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Trial Flights & Gift Vouches


Fly with an experienced, qualified instructor. Suitable for young and old, 10 - 80!
Give a Trial Flight Voucher to someone keen on learning to fly!
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Weather & Webcams

New! Kaimai Weather Station & Cam

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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
Sat 27th Feb 21 Flying from 11am
4 Bookings
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Sun 28th Feb 21 Flying from 11am
2 Bookings
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Wed 3rd Mar 21 Flying from Noon Book
Sat 6th Mar 21 Flying from 11am
2 Bookings
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Sun 7th Mar 21 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 10th Mar 21 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Winch operating
Aerotow not available
Flying from Noon
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Sat 13th Mar 21 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 14th Mar 21 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 17th Mar 21 Flying from Noon Book
Sat 20th Mar 21 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 21st Mar 21 Flying from 11am Book
Mon 22nd Mar 21 Ab initio Course Book
Tue 23rd Mar 21 Ab initio Course Book
Wed 24th Mar 21 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Training Course On   info about our courses »
Training Course
Club flying from Noon
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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...



 

One week training course Monday 22 March to Friday 26 March book now.