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 18th Oct 17 Flying from 12pm
4 Bookings
Book
Sat 21st Oct 17 Parachute Briefing 9am
Flying from 11am
3 Bookings
Book
Sun 22nd Oct 17 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Mon 23rd Oct 17 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 25th Oct 17 Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 28th Oct 17 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 29th Oct 17 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 1st Nov 17 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 4th Nov 17 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Sun 5th Nov 17 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Wed 8th Nov 17 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 11th Nov 17 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 12th Nov 17 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 15th Nov 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...