Springfield Aerodrome

Click here for the Springfield Aerodome chart.

Glider Pilot Training Program

Click here to be taken to the Glider Pilot Training Program.

SPOT Tracking

Click here or here for SPOT tracking.

CAA, GNZ Rules & SOP

CAA Rules
GNZ Advisory Circulars
Standard Operating ProceduresCGC SOP (Oct 2023).pdf
Standard Towing Procedures Turbo Dynamic – DYT (Towing Guide)Towing Guide (Rev 6).pdf
Duty Pilot Standard Operating ProceduresDutyPilotSOPSv1p1-1.pdf


Tasks, Turnpoints and Landouts

Click here for our Springfield Turnpoints, Landouts and Tasks CUP File. This file is provided only to assist with tasks and possible landout options, it does not replace checking out suitable landout options prior to commencing a cross country flight. No warranties!

Task 036.3km440-Limeworks 453-Otarama 483-Viewhill 485-Waimak Bridge 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 172.8km440-Limeworks 485-Waimak Bridge 423-Fonterra 431-Hororata 485-Waimak Bridge 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 271.5km440-Limeworks 453-Otarama 463-Rakaia 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 375.3km440-Limeworks 456-Porters 023-Coleridge 463-Rakaia 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 477.2km440-Limeworks 454-Oxford 431-Hororata 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 579.2km440-Limeworks 423-Fonterra 430-Highbank 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 692.8km440-Limeworks 439-Letitia 020-Cass 456-Porters 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 7111.8km440-Limeworks 051-Lees Valley 463-Rakaia 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 8120.0km440-Limeworks 447-Mt Russell 465-Red Hill 461-Puki West 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 9119.8km440-Limeworks 051-Lees Valley 407-Bealey 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 10128.3km440-Limeworks 442-Mayfield 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 11144.5km440-Limeworks 406-Avoca 477-Taylor 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 12152.6km440-Limeworks 417-Craigieburn North 446-Mt Oakden 478-Taylor South 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 13176.1km440-Limeworks 435-Katrine 407-Bealey 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 14201.4km440-Limeworks 480-Terrace Downs 459-Puki Saddle 418-Craigieburn West 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 15220.2km440-Limeworks 459-Puki Saddle 465-Red Hill 429-Hawdon 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 16237.5km440-Limeworks 409-Ben McLeod 020-Cass 401-SpringfieldThermal/Convergence
Task 17106.3km440-Limeworks 419-Esk 401-SpringfieldWave
Task 18111.9km440-Limeworks 441-Lyndon Road 455-Pearson 051-Lees Valley 401-SpringfieldWave
Task 19115.7km440-Limeworks 436-Lees North 401-SpringfieldWave
Task 20150.6km440-Limeworks 051-Lees Valley 457-Pudding Hill 401-SpringfieldWave
Task 21192.1km440-Limeworks 455-Pearson 023-Coleridge 419-Esk 401-SpringfieldWave
Task 22131.5km440-Limeworks 441-Lyndon Road 412-Cass Saddle 458-Puki 1 401-SpringfieldRidge/Thermal
Task 23188.2km440-Limeworks 458-Puki 1 407-Bealey 477-Taylor 401-SpringfieldRidge/Thermal
Task 24199.2km440-Limeworks 435-Katrine 427-Harper 401-SpringfieldRidge/Thermal
Task 25255.5km440-Limeworks 435-Katrine 469-Somers 401-SpringfieldRidge/Thermal
Task 26296.6km440-Limeworks 409-Ben McLeod 459-Puki Saddle 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 27301.3km440-Limeworks 466-Shale Peak 490-Winterslow 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 28307.9km440-Limeworks 435-Katrine 443-Mesopotamia 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 29320.2km440-Limeworks 447-Mt Russell 487-Wave Mon Sex 488-Wave y da puck? 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 30371.6km440-Limeworks 426-Hanmer West 414-Clearwater 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 31387.6km440-Limeworks 450-Muddy Lakes 414-Clearwater 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 32406.9km440-Limeworks 424-Hanmer 443-Mesopotamia 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 33424.8km440-Limeworks 479-Tennyson 414-Clearwater 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 34489.6km440-Limeworks 409-Ben McLeod 403-Amuri 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave
Task 35506.7km440-Limeworks 424-Hanmer 030-Dog Kennel 401-SpringfieldRidge/Wave


ClearNav Vario

The Janus has a new ClearNav XC Vario with the NavDisplay. Click here for the CNv NavDisplay User Manual.

More instrument manuals


Club Forms and Paperwork

Here’s where to find club documents, forms and, in the fullness of time, perhaps also the Constitution and copies of Flight Manuals and Equipment operating instructions.  Some documents may also be linked from other pages.


Volkslogger Information

The club has two IGC-approved Flight Recorders for badge flights.  Here are some useful documents:


Misc useful links and documents



glideTime is the program that we run on the laptop in the caravan to record times for the gliders and towplane. It was written by CGC member Rob Sherlock.