Welcome to the Auckland Gliding Club

The airfield is OPEN, and operating under Club & Government Covid restraints.

Auckland Gliding Club
Covid Policy Statement (as at 03/12/2021)

All government rules relating to Covid 19 protocols apply.
All persons (members and visitors) who are eligible to be vaccinated against Covid 19, must be fully vaccinated to enter the Club whenever the club is operating. If requested, persons are required to show their vaccine pass to the duty pilot or any official of the club.
The full policy document can be viewed on the website, with procedures posted in relevant areas around the club.

Trial Flight bookings are subject to the clubs Covid policy and require full vaccination including the vaccine passport proof

  • Trial flight and club member bookings can be made on the website http://www.soaringtrack.com/agc/calendar

    • If unwell, stay at home and obtain Covid Test
    • Check in with the Covid Tracer app at either the club gate entrance, field caravan or the clubrooms
    • Turn On Bluetooth

    Located 45km south of Auckland City in the heart of lifestyle countryside with a 1km well-kept grass airfield, the Club provides trial flights for beginners and full pilot training, from novices through to advanced cross-country racing, within a relaxed social atmosphere. To advance the soaring skills of anyone from youth trainees through to experienced power pilots we have a modern aircraft fleet, a panel of highly-experienced instructors and launch capabilities that are usually available every flying day through our roster and booking systems.

    Image courtesy White Planes


    If you are a visiting pilot you are most welcome to join us for a day, week, or month. You will need to bring your logbook plus proof of membership of your national aeroclub (for overseas pilots) and we can clear you to go soaring over Auckland!

    All our members give their time on a voluntary basis so the flying costs are kept to a minimum, this ensures that everybody can have the opportunity to enjoy the experience of learning to fly.

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    We look forward to seeing you soon!

    Copyright 2018 on all information and images Auckland Gliding Club Inc. unless stated

    Last modified Thursday, March 8th, 2018

    Image from White Planes Picture Co