The current runway is 729 metres long and 11 metres wide, asphalt-surfaced.
A number of businesses operate from Motueka Aerodrome.
A number of hangars and fuel facilities are available.
This map shows the circuit pattern/standard flight path for all planes at Motueka aerodrome. A circuit pattern is used to position aircraft during take-off and landing to minimise the risk of collision. The rectangular markings on the map are indicative only and provided to help residents understand the expected flight paths of aircraft using the aerodrome.
Read more about the procedures to adhere to when using the Motueka aerodrome.
Council has a policy on where you can and can't fly drones, model aircraft and other unmanned aircraft over Council land. Included in this policy is information regarding the flight restriction zones around Motueka Aerodrome.
The Motueka Aerodrome Advisory Group works with Council in the development and management of the aerodrome.
It is not a decision-making group but provides feedback and makes recommendations to the Council on Motueka aerodrome related matters.
This committee meets regularly to discuss issues and recommend actions regarding flight operations and safety to the Council.
The Motueka Aerodrome Management Plan aims to co-ordinate the aerodrome's use, operations, maintenance and developments, in cooperation with the aerodrome operators.
The plan includes:
The Emergency Plan included within the Management Plan was current as at the date the Management Plan was reviewed. For the most current version of the Emergency Plan please click the seperate link below.
Motueka aerodrome's memorandum of understanding outlines best practice for aviators operating from the aerodrome.
If you need to contact the aerodrome operator email Property Services Manager Mark Johannsen
|General Aviation User Charges
(through honesty box)
from 1 July 2018 incl GST
Aerodrome Operators Charges
from 1 July 2018 incl GST
|Microlight / Homebuilt||$9.00||$70.00/month/aircraft|
|Charges from 1 July 2018 incl GST|
|Small Engine||$7.00 per day or $600.00 pa|
|Twin Engine||$9.00 per day or $800.00 pa|
$7.00 per day or $600.00 pa
|Microlight / Homebuilt||$6.00 per day or $450.00 pa|
|Glider||$6.00 per day or $450.00 pa|
Place money and aircraft information in envelope and deposit in honesty box.
Account 12-3193-0002048-03. Quote NZMK for Motueka and the aircraft registration number in the reference field.
If you have an existing account with Council, email email@example.com with date and aircraft details.