Community

As a not-for-profit, we love giving back

SFC is pleased to support its community by providing sponsorship or in-kind support for projects that will achieve mutually beneficial outcomes for the community, the club, and/or general aviation.

SFC supports events and projects that:

  • Are aligned to the club’s mission and goals and/or;
  • Foster general aviation in NSW and/or;
  • Support regional economic development in NSW and/or;
  • Enhance the reputation of the club and/or;
  • Offer mutual benefit for the club and the community.
 
See below for examples of our recent community support initiatives:
Angel Flight
The SFC clubhouse has been used 5,046* times over the past 10 years as a base through which Angel Flight conducts its patient transfer flights. SFC provide this service at no charge to Angel Flight or their patients. *Ref: Angel Flight database extract 18/10/2019.
Angel Flight
Educating The Future
Educating The Future aims to provide better educational outcomes for children in low-income, rural and disadvantaged areas, and is run primarily by Australian students. SFC was pleased to donate a Harbour Scenic Training Flight for their recent raffle, which raised $580 for this admirable cause.
Educating The Future
AOPA Australia
SFC is a proud Association Member of AOPA Australia. AOPA was founded in 1949 to speak as the unified voice for general aviation in Australia.
AOPA Australia
Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
SFC is a proud member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, a leading advocacy group for Australian businesses locally and globally.
Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
SFC is a proud member of the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The ICCI in Australia was established in 1922 with the objective to promote trade and commerce between Italy and New South Wales, and more widely within Australia.
Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Royal Federation of Aero Clubs Australia
SFC is a proud member of the RFACA, which is committed to the provision of high quality flying training and to the standardisation of flying training.
Royal Federation of Aero Clubs
Careers Advisors Association of NSW/ACT
For many years SFC has sponsored activities of CAA NSW/ACT through their tertiary update day, annual meeting, and new careers advisors day.
CAA NSW/ACT
Free Flights for Y12 Students
Each year at the SFC Open Day we provide the opportunity for 50+ local high school students to experience the thrill of a trial instructional flight, completely free of charge.
SFC Open Day

Learn to fly

Training courses for all levels of licence.

One-off flight experiences to see the beauty of Sydney from the air.

Courses which will allow you to pilot an aircraft for pleasure.

Advanced qualifications to help you fly for a career.