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 29th Nov 14 Northern Regionals at Matamata.
Aerotow available after comp launch.
3 Bookings
Book
Sun 30th Nov 14 Flying from 11am
4 Bookings
Book
Wed 3rd Dec 14 Northern Regionals at Matamata.
Aerotow available after comp launch.
2 Bookings
Book
Sat 6th Dec 14 Northern Regionals at Matamata.
Aerotow available after comp launch.
2 Bookings
Book
Sun 7th Dec 14 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 10th Dec 14 Flying from midday. Book
Sat 13th Dec 14 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 14th Dec 14 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Wed 17th Dec 14 Flying from midday. Book
Sat 20th Dec 14 Flying from 11am Book
Sun 21st Dec 14 Flying from 11am Book
Wed 24th Dec 14 Flying from midday. Book
Sat 27th Dec 14 Flying from 11am
1 Booking
Book
Sun 28th Dec 14 Flying from 11am Book

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Where to find us


Matamata Aerodrome, 9km north of Matamata town, Waikato, New Zealand. About 40 minutes drive from Hamilton View map...