2018 COOK STRAIT RALLYWHANGANUI AIRPORT 2 - 3 November 2018 - Hosted by the Wanganui Aero Club

Welcome to the Wanganui Aero Club

We are pleased to be hosting the 2018 Cook Strait Region competitions at Whanganui Airport. The weekend promises to be an exciting occasion of aviation and social events.
Whanganui Airport is a public airfield, and you can arrive any day leading up to the event (you will need to arrive by Friday). We have discounted landing fees for all flights on Friday to Sunday inclusive which is $20 per aircraft to cover all flights on Friday – Sunday. Please pay by cash or EFTPOS at the Aero Club on arrival. Many thanks to the Whanganui District Council and Airport for offering this.

A BBQ will be held on Friday evening starting at 18:00 hours. The cost is $15 per person (payable when registering). A cash bar will be operating.
A Saturday packed lunch is available for $15 and payable when registering.
On Saturday evening we have our celebration dinner at the Whanganui Racecourse. $50 per person (please book when registering).

We have arranged for the South Beach Café, located in the Airport terminal, to provide discounted cooked breakfasts for all participants. Show your FNZ name card and breakfast is only $15.

Transport will be provided for $10 for the entire weekend (please book on the registration form). Rentals cars are available by pre-booking with your preferred rental company.



Thursday 1st November
  Arrivals and practice
Friday 2nd November
1300 Arrivals desk opens
1400 Some formation or Aerobatics competitions may be held. If so a combined Judge and competitor briefing will be held.
1500 Competitions commence if required.
1800 BBQ dinner at the Clubrooms.
Saturday 3rd November
0700 Judges Briefing
0800 Full briefing - All Competitors must attend
0830 Competitions commence
1200 Packed Lunch available, competions continue over this period.
1930 Presentation Dinner at Wanganui Racecourse.
Sunday 4th November
0800 Weather briefings available at the Clubhouse - departures