Rangitata Island Aerodrome


Rangitata Island Aerodrome is situated in the tranquil countryside of the Canterbury Plains, encompassed by the stunning backdrop of Mount Peel and the Rangitata River.

Our central location places Rangitata Island Aerodrome only 1.5 hours drive south of Christchurch and 30 Minutes North of Timaru.


Trial Flight Vouchers


Struggling to find the right present for that special occasion?   Then give the gift of flight!

Trial Flight vouchers start from just $55 for 10 minutes, $70 for 20 minutes or $100 for a  30 minute instructional trial flight with one of our experienced instructors.

Contact us for order information.

Email: Russell.Brodie@realflying.co.nz

Call: +64 27 276 0914


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Find Us

By Land

We are located at 1 Brodie Road, Rangitata Island, South Canterbury. Only 2km East of SH1 between the two Rangitata River Bridges.

By Air

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Co-Ordinates:  44° 5’5.44″S   171°24’58.32″E

By Phone

+64 3 693 8675 (Aerodrome)
+64 27 276 0914 (Russell)
+64 21 264 4400 (Lynda)

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