New lockdown rules allow only four reasons for the state's citizens to leave their homes – meaning many ‘non-essential’ business trips will also be discouraged.
The prize, which began in 2011, is open to those who are already undertaking training for a pilot’s licence.
Queensland police have confirmed five people died in Wednesday’s Cessna 404 Titan crash. During a search through the wreckage, emergency services found the bodies of a 39-year-old pilot and four male passengers aged 63, 62, 57 and 49, thought to be from Cairns.
Bad weather and pre-flight planning are set to be the focus of the Australian Transport Bureau's investigation into the crash of an amateur-built Wittman Tailwind on 12 January that killed two brothers on board.