1:38 PM, 16°C SHOWER OR TWO. Sun 25 Sep 2016(SYDNEY TIME)

Heavy school holiday traffic is expected from Friday 23 September. Plan your journey to the airport.

Planning for growth

The development concept for Sydney Airport shown in the Preliminary Draft Master Plan improves the passenger experience, optimises the efficiency of the airport, maximises capacity and establishes the strategic direction of the airport. It has in-built flexibility and adaptability and can therefore meet the future needs of the constantly evolving aviation industry.

The development concept emerged from extensive initial consultation with stakeholders to understand their requirements and priorities. There has been a particular emphasis on improving the airport experience for airline passengers.