The sound of an engine breaks the morning silence, as a plane starts descending from the heavens. But this is no ordinary aeroplane, no passengers will ever set foot into it. Yet, its beauty is undeniable.
Aviation fans are in for a treat this weekend, as Newcastle Model Aircraft Club will be hosting the March 2020 Fly-In of the Rand Model Aircraft Club.
The annual event sees local model aircraft enthusiasts enjoy a weekend of model aircraft flying with the visiting Rand Model Aircraft Club.
The event will be taking place at Newcastle Airport, with the Rand Model Aircraft Club joining the Newcastle Model Aircraft Club as of today, March 6. Weather permitting, the two clubs will be flying their model aircrafts every day from 9am until 2pm on Sunday, March 8.
The Newcastle community is invited to support the March 2020 Fly-In of the Rand Model Aircraft Club. For more information or assistance, contact Newcastle Model Aircraft Club members: Trevor on 083 647 6399, Quentin on 083 327 0249, Lou on 082 5779 411 or Ken on 082 8013 886.
As aviation fans brace themselves for a weekend of fun at Newcastle Airport, St Dominics Newcastle will be hosting its Open Day on March 7.
Set to start at 8am, the St Dominics Game Changer Day will be a combination of activities, all of which focus on the school.
The first focus will be on the school’s annual open day, where parents and potential learners can learn about the different facets of St Dominics Newcastle.
While giving visitors a better understanding of St Dominics Newcastle, the day will not revolve solely around the school’s academic excellence. The St Dominics Game Changer will also see Planet Fitness Just Gym hosting Zumba and Just Move Classes, where parents and children can enjoy a morning of fitness.
For those who enjoy gaming, there will be a BYOC Lan which will run until 12pm.
Hockey enthusiasts also have much to look forward to at the event, with the St Dominics Newcastle preseason boys’ hockey participating in a closed tournament on the day.
Coffee and eats will be available on the day.