Start of Season Briefing

29 September 2018

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


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
Gliding New Zealand
WentFlying pilot logbook
Airspace Usage Tracking System

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 15th Aug 18 Flying cancelled due to weather
Flying from 12pm
3 Bookings
Book
Thu 16th Aug 18 Flying from 12-30pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 18th Aug 18 Instructors Mtg 9.30am
Flying from 11am
Book
Sun 19th Aug 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 22nd Aug 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 25th Aug 18 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 26th Aug 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 29th Aug 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 1st Sep 18 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 2nd Sep 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 5th Sep 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 8th Sep 18 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 9th Sep 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 12th Sep 18 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...