Live & learn in the gateway to Australia's Great Barrier Reef and enjoy all that Cairns has to offer whilst working towards your dream career as a Pilot.

This base is particularly great for students completing their Bachelor of Aviation with CQUniversity. Flight training operates directly out of the Cairns International Airport, National Aviation Academy is the only flight school to provide this type of training in the area.

Our full range of flight training services are also open to the public in Cairns so anybody with a dream of flying can take to the skies.

With a dedicated team of qualified flight instructors who have extensive charter and training experience, we look forward to offering students the benefits of choosing to train with us in Cairns.


The Cairns community is beaming with life. If you’re looking for a tropical vibe with a touch of tourism then Cairns is the perfect place for you. Surrounded by lush greenery from the tablelands and the breathtaking views of the reef you can expect a calm, easy yet lively stay in Cairns.

Things To do

As a top tourist destination you never have to worry about ‘being bored’ in Cairns. There’s a wide variety of places to eat, drink & socialise along the esplanade.

Cairns Office Address

Building 97 Offices 4 and 5
Cairns Airport General Aviation Precinct,
Tom McDonald Drive
Cairns, QLD, 4870