Try Gliding from $120


Fly with an experienced, qualified instructor. Suitable for young and old, 10 - 80!
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Vouchers


Give a Trial Flight Voucher to someone keen on learning to fly!
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Weather & Webcams


Click to view larger. Looking SE towards Matamata.
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Weather Links


RASP Forecast
Metservice Matamata Forecast
MetVUW Forecast Charts

Gliding Clubs


Auckland Aviation Sports Club, Whenuapai
Auckland Gliding Club, Drury
Tauranga Gliding Club
Taupo Gliding Club
Vintage Kiwi Glider Club

Other Links


Matamata Soaring Center
Airspace Usage Tracking System
Gliding New Zealand
Skydive Waikato (also at Matamata airfield)
WentFlying pilot logbook

Come Soaring With


    Piako Gliding Club

If you’ve ever dreamed of flying, gliding is for you! We fly all year around, and visitors are welcome any time.


Book a Flight

We fly most non-raining Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays. Trial flights & vouchers can be booked any day unless otherwise mentioned.

   Date Details Book
Wed 29th Mar 17 Flying cancelled due to weather
Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 1st Apr 17 Flying from 11am
Intensive POP's parachuting all day.
8 Bookings
Book
Sun 2nd Apr 17 Flying from 11am
6 Bookings
Book
Wed 5th Apr 17 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 8th Apr 17 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Sun 9th Apr 17 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Training Course On   info about our courses »
Winch operating
ATC Group winching. Bookings for singles only
Book
Wed 12th Apr 17 Flying from 12pm Book
Fri 14th Apr 17 Book
Sat 15th Apr 17 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Sun 16th Apr 17 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Mon 17th Apr 17 Book
Wed 19th Apr 17 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 22nd Apr 17 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 23rd Apr 17 Flying from 11am Book

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Where to find us


Matamata Aerodrome, 9km north of Matamata town, Waikato, New Zealand. About 40 minutes drive from Hamilton View map...