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Aust F5J Trophy

The Third Australian F5J Trophy Event 2018

Two classes - Open (wingspan up to 4.00m) and Limited (up to 2.6m), many many prizes, perpetual trophy for the winner of each class. Contest held Saturday November 3rd to Sunday 4th. Field is at the NSW State Field Cootamundra.

Below are various links giving more  details.  Keep checking this page for updates.




Click here for the flier.


Entry Fee

$50 per pilot. Fill in interactive entry form below, e-mail to Ralph Dephoff as indicatedand pay by EFT – or print out and post. Register and pay for Saturday night dinner with your entry


 F5J with no fly-off - Part of team selection trial of Aussie team for 2019 F5J World Championships (but only aspirants affected)

Open F5J (up to 4.0m wingspan) and Limited F5J (2.6m wingspan and less) Trophies and Awards

Current F5J rules 2018 except emergency motor start allowed with zero score for non-aspirants only, no fly-off
Aspirants for WC must use device with no motor restart allowed
For details of the full FAI F5J rules, click here. General F5J Information - click here.

For enquiries about the event, contact CD Trevor Smith: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Giveaway of goodies donated by sponsors drawn from the hat
Seminar from the F5J Team that competed in Slovakia July 2018
Data loggers available for loan – just bring your electric glider!
Event presented by the AEFA and the LSF 


 Available on the field free of cost


Toilets with lighting at night – Men’s, Women’s & Disabled

Unisex, hot shower
Large shed with upstairs mezzanine floor overlooking field
Large concrete area under mezzanine with lighting – set-up area and rain shelter – bring your own chair
Canteen window opening to undercover area
On-field pits area with concrete floor - shade cloth covered
240V generators supply power


Breakfast and lunch available Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Menu - Egg & Bacon Rolls, Hamburgers, Sandwiches, Chicken Burger, Sausage Sandwich, Cappuccino (pod coffee), Instant Coffee/Tea, Cold Drinks/Water, Yum Slices

Bring your own chair – tables supplied

Saturday Night Dinner

Roast Beef and/or Roast lamb, Roast Vegetables, Desert - $30 per head – nominate and pay with entry online.

Bring your own chair – tables supplied.

Entry Form

There are two formats.Excel which contains data validation rules minimising mistakes. If you are comfortable using Excel click here to download the form, fill out electronically and email.

For those not comfortable with Excel, download the PDF version click here, complete, and snail mail to Treasurer Ralph Dephoff.

Free Camping available at the field

First come - best dressed.


Map to NSW State Field Cootamundra

coordinates 34º43’16.4”S, 148º02’34.2”E  - Google Maps with "Aeromodellers NSW State Flying Field"




Past Trophy Pics

To see some pictures, courtesy of NAAS members, click here.

For All Placings in the Inaugural 2016 Australian F5J Trophy - click here.



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