Northern Regional Glider Competition

25 November to 2 December 

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.
Click to view larger. Looking North towards Te Aroha.

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 22nd Nov 17 Flying from 12pm
7 Bookings
Book
Sat 25th Nov 17 Flying from 11am
Regional Practice Day
4 Bookings
Book
Sun 26th Nov 17 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Flying from 11am
Regional Contest
3 Bookings
Book
Mon 27th Nov 17 Flying from 12pm
Regional Contest
Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Book
Tue 28th Nov 17 Flying from 12pm
Regional Contest
Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Book
Wed 29th Nov 17 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Flying from 12pm
Regional Contest
3 Bookings
Book
Thu 30th Nov 17 Flying from 12pm
Regional Contest
Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Book
Fri 1st Dec 17 Flying from 12pm
Regional Contest
Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Book
Sat 2nd Dec 17 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Flying from 11am
Regional Contest Last Day
3 Bookings
Book
Sun 3rd Dec 17 Flying from 11am
2 Bookings
Book
Wed 6th Dec 17 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 9th Dec 17 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 10th Dec 17 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 13th Dec 17 Flying from 12pm 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...