Blenheim Model Aero Club's flying site is located on the Indevin Bankhouse Estate vineyard on state highway 63 approximately 10 km  from the Renwick, West Coast road turn off. GPS Coordinates -41.529139, 173.722824 



Club members meet at our flying site every Sunday and Wednesday  morning. If you are interested in radio controlled flying, please feel free to visit our  flying field on a club day. Alternatively, if you are interested in joining our club, contact our club Secretary
As well as our regular Sunday and Wednesday club days we also host an annual fly-in once a year, and several float fly's on one of the large lakes on the Indevin Bankhouse Estate's vineyard.
Our club members have a wide range of interests in model radio controlled aircraft including scale, vintage, aerobatics, electric, gliding and jet turbines and are willing to share their knowledge with anyone else who has an interest.

 

Coming Events
Blenheim Model Aero Club
28/29 January - Blenheim Summer Aerotow Quaildale Flying Field, 1566 Waihopai Valley Road



We are once again holding a Summer Aero Tow open to all current MFNZ members, winds badge essentual 
The Quaildale Flying Field is at 1566 Waihopai Valley Road. If travelling from Blenheim, take the SH6 westwards for 6km, just before entering Renwick turn left onto SH63.  After 2km, at Grove Mill Winery, turn left onto Waihopai Valley Road. After a further 15km cross the iron bridge over the Waihopai River and after approximately 100m turn right onto Quaildale Road. Follow the gravel track for approximately 400m then turn left through the field-gate opposite the woolshed. Follow the vehicle tracks going diagonally across the field to the gate at the far corner - go through the gate and turn left the airstrip is straight ahead in the gap between the trees.
For further information on this event contact Peter peterd@orcon.net.nz 

 

 
Blenheim Model Aero Club
Have a go Aerobatics
Febuary 12th 2017

A fun Aerobatics day with the aim of getting the more experienced pilots to coach the less experienced in some basic manoeuvres such as loops, rolls and stall turns.

Recent Events 
Blenheim Model Aero Club
Float Fly 
October 23rd 2016
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It was great to see model aircraft of all types pulled out of the rafters and fitted with floats for our long overdue annual float-fly at our new venue. A big thankyou to Constellation Brands for allowing us to use there lake at Hay Block Vinyard in the Waihopai valley.
For a full report on the days activities take a look at the latest Propwash




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