Mike Lissington obituary

Mike Lissington obituary

It is with sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Mike Lissington on 25th November, 2022, aged 57.  Loved partner of Debbie. Much loved son of John and Marion (deceased). Brother to Karen and Julienne. Uncle to Baylee, Hannah and Bella. Cherished by Floyd and...
Membership Renewal

Membership Renewal

It is that time of year again when we start the renewal process for membership of the 2022-2023 year. This process will kick off from the 17th October 2022 and to continue flying you must renew by 1st November 2022. This year the NZHGPA National Fee is $240 plus your...
Alan Hills

Alan Hills

It is with heavy hearts that we bring sad news to our free flying community that legendary Instructor Alan Hills died peacefully last night after suffering a brain haemorrhage, he was 64. There’s a message for all of us there- make every day count. But most of...
Jill Borst Memorial Trophy, 2022

Jill Borst Memorial Trophy, 2022

Blake Round has been awarded the Jill Borst Memorial trophy, for his significant contribution to the New Zealand paragliding community. The list of work is extensive from Club Safety Officer, NZHGPA Exec member, Training Manager, and raising the bar for TOW, Acro and...