Mt Maunganui (Mauao) site closure

This is a reminder to all pilots that Mauao ( Mt Maunganui) is closed to all flying until further notice. Please respect the wishes of the club and the local iwi and do not fly at this site. A notice will be posted when proper negotiations for continued access to the site have been completed.

Freedom of Flight Film festival open for submissions until 1 Aug.

The film festival that show cases free flight it all it's forms is expanding and open to new Film submissions until 1st August 2018.

Auckland Hang Gliding league this weekend

As per our rules, we wish to post notification of a the possibility of a Auckland club HG league this coming weekend.


• Name & contact phone number of the Competition Organiser :- Leslie Graham 0211653320

• Time & location of the first briefing :- Corner of Waikite Valley Road and Ngapouri Road. 11.30am Saturday 24 February 2018

• Probable sites to be used for the competition :- Paeroa Range. Kaimai Range

• Format for the competition (Standard or XC only) :- XC

• Entry requirements :- HG Intermediate rating. Waypoiunts downloaded to instrument.

• Cost :- $5 for scoring


Confirmation or cancellation will be posted on thursaday night 22nd Feb 2018.