10 Jun

Marcus Grey is the Chief Flying Instructor at the MAF Training Centre here in Mareeba. He is also the Chief Pilot for MAF in Mareeba and the MAF Timor-Leste Programme. Marcus has a wealth of flying, training and overseas experience, he and his family have been serving with MAF since 1984. The first twelve years […]

Senior Flight Instructor Thomas Beyeler joined MAF in mid-2015 when he and his family moved across the world to serve in the training centre in Mareeba. Originally from Switzerland, Thomas has previously been used to much more powerful planes than those we fly in MAF. From 2002 until coming here, he was a Jet Fighter […]

Kowanyama is a located to the north west of Mareeba. It is a town on the Gulf of Carpentaria side of the Cape York Peninsula in Far North Queensland, Australia. Out There Kowanyama (OtK – http://outtherekowanyama.org.au/) in their own words “… is a Kowanyama focused, not-for-profit registered charity run completely by volunteers. What we do […]

February 8th 2016 marked a milestone for the MAF Training Centre in Mareeba. Since moving up from Victoria at the beginning of 2015, the team in the Training Centre has spent a lot of time and effort settling and training staff here as instructors, completing and processing paperwork for the partnership with Aviation Australia (RTO:30770, […]

The MAF Training Centre, in partnership with Aviation Australia (RTO:30770, CRICOS:02425C) was officially launched today (26th March 2015) at a commissioning ceremony held at the centre. Having been dedicated to the service of God on 20th February, this particular event saw several prominent members of Aviation Australia, including the CEO, Bill Horrocks along the Mayor […]