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.
Astir CS 77 IKE15 June, 2019 BY John
BGC is proud to announce the addition of IKE to its fleet. IKE is a lovely entry-level single seater with docile habits that will be an asset in advancing your gliding skills. She has relatively low hours and landings and you will enjoy flying this gorgeous ship around the beautiful Scenic Rim.
Twin Astir UIY U/S3 June, 2019 BY John
UIY is undergoing annual inspection, minor refurbishment, and repair of the aileron. It is u/s until further notice.
Latest soaring stories
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 ...
Warwick Training Week Report2 May, 2019
Our Boonah/Warwick Gliding Week was a great success. All participants reported having fun but also learnt invaluable skills and made giants leaps forward with their gliding. UIY and BGE were aerotowed over to Warwick which was great fun but also valuable experience for the pilots.
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. ...