Getting There

Watts Bridge Memorial Airfield requests that all members and visitors using the airfield’s internal roads adhere to the signposted maximum Speed Limit of 20kph. The Speed Limit maximises safety for all motorists and pedestrians, significantly reduces damage to the airfield’s roadways and minimises the generation of dust which has an adverse affect on aircraft, buildings and human health.

Driving Directions

The Red Thunder Airshow is held at Watts Bridge Memorial Airfield, located in South East Queensland, Australia approximately 5km from the small country township of Toogoolawah, an easy 1 to 1½ hours drive from the state’s capital city Brisbane.

From the South and West of Brisbane take the Brisbane Valley Highway past Wivenhoe Dam to Esk.

From the North Side and the Sunshine Coast take the D’Aguilar Highway past Kilcoy, the take the Brisbane Valley Highway to Toogoolawah.

GPS Address

801 Cressbrook Caboombah Road Cressbrook

From Esk

Take the Esk – Somerset Dam Road.

Turn into Mt Beppo Road towards Toogoolawah and travel approximately 6Km’s.

Take a right turn into Silverleaves Road and travel approximately 3Km’s to the intersection of Silverleaves Road and Cressbrook-Caboonbah Road.

Take a right turn into Cressbrook – Caboonbah Road.

The entrance to Watts Bridge Memorial Airfield is approximately 100 metres on your left.