Balaklava Gliding Club Photo Album

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Melrose Weekend March 2015
Click here for full size image Jeff and Lou enjoying the Melrose scenery. Click here for full size image The Melrose scenery.
Click here for full size image The winch stripped down after having blown a gasket. Click here for full size image I hope there was no spare parts after the winch was put back together.
Click here for full size image Wheaty cooking for the hordes. Click here for full size image The Hordes.
Melrose Weekend March 2014
Click here for full size image The beautiful Melrose at the foot of Mount Remarkable in the Southern Flinders Rangers. Click here for full size image Melrose from the air.
Click here for full size image Preparing for a days flying. Click here for full size image On the grid with Mount Remarkable in the background.
Click here for full size image BXC covering ground. Click here for full size image Chris and Merv in BXC.
Click here for full size image Melrose silos and Showground. Click here for full size image Melrose Up Side Down.
Click here for full size image These guys will cook anything. Click here for full size image Nothing like a good dinner after a hard week-end of flying.
SAGA Training Long Weekend January 2014
Click here for full size image The club's ASK 21 BXC in full flight. Click here for full size image Cable Break. Whooaa what happened to the Gravity.
Click here for full size image Ian Johnston after a flight in a Super Demona practicing outlandings. Click here for full size image K13 and Astir 77.
Click here for full size image Our CFI in a Kookaburra. Reminiscing about the good ole days. Click here for full size image All good week ends must come to an end and planes to be derigged for transport back to Balaklava.
Waikerie Long Weekend March 2013
Click here for full size image Preparing for Launch. Check out the clouds. Click here for full size image Attack of the Flying Saucers.
Click here for full size image Perfect conditions. Click here for full size image Saying "cheese" at 9,000ft.
Click here for full size image A great view of the Murray. Click here for full size image Final Glide.
Click here for full size image When to much flying is not enough........Out comes the remote control glider. Click here for full size image Members looking on.
SAGA Training Long Weekend January 2013
Click here for full size image Darcy Moloney and Andrew Horton preparing for a Cross Country flight. Click here for full size image Alex Eden and Ian Johnston in control of the Pie Cart.
Click here for full size image The AUGC winch receiving an extra hand. Click here for full size image A full moon a rising over the Stonefield Gliding airstrip.
Balaklava Gliding Club Photo Album

Balaklava Gliding Club Photo Album

Click on the image for a larger size picture.

Melrose Weekend March 2015
Click here for full size image Jeff and Lou enjoying the Melrose scenery. Click here for full size image The Melrose scenery.
Click here for full size image The winch stripped down after having blown a gasket. Click here for full size image I hope there was no spare parts after the winch was put back together.
Click here for full size image Wheaty cooking for the hordes. Click here for full size image The Hordes.
Melrose Weekend March 2014
Click here for full size image The beautiful Melrose at the foot of Mount Remarkable in the Southern Flinders Rangers. Click here for full size image Melrose from the air.
Click here for full size image Preparing for a days flying. Click here for full size image On the grid with Mount Remarkable in the background.
Click here for full size image BXC covering ground. Click here for full size image Chris and Merv in BXC.
Click here for full size image Melrose silos and Showground. Click here for full size image Melrose Up Side Down.
Click here for full size image These guys will cook anything. Click here for full size image Nothing like a good dinner after a hard week-end of flying.
SAGA Training Long Weekend January 2014
Click here for full size image The club's ASK 21 BXC in full flight. Click here for full size image Cable Break. Whooaa what happened to the Gravity.
Click here for full size image Ian Johnston after a flight in a Super Demona practicing outlandings. Click here for full size image K13 and Astir 77.
Click here for full size image Our CFI in a Kookaburra. Reminiscing about the good ole days. Click here for full size image All good week ends must come to an end and planes to be derigged for transport back to Balaklava.
Waikerie Long Weekend March 2013
Click here for full size image Preparing for Launch. Check out the clouds. Click here for full size image Attack of the Flying Saucers.
Click here for full size image Perfect conditions. Click here for full size image Saying "cheese" at 9,000ft.
Click here for full size image A great view of the Murray. Click here for full size image Final Glide.
Click here for full size image When to much flying is not enough........Out comes the remote control glider. Click here for full size image Members looking on.
SAGA Training Long Weekend January 2013
Click here for full size image Darcy Moloney and Andrew Horton preparing for a Cross Country flight. Click here for full size image Alex Eden and Ian Johnston in control of the Pie Cart.
Click here for full size image The AUGC winch receiving an extra hand. Click here for full size image A full moon a rising over the Stonefield Gliding airstrip.
Click here for full size image Games being played after a hard days flying. Click here for full size image One of the club's K21s with the AUGC's K13 and Super Dimona ready for launch.
Some of our Solo Pilots
Click here for full size image Paul Mazzoletti being congratulated on going solo by Merv Lindner, 18 May 2014. Click here for full size image
Click here for full size image Shane Brooker and wife Julie shortly after he went solo on 25 April 2012 Click here for full size image Mark Collins before being sent off on his first solo flight by John Wheatcroft on 20 October 2012.
Click here for full size image Alex Eden about to be sent solo by the CFI, Andrew Horton, 13 May 2012 Click here for full size image Darcy Moloney congratulated by Instructor John Wheatcroft after going solo on 23 April 2011
Click here for full size image James Francis after his first solo flight on May 6, 2007. Click here for full size image Eric Stauss, 15, before his first solo flight on January 8, 2006.
Click here for full size image James Kingham went on his first solo flight on August 28, 2005. Click here for full size image Bob Watson after his first solo on January 24, 2004.
Click here for full size image Matt Colwell sent off for his first solo flight by instructor Andrew Horton on January 18, 2004. Click here for full size image Colin Stauss after his first solo flight on July 26, 2003, shortly after his 15th birthday.

Last update 15/12/14

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Games being played after a hard days flying. Click here for full size image One of the club's K21s with the AUGC's K13 and Super Dimona ready for launch.
Some of our Solo Pilots
Click here for full size image Paul Mazzoletti being congratulated on going solo by Merv Lindner, 18 May 2014. Click here for full size image
Click here for full size image Shane Brooker and wife Julie shortly after he went solo on 25 April 2012 Click here for full size image Mark Collins before being sent off on his first solo flight by John Wheatcroft on 20 October 2012.
Click here for full size image Alex Eden about to be sent solo by the CFI, Andrew Horton, 13 May 2012 Click here for full size image Darcy Moloney congratulated by Instructor John Wheatcroft after going solo on 23 April 2011
Click here for full size image James Francis after his first solo flight on May 6, 2007. Click here for full size image Eric Stauss, 15, before his first solo flight on January 8, 2006.
Click here for full size image James Kingham went on his first solo flight on August 28, 2005. Click here for full size image Bob Watson after his first solo on January 24, 2004.
Click here for full size image Matt Colwell sent off for his first solo flight by instructor Andrew Horton on January 18, 2004. Click here for full size image Colin Stauss after his first solo flight on July 26, 2003, shortly after his 15th birthday.

Last update 15/12/14