Back to Summer Flying at Matamata!

Matamata Soaring Centre is running a couple of Task Weekends on  7th and 8th March and 21st and 22nd March

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 7th Mar 15 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
MSC Fun Task Day
Briefing & Task 10am
BBQ 6:30pm - bring a plate!
3 Bookings
Book
Sun 8th Mar 15 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
MSC Fun Task Day
Briefing & Task 10am
2 Bookings
Book
Wed 11th Mar 15 Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 14th Mar 15 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 15th Mar 15 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 18th Mar 15 Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 21st Mar 15 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
MSC Fun Task Day
Briefing & Task 10am
BBQ 6:30pm - bring a plate!
2 Bookings
Book
Sun 22nd Mar 15 Sorry no trial flights or vouchers today
MSC Fun Task Day
Briefing & Task 10am
Book
Wed 25th Mar 15 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 28th Mar 15 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 29th Mar 15 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 1st Apr 15 Flying from 12pm Book
Fri 3rd Apr 15 Flying from 11am. Book
Sat 4th Apr 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...