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
Sat 27th Aug 16 Flying from 11am
2 Bookings
Book
Sun 28th Aug 16 Flying from 11am
3 Bookings
Book
Wed 31st Aug 16 Flying from 12pm
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 3rd Sep 16 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 4th Sep 16 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Wed 7th Sep 16 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 10th Sep 16 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 11th Sep 16 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 14th Sep 16 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 17th Sep 16 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 18th Sep 16 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 21st Sep 16 Flying from 12pm Book
Sat 24th Sep 16 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 25th Sep 16 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...