WELCOME TO THE HUNTER VALLEY GLIDING CLUB
Imagine harnessing the power of nature to soar high across the countryside at speeds of over 250kph in an engine-less aircraft.
Try your hand at gliding and you will discover the possibilities of this truly amazing adventure sport.
Gliding uses the same naturally occurring currents of air that birds use to fly, you too can take to the skies and enjoy this exhilarating experience, no matter what your age, physical ability or background.
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Visiting pilots: Please click here to see operational details and requirements at our airfield.
Airfield notes: A nearby mine has advised that they are conducting frequent drone operations not above 500' AGL.
Operations will be south and west of the airfield but not between the airfield and the Golden Highway.
Also, a new 330,000 kV power line is being installed near the western end just south of the runway.
Tower tops are around 150' above runway level.
Pilots please note: Aerial Seed and Fertiliser Program:
Tue 8 Jun to Thu 17 June. Aerial seed and fertiliser operations by Hunter Valley Operations mine mostly north and west of the gliding club. Arriving aircraft should announce on 126.7Mhz.
Pilots please note: Mine blasting schedule:
Tue 15 Jun at 2:30pm. Blast approximately 1100 metres south-west of the western end of the runway.
Fri 18 Jun at 1:00pm. Blast approximately 1000 metres south-west of the western end of the runway.
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Hunter Valley Gliding Club address is
115 Comleroi Road, Warkworth, NSW.
GPS: 32° 32.951' S 151° 1.448' E
(32.54918° S 151.0241°E)
Please see More roster entries for dates when Air Experience and Gift Certificate flights can be booked.
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