Start of Season Briefing

Saturday 8th October 9:30am. With repeat on Wed 12th Oct 9:30am

Upcoming Contests & XCountry Course

Entry forms & details now on the MSC website msc.gliding.co.nz

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 SE towards Matamata.
Click to view larger. Looking North towards Te Aroha.

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
Wed 28th Sep 16 Flying from 12pm
NI unavailable still needs a tow
Book
Sat 1st Oct 16 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Winch operating
Taupo Club Visiting
ATC Group winching,Club flying from 10am
2 Bookings
Book
Sun 2nd Oct 16 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
Winch operating
Taupo Club Visiting
ATC Group winching, Club flying from 10am
1 Booking
Book
Wed 5th Oct 16 Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 8th Oct 16 Start of Season Briefing 9:30am
Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Sun 9th Oct 16 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 12th Oct 16 Start of Season Briefing Repeat 9:30am
Flying from 12pm
1 Booking
Book
Sat 15th Oct 16 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 16th Oct 16 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 19th Oct 16 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 22nd Oct 16 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 23rd Oct 16 Flying from 11am Book
Mon 24th Oct 16 Book
Wed 26th Oct 16 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...