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Rates & Fees

Annual Club Membership $310 (incl GST)*. 

 Affiliation to Gliding New Zealand (GNZ) is $95 annually in spring. Annual subscription of the Soaring NZ magazine is $75.

Joining fee - $500 (This covers the NLGC membership & GNZ fees that is determined from a pro-rata table. The remainer of the funds will carry over to your flying account so you can get cracking) 

Aircraft hire:

CX (LS4-a)                              $0.90 per min

NH (Grob Club Astir)                $0.70 per min

MZ & AJ (Grob Twin Astir)       $1.00 per min


Bulk scheme is $1,500 and fly all club gliders unlimited for 12 months. This does not include launch costs. 

There is a 2.5 hour cap (so if you're still flying after 2.5 hours its free). 


Winch Launch:        $25 for first two launches then $15. 

Aerotow surcharge: $10 per day (landing fee only)

Log Book:                $36

Landout Book:         $30

Fee payable by overseas pilots to Nelson Lakes Club $50 per week or part thereof (or $35 for one day only)

(Note also annual fee for overseas pilots to NZGA of $60)

* The joining fee for joining the club is based on a pro-rata system and therefore dependent on when the new member joins. 


Club bank account:

Nelson Lakes Gliding Club Incorporated

(please use your name as the reference)

Prices are inclusive of GST unless stated otherwise

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