Back to Summer Flying at Matamata!

Try Gliding from $120


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 South towards Matamata.

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
Airspace Usage Tracking System
Gliding New Zealand
Skydive Waikato (also at Matamata airfield)
WentFlying pilot logbook

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 31st Jan 15 Winch operating
Aerotow not available
Flying from 11am/BZA at Drury. Winching only at Matamata.
2 Bookings
Book
Sun 1st Feb 15 Winch operating
Aerotow not available
Flying from 11am. BZA not available today. Winching only.
2 Bookings
Book
Wed 4th Feb 15 Flying from 12pm Book
Fri 6th Feb 15 Flying from 11am. Book
Sat 7th Feb 15 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 8th Feb 15 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 11th Feb 15 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 14th Feb 15 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 15th Feb 15 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 18th Feb 15 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 21st Feb 15 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 22nd Feb 15 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 25th Feb 15 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 28th Feb 15 Flying from 11am 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...