Top land, or easy landing on the large sandy beach near Marine Parade. Caution the substantial number of beach-goers during the high season in December to February, and one other fine weekends.
Bay of Plenty Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club
No flying behind the tree line (norfolk pines)
Absolutely no flying or landing close to people or crowds when the beach is busy.
Make sure that you are carrying your pilot certificate with you and have evidence that your wings have had a current warrant of fitness inspection.