MSC Annual General Meeting 22 May at 12:00pm

PGC Annual General Meeting 18 June at 4:00pm

PGC policies for Covid 19 Protection Framework  at http://glidingmatamata.co.nz/about/covid_19/

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!
More about Trial Flights & Gift Vouchers »

Weather & Webcams

New! Kaimai Weather Station & Cam

Webcam Timelapse

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

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 25th May 22 Flying from 12pm
EO out for annual
4 Bookings
Book
Sat 28th May 22 Flying from 11am
EO out for annual
Book
Sun 29th May 22 Flying from 11am
EO out for annual
2 Bookings
Book
Wed 1st Jun 22 Flying from 12pm
EO out for annual
Book
Sat 4th Jun 22 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 5th Jun 22 Flying from 11am Book
Mon 6th Jun 22 Book
Wed 8th Jun 22 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Flying from 12pm
Book
Sat 11th Jun 22 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 12th Jun 22 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 15th Jun 22 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 18th Jun 22 PGC AGM 4:00pm
Flying from 11am
Book
Sun 19th Jun 22 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 22nd Jun 22 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
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...



 

Fun video at Piako Gliding Club