Pilot dies following light plane crash near Byron Bay

Story Published: 23 Jun 2015

AN investigation is underway into the death of a man after his ultra-light aircraft crashed at Tyagarah this morning...

Editors Picks, Light Aircraft, Plane Crash, Tyagarah Airfield

Microlight 'banked' before fatal crash: witness

Story Published: 24 Jun 2015

TRIBUTES have begun flowing for Ray Jackson, the pilot of the microlight plane which crashed near Tyagarah Airport...

Editors Picks, Light Aircraft, Light Plane, Plane Crash, Tyagarah Airfield

Heartbreaking: skydiving community reels at Tyagarah deaths

Story Published: 31 Mar 2015

The deaths of two experienced skydivers after a mid-air collision over Tyagarah Airstrip, north of Byron Bay, has...

Alana Clarke, Michael Vaughan, Skydivers, Tyagarah Airfield

Tyagarah Airport to close for maintenance on Thursday

Story Published: 2 Aug 2013

Tyagarah Airport will be closed on Thursday to allow surveying and testing of the grass runway.

Tyagarah Airfield

A world above

Story Published: 28 May 2012

IT'S ABOUT 4.50am and a dozen of us gather in the frosty pre-dawn dark as Australian ballooning champion Thomas Dattler...

Byron Bay Ballooning, Thomas Dattler, Tyagarah Airfield

Bid to force airfield sell-off fails

Story Published: 3 Dec 2011

A PROPOSAL to sell the council-owned Tyagarah Airfield near Byron Bay has failed to get off the ground.

Byron Bay, Sell Off, Tyagarah Airfield

Tyagarah hydro bust

Story Published: 30 May 2012

A TYAGARAH man has been charged with drug offences after police discovered an elaborate hydroponic cannabis set-up on his...

Cannabis, Police, Tyagarah Airfield

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