ExperienceThe Joy of Silent Flight

Soar over the Central West with one of the largest gliding clubs in Australia, less than 2 1/2 hours from Sydney

Experience the world from above. Online vouchers available. 

Gliding is an inclusive sport for all ages and backgrounds. Discover how to soar.

One of Australia’s largest gliding clubs, soaring for over 50 years above Bathurst. 


2 Seat Trainers


Single Seat Gliders


Tow Aircraft

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Private Aircraft

Welcome to pure flight

Gliding is a modern sport open to people of all ages and backgrounds. Pilots can use wind currents to fly great distances without the use of an engine. Many pilots enjoy the feeling of freedom of gliding and some will also compete on speed and distance.

Gift Vouchers

You want to experience the joy of flight, or know someone who would! An unforgettable gift.


With a new harmonised syllabus endorsed by the Gliding Federation of Australia, learn what it takes to fly a glider

Our Fleet

A modern fleet of training and performance aircraft, available for training or hire both on and off field.


Meet our team of fully accredited instructors and why they donate their time to ensure safe and fun flying.

Trial Flight Vouchers

Give the gift of a lifetime

A unique experience that won’t be forgotten! Buy a gift voucher online, include a message of your choice, and have it emailed or sent to the lucky recipient. 


“An amazing bucket list experience. Really friendly and professional people, very accommodating and had the best time – thank you 😊 highly recommend!”

- Natalie

Safety is our paramount concern

Airworthiness of aircraft, flying standards and training syllabus conform strictly to the high standards of the Gliding Federation of Australia, a delegated authority of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, and is overseen by the Instructor Panel and the Chief Flying Instructor. 

Already a Pilot?

Bathurst Soaring Club openly welcomes pilots from other clubs from Australia or overseas. Pilots are able to continue or transfer training, or bring their glider and enjoy the facilities. 

Our facilities

Operating on a private airfield, with numerous facilities for visiting pilots.

Cross Country

Beautiful soaring conditions and open airspace - experience the best of the central west.

On Site Accomodation

Air conditioned bunkhouse and caravans available for a very nominal rate.

Advanced Training

Want to learn more? Hop in our advanced 2-seater, fly lead and follow, or join a scheduled course!


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