activity with the shire boasting three well stocked freshwater lakes (fishing licence required). Lake Somerset, Wiven-hoe and Atkinson also provide picnic and camping facilities for visitors to enjoy a short break in peaceful surroundings. For the passive visitor, bird watching is a popular pastime or for the skiing en-thusiasts Lake Somerset and Lake Atkinson have power boat access.
To unwind, visit ostrich and deer farms, craft and antique shops and country markets. Take a break from the city and spend a night in one of the many B&Bs, farmstays, motels, hotels, caravan/cabin/tourist parks or camping areas. Enjoy a beautiful meal in one of the Valley's many restaurants, ca-fes, hotels, hot bread kitchens, coffee shops, ki-osks or roadhouses.