Australian Soaring
Welcome to the web site for information about gliders and their use (soaring) in Australia.

This site - created and maintained by Beverley Matthews (
since March 1995 as a service to the gliding movement.
Please address any comments or corrections to

SAGA - Gliding Clubs of SA and NT   Home Page

  • About Gliding in Australia
    Including : Newcomers Start Here,
    Frequently Asked Questions,
    How Sailplanes & Gliding Clubs Operate,
    What's the Weather like,
  • GFA Gliding Club Directory
  • Sailplanes in Australia
  • Records, Awards and Trophies
  • Australian Soaring Picture Gallery
  • 2003/2004 Events
  • Other Resources

    Some useful resource material
  • Special Interest Groups
  • Email Addresses
  • Australian Gliding magazine indexes
  • Mailing list for Australian soaring-related discussions
  • Ferries McDonald Technical Library
  • S.A. Gliding History Trust

  • Last Change August 2010

    The Australian Soaring web site server is provided by a dedicated enthusiast of the activity, Simon Hackett