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

New! Webcam Timelapse

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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
Sat 22nd Sep 18 Winch operating
Flying cancelled due to weather
Winching for club members if drivers and instructors available
Aero towing from 11:30 am
5 Bookings
Book
Sun 23rd Sep 18 Winch operating
Winching for Club Members from 1100 hrs come & do a no instrument circuit for Piako’s Precision Flying Tournament. Practice your Spot Landings.
Aero towing from 11:30 am
6 Bookings
Book
Wed 26th Sep 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 29th Sep 18 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Start of Season Briefing 9.30am
Book
Sun 30th Sep 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 3rd Oct 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 6th Oct 18 Instr Meeting 9.30am
Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Sun 7th Oct 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 10th Oct 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 13th Oct 18 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 14th Oct 18 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 17th Oct 18 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 20th Oct 18 Winch operating
Aviation Sports Visiting. Aero towing & Winching from 11am
Piako Precision Flying Tournament Finishes with Dinner & Prize Giving.
Book
Sun 21st Oct 18 Winch operating
Aero towing & Winching from 11am
Book

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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...