of March 2014 Whalan Reserve is the main MPR NSWRA launch site. Please
see maps below for location details.
Reserve launches usually start
and finish around 1:00pm
Once you enter the reserve continue along the main road
until you reach the RC racing track.
There is a gate that will be unlocked during launch days and you can
continue through to the parking area.
Whalan Reserve launches are limited to MPR with some
restrictions and dependant on the weather.
Total rocket mass no more than 1500 grams.
Motors up to and including G
No motors with propellant weight greater than
Construction - no metal as structural parts.
Maximum height 1000 feet AGL.
(1500 feet AGL on calm days)
Please check the launch
calendar for launch opportunities.
Continue straight ahead from the entrance until you get to the model car
track. Turn right and you will see a metal gate.
Go through the gate. It will most likely be closed, but should not be
locked. Please close it behind you but do not lock it.
Continue along until you get to here. Turn left past the tree and onto the
short stretch of dirt road.
Continue along the dirt road onto the old race track and then you should see
the launch pads. (Behind the small bush in this photo)