Following the success of recent cross-country flying weeks at Beverley, two more weeks are planned for early 2016:

Both are Monday-to-Friday

January 11 to 15, 2016 - Organizer Ross Richardson email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

February 15 to 19, 2016 - Organizer Ian Cook email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Below are two information documents regarding the previous October XC Week which may be useful

document XC Week Rules (21 KB)

document XC WEEK (21 KB)


The Cunderdin “Carter Cup” will be held at GCWA airfield Cunderdin between Sunday the 25th and 31st of October 2015.

All Glider Pilots are welcome!

There also may be a number of aircraft available at GCWA for hire also, the new DG1000s / PW6 and 3 x Jantar’s, let us know and we will see if we are able to accommodate your request upon their availability.


The GCWA facilities are available for use, the kitchen and BBQ area at your disposal. The final evening Saturday the 31st we will have a BBQ at minimal at cost pricing of approx. $ 15/ head. Lunches will also be available each day again at minimal cost.


There are Caravan facilities available if you would like to bring your own caravan there is a facilities fee of $ 30 for the week. Dongas for $ 30 / night or the deluxe ensuite versions (2) for $ 50 / night. We also may have some members vans available so let us know what you need. Onsite tents / bunk house…. FREE… !


There are ample tie down points in front of the club house grassed area and watering points also, and please goto the World Turnpoint Exchange for local Waypoints:


This is a fun event for racing and for the newbie wanting to wet their feet in cross country racing, we are all there too look after each other, GCWA and its members certainly welcomes you and wishes you a great week of flying.


To Enter the “Carter Cup” please login to the survey monkey entry form here:

(If you do not wish to enter, do not click on link above to survey monkey)


We are requesting a $ 100 deposit credited to your flying account – Please use your initial and last name as remittance to easily identify eg.  Joe Bloggs…… JBloggs


Account Name: Gliding Club of WA

Bank: National

BSB: 086 131

Account No: 03608 6731


Carter Cup Director – Rob Hanbury (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)



Kind regards,

Swain Johnson

GCWA President

Mobile : 0411 733 122

Registered Competitors

Greg Beecroft LS8 HCB
Russell Brierley Nimbus 2 IIX 
Ian Cook LS8 GLA
Paul Croft Ventus 2C ULZ
Charles Galloway Std Libelle H201B GJW
Rob Hanbury Stemme S10 GTS
Rod Loder Std Cirrus GJR
Daryl Mackay Std Cirrus GOQ
Colin Whisson Nimbus 2 GCU
John Whitman Jantar Std 3 HNF
Paul Rose Discus GUF
Greg McDonald Astir CS WVN
John Kenny Ventus B GGH
Geoff Overheu ASW24 GEM
Ross Richardson LS8 GIG
Marek Dukowicz Kestrel 19 UWP
Kevin Saunders To Be Advised
Dennis Macneall PIK20E GUX