Prices effective from 1 May 2017. GST included.
Air experience flights (AEF) and introductory packages can be purchased either via a gift voucher or by paying cash on the day you fly.
|Standard AEF||$200.00||Approximately 20 minutes, depending on conditions|
|Extended AEF||$250.00||Approximately 30 minutes, depending on conditions|
|3 flight package||$370.00||3 flights on the same day, depending on conditions. You will start learning to fly.|
|10 flight package||$900.00||10 flights within a 3 month period. Includes 3 months membership of the GFA and the club and a log book. Not enough to go solo without prior experience but you should be well on the way!|
Aerotow only. Launches are charged on height. $38.60 to 1500ft then approximately $14.00 per 1000ft charged in increments of 100ft.
Club gliders are hired at a rate per hour (charged by the minute) capped at 4 hours of each flight. Bulk flying is available to members for an annual charge equal to 15 hours at the base glider rate after which flights are charged at 25% of the rate for the glider being flown for unlimited hours within the current financial year, also capped at 4 hours per flight. Private gliders are not cross-hired.
|Base glider rate (Puchacz & Junior)||$53.25/hr|
Visiting pilots from other clubs pay the same flying fees as members. Overseas pilots must join the GFA before any flight in a glider. (This can be arranged at the club). Friends and family of club members pay club rates + the GFA Introductory Membership ($40.00) if required.
Instruction is free - you only pay for the launch and glider hire.
The club membership year is July to June. If you join part way through the year, a pro-rata scale is used. You also need to join the Gliding Federation of Australia but there is a link to their membership page when you join the club. GFA membership is 3 months (once only) or 12 months, starting at any time of the year.
|Full (annual)||Young adult||3 months||9 days|
Complete the GFA membership application at GFA membership application. This page also includes the various GFA fees.
|Annual Hangarage||$552 (members only)|
|Powered Aircraft Fee||$230/year (members only)
(in addition to hangar fee if in hangar)
|Caravan Site||$175.00 (members only)
$15.00 per night casual visitor camping
Maximum $150/year for club members
Free on weeknights for club members.