First to arrive was Avcair (Avgunn) LearJet 60 bizjet VH-ILJ which touched down at Hamo from Brisbane via the Sunshine Coast.
It later returned to Brisbane.
Then, Special Mining Services / Flight Options (Australia) Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300E bizjet VH-UYX returned to the Hamilton Island Airport from the Sunshine Coast. It later departed to Sydney and then Bankstown.
VH-UYX had visited Hamo last Tuesday 24 December, arriving from Bankstown and Sydney and later departing to the Sunny Coast.
And Balmoral Air Dassault Falcon 2000LX bizjet VH-WIO was noted making yet another visit to Hamilton Island Airport. As per usual, it arrived from and later departed back to Bankstown.
A nice corporate turboprop noted visiting Emerald Airport also on Monday 30 December was Sundown Pastoral Company (of Bonogin in the Gold Coast Hinterland) Raytheon B300 Super King Air VH-NSI. The sleek Super King Air was noted arriving from the Gold Coast and Moree in New South Wales before it later departed to Pinnarendi.
Finally, a couple of nice little Cirrus Design Corporation light GA aircraft to visit the region on Sunday 29 December included SR22 VH-TOL which visited Bundaberg Airport from Caboolture. While Grams Aviation SR22 VH-MCX was spotted at Rockhampton Airport after earlier arriving from its Sunshine Coast base.
VH-MCX also visited Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast) Airport on also Monday 30 December.
Photos taken by Lloyd Fox and Trevor Hardsman ©