About

About



Welcome to Piako Gliding Club, we've been soaring above the Waikato for over 60 years. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Conceived in 1957 and born in 1958, Piako Gliding Club has a long tradition of enthusiasm and excellence in soaring.

5 Year Plan


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About Gliding

Gliding is an amazing sport and hobby, suitable for young and old.
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Accommodation

There is a range of accommodation available, including bunkrooms, double rooms, tent space and powered caravan parks.
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Club Tasks


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Club Calendar


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Club Trophies


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Committee Members History


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Fees & Prices

All our club fees and prices. Updated June 2018.
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Galleries

Piako Gliding Club galleries and photo archive is now on http://www.flickr.com/photos/piakoglidingclub/
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Joining Our Club

Our club is always open to new members.
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Location Map - Where to Find Us

The Piako Gliding Club operates from the Matamata aerodrome which is located approximately 9km North of Matamata.
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Logo & Graphics

Once finalised, this page will hold the most up to date version of the Piako Gliding Club logo and other graphics.
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MSC

The Matamata Soaring Center has moved to its own site. View the site at msc.gliding.co.nz. The old MSC pages are available here. Password is: msc
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On the Airfield - Map & Instructions

Here you'll find instructions and a map that shows where we'll be on the airfield, and how to drive around safely.
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Our Fleet


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The FlyPaper Newsletter

To receive the flypaper automatically, sign up to our online newsletter
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Visiting Pilots Information

Piako Gliding Club welcomes visiting pilots from around New Zealand and overseas.  The file below has our policy and information for visitors as well as a registration form.
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Weather


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