Prices current at May 2014. 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 15 minutes, depending on conditions|
|Extended AEF||$250.00||Approximately 30 minutes, depending on conditions|
|3 flight package||$350.00||3 flights on the same day, depending on conditions. You will start learning to fly.|
|10 flight package||$875.00||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. $37.00 to 1500ft plus $13.00 per 1000ft charged in increments of 100ft.
All the club gliders are hired at a flat rate of $50.00 per hour (charged by the minute) for the first 4 hours of each flight, with no additional charge after that. Bulk flying is available and is charged at $750.00 up front then $12.50/hr for unlimited hours within the current financial year, also capped at 4 hours per flight. Private gliders are not cross-hired.
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 + $30 if a GFA Introductory Membership is 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 . GFA membership is 12 months, starting at any time of the year.
|Full (annual)||Student||3 months||9 days|
Complete GFA membership fees are available at "GFA online shop (membership section)
|Annual Hangarage||$520 (members only)|
|Powered Aircraft Fee||$216/year|
|New Clubhouse Accomodation||$10/night
Maximum $150/year for club members
Free on weeknights