Caloundra Aerodrome (60 mins north of Brisbane) provides ideal training conditions in a non-controlled environment. Both runways are sealed. We are at 20 Pathfinder Drive.

Gold Coast Sport Flying Training at Heck Field Aerodrome (50 mins south of Brisbane) is a non-controlled airport with two loose bitumen runways. Gold Coast Sport Flying Training operates out of the GCSF Club hangar, at 1638 Stapylton-Jacobs Well Road, Norwell.

Here is a list of reasons why you might consider training with
GoFly for your recreational or commercial pilot training:

RPC, CPL & Instructor courses

GoFly is the only school on the Sunshine Coast which offers RPC, RPL/PPL, CPL, RAA Instructor Rating and Aerobatic training.

no waiting, no LANDING FEES

Caloundra and Heck Field are non-controlled aerodromes with no clearances required, no restrictions, landing fees or long waits while commercial aircraft are landing.

Two landing strips

At Caloundra and Heck Field we have two landing strips, so you will rarely have to land in a cross-wind.


You are also in the safe hands of our highly experienced Instructors. We only employ instructors who are passionate about teaching people to fly.

Customised learning

We will create a 'learn to fly' schedule designed to suit your life and finances.


You can gain loads of free advice from our websites, videos and blogs.

Flight SCHOOL TV show

You can see our students learning and our instructors at work in our reality show set in our flight school. Check it out at

GA training

Train in our luxurious and safe Cirrus SR20 for your RPL/PPL, CPL and Instrument training.

FREE briefings

You will not have to decipher scribbles on a whiteboard. You will watch video pre-flight briefings in the comfort of your own home or in our air-conditioned office.


We do not charge for marking RAA exams or providing feedback.

access to GoFly Online

You will receive a 12 month subscription to our exclusive online flight training lessons, interviews and tips, to watch anywhere, any time, on any device.

MODERN training aircraft

Learn to fly in our safe glass-cockpit Sling aircraft for recreational training (maintained to the highest standards).

Our values

GoFly Aviation's values are Innovation, Integrity, Customer Service and Empathy.

Carbon Neutral

GoFly Aviation is the first flight school in Australia to pay a tree planting company, to offset the projected 150 tonnes of carbon emissions from our flight training each year.


Further episodes of Flight School, GoFly Outbound and GoFly Fix, plus flying lessons and quizzes can be found on our training platform at GoFly Online.

What our students say...

What the judges say...

2019 finalist Sunshine Coast Business Awards
2019 Fisher Community award

Gofly Aviation has an unblemished safety record and is compliant with the newly introduced Recreational Aviation Australia (RAA) Safety Management System.  GoFly Aviation is part of GoFly Group Pty Ltd  ABN: 79630630027 | Call 07 3186 8680

Offsetting carbon emissions
We pay a monthly fee to offset the carbon emissions from our flight training.

RAAus is our regulatory body for all recreational flight training.