Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association of Australia

Member Services

Member Benefits

Whether you’re a student pilot new to the world of aviation, a low-time recreational pilot, an industry veteran pilot with thousands of hours, or a GA fleet owner/operator, AOPA is the organisation that represents you.

Join the organisation that tirelessly defends your right to fly without unnecessary restrictions or costs.

Membership only $160 a year

AOPA member benefits include:


Subscription to Australian Pilot Magazine – 6 bi-monthly issues of our flagship publication jam-packed with the latest issues, technologies and trends that affect you and your flying.

Subscription to members-only Australian Pilot Extra – 5 bi-monthly electronic issues of our exclusive members-only newsletter filled with insights and analysis, emerging developments, latest activities and exclusive member offers.

Access to AOPA Online – 24/7 access to our new and evolving website featuring exclusive members-only content and offers. All the latest aviation news, weather, magazine articles, updates on AOPA activities, multimedia features and more …

Access to AOPA Advisory Panel – As an AOPA member, you have access to an advisory panel staffed by a panel of experts. For full details see the AOPA Advisory Panel page.

Member discounts – Valuable member discounts on car-hire, accommodation and aviation-related services. See the member discounts members-only-icon page (login required) for full details and applicable discount codes.

Supporting the missionAOPA relies upon its membership and the generosity of its many volunteers to champion the interests of the general aviation community as a whole. As an AOPA member, you are helping the association to help you – representing your interests and defending your right to fly without unnecessary cost or restriction.