Watagans Update

By Karl | Sun, 27/10/2019 - 21:11

Works have been carried out at the Watagans Launch Sites
Trees have been removed at Hunter and se Heaton to make both
sites safer for both Hang glider and para glider pilots this is stage 1
of works to be carried out also the new w nw site at murrells has been given
the ok by forestry just waiting for approval form the historical owners to approve.
The new ne launch is still under review first submissions were not approved but
we are still trying to get this site approved.
The weather station that we thought would be put on the Telstra tower will not

T Shirts

By arm | Wed, 16/10/2019 - 09:00

Hi Everyone,

I have recently designed and ordered some new club t-shirts. A few people have showed interest and I am going to order some more. I will only order the number of shirts needed so if you want one to please let me know by way of comment to this post. I can only tell you that they won't cost more then $25 and that I will not be making any profit on them just covering costs. If you want one or more put your name down with 1: the amount of shirts, 2: Size(s) 3: Color (Black or white shirt)

September 2019 meeting minutes

By arm | Thu, 26/09/2019 - 21:35

Apologies: Adriaan Mulder, Donney Gardner, Matt Olive, George Bushara, Karl Kindle, Adam Donaldson

Attending: Ian Ladyman, Alan McMilllan, John Spencer, John Dingle, Kyle, Prudence, Harry, Tony, Ben, Rory, Jamie

New member: Prudence Bowe (Paid $15 to Ben)

Previous Minutes – seconded Tony

No New Business.

Safety Issues;

Cwc Gulgong Sponsors

By Karl | Fri, 30/08/2019 - 09:15

Airborne wind sports
Moyes Australia
Prince of Wales Hotel Gulgong
Thai for you Resturant Gugong
Cobs Bakery Gulgong
Butcher shop Cafe Gulgong
Gobble and go Cafe Gulgong
Shell Garage Gulgong
Comercial Hotel Gulgong

Free Camping At the Aerodrome
Comercial Hotel has 11 rooms but the bar is closed for renovations by new owners

New Business for September 2019

By arm | Thu, 29/08/2019 - 01:12

Hi All,
In an effort to keep the monthly meetings flowing I will create a new business post like this one each month.
If you have something you wish to discuss at the meeting please add a comment to this post outlining the matter briefly.
The comments will be accepted up to a fortnight before the meeting date. Comments lodged after that will be moved to next months business.
For those not able to post online, who are keen to submit new business, contact Adriaan, Jamie or Ben and we will post it for you.

A Painted Style

By arm | Mon, 26/08/2019 - 11:15

Hi All

Jamie has put his brush skills to good use and has put some parking instructions on the style we placed at the emergency bomb out paddock for Hunter Lookout.

Let's hope all who fly there are good enough to follow instructions!!

Land Owner Consent - Hunter - Whitings Lane

By arm | Sun, 28/07/2019 - 00:38

Hi All
Josh and Anna, the owners of the landing paddock on the east side of whitings lane, have agreed to let us use this as a landing site and have signed an agreement.

The agreement is available for viewing under the menu heading "Sites->Wattagans Group"

Please make sure you read and adhere to the agreement whilst planning to fly at hunter lookout.

Kind Regards



Membership of NHGC NOW OVERDUE for 2019-2020 season PAY NOW

By Karl | Sat, 01/06/2019 - 14:32

Membership for 2019-2020 OVERDUE
Yearly membership runs from 1st july to 30th June
Existing members need to pay $15 membership into bank details provided and
put their name on payment so we can see who made payment
NEW MEMBERS need to contact President Karl Kindl to create account before paying into Bank

Bank Details
Newcastle Hang Gliding Club
BSB 032087
Account No 334471

President to be announced