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SCAF WARBIRDS WEEKEND
July 26, 2014 - July 27, 2014 @ SUNCOAST

NATS SLOW GOODYEAR ,MOUSE. CONTROL LINE
July 27, 2014 - @ THUNDERBIRDS AEROMODELLERS CLUB

BRISBANE FREE FLIGHT SOCIETY (BFFS) 2014 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
August 1, 2014 - @ VARIOUS LOCATIONS SEE FLYER BELOW

QUEENSLAND TURBINE FLYERS FLY IN
August 1, 2014 - August 3, 2014 @ MARYBOROUGH AIRPORT MARYBOROUGH QUEENSLAND

CLAS CONTEST CALENDAR
August 1, 2014 10:00 am - 11:20 am @ VARIOUS LOCATIONS SEE FLYER BELOW FOR MONTHLY EVENTS

F5D WORLD CHAMPS IN AUSTRALIA
August 2, 2014 - August 3, 2014 @ TO BE ADVISED

QMARA PYLON RACING -STATE CHAMPS
August 2, 2014 - August 3, 2014 @ ROCKHAMPTON

SARINA AEROMODELLERS SCALE & CONTROL LINE RALLY
August 9, 2014 - August 10, 2014 @ SARINA

SCALE & CONTROL LINE RALLY
August 9, 2014 - August 10, 2014 @ SARINA AEROMODELLERS

control line 2.5 cc Rat,Z class, Classic B
August 16, 2014 - @ CLASII

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What is The MAAQ?

The Model Aeronautical Association of Queensland (MAAQ) is an Association of model aero clubs in Qld.

The Association numbers over 2400 members, with approximately 60 affiliated clubs. It is also recognized as the sole representative organization for the sport in Queensland by the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI) which is the world wide governing body for all forms of sporting aviation, including model flying through (MAAA) and Australian Sports Aviation Confederation. 

Codes Of Model Flying

There are many different codes of model aircraft flying. Radio Control which includes War Birds, Scale, Racers, Miniature, Gliders, Sea Planes, Helicopters to name a few. Free Flight has both indoor and outdoor types. Control Line is a good introduction to model flying.

Model aircraft flying comes under the control of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and for that reason it is advisable to join a club.

There are Civil Aviation orders written which govern the sport, to which the MAAQ use as a minimum requirement.

How to Start

Your local club is the best place to start and there are approximately 60 clubs to choose from in Queensland. To find the location of a club or clubs near you using your postcode, visit our  Club Locator Page, enter your postcode and start exploring. If you need any further assitance please contact us on 0407 340 239.

Most affiliated clubs have instructors and experienced fliers  that can provide lessons in learning how to set up and fly model aircraft.

Clubs are open most weekends, Saturday and/or Sunday, with some operating  on weekdays as well.