Australian LightWing

Hughes Engineering


Metal fabrications; paintwork; fibreglass expertise.

Tiny Home & Marine Trailers. Industrial or Bespoke Customisations.

Aviation Repairs and Spare Parts. 

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Engineering Services

Providing a Range of
General Engineering and Aviation Services

Hughes Engineering has been proudly designing and manufacturing light sport aircraft since 1986.

Our history began in architecture (70’s) & boat building/fish trawling (80’s),

then on to Aviation & Aircraft Design (80’s), paragliding & powered paragliding (90’s)

and arcing into the wonderful realms of solar powered vehicles (00’s), flight simulators (90’s), 

telephone & computer software (00’s) and 1, 2, 4 and 6 seat aircraft design.


Industrial or Bespoke Engineering

We’ve always got time to make your idea come to life. Projects around the house, shed and car; repairs, safety rails, customised metal work and a large paint room- Give us a call today.



Aviation, Marine & Tiny Homes

We have such a great community of hang glider’s paragliders, powered paragliders, sailors and fisho’s. We’ve got your repairs, refurb’s and customisations covered. Check out our News Section for recent jobs.

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Aircraft Repairs & Refurbishment

From a complete overhaul, to general repairs and spare parts, or just advice over the phone, we’re here for all your Australian LightWing and Australian Light Aircraft needs.


Australian LightWing Aircraft MarketPlace

We have Light Aircraft and KIT Aircraft for sale. Give Nick a call to discuss your aircraft purchase today.

Australian Light Sport Aircraft + Marine & General Engineering

Ballina, N.S.W

Our Work

Our Recent Projects

Nothing Less Than Custom

No two planes, pilots or journeys are the same.

Tell us what you need and how you fly.


0414 543 651

Customer Service

P.O. Box 89 Ballina

176 Southern Cross Drive

Ballina | N.S.W


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