News and Events


Every Sat.
Dargaville Aero Club

The place is buzzing every Sat, wet or fine, windy or calm, and the

$10 lunch at 12.30 is good value. Club is on the web at If going as a group please have the courtesy to ring in advance

so the cook expects you.

Contact Murray on 027-478 4308 or the club house on 09-439 8024. 

Every Month 3rd Sun

Turangi Aero Club Fly-In

All welcome for a BBQ lunch.

Contact Tony on 027-453 374


Nov 30th-Dec 2nd
Taildragger Weekend 2018

Bridge Pa Aerodrome, Hastings A relaxing weekend for Tail Draggers and friends.
Cassandra Jeffries: Graeme Bycroft:


Feb 8-10
Great Plains Fly-In

Ashburton Aerodrome, Ashburton.
Annual SAANZ summer fly-in (South Islands turn). SAA AGM, Wings Awards and Annual Dinner.
Contact SAANZ Administrator Gavin Magill Ph. 027 291 0525. Email.

Feb 22-24
Wings over Wairarapa Air Festival
Hood Aerodrome, Masterton.
Welcome to Wings over Wairarapa (WOW) 2019! We look forward to celebrating our 20th year of operating Air Festivals with you. Wings Over Wairarapa Air Festival will feature WWI, WWII aircraft, agricultural, helicopters, military and civil aircraft on display and in the skies. The Royal New Zealand Air Force display team ‘The Black Falcons’ will be a key feature of the weekend. We also have, for the first time, a stunning Saturday Night Show featuring the UK 'Airborne Pyrotechnics' gliding team.

April 19 – 21

Yealands Classic Fighters Airshow 2019

Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre, 79 Aerodrome Rd, Blenheim, Marlborough

Next Meeting:-

Nov 29th 7:30pm

Guest Speaker:-

Guy Slocum
Guy is a retired Fighter Jockey Ex RAF from the Cold War years. Russian spy planes, air refuelling over the Arctic and all that stuff He flew English Electric Lightning’s and many other high performance jets. Should be very interesting.

Members. If you are aware of other coming events that could be of interest to Chapter members

please forward details to: