Welcome to Gliding at the Boonah Gliding Club. We are a non-profit gliding club which aims to share our love of the Sport and gliding as a past-time to all members.
Regardless of if you want to fly cross-country, compete in races or simply fly for the pure pleasure of flight Boonah is the place to learn to fly.
Autotowing on Sunday 22nd20 September, 2019 BY John
The wind is forecast to suit autotow on Sunday. There will be autotow ops from 8.30. Of course, aerotow is available as well as usual
BGC Warwick Spring XCountry Camp19 August, 2019 BY John
Building on the great success of our last camp in April, the second BGC Warwick Xcountry camp will be from 28 Sep to 04 Oct 2019.If you are keen to rapidly advance your gliding and Xcountry knowledge and skills this is another fantastic opportunity. There will be morning and afternoon briefs from various experienced speakers. They be able to help ...
Latest soaring stories
Winter’s Day Cross Country Gliding Fun7 August, 2019
Taken from Mike Sabin's YouTube channel: A great winter day, video is a bit long , but hey I just love how far you go with out turning in this glider. Still getting used to flying it and slowly learning how to best fly it.
Wave over Boonah – Flight Report, Sat 11 May15 May, 2019
As usual I was checking the BOM aviation weather forecast for the day and was interested to see written in the Graphical Area Forecast, ‘MTW below 7000’ (Mountain Wave). I then had a look at Skysight and sure enough wave was predicted over Boonah. Hmm, OK I thought, then checked RASP and you beauty, all three forecasts predicted wave over ...
Soar to the Future11 April, 2019
We need the broad support of our membership to be able to do this. The project is to standardise the gliding experience between Clubs and to promote our sport, to encourage participation and to arrest the decline in membership seen throughout Australia. There is ongoing funding available from GFA to be able to meet the standards expected for S2F e.g. ...