Te register, make sure you are logged in with your username and password. It is the same as last time. If you do not have a log in name and password follow the link to get one.

To register:
Go to the Corryong 2017 ENTRY tab in the top main menu.
Your name will appear in the pilot list after your payment has been confirmed. So if you are paying by bank transfer (not PayPal) your name will only appear on the list when we see the fee has been paid into the bank account. This may take us a few days to confirm as we only check the account once a week. PayPal payments are processed immediately.

The dates for CWC as shown in the June edition of Skysailor are NOT correct. The correct dates are shown here:

Welcome to the competitions web page. We are setting up for another great season of competitions hosted by the Newcastle Hang Gliding Club.
1st: 2016 Central West Classic – Aero Tow Hang Gliding Competition 13th to 19th November 2016 and Practice Day is the 12th
The Central West Classic is on (in place of WOW and bringing back the spirit of the Gulgong Classic). Save these dates for this Aero Tow Cat AA comp on in the NSW Central West. This region offers big air thermals and ideal for getting in some big flights early in the season. Registration opens 8pm 31st July on the comp website www.wow.asn.au and is limited to 30 Pilots. This is a Trike Aero Towing Comp with the best Trike tow Pilots in Eastern Australia. Scorer is Billo.
Entry fee $145 plus $300 cash for tows to be paid on arrival at the Gulgong Aero Park.
To register or for more details for the comp clicck on the link in the menu bar for CWC
NHGC Comp Organiser - Ward Gunn: wardgunn@gmail.com ph 0414 356 588
XC Clinic – Contact Tony Barton at Airsports on 0412607815 proposed dates are to be advised.

2nd: Corryong Cup. Sign in and practice day Saturday 7th January 2017. Comp start Sunday 8th finish Saturday 14th.

3rd NSW State Titles: Sign in and practice day Saturday 18th February 2017. Comp start Sunday 19th finish Saturday 25th.

Cross country clinics will be held prior to Wellington and NSW ST more details will be posted here later


Flytec Element combo vario/GPS
We have been using "Airscore" for two years at all of our comps. It has proven to be very easy to use and succesfull. No more rushing back to the scorer to hand in your gps after the days flying. You upload your own tracklog via any internet connection anytime after you land.

HGFA Waiver

It is a condition of entry into any NHGC competition that the entrant must be a member of the HGFA and as such have signed the HGFA waiver.

Corryong 2017 ENTRY

Corryong Cup 2017 entry
Price: $145.00
Your mobile phone number during the comp.
I acknowledge I have read and agree with the HGFA waiver

Central West Classic 2016 entry


Entry fee for Central West Classic 2016

Price: $145.00
Your mobile phone number during the comp.
I acknowledge I have read and agree with the HGFA waiver


When: Dec 2016.

Where: Mt Borah Manilla, NSW, Australia.

What is it?:

A comp against yourself. Your chance to better your best. Aim high and go for the FAI Delta Gold award, or a world or national record.

Early to mid December has been the time for record breaking inland flights.
NHGC is hosting the GO FOR GOLD at Mt Borah Manilla over three or four days of epic weather conditions in early December 2016

Corryong Cup - Waypoints

Name Latitude Longitude Description Altitude

Corryong Cup - Downloads & Links

The following files are the same set of waypoints stored in 2 different file formats:

To download to your computer, right mouse click, select "save link as" then select a place and save it.

To load onto your GPS, use a GPS program on your computer such as GPS DUMP - see download link below. Turn on your software then connect your GPS and download waypoints to your GPS. If still unsure do a google search for "how to download waypoints to (name of your GPS).

GPSDump for Android

Stuart McElroy has GPSDump working on his Android phone and is able to download a tracklog from his GPS and upload to the web. Here is his description.

Mobile Coverage Maps

Mobile phone communications are going to be essential during the comp so make yourself familiar with the coverage maps.

A short video from the PRE-WOW

A short video of flying from the airfield, flying with one of the locals eagles, a bit of a country view and an outlanding.


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