About

Sport Pilot Flying School is is owned and operated by Chief Flying Instructor, Paul Hewitt. Paul has been in the aviation industry for over 28 years with in excess of 2800 hours flying experience. He started his aviation career in Western Australia as a Commercial Pilot flying cropspraying aircraft.

In 1989 he started Skyworx Aviation towing advertising banners along Perth beaches then branched out into Charter and Aerial work mainly flying Japanese tourists to WA’s premier tourist destinations. In 2007 Paul sold up and moved to beautiful Innisfail in Far North Queensland where he built and test flew his own Searey amphibious aircraft and has now decided to pass on his extensive aeronautical knowledge to others by operating his own Sport Pilot Flying School.

Call Paul anytime on 0408 924 089 for a chat about become a Sport Pilot.

Facilities Available at Innisfail Airport

  • Modern hangar and office building with aircon
  • Separate air-conditioned instruction room
  • On-site toilet
  • Wireless Internet access
  • (bring your own laptop)
  • Aero club with bar facilities

Town facilities within 5 minutes driving time

  • All shopping amenities inc Coles, Woolworths & IGA
  • Hardware
  • All major banks including Bendigo Bank
  • RSL clubs
  • Swimming Pool
  • McDonalds
  • KFC
  • Subway
  • Dominoes & Eagle Boys Pizza
  • Restaurants