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

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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 25th Jan 20 Flying from 11am
Peter Hartmann Visiting (Flying with Tim)
5 Bookings
Book
Sun 26th Jan 20 Flying from 11am
Club Dinner RSVP Genny 021973167 $15 6:30pm
Peter Hartmann Visiting (Flying with Sarel)
7 Bookings
Book
Mon 27th Jan 20 Coaching week
Peter Hartmann Visiting (Flying with Sarel)
6 Bookings
Book
Tue 28th Jan 20 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Coaching week
Peter Hartmann Visiting (Flying with Derek)
Towing available to QGP pilots
Book
Wed 29th Jan 20 Coaching week -Flying from 12pm
Peter Hartmann Visiting (Flying with John Robertson)
1 Booking
Book
Thu 30th Jan 20 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Towing available to QGP pilots
Book
Fri 31st Jan 20 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Towing available to QGP pilots
Book
Sat 1st Feb 20 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 2nd Feb 20 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Wed 5th Feb 20 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 8th Feb 20 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 9th Feb 20 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 12th Feb 20 Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 15th Feb 20 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...