Try Gliding from $140


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

New! Webcam Timelapse

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


RASP Forecast
Metservice Matamata Forecast
MetVUW Forecast Charts

Handy Links


Glider Tracking
Matamata Soaring Center
Gliding New Zealand
WentFlying pilot logbook

Gliding Clubs


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


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 21st Aug 19 Flying cancelled No bookings. Wx dodgy. Ring Steve if needed.
Flying from 12pm
NI Unavailable
Book
Sat 24th Aug 19 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 25th Aug 19 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 28th Aug 19 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 31st Aug 19 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 1st Sep 19 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 4th Sep 19 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 7th Sep 19 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 8th Sep 19 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 11th Sep 19 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 14th Sep 19 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 15th Sep 19 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 18th Sep 19 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 21st Sep 19 Flying from 11am Book

Find the full roster here

Where to find us


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