Strategic Sponsor


Major Sponsor

Viva Energy Australia helps Australians reach their destination by making, importing, blending and delivering fuels, lubricants, solvents and bitumen through our extensive national and international supply chains. Operating Geelong Refinery, the one of two refineries in Australia, we support the various industries in Australia such as Aviation, Marine, Transport, Mining, Bitumen, and Agriculture. We’re proudly Australian, extremely proud of our history and excited to be an important part of Australia’s future.

Gold Sponsor

HILL TO AIR is a dynamic media production company in the scenic beauty of Gerringong, NSW, with a far-reaching influence across Oceania. We specialise in crafting unique media solutions to address business challenges, including effective communication, talent retention, innovation showcasing, public relations, and sales enhancement.

Our approach is rooted in a solutions-first ethos, merging our team’s award-winning technical prowess and creative capabilities to produce media content that tells your story and resolves your business issues. Our passion is in narrating the distinct journey of each client, utilising an array of media techniques, whether through impactful still imagery or captivating motion pictures taken from sky-high aerial views or intimate ground-level perspectives.
With a team that boasts accomplished videographers, skilled photographers, expert drone pilots, and meticulous editors, we guarantee the best representation of your business through our comprehensive services.

At HILL TO AIR, we firmly believe that stories drive action, and action begets results. We understand the power of clear and engaging narratives in propelling business success – they can motivate your workforce, attract prospective clients, and assert your industry expertise—partner with us to harness the transformative power of media in achieving your business goals.

For over 30 years we have been providing Audio Visual services to Wollongong and surrounds. We pride ourselves on providing trusted and professional event solutions without gimmicks or fuss.

Owner Tim van den Berg has always had a passion for electronics and audio and began working in the field in 1977.  In 1986 he started Mrs Burns Sound which was the beginning of what is now Illawarra Production Services.   We now have staff from live music, theatre and corporate AV backgrounds, bring a wealth of experience to your event or production.  Along with our full time staff we have a pool of casual staff some of whom have been working with us for over a decade.

Wings Pavilion Sponsor

Orbx is an Australian-owned company that has been at the forefront of flight simulation since 2006.
Our products recreate real-life scenery with the highest fidelity across various simulation platforms and game engines, maximising performance, and usability, ensuring a truly immersive experience.
We also offer custom solutions creating highly detailed digital renditions of physical environments and assets, including entire regions, cities, aircraft, and landmarks.

Silver Sponsors

Skydive Australia is Australia’s largest skydiving company, with 14 drop zones nationally.  Operating since 1998, their Wollongong Drop Zone has become the quintessential place to take the big leap. Escape the ordinary and book your tandem skydive today.

Touchdown Helicopters is a small and friendly, privately owned company, with a can-do attitude, applying professional values to our everyday operation. We offer a full range of scenic, charter and aerial work services from our base here at Wollongong Airport, ideally located in the heart of the Illawarra region of NSW, and less than 2 hours drive south from the centre of Sydney.

Hotel Partner

Hotel TOTTO is your latest escape smack bang in the centre of Wollongong. Steps away from world-class waves, it’s your industrial-style home base for exploring the laidback Wollongong scene.

It’s casual-cool, with a price to match.

Being just 20 minutes’ drive to our home at Shellharbour Airport, it’s the perfect spot to book your accommodation now for the airshow weekend!


As the oldest global Aerospace Society, the Royal Aeronautical Society is proud to be a home for all aerospace and aviation professionals, regardless of their field of work – military or civil, general aviation or commercial air transport, operations or manufacturing. Our membership profile is drawn from all aerospace and aviation disciplines including engineering, aircrew, aviation medicine, air traffic control, management and procurement.

Our role is to foster knowledge, expertise and professionalism in all aerospace disciplines, and to contribute to the growth and advancement of the aerospace and aviation industry.

The Illawarra Shoalhaven Regional Defence Network promotes and supports the Defence Industry capabilities of the Illawarra Shoalhaven to attract business, investment and jobs. We have over a decade of experience assisting the Defence Industry to create a collaborative business environment.

If you are looking for a career in Defence, there are interesting opportunities in the Illawarra Shoalhaven with businesses who provide products and services to Defence. These opportunities could include Aircraft, Mechanical, Mechatronics and Software Engineering, Logistics, Warehousing and more. Find your prefect fit in an industry with much to offer