Newcastle Airport is a commercial passenger airport serviced by airline partners, FlyPelican, Jetstar, QantasLink, Regional Express (REX) and Virgin Australia.
Newcastle Airport also accepts itinerant aircraft according to our standard Conditions of Use . All itinerant aircraft must comply with the Terms and Conditions outlined in Newcastle Airport's Conditions of Use document.
Our airport operating hours are between 0600-2200.
Any requests for private flights will be considered in accordance with our operating agreement with RAAF Williamtown. Recreational flights will not be considered.
If you are an airline operating Regular Passenger Traffic (RPT) services please contact us directly to discuss opportunities for flights into and out of Newcastle Airport.
|Type of fee||Fee|
|Apron Charge /
|$7.37 per tonne based on MTOW (minimum $36.84 below 5 tonne per landing) + GST|
|Parking Charge||$7.97 per tonne (after two hours) based on MTOW (minimum charge $82.97) charges per 24 hour period + GST|
|$6.27 per departing passenger + GST|
|Marshalling||$36.34 per aircraft + GST|
(between 2200 and 0600)
|$730.81 per aircraft + GST|
Passenger Charge (domestic)
|$14.00 per arriving and departing passenger + GST|
|ARFF||$9.63 per tonne based on MTOW + GST|
|ATC||$4.84 per tonne based on MTOW + GST|
|International Passenger Terminal Fee||$14.05 per arriving and departing passenger (2 years of age and older) + GST, charged in addition to Terminal Passenger Charge (domestic)|
Aircraft movement approval form
Newcastle Airport manages the approval process for civil operations into RAAF Base Williamtown, in accordance with an operating agreement with Air Force Headquarters. Any foreign registered aircraft and international charters will require Defence approval, which may take up to seven days.
To request approval for an aircraft movement, please complete and submit the form below.