2018 NORTHERN REGION RALLYWHITIANGA AIRFIELD 16 - 17th November 2018 - Hosted by the Auckland Aero Club

Welcome to the Northern Region Rally

The Auckland Aero Club invites you to join us at the Whitianga Airfield on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th of November 2018 for the Flying NZ Northern Region Rally. We are pleased to be holding the Rally at on the beautiful Coromandel Peninsula, free of the busy traffic of the Auckland airfields

Friday 16th will be a practice/arrivals day. The day will conclude with a BBQ at the Whitianga Clubhouse at 6pm Cost $15 per person. (pay when registering)

Saturday is the main competition day, starting with a briefing at 0800. All competitors must be available from 8am and must attend the briefing.

Lunch is available between 1230 and 1330. The cost is $20 and includeds morning and afternoon tea. (pay when registering)

The buffet style Presentation Dinner will be held at the Mercury Bay Club in the town at 7pm. The cost is $35 per person. (pay when registering)

We will be providing transport to and from the airfield. $5.00 per person per trip, payable to the driver.

There is a one time landing fee of $5 for competitors and supporters, which covers from Friday to Sunday.

Rental cars are available at:

Suggested Accommodation


Friday 16th November
Practice Day

1500 Arrivals desk opens
  Some competitions may be held, depending upon Saturday's forcasted weather. If so a combined Judge and competitor briefing will be held.
1500 Competitions commence if required.
1800 BBQ at the Clubhouse.

Saturday 17th November
Competition Day

0700 Judges Briefing
0800 Full briefing - All Competitors must attend
0830 Competitions commence
1230 Lunch available at the Clubhouse, competions continue over this period.
1930 Presentation Dinner at Wanganui Racecourse.

Sunday 18th November
Wet Weather Contingency Day

0800 Weather briefings available at the Clubhouse - departures